Despite the deluge of online memes, reactions on the ground were mostly positive, but some think the work lacks context.
The Daily Show and hundreds on social media roasted Hank Willis Thomas’s tribute to Martin Luther and Coretta Scott King in Boston.
The sculptural tribute was installed in a Boston park, the city where the couple first met.
These free and low-cost workshops, screenings, performances, and more celebrate the life and legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
When we honor King publicly, as many in the art circle did on Monday, we use these moments to do more than just remember and pay tribute.
“March Through Time,” an interactive educational experience inside the popular online game, recreates the March on Washington, with embarrassing results.
The ledger signed by the civil rights activist in 1963 fetched $130,000 at Hake’s Auctions.
Filmmaker Sam Pollard talks to Hyperallergic about his documentary MLK/FBI, how history repeats, and how authorities treat left- and right-wing protests differently.
The films MLK/FBI and Enemies of the State offer contrasting looks at government oppression.
BAM’s Annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is a free event series that remembers the momentous civil rights leader and recognizes the contributions of historic and contemporary Black figures.
The day-long program of activities includes music performances, speech readings, and a children’s march.
Over 6,000 people have signed a petition to uninstall the eight-foot-tall bronze monument, a jarringly imprecise monument to the iconic leader in the Civil Rights Movement.