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What Pennsylvania Avenue’s Official Arts District Designation Means for the Community

The black arts and entertainment district brings tax incentives and the potential for further revitalization.

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The Color Line

Black artists are finally receiving recognition in the mainstream art world, but it has been a long uphill battle toward equity.

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