Yo, Hip Hop!

Salute to the real OG: Hip Hop. Hip Hop’s official 44th birthday is today. My cousin used to play Public Enemy all the time. #FearOfABlackPlanet posters hung on his wall. Fast forward a few years and there I was, playing Wu-Tang singing word for word triumphantly, with Pac posters, Source and VIBE covers hanging on…

#NationalPhotographyDay

It’s National Photography Day💛 Today I want to share a couple of my favorite photographs. This iconic photograph was taken in Aug of ’58 by a relatively unknown freelance photographer for Esquire Magazine, Art Kane. Kane took a huge risk in organizing this photo and his unconventional approach worked in his favor. In all, 57 jazz…

Be Magical

“Be Magical” Live in and own your magic. Stay strong in your pursuits and confidence of self. The world will attempt to define you and fit you inside of their standards and expectations… Break Free… Be Magical*~*~  original poetry & photography ~ Noèl Clark // noelclark.com

#PrincePartyBK

On Saturday, June 4th Spike Lee put together a purple party to honor the life, love, spirit & music of Prince Rogers Nelson.  The event, held at Brooklyn Restoration in Bed-Stuy, drew an enormous crowd with attendees draped in purple. Spike Lee interacted with the crowd, graciously signing autographs and taking pictures.  The vibe was…