Spelman College has received a $1 million donation to support the creation of a documentary media studies center.

A Broadway theater was named after the legendary Lena Horne.

Barrier-breaking ballet dancer Misty Copeland has launched a program aimed at making ballet accessible for Black and Latinx youth.

The trailblazer will be celebrated for her groundbreaking work.

Howard University has acquired a historic collection of photos by visionary Gordon Parks.

Actress Viola Davis will be celebrated at the Cannes Film Festival for her pivotal contributions to the arts.

Legendary funk musician George Clinton donated musical instruments to his former elementary school in Newark.

An arts center honoring the legacy of late legendary singer Otis Redding is being created in Georgia.

Literary giant Sonia Sanchez will receive the 2022 Edward MacDowell Medal for her trailblazing work.

Violinist Ezinma has launched a nonprofit to make music education accessible in underserved schools.

Spelman College has received a $12 million endowment for the creation of an innovation and arts center.

NFL player Emmanuel Ellerbee has founded a nonprofit designed to introduce student-athletes to STEM.