"To get a deeper understanding of African-American heritage in New York, take a walking, bus or house tour where you'll see first-hand the incredible impact of the community on the city. New York City has a rich heritage of African-American culture that dates back almost 400 years to 1626 when
"While New York can be a hard city to live in, there are small pleasures that that make it all worth while. Take for instance the lovely winter afternoon I spent yesterday in the presence of artist Manny Vega."
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"Friends called him Romy, but the rest of the world calls him Romare Bearden, a master artist whose works incorporate vibrant elements of the African American experience."
"FEW aesthetic labels are as linked to a neighborhood as the Harlem Renaissance, the cultural movement of the 1920s and ’30s that created some of the most significant American art of the 20th century"
"Harlem is culture, heritage, art, restaurants, and music," she said. Each week, Orange leads groups as small as four or as large as 30 for an up-close experience of what she has dubbed the "Harlem mystique."