(9/13) His art work headlined a group exhibition at the Strivers Gardens Gallery in Harlem, New York City, in the debut as a painter in a show called "eMerge 2.0: Melvin Van Peebles & Artists on the Cusp"
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[about his somewhat eccentric taste in antiques] Some people get a sense of being alive by shopping and spending money. I get that feeling by giving unwanted things a new life.
Has been nominated for three Tony Awards: in 1972, as Best Book (Musical) and Best Score, as both Composer and Lyricist, for "Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death;" and in 1973, as Best Book (Musical) for "Don't Play Us Cheap."