ArtServe Welcomes Leading Culture Curator Ludlow Bailey for 30th Anniversary Season

ArtServe, South Florida’s historic arts incubator, recently announced the appointment of Contemporary African Diaspora Art (CADA) Managing Director Ludlow Bailey as consulting curator for its 30th anniversary season. One of the nation’s leading curators of culture as art, Bailey will join ArtServe Curator Sophie Bonet in developing ArtServe’s upcoming artistic season, which celebrates the

2019-08-22T10:51:09-04:00August 20th, 2019|0 Comments

ICA based, Art historian, Yadira Capaz review of Afrofuture

ICA MIAMI based, Art historian, Yadira Capaz review of Afrofuture Review of “Afrofuture” Exhibition by Yadira Capaz March 2019 The “Afrofuture” exhibition as curated by Ludlow Bailey was a long overdue, missing piece in Miami’s Design District. For a place that stands for the power of design to create the world anew, it

2019-04-29T20:58:14-04:00April 4th, 2019|0 Comments

A pictorial review of the 9th Annual Art Basel Panel Discussion on Contemporary African Diaspora Art,Sunday December 9,2018

For an excerpt from the panel, click here. The 9th Annual Art Basel Panel Discussion on Contemporary African Diaspora Art moderated by curator, Ludlow Bailey, convened on Sunday, December 9, 2018, at the Biscayne campus of Florida International University. The global African international panel included, Nigerian performance artist, Jelili Atiku, Jamaican American art

2019-04-29T21:18:38-04:00December 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Yemoja Festival

Yeah! The D-Day is here! Yemoja Festival at Brown University. Join us for scared Iwure Odun, procession and veneration of Yemoja by 11:00am at George H. Bass Performing Arts Space, Churchill House, Brown University / Providence River at India Point Park, Fox Point, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

2019-05-02T08:48:18-04:00December 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

AfriCOBRA: Messages to the People / Opening Celebration

In celebration of Miami Art Week 2018, the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA) will present a groundbreaking exhibition celebrating the founding of AfriCOBRA – the black artist collective that defined the visual aesthetic of the Black Arts Movement of the 1960’s and 1970’s. 2018 marks the 50th anniversary of the collective which

2018-12-02T17:47:17-04:00December 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Behind Basel: Meet Ashlee Thomas

Ashlee Thomas serves as the President of Miami Urban Contemporary Experience most commonly known as MUCE.  MUCE is an arts production company located in Miami. Thomas has served as an arts educator in Los Angeles, Australia, Haiti, Trinidad, Guyana, and the Dominican Republic. In 2013, she co-founded Melbourne Webfest in Australia, serving as the Festival Director. Returning to Miami, she

2018-12-02T17:43:17-04:00December 2nd, 2018|0 Comments