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Thursday, August 6 • 5:00pm - 5:30pm
A Conversation with Dario Calmese: Exploration of Black Imagination hosted by Nischelle Turner

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Dario Calmese is a multidisciplined creative who recently made history as the first Black photographer to shoot a cover of Vanity Fair magazine. However, his work extends far beyond fashion and photography. An artist, writer, director and storyteller – Dario is also the creator and host of the Institute of Black Imagination podcast.

A Conversation with Dario Calmese: Exploration of Black Imagination reveals the inspiration behind Dario’s work as a photographer and beyond as well as his philosophy around Black Imagination – and what it means to our future.

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Dario Calmese

Sitting at the nexus of art, fashion, and academia, Dario is an artist, writer, director, and brand consultant currently based in New York City. He received his master’s in photography from the School of Visual Arts and his bachelor's in psychology at Rockhurst University in Kansas... Read More →
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Nischelle Turner

ACE Festival Host, "Entertainment Tonight"
Nischelle Turner is an Emmy Award-winning correspondent and weekend co-host for four-time Emmy Award-winning show ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT.Turner is an award-winning journalist and a contributor for CNN where she is featured in entertainment segments on CNN Newsroom, New Day, CNN Tonight... Read More →

Thursday August 6, 2020 5:00pm - 5:30pm EDT
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