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Timothy Washington @ The Craft & Folk Museum by Greg Pitts for Artillery Magazine

                                         Timothy Washington @ Craft & Folk Musuem

Always following his impulses, Timothy Washington is an artist’s artist  in the Southern California African-American artist’s community, he is one of the last remaining practitioners from South Central L.A.’s Golden Age of Assemblage (late 1960s to…

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Curlee Holton Among Speakers at Columbus Museum's Let There Be Art April 18

Curlee Holton is the Founder of EPI - Experimental Printmaking Institute. Mr. Holton is the master print-maker on many of the works represented at Let There Be Art on behalf of Black Art In America, and a special invited…

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Joyce J. Scott: Truths and Visions at MOCA Cleveland

Joyce J. Scott: Truths and Visions…

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STAYING POWER

       Photographs of Black British Experience 1950s-1990s is a project to increase the number of black British photographers and images of black Britain in the V&A collection. It aims to raise awareness of the contribution of black Britons to British culture and society, as well as to the art of photography.

Over the last seven years…

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Let There Be Art At Columbus Museum April 17 to 19



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Hair Stories Untold by Nakeya Brown

"Each photograph I compose is a reflection of my African American female identity positioned within hair politics, hair rituals, and black culture. The scope of my work reconstructs racialized beauty standards and…

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Richard Mosse, The Enclave

Richard Mosse, The Enclave, approaches the divided warzone of the Congo with vivd colors.…

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Redbud Gallery

We are very excited and honored to showcase the works of one of Texas' leading historical art world figures. John Biggers wasn't a native Houstonian, but the creative muralist left an indelible mark on the art world. Biggers has not shown commercially, to our knowledge for over thirty years in…

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Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design

A major exhibition at the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany sheds new light on contemporary African design. Showcasing the work of over 120 artists and designers,Making Africa – A Continent of Contemporary Design illustrates how design accompanies and fuels economic and political changes on…

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The Prophecy by Fabrice Monteiro

THE PROPHECY

BY

Fabrice Monteiro …

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Hayward Oubre

Hayward Oubre’s art was met with critical success from the time he graduated Dillard University in…

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Micheal Massenburg Review from Artvoices Magazine by Greg Pitts

Massenburg: to the 90’s and Beyond

     In the Mother-Fatherland  or Afrikan continent , there was always someone there jalis (griots) that memorized the tribe’s/society geneology.  They were about the business of keeping the collective memory of the group together thru the mutual generations and keeping the group’s madness to a minimum. This practice assumes pre-Columbian roots that involve seeing with your mouth and speaking through your eyes as well and informed  communication that…

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Mark Steven Greenfield Everything is Consciousness Journey Back to A Place of Afro-Joy Review by Greg Pitts

Everything is Consciousness-Journeying Back  To A Place of Afro-Joy

“I now pronounce you citizens of my greater universe”- Sun Ra

Consciousness  unfolds in seven stages:1.)awareness, 2.)attention 3.)concentration ,4.)focus, 5.) clarity,6.)insight and 7.) illumination.  In surveying Mark Steven…

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Samella Lewis @ Louis Stern Fine Arts Review by Greg Pitts

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Alison Saar @ Ben Maltz Gallery Otis Art Institute Review by Greg Pitts

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Alison Saar

Ben  Maltz Gallery  Otis  Art  Institute

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Places of Validation Review by Greg Pitts

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Meet The Artist

I will be participating in the 2nd Thursday Art Walk on Thursday, April 9 from 6-8 pm, showcasing my 5-piece Criminal Minds Collection at the Art Association of Henry County, 218 S. 15 Street, New Castle, Indiana. Stop in and say hello. I'll have refreshments and a live pianist.…

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