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Hartford’s essential fashion destination. Shop the link. Urban Threadz Owner Personally Selects Each And Every Item Sold At Urban Threadz With The Intention Of Inspiring Every Client Who Walks Through The Door, Offering The Best Edit Of The Most Important Premium Street Wear Designers Of Today And Tomorrow. @urbanthreadzclothing
Looking for a dope videographer to shoot your next video? Meet Niv…
CT’s Renaissance The Unification of Us watch clip and learn more here … Stay updated with more from the Negus Project FOLLOW THEM ON INSTAGRAM
A collaboration of artists, community members, enterprises, & volunteers committed to bringing color, vibrancy, and stunning art to Hartford. #hartfordmurals
We design experiences, content and tools to celebrate, amplify & support urban youth culture.
Stellar Sundaze: For elevation purposes, good energy & beautiful people a night designed for creatives in Downtown Hartford. #staystellar DOWNTOWN HARTFORD
With over 120k followers on instagram. Morehouse grad, Brandon Frame is Hartford’s own Change Maker. Follow him @theblackmancan
…. Listen to student reporter Madyson Frame on this week’s episode of NEXT
… Mijumi creates what he calls controlled chaos. We ran into him at the Know Good Market last month. Not only does he create amazing art pieces to hang on your wall, he puts his designs on everything from shower curtains and various clothing to phone cases and travel mugs. We dig it. @mikumiart
Send a message of peace through music to the world. This annual festival will take place Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 10AM-1pm at Bushnell Park in Hartford, CT. Raise your voice.
The People Project took to Pratt Street on Saturday to support Hartford Capital City Pride
Music, Food Trucks, Vendors and More!
Out Film CT is Connecticut’s longest-running film festival, bringing outstanding gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer film to our community. Every Second Thursday OUt film CT presents A Film of LGBT interest at the acclaimed Cinestudio theater at Trinity College Hartford
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a 23-year old self-taught creative from Hartford
RAW showcases indie talent in visual art, film, fashion design, music, performance art, hair and makeup artistry, and photography.
The D.N.A Shop blends local artisan screenprinting with pop culture themed apparel. Works from local graffiti artist to nostalgic 90’s cartoons to anime!
Check out the scene from the #NEGUSBLOCKPARTY
… McPherson’s FASCHINN is an eclectic nature-inspired fashion company embraces personal style and individuality
Over the years Oscar has opened for acts in and around CT including Young Jeezy, Max B, Papoose, Jim Jones, Sean Kingston, and Juelz Santana. In 2017 he’s was out in LA for the BET Awards and in NYC at REVOLT.TV to keep up with this local luminary catch him on YouTube.
The Power Circle: Songwriters, executives, radio personalities, photographers, designers, social media mavens, artists, and entrepreneur from the ages of 20 – 35 years old discuss their take on this generation in this 4-part series
Join the Anti-Division League of Hartford & HELP CREATE CHANGE!
Rise & Grind was created by Kiandre Gillespie created to simulate THE EVERYDAY GRIND …
… Got a great idea for a T-shirt Brand? Hook up with Artwurks Unlimited located @ 423 Main Street, Downtown Hartford!
Catch her on Hyperfreshmag.com where she highlights the top 3 up & coming artists on Music Count Down … you can also check her out on Where’s My Headphones. Here’s episode #1! … Y.Jones will also be co-hosting THE PLUG on 9/30 with Tang Sauce. Get the chance to meet her in person!
HartBeat holds auditions as needed for their productions. Get to know the ensemble and find out what’s next. Email headshot and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Video game tournaments, play console game, arcade, cosplay and more!
GoldBurgers made CT’s 20 Best Burgers List … Have you checked out their new location on Capitol Avenue yet??
50 Bartholomew Avenue | Hartford | 860-978-9345 … pairing of veteran and emerging artists TDS creates a successful path for salon artists to connect with the like-minded and the curious.
CT has an International production company in Rocky Hill … Synthetic is background casting for feature films. No pay, but meals and screen credit are provided, plus you get to see your mug on the big screen!
Kick-Off to CT Fashion Week @ Artists Collective October 21st, 2017 (Saturday) Artists Collective Hartford, CT 4:00 – 8:00 pm 8:30-9:30 pm Awards Ceremony
click here for more information on how to get your tickets for the 8/27 show at Mohegan Sun ….
and he’s CT bound on 10/3…
This year, summer learning in Hartford is all about your goals … Writing a book? Want to learn coding? Track your completed summer learning goals on paper or at hplct.beanstack.org, show a library worker your accomplishments by August 28th, and get a ticket to the Yard Goats game. … Completing summer learning goals earns you a ticket to the August 31st Hartford Yard Goats game! … Build a Better World: Read, Go, Do
Check out this vintage/ consignment/ locally made and designed clothing store on Whitney Street!
…Honored & Celebrated this year’s The 100 Men of Color Black Tie Gala & Awards recognizes the contributions that men of color in business, education, entrepreneurship, government, entertainment and service have made on the lives of people throughout the State of Connecticut and Western Massachusetts. October 20, 2017 | The Bushnell | Hartford
… The People Project went to Brooklyn on 8/11 to watch Tang Sauce and DJ Stealth compete in AFROPUNK’s Battle of the Bands. … While they didn’t win they were reppin’ Hartford hard! Pictured are Tang Sauce and musician & poet Oktober Brown. …. you can catch them in New Britain on Trinity-on-Main on 9/2!
… fashion, accessories, home decor in the spirit of the Motherland Zipped and Printed at the Know Good Market last week, YUP! @zippedandprinted
Big YUP to all who spent time with us Saturday talkin’ community and winning prizes at the Taste of the Caribbean and Jerk Fest on the Hartford Riverfront! … special shout out to our YUP Street Team; Tireice, Chelsea, Michael and Javon! photographs courtesy of Michael Martin Jr.
Devoted to promoting FREEDOM OF CHOICE and LGBTQ rights, Sappho uses fashion to give our community a voice. “What is beautiful is good, and who is good will soon be beautiful. ” – Sappho
still reeling off of Hartford’s Caribbean festival vibes? …find the best of roots, rock reggae + celebrity reasoning sessions Nice Up Radio Tune in online and connect with the likes of Capleton, Busy Signal, Dexta Daps, LUTAN FYAH and many more … Log onto www.niceupradio.com/ to listen … You can hear Dionne Adessa and Selecta Godda on Nice Up Radio every Sunday at 3pm (EST)
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With over 1 million YouTube followers, get hip to Anthony Fantano’s latest album review: FlowerBoy
From the School of Visual Arts in New York by way of Manchester Community College Fernando Garcia has us like, What’s YUP?! His work is heavily influenced by street art and urban culture, exploring patterns, shapes and themes of societal behavior, nature, faith, and personal events. See Fernando in action from this 2015 live art experience at West Farms
Vintage boutique | Art gallery | Creative art space 365 Capitol Ave, Hartford
Hartford’s Tainted Inc. offers makeup classes, hair and brow bar, full service for all occasions Interested in pursuing career as makeup artist? Check this video out?
Submit your work to Kulture, it will get posted only if it’s DOPE (OITD) Kulture Mag is also looking for interns, get in there!
Check out their Dance Battle video. See any familiar faces? You think you can dance? STUDIO8SIXTY is what’s (y)up!
Watch UZOO’s instant classic “Get Over Here”
Are you a style maverick? Local trendsetter? Then Ratbear Handmade is for you…
Black Frame Vision has captured Hartford, check out their Instagram page. Into it? Here are the top street photographers to follow on Instagram Already a master of the lens? Did you know you can sell your photos on these sites? istockphoto.com | shutterstock.com | bigstockphoto.com | us.fotolia.com
Manchester teen-preneur Cylus Anthony designer, business owner, bow tie guy Don’t miss his website liquidation sale, bow ties only $5 and hair bows only $2!
Check out the two fly women from Hartford who gamified hip hop A.V. Perkins (Ph.D of Trap) & Marian Andoh (Dean of Hip Hop Affairs) “UNIVERSITY OF DOPE” THE FIRST CARD GAME DEDICATED TO HIP HOP CULTURE purchase here
Meet Nygel White and Bernard Benjamin’s brain child YOP Clothing Years of Progress: YOP Clothing Want to experiment with designing and selling your own gear? check out teespring.com/
TangSauce, we see you! “thank you for this beautiful love letter to Hartford…” See how many people you know in this video…
Hartford Stand up! FUEGO IS ABOUT THE FIRE WITHIN. GOT FUEGO?