themaninthegreenshirt:

John Coltrane, Shadow Wilson, Thelonious Monk and Ahmed Abdul-Malik at the Five-Spot, New York, 1957

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1 day ago
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Look at what Naomi, Mommy and I found today in a used bookstore today! Clarence Major’s “A Black Criterion” is here. “Total life is what we want.”

Look at what Naomi, Mommy and I found today in a used bookstore today! Clarence Major’s “A Black Criterion” is here. “Total life is what we want.”

1 week ago
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Kyle Dargan on poems, Pepe Gonzalez on bass, Deepak Ram on flute going down now at The Center for Poetic Thought…again you should be here… (at The Center for Poetic Thought)

Kyle Dargan on poems, Pepe Gonzalez on bass, Deepak Ram on flute going down now at The Center for Poetic Thought…again you should be here… (at The Center for Poetic Thought)

1 month ago
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Mambu Badu… Dropping dark matter (at Anacostia Arts Center)

Mambu Badu… Dropping dark matter (at Anacostia Arts Center)

2 months ago
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No explanation necessary…BOOM! #dakar #dakart #senegal #africa #africanart #africandesign

No explanation necessary…BOOM! #dakar #dakart #senegal #africa #africanart #africandesign

2 months ago
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artsy:

“I’m making something I want to see, that pleases my eye. I look for materials that are really poignant, that are compelling to me. And if I could tell you why they were compelling to me, I wouldn’t be a visual artist—I’d be a poet.”—Nancy Rubins

artsy:

I’m making something I want to see, that pleases my eye. I look for materials that are really poignant, that are compelling to me. And if I could tell you why they were compelling to me, I wouldn’t be a visual artist—I’d be a poet.”—Nancy Rubins

1 day ago
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Cordel Literature collaboration Provisions Library and The Center for Poetic Thought..look out for more from this collaboration in the near futrure! (at The Center for Poetic Thought)

Cordel Literature collaboration Provisions Library and The Center for Poetic Thought..look out for more from this collaboration in the near futrure! (at The Center for Poetic Thought)

1 month ago
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Sami Miranda on poems, Pepe Gonzalez on bass, Deepak Ram on flute going down now at The Center for Poetic Thought…you should be here. (at The Center for Poetic Thought)

Sami Miranda on poems, Pepe Gonzalez on bass, Deepak Ram on flute going down now at The Center for Poetic Thought…you should be here. (at The Center for Poetic Thought)

1 month ago
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Sly (at Wash, DC)

2 months ago
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It’s been real DAK’ART and Dakar! I shall return! #dakar #dakart #senegal #africa #africanart #africandesign @dakartbiennale  (at IFAN Museum of African Arts)

It’s been real DAK’ART and Dakar! I shall return! #dakar #dakart #senegal #africa #africanart #africandesign @dakartbiennale (at IFAN Museum of African Arts)

2 months ago
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