Archive for July, 2011

Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Through my body, I live unchained

Post by LU Team Member Lulu Kitololo As Niambi mentioned last week, I too am very honored and excited to be a part of this community and share my thoughts, inspiration and passion when it comes to art and living unchained. Fittingly, there’s a question that I’ve been asking myself and exploring for years, albeit […]

Friday 22 July, 2011

Sapphire’s New Book: Still Helping us See, Helping us Heal

Guest Post by LU Team Member Niambi Wilder Greetings Everyone! I am so honored to be a part of this movement and to be able to offer my unique perspective on living unchained. This is my first blog post ever (gasp) so I’m a little nervous, but also super excited. I’ve decided to make my […]

Monday 18 July, 2011

On It’s Own Terms: Oneika Russell Discusses Modern and Jamaican Art

I like visually pleasing art that I can see hanging on my living room or bedroom walls. Yet, more and more, I’m growing to appreciate modern and conceptual artists who create work that isn’t necessarily beautiful in it’s presentation, but beautiful in it’s truth and purpose. Kara Walker’s silhouettes of an infant being stabbed and […]

Wednesday 13 July, 2011

Meet Ms. Paris

Post by LU Team Member Daisy Giles Alissa Paris Gilbert is one of a kind – that’s for sure. I remember the first time I saw her. I was taking a summer yoga class with a friend when I saw this tiny thing bounce into the room. Her flat top and neon spandex caught my […]