Postal Service Issues New Kwanzaa Stamp

October 5, 2016 WI Webstaff 0

The United States Postal Service (USPS) recently issued a new Kwanzaa stamp, designed by a Los Angeles-based artist who’s been creating bright, bold, colorful illustrations that have become her trademark and signature. […]

Misty Copeland Among Glamour Magazine’s Top Women of the Year

October 30, 2015 WI Webstaff 0

Misty Copeland, principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, lists among Glamour magazine’s top women of 2015. According to a statement issued Thursday by magazine officials, Copeland along with trailblazers that include Reese Witherspoon, Victoria Beckham and Caitlyn Jenner, will be honored Nov. 9 at the “25th Anniversary Women of the Year Awards” in New York City.
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Artist Finds a Space at ‘Justice or Else’

October 14, 2015 WI Webstaff 0

Visual artist Charles Philippe Jean-Pierre presented a cultural safe space for thousands of African-Americans who traveled far and wide to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. “The intention is something so positive. It is artist-centered for the justice movement going on,” Jean-Pierre said. “I am trying to capture the 20-year journey for justice through the arts.”
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