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Contemporary Art of Nigeria Exhibition opening in Chicago

"My work is more ritualistic today. I extract the Essence out of form through the use of tones, textures & lines while still retaining the identity of the subject. This was the Goal of Traditional African-Artists, its straight, direct and to the Point!" Dayo Laoye 

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Hollywood has been obviously lacking in stories depicting African Americans. Black audiences got to see releases of satirical comedies like Think Like a Man 2 and About Last Night (written for a white cast). But nothing with that dramatic emotional draw we so desire. But wait its coming. Read

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Steve A. Prince is an artist, educator and art evangelist. His mediums are printmaking, drawing and sculpture. Steve is a native of New Orleans and the crescent city's rich tradition of art, music and religion pulsate through his work. Hammonds House Museum has an opening Reception July 13th featuring the works of Steve Prince, Claude Clark and Najee Dorsey More

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Boogie with us at Uptown Fridays! at The Studio Museum in Harlem! With a variety of vibrant events this series transforms the Museum into a center of social activity in Harlem. Read

MIAMI ART WAR: frontlines

BABACAR M'BOW the new director of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) has been in the middle of a full fledged ART WAR

MOCA Allegedly Reaches Agreement With North Miami: M'Bow Stays, Trustees to Leave With 150 Artworks.  Coverage on this developing story ...

 

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Emory Douglas worked as the Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party from 1967 until the Party disbanded. He made some of the most iconic art work of the past 50 years, and he continues to live in the East Bay of the Bay Area. More

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Leaving Mississippi — Reflections on Heroes and Folklore: Works by Najee Dorsey (August 21, 2014 - January 4, 1015) at the Columbus Museum. Read

 
 
 

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Art by Angela Davis Johnson: New Works In Gallery

Who was Claude Clark...

One of America's most respected black artists, Claude Clark was an influential educator as well as an art instructor, Clark was instrumental in establishing the Art Department at Alabama's Talladega College. He taught there from 1948 until 1955, when he was succeeded by the young David Driskell. Claude Clark's work will be on exhibit at Hammonds House Museum. Read

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Art by Raub Welch: New Works Just In our Gallery

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Shantrelle P. Lewis interviews Najee Dorsey Founder / CEO of Black Art In America for the Summer Issue of Art Voices Magazine. Read

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Ericka Harden didn’t wait for that next call to sit in a crowded audition room to audition for girl #2.  She pulled out her laptop and all the connections she made in Los Angeles and created her own story, C.A.K.E. The Series. Read

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