Posts Tagged "New York"

Salif Keita X Harlem

SPECIAL RECEPTION FOR THE LEGENDARY SALIF KEITA @ FARAFINA CAFE SATURDAY APRIL 9th 2011   1813 AMSTERDAM AVENUE CORNER OF 150th STREET DOORS OPEN AT 11PM

Restless City.

Patiently waiting to watch this film Nigerian born director Andrew Dosunmu weaves the story of a young African immigrant leaving and hustling in the streets of New York in his new project Restless City. Also we definitely want to check…

PLAY: "A SEASON IN THE CONGO"

In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the independence of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rico Workshop Productions and producers Jackie Jeffries and Rico Speight will present Aime Cesaire’s “A SEASON IN THE CONGO” at the LION THEATRE at…

Caribbean Cultural Center Exhibition (New York).

Go Get Lifted! Wearing Spirit: Aesthetically Personifying the Feminine in African Sacred Traditions opened on Thursday, March 11th. The Exhibit features the work of 27 artists who have created pieces honoring the feminine energy found present in African Spirituality. This…

A Giant Awakes!

American model, Sessilee Lopez covers Arise Issue 6. Arise magazine hosted their second successful Promise of Africa collective Fashion show at the Fashion week tents here in New York city last Friday. That was followed by a lavish after party…

Yinka,Live Music,T.I.A+Ice Cream!

The culture is definitely experiencing a renaissance! great quality events and energy in the big city this past couple of weekends. And this one proves to be no different. Yinka Shinobare MBE exhibition is currently up at the Brooklyn Museum…

HAPPY BIRTH DAY TO YOU.. TATA MANDELA!!

Human rights activist and former South African president Nelson Mandela turns 91 TODAY July 18, 2009. NEW YORK HOSTS THE FIRST ‘MANDELA DAY’ CONCERT ‘A Special Concert to celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 91st Birthday’ Radio City Music Hall on July 18,…

I Bring What I Love – Youssou N'Dour.

I Bring What I Love is an uplifting, music-driven journey into the power of one man’s voice to inspire global change. The film unfolds an extraordinary moment in the life of Youssou N’dour — the best selling and most influential…

T.I.A. This is Africa Part thr33!!

This party series has been growing pretty well.  Big up to Nina, JC and Ole for all the great nights. Maybe  just the mere fact that they carry my favourite imported brew Tusker, makes it even more worthwhile. Keep rocking part…

T.I.A: "This Is Africa" Part Deux!!

A party so BIG it needs an abbreviation…and has its own theme song. Cue K’naan’s (Troubadour) and crank up the first track T.I.A. Come Join the Party!! Brick www.bricknyc.com 22 Warren St # A New York, NY 10007 (212) 577-2725…