Last week, the Harlem School of the Arts held its Fall 2013 Benefit at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Allen Room. The Leadership Award was presented to Janice Savin Williams and Christopher J.
On Sunday, September 8, 2013, designer Tracy Reese debuted her Spring 2014 collection at the Mercedes Benz NY Fashion Week runway show.
Saturday, August 26, marked the opening day of the 2013 U.S. Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, New York.
On Thursday, June 13, 2013, The Network Journal celebrated its annual 40 Under Forty Achievement Awards. The event was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in New York City.
The 2013 Haiti Film Fest, presented by Haiti Cultural Exchange, kicked off its opening night reception on Thursday, May 9, at Drom in New York City.
On Monday, March 25, 2013, Evidence, A Dance Company, founded by choreographer Ronald K. Brown, held its 9th annual gala entitled, The Torch Ball, at NYC's The Plaza Hotel.
On Thursday, March 21, The Network Journal held its annual 25 Influential Black Women in Business luncheon at the Marriott Marquis in NYC.
On February 6, the New York Urban League celebrated its 10th anniversary of its "Champions of Diversity" Awards Breakfast event.
On Tuesday, February 26, the Dance Theater of Harlem held its Vision Gala at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City.
On December 12, 2012, the New York City Mission Society held its bicentennial gala at The Pierre. Cicely Tyson and Kathryn C. Chenault, Esq. were among the honorees. The Reverend Dr.
On November 14, 2012, at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York City, Angela Bassett and Susan L.
On October 1, 2012, the NY Public Library's Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture launched the first of a new photographic panel series, Visually Speaking: Contemporary Photojournalism in
The Network Journal celebrated its 40 Under Forty Achievement Awards on Thursday, June 28 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Hotel in NYC.
Photos: Margot Jordan and Gerald Peart
On March 22, 2012, The Network Journal held its annual 25 Influential Black Women in Business awards gala at The New York Marriott Marquis at 1535 Broadway in New York City.
On February 28, 2012, the Dance Theater of Harlem held its 2012 Vision Fundraiser Gala at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City.
On January 25, 2012, the American Foundation of the University of the West Indies held its 15th annual gala at NYC's Pierre Hotel.
Photos: Margot Jordan.
On Friday, February 3, 2012, The Brooklyn Museum held a reception to celebrate a new exhibit, Question Bridge: Black Males, by multimedia artist Hank Willis Thomas.
On Friday, Dec. 30th @ Terrace on The Park in New York City, The Comus Club, Inc. celebrated its 89th Annual Christmas Ball. It was a Black Tie affair.
Photos: Margot Jordan
In December 2011, famed men's fashion boutique Eredi Pisano celebrated its 10th anniversary.
The Brooklyn Book Festival, the city's largest free literary event, took place this year on Sunday, September 18, at Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza at 209 Joralemon Street in Brooklyn Heights.