Yesterday, a man walked into the hot "Roxy Art Gallery'" on the
trendy Lower East Side of Manhattan and all eyes turned on him.
People were asking. "who is that?"
When I tell you that this man was ushered downstairs, stood
for two photos ( with some artists from the show) and then left: it
was like something out of a movie! If I hadn't heard someone…Continue
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"We’re here to elevate the appreciation of rum - its rich history, the craftsmanship involved in making a fine spirit and combining these with a passion for the taste itself. Cane Roots is Rum. Redefined."…Continue
Hello my name is Brian Brown, i am new to this site hopeing to get to chat with all the talent i have seen here ,and learn more about this site as a young african american artist. I also have artwork on here and would love the input about my work.hope to chat soon thanks and God Bless
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"Several of Dorsey’s heroes are not so well-known today. The artist instructs the viewer to learn more about the subject of Google Robert Charles. In 1900 in New Orleans, Charles resisted an unwarranted arrest,…Continue
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BIO - EMORY DOUGLAS
BORN: 1943 in Grand Rapids, Michigan
LOCATION: San Francisco, California
Sometime in the early 1970s, the graphic artist Emory Douglas answered his phone to find an art…Continue
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Hollywood has been obviously lacking in stories depicting African Americans. Black audiences got to see releases of satirical comedies like Think Like a Man 2 and About Last Night (written for a white cast). But nothing with that dramatic emotional draw we so desire.…Continue
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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.yahoomail For those unaware, Milton Sherrill was featured in the Vol. 6.1 Sculpture issue of International Review of African…
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Beginning summer of 2009 I set out, committing to writing at least one 16 bar verse or poem each week. The idea is to build creative amplitude whilst chronicling relative growth. Saturday, the first day of the weekend, is the day I devoted to this effort: Saturday16s is, if anything, a personal projection of my perspective on artistic expression lyrically. After a while &…
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Purple Piranha Artist Group presents:
Susan Laine has a mellow and warm blend of art expressed in words and images that allow you to
FEEL passion, movement, deep layers of thought and most of all,
an artist's gift of reminding us that we are blessed with the gift of love and life.
Another true artist member of Black Art In America.
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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: