I attended the Atlanta March for Social Justice & Women Saturday with my mother and a few people who go to my mosque. President Trump, this is what democracy looks like.
Week two was video editing week for teens of VOX Media Cafe. In groups, they shot b-roll and learned to edit multimedia packages for publication.
During week two, VMC participants were in the field shooting video and working with professional journalists to learn shooting and editing skills. “It was hard not to cut off sentences while editing the video,” says Chris Rogers, 13. “But it was fun.”
The highly-anticipated “The Rise of Sneaker Culture” made its way to Atlanta with a variety of shoes in tow to please both the seasoned art critic and the impassioned local sneakerhead alike. Atlanta, a city that acts as a hub for fashion, especially in regard to black fashion and the surrounding culture, is a match […]
Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) was a pioneer of the Neo-Expressionism movement and one of the most prominent artists of the 1980’s. A commonality amongst the artists of the period were bold, almost crudely-drawn letters strung together into thought-provoking phrases. Basquiat gave life to these letters, treating them with an importance equal to the drawings and sketches […]
Teen reporter Anita Rollins covered the International Day of the Girl sponsored by the National Center for Civil and Human Rights October 10, 2015. Here are a few of the photos from the event.
The Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark is the first of its kind and one of Atlanta’s many hidden treasures. Tucked alongside the Atlanta BeltLine, the park is not only home to a skatepark, but also a multi-use athletic field and a playground. This park holds so much meaning to its daily visitors and Tony Hawk (who […]
Pink/ The color most commonly overlooked / Pink can be happy/ It can be angry and/ It can be sad
The stroke of a brush, the drag of a pencil or even the molding of clay has had the ability to bring together teens from all over Metro Atlanta for this exhibition.
Downtown Decatur is a hidden treasure in the array of teen hangouts in the metro Atlanta area. It’s full of entertainment and a great place to go with a few friends for an afternoon of awesomeness. Last week, I took some of my friends to Decatur, and we explored a few of the best hangout […]