Does any artist have the right to present racially insulting imagery in their work? This question is an important one in understanding the images produced by some of the leading contemporary African American artists. Black artists work in a variety of media,with subjects ranging from portraiture to Politics, Morality, and social commentary. However the Black artists currently receiving the most attention are those who present racially charged, sexually explicit, and some say exploitative…Continue
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2ND ART EXHIBITION OF THE ANNUAL PRESENTATION SERIES:
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Purple Piranha Artist Group presents:
Gwendolyn Lanier-Gardner's art warms you up with embraces
you with her love for our precious jewels.
A true artist who puts a piece of her passion into each
intricate movement; it's called SOUL, baby !
Grand Master Taijay said, "I was listen'n to Lonnie Liston Smith's Quiet Moments when I saw this
beautiful work...they are our precious jewels..."
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PURPLE PIRANHA ARTIST GROUP presents:
" Anglea Davis Johnson's art is a mixture of passion,
talent and a huge dose of "FEEL GOOD!"
Grand Master Taijay's "favorite artist from the many great
artists to be found on BLACK ART IN AMERICA."
In 1917, ten-year-old Rubie Bond left Mississippi with her…
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Impressionist Artist K.O.Simms recent painting created with his palette knives using acrylics to capture texture and rich colors of Singer/Musician "PRINCE". To fully achieve this level of work, the artist' Simms listen to many of Prince songs from the CD's of this great artist, to capture his spirit of love and dedication that is evoke to many of his fans. Add now, this member of Black Art In America's artwork of K.O.Simms Fine Arts to your collection today. …Continue
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God seemingly designed Tritobia Hayes Benjamin for her mission at Howard University’s Division of Fine Arts. She has now returned to her Creator.
Dr. Benjamin was family centered. Her pride and love for her family was ever present. She very easily spoke with deep affection, for her parents, husband, children, siblings and in-laws. She was very proud of the…Continue
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Octavia Butler was an extraordinary writer. I eagerly anticipate the new releases this summer.
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She walks around with an invisible cape on her back, she posses the secrets of life, she can make you smile at the speed of light she is able to leap
small toys in a single bound, she can break through the shadows of despair and brighten your day, she can look in your eyes see your soul and feel your pain when you cry,
She also feels your joy when you smile if you are hurt. She will get on a boat in car or on a plane to be by your side,Shes your
wife,a sister a aunt…
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ARC GALLERY __ CHICAGO, IL:
2156 North Damen Avenue.
Bucktown Arts District:…Continue
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LOS ANGELES- At some point in our lives we all come to a crossroads. We can take the easy path that‘s crowded with everybody and their momma or you can pull out a box of crayons and draw your own map and take an adventure. Ericka Harden picked up the box set and started to…
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