Tracking African Americana
Webber, 32, who grew up in inner-city Detroit, says he got the bug back in high ... He also has a stash of Ellington's letters as well as two huge portraits of the musician by Simmie Knox, who painted the official White House portrait of former ...
Arts Foster Creativity at Stathakion Cultural Center
“The arts are fundamental to our culture,” said Billy Chrissochos. “They inspire us, fostering creativity. They help us express our Hellenic values, building bridges between cultures, and bring us together regardless of ethnicity, religion, or age.
Red, White and Blue Americana Atop a Cultural Rainbow
These transient concentrations of expertise, objects , showmanship and not a little obsession survey a given market while encompassing whole swaths of material culture ... it is richer in Americana and folk art than in classic American antiques.
ketchum Exhibit Explores Ethnicity in Today's America
Four artists, whose backgrounds reflect combinations of Native American, Asian, European and Mexican heritage, are featured in “Crossing Cultures: Ethnicity in Contemporary ... A performance of “Mexo-Americana” music by David Wax Museum on Feb ...
Part of building ethnic solidarity was constructing a culture and an identity ... That is, the more integrated into American society, the more they emphasized their ethnicity. Another study not only found that, as might be expected, more educated ...