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Delilah W. Pierce (1904 to 1992), artist, curator, educator, and advocate, is known for her fluid style, which ranged from figurative to abstract.

Delilah W. Pierce, born in 1904, 34 years after the American Industrial Revolution (1820-1870), was an African American artist and Washington, DC native who, through her body of work, helped to expand western thought about what African…

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A Hard Summation by Afaa Michael Weaver

A Hard Summation

by Afaa Michael Weaver

$11.00 

5 x 7 | 44…
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Eugene James Martin - Favorite Blues Sept 5 - Oct 31, 2014

Eugene J. Martin (b. Washington, D.C., July 24, 1938 - d. Lafayette, Louisiana, January 1, 2005) was an African American visual artist.

Eugene Martin's art is best known for his imaginative,…

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KIN KILLIN' KIN ~ JAMES PATE - COMES TO THE CENTRAL, INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY__IN:

 

KIN KILLIN' KIN ~ JAMES PATE - COMES TO THE 

CENTRAL, INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (INDYPL):

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The Pulse of Africa: Celebrating 25 Years of the African Festival of the Arts

The Pulse of Africa: Celebrating 25 Years of the African Festival of the Arts…

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The Studio Museum in Harlem Newsletter | August 6, 2014

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Let the Church Say Amen -- (Fabric Exhibit)

Grace and Holy Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, 415 West 13th Street (downtown at 13th & Broadway) Kansas City, MO. 64105 /  kccathedral.org/art

Exhibition| August 1-September 5, 2014
Gallery Hours | Thursday -…
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Whitfield Lovell Deep River at the Telfair Museums in Savannah, GA August 15, 2014 - February 1, 2015



Whitfield Lovell Deep River

at the Telfair Museums in Savannah, GA

August 15, 2014 - February 1, 2015



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Art Verses Sports

Misty Copeland, who as you know is a famous African American female soloist with the American Ballet Theatre, spoke recently on the MSNBC Melissa Harris Perry Show about how great ballet dancers are also great athletes. I agree with her. I write about that comparison in my novel LOLA & THE WORLD OF BUDDY SHORTT. My central character Lola Flemings is also an African American ballet dancer who switches to modern dance because of the race discrimination she encounters in the ballet world…

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Robert Blackburn: Passages at David C. Driskell Center Opening September 18th

The Gallery will reopen on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 5pm…

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Milton Sherrill Teams up with Hatchfund

For those of you interested in contributing to a worthwhile cause, famed African American Sculptor, Milton Sherrill has teamed up with Hatchfund to solicit funds for a sculpture project. Info can be found at: http://www.hatchfund.org/project/the_legend_series#.U8j-TLSkVO1.yah... For those unaware, Milton Sherrill was featured in the Vol. 6.1 Sculpture issue of International…

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African Festival of the Arts Chicago Celebrating 25 years

FOX 10 News | myfoxphoenix.com

During its stellar 25 year history, the “Dee Parmer Woodtor Main Stage” (named for co-founder and late wife of Patrick Woodtor), has featured explosive performances by legendary entertainers such as James Brown, Hugh Masekela, Roberta Flack, Chaka Khan, Erykah Badu, Angelique Kidjo, Bobby…

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The Process of working on my first Serigraph at EPI - Experimental Printmaking Institute

"R.D.'s Back Room" is my first serigraph and will be exhibited at the Columbus Museum in my show titled - Leaving Mississippi: Reflections on Heroes and Folklore opening August 21, 2014 at the Columbus Museum

The…

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Juan Logan and The Odgen Museum of Southern Art || State of the Arts S2E3 #SOTA

S2E3 || Juan Logan || Kendrea heads to the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans to visit the “I’ll Save You Tomorrow” exhibit. On this episode of SOTA we get private tour from curator Bradley Sumrall and hear from the artist.

Added by Kendrea Mekkah on August 4, 2014 at 5:33pm — No Comments

Eight Icons of Black American Art

Eight Icons of Black American Art

by Michael Owens 

Here are eight iconic images from African…

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Added by Michael Owens on August 4, 2014 at 4:22pm — No Comments

AfricanCowboys

Hello: My name is Emerson Terry.  



I am a retired Illustrator, Designer, Painter who has created a series of  Documentary Painting about African



Americans in the old west.  AfricanCowboys.  I believe you might be interested in promoting History and

so am I so if you have a moment, would you please look at my web site.   …

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Dead Ringer: Contemporary Photography August 2nd

   Exhibit NO.9 presents
DEAD RINGER
   An experimental photography…
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