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Amador Feature (Billboards)

From the family of the grandfathers of street art, the hand-painted billboard artist, Rudy Amador, learned this art form from his Father in Cuba and is one of the last great hand-painted billboard artists

Rudy Amador (samples)…

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Added by bai americana on August 29, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Call For Artists! Hands Up, Don't Shoot: Artists Respond

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ABOUT THE CALL

This Alliance of Black Art Galleries (the “Alliance”) Visual Art…

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Added by Freida Wheaton @ Salon53 on August 27, 2014 at 1:18pm — No Comments

Tell It Like It Is, The Works of Glenn Ligon

by Michael Owens

Glenn Ligon is an African American conceptual artist whose work raises questions about  race, language, desire, sexuality, and identity. Ligon engages in intertextuality with other works from the visual arts, literature, and history, as well as his own life. Ligon's work is a direct challenge to American sensibilities and is greatly influenced by his experiences as an African American and as a homosexual living in the…

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Added by Michael Owens on August 25, 2014 at 12:59pm — No Comments

Video of the Art Club Creating with our fearless leader.

Added by Thurmond Goins on August 25, 2014 at 12:00am — No Comments

Rebuild Foundation Newsletter

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Added by Black Art In America on August 24, 2014 at 4:19pm — No Comments

Rebuild Foundation Newsletter

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Added by Black Art In America on August 24, 2014 at 4:19pm — No Comments

The Studio Museum in Harlem Newsletter | August 20, 2014

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Added by Black Art In America on August 24, 2014 at 4:08pm — No Comments

BEST ART OF THE DAY (21-08-2014)

BEST ART OF THE DAY (21-08-2014)

Best Art of the Day (21-08-2014)  

http://www.artradio.tv/best-art-of-the-day-21-08-2014/ 

Art transcends consumerism; it asks and demands more of it's participants. 

This is why we enjoy this particular piece because it takes a space normally reserved for capitalism displayed in the form of product placement and…

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Added by Darrell Black on August 24, 2014 at 3:21am — No Comments

Answering the call

The art club at NCCU has created a work of art that will go on display tomorrow morning two days before Michael Brown's funeral on Monday August 25.

Added by Thurmond Goins on August 22, 2014 at 11:30pm — No Comments

"Chasing Down the Pour" Opening Monday, August 25th at George Washington University, Washington, DC.

I will be participating in the group exhibition, "Chasing Down the Pour" opening at George Washington University/Smith Hall of Art-102 on Monday, August 25 through Friday, September 5th. Public reception: Thursday, Sept. 5th from 5-6 pm.

801-22nd Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20052
Gallery Hours: Monday thru Friday, 9 to 5 pm.

Added by Rosetta DeBerardinis on August 20, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Make your website look good with a 60% discount

Believe it or not, a good logo is the key to a successful brand. A logo is a visual and symbolic representation of your business. Wherever you market your business, through a billboard advertisement, TV commercials, newspapers, brochure, Facebook, twitter any social website. Your logo design is the ultimate presenter of your brand’s name and image. It is a major identity to your business.

Having Catchy logo is necessary to keep…

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Added by John Weinstein on August 20, 2014 at 6:24am — No Comments

Hands Up Dont Shoot

Added by Solomon & Pat Thurman on August 20, 2014 at 2:10am — No Comments

Hands Up, Don't Shoot: Artists Respond

Hands Up, Don't Shoot: Artists Respond 

The August 9,…

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Added by Freida Wheaton @ Salon53 on August 19, 2014 at 1:41pm — 1 Comment

Save our African American Treasures is coming to Birmingham!

NMAAHC -- National Museum of African American History and Culture

 
Save our African American Treasures



 Saturday, September 6, 10:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.



Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

520 16th St. N.

Birmingham, AL 35203

This program is free and open the…

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Added by Black Art In America on August 19, 2014 at 12:36pm — No Comments

Stand Up. Fight Back. Suppress My Humanity? Not! A Special Report from the NWA Democratic Black Caucus Friday, March 21, 2014

R E S I S T A N C E

Apps

Art intrinsically impacts political discourse

by making us see and discuss issues and ideas

that have to be addressed as well as

events that need to be remembered.

— Michael Simanga

Stand Up.  Fight Back.

Suppress My Humanity?  Not!

A Special Report

from the NWA Democratic Black Caucus

Friday, March…

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Added by Black Art In America on August 19, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

The Columbus Museum Presents Leaving Mississippi-Reflections on Heroes and Folklore: Works by Najee Dorsey

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

AUGUST 14, 2014

NOTE: EXHIBIT PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

 

 

Media Contact:

Mercedes Parham

Marketing and Media Manager

The Columbus Museum

706.748.2562, ext. 540…

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Added by Black Art In America on August 18, 2014 at 9:47pm — No Comments

Kevin Cole; LIving Off the Wall Contemporary Art Exhibition

Added by Solomon & Pat Thurman on August 18, 2014 at 2:38am — No Comments

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