MARIAN HAYDEN

MARIAN HAYDEN Born in Detroit, MI, a crucible of jazz, Marion Hayden is one of the nation’s finest proponents of the acoustic bass. Mentored by master trumpeter Marcus Belgrave, Hayden began performing jazz at the age of 15. She has performed with such diverse...

JAZZMEIA HORN

JAZZMEIA HORN Jazzmeia Horn is an accomplished artist, designer, singer and songwriter. Her vocal gifts have been compared to the stylings of such iconic women of Jazz, as Betty Carter, Sarah Vaughan, and Nancy Wilson.  She has been nominated  three times for a GRAMMY...

MONICA HASLIP

MONICA HASLIP Little Black Pearl’s Founder and Executive Director, Monica Haslip, is a compelling voice on behalf of children and the arts. Alabama bred, Monica’s love affair with visual arts began while attending the Alabama School of Fine Arts and continued through...

Christopher Batten

Managing Expectations Artist: Christopher Batten Currently on exhibit in thecarrcenterglobal.org (TheCVC) Managing Expectations is a collection of work by Christopher Batten Born in Detroit, Michigan Christopher Batten began his undergraduate training at the Columbus...

Kelani Fatai Oladimeji

We Everywhere Exhibition Series Currently on exhibit in thecarrcenterglobal.org (TheCVC), this bright and beautiful exhibition is a rich and sweeping exploration of Black creativity across geographies, We Everywhere introduces to  some and affirms for others that the...