145 episodes

Hoodgrown Aesthetic tells the story of artists of color living in Boston and abroad in the 21st century. In a monthly podcast we celebrate local artist, organizations, and businesses. We discuss current news concerning artists, students, educators, and poor communities of color, highlight celebrity efforts to support the arts and poverty, we invite local artists, advocates of social change, educators, and entrepreneurs for interviews and have some real talk.

Host Daughter of Contrast
@daughterofcontrast

New Episodes Once a Month

Instagram: @Hoodgrownaesthetic

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    • Arts
    • 4.1 • 14 Ratings

Hoodgrown Aesthetic tells the story of artists of color living in Boston and abroad in the 21st century. In a monthly podcast we celebrate local artist, organizations, and businesses. We discuss current news concerning artists, students, educators, and poor communities of color, highlight celebrity efforts to support the arts and poverty, we invite local artists, advocates of social change, educators, and entrepreneurs for interviews and have some real talk.

Host Daughter of Contrast
@daughterofcontrast

New Episodes Once a Month

Instagram: @Hoodgrownaesthetic

    White Wall Review: Being Muholi

    White Wall Review: Being Muholi

    Episode image : Sir Zanele Muholi, Vumani II, Boston, 2019

    Show notes/blog post:
    https://www.hoodgrownaesthetic.com/post/white-wall-review-being-muholi

    • 35 min
    Ep. 112: Tell Everyone

    Ep. 112: Tell Everyone

    Episode Image by Essmaa Litim
    Full show notes linked below

    https://www.hoodgrownaesthetic.com/post/ep-112-tell-everyone

    • 1 hr 48 min
    Ep 111: We Always Prideful

    Ep 111: We Always Prideful

    Episode Image by Jeffrey Nowlin
    @jeffrey.nowlin
    www.jeffreynowlinsculpture.com

    Full show notes linked below
    https://www.hoodgrownaesthetic.com/post/ep-111-we-always-prideful

    • 1 hr 54 min
    White Wall Review : SHEN WEI

    White Wall Review : SHEN WEI

    Team chat on video: https://youtu.be/wAojPBJIyrY

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Musume
    ISG Bio:https://www.gardnermuseum.org/about/isabella-stewart-gardner
    The Theft: https://www.gardnermuseum.org/about/theft

    SHEN WEI
    Wei dance studio: http://www.shenweidancearts.org/landing/
    Wei Paintings: http://www.shenwei.art/painting-2recent-works-1

    PAINTING IN MOTION | DECEMBER 3, 2020 - JUNE 20, 2021
    SPANNING THE MUSEUM’S HOSTETTER AND FENWAY GALLERIES, AND ANNE H. FITZPATRICK FAÇADE

    • 34 min
    ep 110: the queen is back

    ep 110: the queen is back

    Episode image by Sally Lee

    ShowNotes:
    https://www.hoodgrownaesthetic.com/post/ep-110

    • 1 hr 52 min
    109: Madam Mayor/Boss Lady

    109: Madam Mayor/Boss Lady

    Episode Image by Rita Tinega

    full episode notes:
    https://www.hoodgrownaesthetic.com/post/madam-mayor-boss-lady

    • 1 hr 6 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

Djre81 ,

Thanks

Great perspectives on Boston-focused (art)+(news) from voices that aren’t always in the spotlight. My only request is for time stamps in the episode descriptions so I can skip to specific segments - not that I want to, we just get busy you know...