These Complex Self-Portraits Will Challenge Your Assumptions About Race
Genevieve Gaignard explores the ways modern race shapes identities and realities in a new exhibition à la Cindy Sherman.
The Artist Painting Intimate Portraits of Interracial Love
In honor of the 50th anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court case "Loving v. Virginia," which overturned bans on miscegenation, artist Leslie Barlow wanted to explore mixed-race identity in a positive, uplifting way.
What Being of Mixed Heritage Has Taught Me About Identity
How being labelled biracial ends up showing up the whole concept of race for what it is: an invention that doesn't really help to define people.
Growing Up Mixed Race in England's Home Counties Sucks
"I'm not sure why you're upset," said one teacher, after I was called a "chink." "You're basically white."
Women of Color Get No Love on Tinder
Out of the hundreds of conversations I've had on the app, about half of them have involved a man tokenizing me for my ethnicity.