BY Frankie Reese (@_wonderfrankie) This particular article was headed in a very different direction, and prior to the election last Tuesday, I thought our country was too. I am absolutely devastated by the reality that Donald J. Trump is our future president. If an asteroid were hurdling towards the earth at this very moment I, […]
March 28 through March 30, 2014. Opening reception on Friday, March 28th, 2014, 6pm-10pm The Modern Woman is a weekend art exhibition curated by Amanda Saviñón and Lucia Hierro showcasing contemporary art works in honor of Women’s History Month. The exhibition includes some 20 works of sculpture, photography, painting, video, and performance with each of […]
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This is a powerful event folks. Women from all walks of life and professions will gather to inspire, empower and enlighten. Our wellness contributor and breast cancer surivivor, Eileen Z. Fuentes, is one of the guest speakers. Along side Beck Hickey, Dominican Pie, Qiana and Steph La Callejera. Did we mention that powerhouse Tess will […]
Video by Art By Dj Boy (@ArtByDjBoy) Check out: Her-Story: The Recap Her-Story: A First Look
BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Photography by Emil Baez (@_EBaez) Understand this: The WHIN By Any Means movement is for real. WHIN By Any Means is the most important thing to hit Washington Heights since the Uptown Collective. Real Talk.
Photography by Mike The Law (@MikeTh3Law)
Photography by Jay Franco (@_jayfranco)
BY Led Black (@Led_Black) In honor of Women’s History Month, the WHIN Committee has put together quite a formidable force of female artists to showcase their skills at Negro Claro (3805 10th Ave) on Thursday, March 28th. From the Rock/Soul stylings of the one and only Tess, to the grace and showmanship of Karen Rodriguez, […]
“Washington Heights” is a show about kids in the New York neighborhood “trying to make something of themselves,” according to JP. But before the premiere on January 9th, let’s take a closer peek at the cast–and their ‘hood– in this behind-the-scenes look at the photo shoot for the new series. What better setting to shoot […]
By Sheila Mcclear This ain’t “Jersey Shore” and there’s no Snooki, Situation or Pauly D — but MTV is betting viewers will fall for the cast of “Washington Heights” even harder than they did for the famed crew from the Garden State. “Washington Heights,” MTV’s gritty new reality show has already been described as a […]
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BY Frankie Reese (@WonderFrankie ) The following is a tale of two cities A Dr Jekyll Mr Hyde of a town The glitz and glamour, the nitty gritty This is how my Uptown Gets down And I’m sure you’ve heard of us Maybe even seen it But believe me When I tell you, Whatever view […]