We asked artists to create work that went beyond words. Here are some of our favorites from 2016.
Posted on December 27, 2016, at 10:01 a.m. ET
“Gloom may persist for several weeks or months.”
"Any place can be a cage."
After years of living in a place I couldn’t really know, it was volunteering with a meal delivery service — and meeting the people who needed those meals — that finally opened New York City up to me.
In a world where any interaction with police could turn us into hashtags, black people remind each other that our lives matter.
There won’t be a female president next year, but soon. These are just a few of the many brilliant women from history who paved the way for the women yet to come.
Fighting hard to fit in.
If you’ve ever felt defensive or hurt when your non-white friends have talked about racism, this flowchart’s for you.
Exploring the difficulties of moving past the memories that haunt us.
No, Mom, my bisexuality is not a “youthful phase.”
Karolina Waclawiak is the executive editor of culture for BuzzFeed News and is based in Los Angeles.
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