Author Archive for Rhea Yablon Kennedy

Tonight: Get Altruistic With Christylez Bacon

Grammy-nominated hip-hop artist Christylez Bacon is a mainstay around these parts, and tonight he'll be singing for a good cause alongside some very expensive water bottles. Confused? Keep reading.
Bacon performs tonight at Busboys & Poets along with WPGC's Justine Love, who will host, and keynote speaker professor Greg Carr, of Howard University's African-American Studies department. The event [...]

Eco-Minded Art, Good Vibes at Center for Green Urbanism Opening

As Arts Desk reported last week, the Center for Green Urbanism on Benning Road NE opened on Friday with a backdrop of multimedia works in the center’s Tubman-Mahan Gallery. The gallery’s name, from local heroes Harriet Tubman and Dennis Mahan, ties it to the center’s community-oriented spirit, and the gallery’s inaugural show, "ReCREATE," compliments the center’s [...]