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Local gospel singer Kevin LeVar brings arena rock and Disney-esque tenderness to the genre. [Times]

The winners of the DC Shorts film festival [Arts Desk]

Ah, summer. Watch the members of Loud Boyz romp around Ocean City in their new video for “Hard Feelings.” [Noisey]

Bill Cosby and his wife, Camille, will loan their private art collection to the National Museum of African Art. [DCist]

Photos of James Kern‘s repurposed newspaper cases, mattress springs, and gas canisters at Hierarchy [BYT]

Graffiti artists Eric Ricks, Aniekan Udofia, and Ernesto Zelaya teach area kids to use spray paint and draw murals. [Voice of America]