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Jackie Murray Honors Harriet Tubman in One-Woman Show

The 2019 film Harriet is the most recent major artistic interpretation of the life of the abolitionist/activist/spy...

The CLTV’s “The Audacity” Explores Black Representation

Orange Mound-based black arts organization The CLTV (Collective) opened a new exhibition last month called “The...

Hannibal Buress Brings Comedy Festival to Mississippi

Courtesy of Hannibal Buress Hannibal Buress “Isola is literally short for isolation,” reads the website for actor and...

To the Max: Local Artist Heads to Memphis Comic Expo

Barbarians, walled-off cities, drone surveillance, and post-apocalyptic nightmare realms. No, this isn’t a prediction...

Meet Kalena Bovell: New Assistant Conductor for MSO

It’s a wonder anyone makes a career conducting an orchestra. It’s competitive, requires musical skills and education...

With Great Art Comes POW! Great Responsibility

Chris Claremont will be at the Memphis Comic Expo. The Memphis Comic Expo explodes on the scene with cosmic force...

Metal Sculptor Lewis Body Sets up Shop in Memphis

Lewis Body was a “misfit artist” during his teen years in Michigan.”I wasn’t interested in school,” he says. Except...

Luis Arrieche: Finding Fame as a Breakdancer

When he wasn’t hitting the law books, Luis Arrieche was hitting his head on the pavement. Arrieche, 31, practiced law...

Horn Island: The Last Show

Bill Nelson’s Walking Back to Waters Crossing With Cordie, oil on canvas, at the Horn Island exhibition at Memphis...

Frida at Frist

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera are so well-known in postcards and posters that it’s difficult to understand their work...