This regular section of The Passage Project is the spot to find abbreviated notes on news and events throughout the African Diaspora and beyond
New York City
Jack Whitten's Apps for Obama (2011); Alexander Gray Associates
New York based artist Jack Whitten latest show opens tonight at Alexander Gray and Associates. The show will run through October 15 and will include large and small-scale paintings and drawings.
Inaugural issue of Mambu Badu magazine.
Thanks to the incredible blog Dodge & Burn I learned about the incredible online magazine Mambu Badu magazine published by Mambu Badu Photography Collective. The theme of the inagural issue is memory and the featured photoghers include Ethiopian-born Yodith Dammlash, Jennifer N. Everett, Nikita Gale, Nkechi Ebubedike, Sheree R. Swann, and Tonika Johnson.