Feb 26–May 2: “Young, Gifted and Black,” a NYC exhibition of 50 contemporary works of emerging artists that explore race, class, politics and human dignity.
Marian Anderson used her rejection and status to shine a light on racial inequality and unite Americans.
Catalina Ouyang is a visual artist and self-described “child of the Chinese diaspora by way of St. Louis, New Jersey, and an obscure cul-de-sac outside of Chicago.”
“We who believe in freedom cannot rest until it comes,” goes Ella’s Song, written to honor civil and human rights activist Ella Baker. Baker had a particular vision for the movement’s growth.