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‘American Masks’ artist, UM professor receives threats after exhibit goes viral

The first time the masks were displayed, the reaction was thumbs up and some thumbs down. This time, Professor Billie Grace Lynn is receiving death threats.

‘Black Hair Magic’ exhibit reclaims the beauty of natural styles

When fifth-year student Alexis McDonald took a photography class and got free rein to do a project on whatever she liked, she had one...

Wine and painting offers new way to wind down

A blood red moon rises over a haunted house, surrounded by ghosts and a graveyard.This is not an opening to a horror movie but...

Art professor displays politically charged “American Masks”

  Crowds formed outside the windows of the University of Miami art gallery in Wynwood and stared at the display: Ku Klux Klan hoods made...

Mural artist gone viral leaves free art around campus to thank...

Artist Beau Bradbury graffitied a mural of an old-school Sebastian the Ibis on the side of the Geneva Hotel entitled "You Don’t Scare Us...

“Pop Art Prints” exhibition celebrates history and color

The “Pop Art Prints” exhibition celebrates the technicolor pop art movement, which began in the United States during the 1960s as a reaction to...

Ibis shutter art stands strong

“We will not be afraid.” This is the message that artist Beau Bradbury sent to Miami when his mural, 'You Don’t Scare Us Irma,' went...

Arts departments shuffle around dates, resources to accommodate after Irma

For two and a half weeks the University of Miami has been on a hiatus. Every class, extracurricular activity and event scheduled during that...

Miami Zine Fair features eclectic array of locally produced zines, products

When people think of zines, they might think of the 1970s New York punk zeitgeist. They might also think of the ever-growing “do-it-yourself” movement...

Celebrate National Poetry Month with poetry festival events

April is National Poetry Month, and there’s no better place to get in the writing spirit than Miami. The O, Miami Poetry Festival begins...

Spring break options for people staying in Miami

Staying in Miami for spring break? Have no fear. If you’re still scrambling to make spring-break plans, here’s a sampler of activities and events...

Lowe exhibition challenges stereotypes of black males with ‘Dandy Lion’

The aquamarine undertones of the Black Dandy’s suit and clean-cut vintage jacket attract your eyes immediately. The straw fedora that adorns his head perfectly...