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ESSENCE: See This Exhibit Before It Goes: Black Girl Magic Is On Display At The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Pen, Lens & Soul by The Beautiful Project" Gives the world an intimate and necessary view into the dynamic lives…

WRAL: Meet local young artists contributing to The Beautiful Project

A new exhibit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art features work from young black female artists from the Triangle. Reporter:…

The New York Times: ‘Beautiful Project’ at the Met: Stories of Southern Black Girlhood

An exhibition opens up important conversations about gender, race and the authority of the photographic gaze. (more…)

Indy Week: Black Girls and Women from Durham Visit Their Art Exhibit at the Met

When the pen is in my hand, what will I write? When the camera’s viewfinder meets my eye, what will I…

Forbes: New Metropolitan Museum Exhibition Features Works By Young, Black, Female Artists From North Carolina

A new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, “Pen, Lens & Soul: The Story of the Beautiful…

First New York Exhibition by The Beautiful Project to Open at The Met’s Education Center

On December 6, the exhibition Pen, Lens & Soul: The Story of The Beautiful Project will open in The Ruth and Harold…

UPWORTHY: #DearBlackGirl is more than a letter campaign. It’s a way to connect generations.

The most meaningful words are not those that the world says about us, but those that we say to each…

THE ROOT: Dear Black Girl: Letters From the Souls of Black Women

How long has it been since you wrote a letter? Not an inbox message, not an email, not a mega-marathon…

NBC NEWS: ‘Beautiful Project’ Launches Letters to A #DearBlackGirl Campaign

While today’s norm for communicating may boil down to 140 characters and a constellation of emojis, black women around the…