Houston Artist Showcases Mexican Heritage for Dia De Los Muertos

Artist Louis Gonzalez of Luna Artworks is using his art to celebrate his heritage but more importantly honor his mother.

3 Harris County Department of Education Teen Writers Featured in National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Traveling Exhibition at MFAH

The “Art.Write.Now.Tour” showcases creations from some of the nation’s best teen writers and artists as it travels to the Museum of Fine Arts Houston (MFAH) Nov. 1, 2016 through Jan. 8, 2017. The exhibition is produced by the Alliance for ...

Can't Make It to DC to See the New Museum of African-American History and Culture ? Get A Topline Tour With the APP on Your Mobile Device

Clearly Innovative (CI) , one of the Washington area’s leading digital and business solutions companies, built and launched the official mobile App for the Smithsonian’s’ new National Museum of African-American History and Culture (NMAAHC) that opened Saturday, September 24, 2016. ...

Creator of 'La Borinqueña,' First Hispanic Superhero: We Needed a Symbol More Than Ever

In case you didn’t know, Hispanics now have their very own superhero – she is a mighty Latina come all the way from the Isla del Encanto.

Ava DuVernay’s Mass Incarceration Documentary “13th” Opens to Standing Ovation at New York Film Festival

Ava DuVernay’s “13th” opened the 54th New York Film Festival with a jolt of topical urgency, shaking up tradition as the first documentary to kick off the festival and addressing head-on the issue of mass incarceration and its historical roots. ...

SNL Has Taken Presidential Election to Another Level of Funny

The cast and crew of Saturday Night Live are relishing in their success at the start of the new season. Nielsen TV ratings show SNL an almost 30% jump in viewership from the 2015 season opener.

Kim Kardashian West Held at Gunpoint in $10m Robbery in Paris

Kim Kardashian West was held at gunpoint and robbed in Paris by men dressed as police officers in her private apartment, French officials said.

“Dream a World Anew” by the National Museum of African American History & Culture

There’s so much you wish you’d kept. Of course, you never thought of that when things were thrown out: your grandmother’s favorite skirt, a poster your uncle hung on his wall, an autographed picture of a minor star from the ...

Millennial Mompreneur and 5-Year Old Daughter Co-Author a Savvy Picture Book about Playtime and Technology

Playtime, snapshots and iGadgets best convey the theme of “Mommy, Me and Paparazzi,” available on Amazon. Angela Marie Hutchinson co-authors this children’s picture book with her five-year old daughter. Previously, she wrote “I Don’t Want to Go to Bed!” with ...

'Luke Cage' is Music to Cheo Coker's Ears

When "Luke Cage" showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker was a student at Stanford University in the early 1990s, he and some friends would DJ parties.

Yolanda Adams Morning Show Returns to the Airwaves

Multiple Grammy Award, NAACP Image Award, Stellar and Dove Award Winner Yolanda Adams will make her long-awaited return to radio on October 3, 2016 via Houston’s all-new AMAZING 102.5FM. The all-new “Yolanda Adams Morning Show” will be available to listeners ...

Lady Gaga to Perform at Super Bowl Halftime Show

Little Monsters, rejoice: Lady Gaga is headed to the Super Bowl.

Smithsonian Channel Partners w/National Museum of African American History and Culture for Historic Opening

On September 24, 2016, the Smithsonian will open the National Museum of African American History and Culture, the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history and culture. The opening will welcome President Barack Obama ...

Celebrated Street Artist from Mexico to Unveil Unique Mural at Emma’s Mex Grill

In a collaborative effort between the Mendieta family of Pearland’s Emma’s Mex Grill and Milagro Tequila, famous illustrator and street artist Beo Hake from Monterrey Mexico, has been commissioned to complete a mural that will encompass the art of tequila, ...

Houston Visual Artist Floyd Newsum’s Work To Be Displayed at The Smithsonian

Houston visual artist Floyd Newsum is celebrating the debut of his collection at The Smithsonian when it opens on September 24th. His pieces are part of the permanent collection of the museum.