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pgp409: Decadent Dreams & Nightmares, a Pangea AfroSocial

pgp409: Decadent Dreams & Nightmares, a Pangea AfroSocial

I remember when I used to attend ArtMonday’s at Atlanta’s Apache Cafe as simply a photographer and artist. I’d walk in from a hard workday of a grind that was not mind doing work that, while it was substantive, it was also soulless to me and would leave me drained. So when I would get here it was like a baptism for my soul; a creative baptism in a communion of artists, photographers, models, DJs a...

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Black Love is Revolutionary

Black Love is Revolutionary

The powers that be are doing everything they can to prove black lives don’t matter. Eric Garner. Michale Brown Jr. Tanisha Anderson. Tamir Rice. Eric Harris. Walter Scott. Freddie Gray. Trayvon Martin. Amadou Diallo. Kendra James. Sean Bell. Alton Sterling.The list goes on… the struggle continues… And these to two young black militants were proving them wrong by any means necessary. On the run, tr...

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pgp408: in that window down the hall

pgp408: in that window down the hall

We took a moment. In the midst of working on images for a forthcoming feature and the promo images for our AfroSocial event in Atlanta, I had the fortune to see earthSista Phoenyx stand by the window in the studio down the hall in between sets… and I was inspired. Lightly draped in gold leaf pain, lovingly applied by the artist Ashaunti, her beautiful figure was delicately accentuated in silhouett...

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