The painter-turned-mixed-media-quilter explains the vision behind ESSENCE's historic cover
“I want to make sure that every project I do, I leave it in a better place for an artist that comes behind me.”
In an exclusive commission, the Fenty Beauty and Fenty Skin founder collaborates with the celebrated artist on reinterpreting modern-day glamour.
In his fine-art portraits, the painter reimagines the heroes of Black history and pop culture, casting some of our most beloved role models in an exciting new light
Let’s ensure our money moves and goals align with the soul and spirit of the Blackest month of the year.
The singer, songwriter, and actress is a fountain of inspiration for whimsical looks to try this year.
Brown faces and bold colors with the perfect light are at the core of Essien Akan's awe-inspiring photography.