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June 21, 2019

Summer Books of 2019 - Finanical Times List

Financial Times' list of notable Fashion Books 2019

June 07, 2019

How Rihanna’s Fenty Line Is Challenging Luxury-Fashion Norms

Professor Tanisha C. Ford discusses how Rihanna's clothing line was inspired by her own work on the Iconic photographer, Kwame Brathwaite.

June 03, 2019

The Artist that inspired the look of Rihanna's Fenty Clothing Line - Kwame Brathwaite

Liam Freeman of Vogue Australia discusses Rihanna's inspiration for her Fenty clothing line.

June 28, 2019

Where it all began

Brandi Fowler discusses the Kwame Brathwaite, Grandassa Models, Rihanna and the influence of the Black is Beautiful movement on pop culture then and now. 

May 09, 2019

How one Kwame Brathwaite photo captures the ’60s ‘Black Is Beautiful’ movement

LA Times Article by Makeda Easter

May 07, 2019

These Breathtaking Photos Shaped the 'Black Is Beautiful' Movement

More than fifty years after the movement Kwame Brathwaite helped to birth, his first book of photographs captures the nascent moments of everyday change. By Taylor Hosking of Vice

May 01, 2019

The Bold and the Beautiful. Kwame Brathwaite at the Skirball

LA Weekly covers the photography of Kwame Brathwaite at the Skirball

April 28, 2019

The Big Picture

Tim Adams writes about Kwame Brathwaite in the Guardian

April 23, 2019

How Photography and Jazz Merged to Forge the “Black Is Beautiful” Movement

Hyperallergic talks empowerment and representation

April 22, 2019

How Kwame Brathwaite made "Black is Beautiful" A Powerful Visual Movement

Blavity Interview with Kwame S. Brathwaite by Ida Harris

April 06, 2019

Black is beautiful: the photographs of Kwame Brathwaite

Ekow Eshun discusses the impact of the imagery of Kwame Brathwaite in the Financial Times Life & Arts section

April 03, 2019

A Legacy of Artistry

The Glow Up discusses the upcoming panel, exhibition at the Skirball in Los Angeles on April 11, 2019. Mimi Plange, Tyler Mitchell and Ruth Carter to join Kwame S. Brathwaite, Director of the Archive on a panel discussing contemporary issues of representation and activism.

March 29, 2019

12 Museums Exhibitions and Attractions to see in April

Art to see in LA

March 26, 2019

Black is Beautiful: Celebrating the signifcance of Kwame Brathwaite

The significance of the Black is Beautiful Movement through the photographic lens of Kwame Brathwaite

December 31, 2018

Art Forum's Critics Picks for Los Angeles

Erica Rawles of ArtForum chooses Celebrity and the Everyday as a Critic's Pick for Los Angeles.

December 05, 2018

Art Enthusiasts Preview Art Basel 2018

ABC News Miami coverage of preview day at Art Basel Miami Beach

November 27, 2018

The Photos That Lifted Up the Black Is Beautiful Movement

NY Times article on Kwame Brathwaite

November 14, 2018

Reframing History

LA Times review of the Kwame Brathwaite, Deanna Lawson and Meleko Mokgosi exhibitions currently on display in Los Angeles.

November 05, 2018

Blouin ArtInfo - Philip Martin Gallery

BlouinArtInfo Press for Celebrity and the Everyday

November 03, 2018

Hollywood Reporter - Celebrity and the Everyday

The Hollywood Reporter Interview with Jesse Williams Co-Curator of Kwame Brathwaite : Celebrity and the Everyday.

February 06, 2018

ABC - Fashion and Consciousness

Kemberly Richardson covered the work of Kwame Brathwaite as part of their Black History Month features.

February 05, 2018

NY Post

How a Harlem Fashion show started the "Black is Beautiful" movement.

February 03, 2018

10 Things to Do in NYC This Week: February 2nd – February 8th, 2018

Things to do in NYC next week

February 03, 2018


How One Photographer Captured the Soul of the “Black Is Beautiful” Movement

January 31, 2018

Pro Photo Daily

The Photographer who knew "Black is Beautiful"

January 22, 2018

AnOther Magazine

The Photographer Behind the


"Black is Beautiful" Movement

October 30, 2017


Aperture Celebrates 65 Years at the “Elements of Style” Gala

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