Noname born 1991. Rapper, poet, and record producer from Bronzeville neighborhood of Chicago.
Walter Hood born 1958, architect aka "community whisperer" and 2019 MacArthur Foundation Fellow.
Bronzeville neighborhood in Chicago aka “Black Metropolis” for its arts and culture.
Cornrows were sometimes used as maps to freedom during slavery in the United States.
Emman "Small Eyez" Twe uses technology to make music accessible despite being born with a left arm that is not fully developed.
Mamie Johnson 1935-2017. First female pitcher to play in the Negro Leagues.
Faith Evans born 1973, first woman artist to sign with “Bad Boy Records” in 1994.