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Comics as a Professional Art Form?

Comics as a Professional Art Form?

Culture, East Asian, Video January 29, 2015 at 1:37 pm

SinoVision speaks to Chinese MFA student Lisha Jiang about perceptions of comic illustrations and creating them for a living in the U.S. and China.

Rocking in ‘Bulletproof Stockings’

Rocking in ‘Bulletproof Stockings’

Featured Posts, Jewish, Video January 22, 2015 at 2:54 pm

Two Hasidic women form the alternative rock band “Bulletproof Stockings” performing at venues around New York.

Artists Respond to Police Brutality

Artists Respond to Police Brutality

African American, Culture, Featured Posts, New York, Video January 21, 2015 at 2:26 pm

A new multimedia exhibit in Brooklyn allows artists to voice a response to the deaths of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Trayvon Martin and others.

Marching for Juvenile Justice on MLK Day

Marching for Juvenile Justice on MLK Day

Young protestors in NYC marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by marching for racial equality and juvenile justice.

Remembering the Earthquake in Haiti

Remembering the Earthquake in Haiti

Caribbean, New York, Traditions, Video January 16, 2015 at 5:29 pm

CUNY TV’s “Independent Sources” looks at where the country stands five years after the earthquake and reports on efforts to preserve the indigenous languages of Quechua and Kichwa. The Haitian Times heads to the largest memorial in the Northeast for the anniversary.

Central Harlem (Screenshot via video)

Renaissance or Gentrification in Central Harlem?

Business, Manhattan January 15, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Locals and business owners weigh in on the new faces, businesses and prices in Central Harlem, in a video in City Limits.

‘Somos Los Otros’ Speaks for Those Who Can’t

‘Somos Los Otros’ Speaks for Those Who Can’t

Featured Posts, Mexican, Video, Voices' Picks January 12, 2015 at 4:53 pm

Watch as grass-roots organizers in NYC prepare protests to speak out for the Ayotzinapa students missing in Mexico since late September.

Displaying ‘Assembled Realities’

Displaying ‘Assembled Realities’

Culture, New York January 7, 2015 at 1:57 pm

SinoVision interviews photographer Jeff Chien-Hsing Liao at his Museum of the City of New York exhibition, which features panoramas that are “completely impossible images.”

Ingrid Griffith (Photo courtesy of the artist)

Guyanese Artist Tells An Immigrant’s Story

In a one-woman show, Ingrid Griffith plays 18 characters as she tells the story of coming to the U.S. from the Caribbean nation of Guyana.

Finding Beijing Opera in NY

Finding Beijing Opera in NY

Culture, East Asian, Video December 18, 2014 at 5:23 pm

The New York Chinese Opera Society wants to broaden the reach of the Beijing opera to mainstream audiences in NY and other international cities, reports SinoVision, which attended a staging of the famous opera, “The Orphan of Zhao.”

‘You Don’t Get Ebola from African Hair Braiding’

‘You Don’t Get Ebola from African Hair Braiding’

African, Manhattan December 17, 2014 at 5:26 pm

In a video on Afrikanspot, the African owner of Assana’s Hair Braiding Center in Harlem says “it’s not fair” and it “really, really hurts” that customers are staying away over fears of getting Ebola.

Holiday Singing for ‘Cookies for Kids’ Cancer’

Holiday Singing for ‘Cookies for Kids’ Cancer’

Culture, East Asian, Featured Posts, Video, Youth December 15, 2014 at 3:31 pm

To help fund research on children’s cancer, 3 to 5-year-olds at the Transfiguration School in Chinatown performed Christmas classics in Mandarin Chinese and English.

A Saturday of Protest: Ready for Millions March

A Saturday of Protest: Ready for Millions March

Criminal Justice, Featured Posts, New York, Video December 12, 2014 at 10:18 pm

Protesters prepare for the Millions March on Dec. 13, organized in response to the grand jury decisions in the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases.

The Return of Simbang Gabi

The Return of Simbang Gabi

Featured Posts, Religion, Video December 8, 2014 at 3:17 pm

The traditional Filipino Christmas mass was again celebrated at the Philippine Center on Fifth Avenue, to the joy of celebrants.

Ethnic Culinary Tour of NYC

Ethnic Culinary Tour of NYC

Food, New York, Video December 2, 2014 at 5:58 pm

From Ukrainian borscht to Haitian conch, get a taste of various ethnic foods in NYC in this video produced by CUNY TV.