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the WORLD is YOURS book

The moment you've all been waiting on.  "The World Is Yours".

As a youth, I read feverishly in the hopes unlocking the potential that made other people become the best at what they pursued in life. Introduce your child to a visually stimulating and mind elevating experience to…

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Added by Marcus Sterling Alleyne on May 5, 2016 at 10:25am — No Comments

Indigo Magic at The Frederick Douglass Isaac Myers Museum

Indigo Magic 
 atcurated by Kibibi Ajanku
 
Indigo Magic is an exhibition that uses indigo as the lens to witness how indigenous West African traditions show up in contemporary African American art forms.

 
Artists:Larry Poncho Brown, Karen Y.…
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Added by Black Art In America on May 5, 2016 at 6:05am — No Comments

The Grace Jones Project at Museum of the African Diaspora

The Grace Jones Project

APR 27, 2016-SEP 18, 2016

 

The Grace Jones Project explores the influence of model, actress, and singer Grace…

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Dandy Lion: (Re)Articulating Black Masculine Identity at Museum of the African Diaspora

Dandy Lion

Dandy Lion: (Re)Articulating Black Masculine Identity is a traveling photography- and film- based curatorial project that features the images of photographers and filmmakers from throughout the African Diaspora. Their subject matter is cis-gender Black men in…

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Jeannette Ehlers solo exhibition "Raise" is on view at the McKenna Museum until July 16, 2016

Photos courtesy of the McKenna Museums Program and Outreach Coordinator Kim Coleman

Jeannette Ehlers solo exhibition "Raise" is on view at the McKenna Museum until July 16, 2016…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 5, 2016 at 5:00am — No Comments

PRINCE ROGERS NELSON leaves the scene ...

PRINCE ROGERS NELSON -- Another one of the great musicians of our generation, leaves the scene at a pivotal time in world history and at a time when many are lamenting over the state of mainstream music.  …

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Added by bai americana on May 5, 2016 at 5:00am — 1 Comment

Wine & Food Pairing Excursion With Ericka Williams

Join us at a wonderful Food-Wine Pairing at Brook Hollow,

with ErickaW, author & publisher

Tease your palate, stimulate your brain and fill your

stomach with a memorable food-wine pairing experience that

lingers with you, consisting of elegant foods matched with

fine wines designed to tantalize your palate, heart…

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Added by kamal Imani on April 27, 2016 at 4:31pm — No Comments

ANDERSON RANCH ARTS CENTER ANNOUNCES 2016 SUMMER SERIES: FEATURED ARTISTS





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
ANDERSON RANCH ARTS CENTER ANNOUNCES 2016 SUMMER SERIES: FEATURED ARTISTS & CONVERSATIONS PARTICIPANTS …
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Added by Black Art In America on April 27, 2016 at 2:52pm — No Comments

Call for artists: University of Maryland University College (UMUC)

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) invites entries of works by all artists in Maryland, Northern Virginia, and Washington, D.C., for its Third Biennial Maryland Regional Juried Art Exhibition (BMRE). The exhibition will run from September 18 to December 31, 2016, in the UMUC Arts Program Gallery in Adelphi, Maryland. 
 
The deadline for submissions is June 14, 2016. …
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Added by Black Art In America on April 25, 2016 at 2:11pm — No Comments

PONDERART’S SECOND GREAT ART LOVE-AWAY CONTEST STARTS NOW. DEADLINE IS MAY 15, 2016 @ 11:59 pm

 

You can own one of the above works by artist Rhinold Lamar Ponder by submitting an entry to the “Great Art Love-Away” per the rules below.…

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Added by Rhinold Lamar Ponder on April 24, 2016 at 4:18pm — No Comments

LA's World

Some people stand out in a Crowd, but this Cat draws a crowd. I attended NCCU Art Department with this young man and I have been only glad to have met him. His continued perseverance in the Arts has changed overtime to be much more than I could have ever imagined. You could call him a…

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Added by Thurmond Goins on April 23, 2016 at 11:05pm — No Comments

Jontavious Willis

I heard this and I said HOLD UP in the voice of my "Inner Drunk Uncle" this here is the truth...can not be denied. A colleague introduced me to Jontavious take a listen...I did not record this video.

Jontavious Willis in WE ARE KINGS from…

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Added by Thurmond Goins on April 23, 2016 at 12:21pm — No Comments

Electronic Superhighway at Whitechapel Gallery until May 15, 2016

Whitechapel Gallery presents …

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Added by BLACK ART IN AMERICA NEWS on April 20, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

Charles McGill: Front Line, Back Nine -- Boca Raton Museum (April 21 - July 3, 2016)

A first major exhibition for the artist, Charles McGill: Front Line, Back Nine, is reported as being a thought provoking exhibition exploring McGill's fascination with golf and allowing for the examination of race and social classes within…

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Collector's View: Patric McCoy of Chicago's Diasporal Rhythms

Patric McCoy opened up his home last year so that we could get an even better understanding of the fact that,  yes .. he is a collector's collector.  Called a "heavyweight" by the Wall Street Journal and early adopter of many works of art by Chicago artists including Theater Gates, he had insightful comments on his 'art form' and how he co-founded…

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Added by BLACK ART IN AMERICA NEWS on April 20, 2016 at 4:30am — 3 Comments

Group Art Exhibition

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Added by Mike Hyman on April 18, 2016 at 10:55am — No Comments

Theater Gates wins the 2017 Kurt Schwitters Prize

Chicago artist, Theaster Gates is the recipient of the 2017 Kurt Schwitters Prize.  The Kurt Schwitters Prize, provides charitable support of the arts by the Niedersächsische Sparkassenstiftung.  The Kurt Schwitters Prize Prize has been reported as honoring artists…

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Added by BLACK ART IN AMERICA NEWS on April 16, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

NAACP Artist Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Sculpture

Call to Artists: Request for Qualifications St. Louis City NAACP Announces Artist Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Sculpture Honoring Civil Rights Leader Frankie Muse Freeman…

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Added by BLACK ART IN AMERICA NEWS on April 14, 2016 at 12:00am — No Comments

VIDA, A New Showplace for Designers

VIDA!…

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Added by Joyce Dade on April 13, 2016 at 11:21am — No Comments

Test your Art I.Q. #16: Who am I ?

This artist was primarily known for her figure compositions and portraits, used color and gesture to transform her own life experiences into vibrant visual images. Born in Barbados, she came to the United States at the age of seven. Initially, her family resided…

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Added by Black Art In America on April 11, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

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