Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture
Watching Jessica Henwick as Colleen Wing in NetFilx upcoming Iron Fist series, so satisfies one's inner feminist urge to butt kick the prevailing forces of misogynistic patriarchy. Watching Jessica Henwick...

By: Editor—G Moon |  February 9, 2017

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We would be remiss not to acknowledge that 2016 has been a deeply tumultuous year for many obvious social and political reasons. We would be remiss not to acknowledge that...

By: Vp Editors |  December 17, 2016

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In line with their tag line “Museum Tours for People who don’t like Museums," Museum Hack is a fun and absolutely worthwhile ride though In line with their tag line...

By: Grace Moon |  July 12, 2016

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Due to high turnout and limited space the Barnard hosted, Black Lesbian Conference 2016, sold out within weeks of its announcement, leaving many unable to attend. Due to high turnout...

By: Grace Moon |  April 7, 2016

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Beyond Bold and Brave’s 2016 Black Lesbian Conference: “The Evolution of Our Community” will be a gathering of intergenerational LBTQI Black/African Descent women to responsibly discuss important i Beyond Bold...

By: Editor—G Moon |  March 21, 2016

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Artist Macon Reed opens "Eulogy For The Dyke Bar" at Pulse Contemporary Art fair New York this Thursday March 3rd. This will no doubt be the queer event of the...

By: Grace Moon |  February 27, 2016

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It is with great pleasure thatVelvetpark announces our

By: Vp Editors |  December 21, 2015

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We knew her as Peggy Peabody, the philanthropic arts impresario who Bette Porter befriended in the first season of The L Word. We knew her as Peggy Peabody, the philanthropic...

By: Editor—G Moon |  December 1, 2015

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In her latest book, "Romaine Brooks; a Life" art historian Cassandra Langer sheds light on the In her latest book, "Romaine Brooks; a Life" art historian Cassandra Langer sheds light...

By: Grace Moon |  November 27, 2015

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Grammy nominated Jazz vocalist, Kate McGarry and group, The Tough Get Growing, unveil a multi-media musical experience tomorrow night at

By: Grace Moon |  November 18, 2015

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Perhaps if you are not a student of film you may not have ever heard of Shirley Clarke or her controversial and forgotten 1967 documentary, "Portrait of Jason." This pioneering...

By: Grace Moon |  October 28, 2015

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One of the last things an "able-bodied" young person thinks about is suddenly coming down with a mysterious crippling illness for which doctors only have the slightest idea how to...

By: Grace Moon |  September 25, 2015