Derrick Adams

Fashion

The Black Love Behind Pyer Moss

Meron Menghistab's backstage photos of Kerby Jean-Raymond's latest NYFW show highlight the joyful community of black creatives that has formed around the designer.
VICE Staff
9.14.18
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Kevin Beasley, DJ Spooky, and More Explore Art, Music, and the Turntable in New York Exhibition

"The Beat Goes On" was curated by multidisciplinary artist Derrick Adams and is currently on view.
Alexander Iadarola
8.29.16
Art

Groove Your Way Through Art and Music in These Four ‘Listening Rooms’

Group exhibition The Beat Goes On bridges the gap between music and art through its diverse ‘Listening Room’ installations.
Andrew Nunes
8.28.16
Art

Busted TVs Conjure Broken African American Stereotypes

TV-shaped rainbow portals offer a path to new perspectives at Derrick Adams' solo show, 'ON.'
Beckett Mufson
6.14.16
Art

The World's Largest Contemporary African Art Fair Returns to Brooklyn

1:54 New York has both a social- and market-driven mission.
Antwaun Sargent
5.7.16
Art

Body Politics Take Front and Center at Volta NY Art Fair

Eight New York artists craft provocative meditations on the body at 'Something I Can Feel,' an exhibition currently at Volta NY.
Antwaun Sargent
3.3.16
Art

Collages Contrast Black TV Representation and Reality

The works in Derrick Adams’ new show pit technicolor TV fantasy against the muted hues of real life.
Gabrielle Bruney
1.31.16
Art

Britain’s First Black Circus Gets a Live Radio Art Tribute

Artist Derrick Adams reimagines Pablo Fanque’s Victorian era Circus Royal.
Antwaun Sargent
11.30.15
Art

Nina Simone’s “Young, Gifted and Black” Inspires an Exhibition in South Africa

A group of young artists, including Zoe Buckman, Nina Chanel Abney, and Titus Kaphar explore the meaning of blackness in 2015 in the Hank Willis Thomas-curated show.
Antwaun Sargent
10.29.15