Daily Archive: April 6, 2021

What’s an NFT? Erika Alexander is using it to urge Black creative control

OPINION: Creator and actress Erika Alexander may have the answer to saving Black art with the afro-futuristic comic ‘Concrete Park.’

In America, Black people are always getting robbed. First, we were stolen from various nations in Africa (yes, POWs traded away count as theft), then our labor was stolen for over 400 years, then our human rights under Jim Crow for another 150 years. When plundering our bodies and labor wasn’t enough, stealing Black art, music and culture became the norm over the last 70 years.

From Elvis Presley re-packaging Black rock & roll in the 60s to New Kids

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Dubai unveils creative economic strategy to double the opportunities in the creative sector

To be on the global map of creativity and boost the economy, the UAE has been taking essential steps to encourage creative talents in the region. With Dubai always been encouraging towards art and culture, a new strategic programme to double the number of creative companies specialising in content, design and culture has been launched.

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the launch of ‘Dubai is the capital of the creative economy’ on Saturday, wherein the number of creative companies will be doubled from 8,000 to

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‘This is a Robbery’ and 6 other recommendations if you love an art heist

Written by Jacqui Palumbo, CNN

Keeping you in the know, Culture Queue is an ongoing series of recommendations for timely books to read, films to watch and podcasts and music to listen to.

Late one night 30 years ago, while the city of Boston was celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, it took 81 minutes for two thieves dressed as police officers to execute what is still the most expensive fine art heist in the world.

In total, they made off with 13 of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s pieces. The $500 million haul included works by Rembrandt, Johannes Vermeer, Edgar Degas

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