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National Black Memorabilia, Fine Art & Crafts Show - April 8 & 9, 2017

The 33rd annual National Black Memorabilia, Fine Art & Crafts Show will be, Saturday and Sunday, April 8 & 9, 2017 at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds, 501 Perry Parkway, in Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877. Show hours are Saturday, 10 am until 7 pm, and Sunday, 10 am until 5 pm. Admission is $7 and students are admitted free. There is free parking. There will be many vendors,…

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Added by Lindsey Johnson on February 23, 2017 at 7:27pm — No Comments

Mickalene Thomas's First Solo Exhibition in Atlanta

(Picture by Kiche Griffin)                                                                                                     

By Faron Manuel

"I've been trying to get my…

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Added by BLACK ART IN AMERICA NEWS on February 21, 2017 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Art In FLUX presents REFRESH at RUSH Gallery, Chelsea

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Added by Black Art In America on February 21, 2017 at 10:44am — No Comments

MEET THE ARTISTS XXIX - 2017 ... FIRST FRIDAY EVENT ... CENTRAL INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY _ IN:

The Library’s African-American History Committee (AAHC)

invites you to our annual  “FIRST FRIDAY”…

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Added by Tony Radford on February 20, 2017 at 1:02am — No Comments

Wealth and Celebrity Don’t Equal Power for Black Artists and Athletes

By Milford Prewitt

 

Now in the art world, they don’t necessarily need black kids to be artists. We got plenty of white artists. We got that covered. Bill Rhoden, sports…

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Added by Milford Prewitt on February 10, 2017 at 4:30pm — No Comments

"Blackness" a celebration of Black Art in the African Diaspora Art Exhibiton

ELOMBE BRATH FOUNDATION, INC.

133 W. 113th Street Suite 7

New York, New York 10026

www.elombebrathfoundation.org

 

For Immediate Release

Elombe Brath was an African American legend that worked as an artist for the ABC television station and a community activist who…

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Added by barbara russell on February 8, 2017 at 9:44am — No Comments

29TH ANNUAL "MEET THE ARTISTS' " EXHIBITION @ CENTRAL INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY

THIS IS A DON'T MISS EVENT !!!  . . .  The 2017 Meet the Artists XXIX Opening Gala Celebration Event Will Take Place on SATURDAY,  FEBRUARY 11TH, 2017  from  5:00pm – 10:00pm at the Central Indianapolis Public Library, 40 East St. Clair Street!

T…

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Added by Tony Radford on February 1, 2017 at 1:30am — 1 Comment

A NEW COLOR: The Art of Being Edythe Boone, Tuesday Nights at 8pm



Starting February 14th, 
Tuesday nights at …

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Added by Black Art In America on January 31, 2017 at 2:30pm — 2 Comments

EQUIANO in BLACK and WHITE Sculpture by Christy Symington MRBS

‘#OlaudahEQUIANO in BLACK and WHITE #BlackHistoryMonth’ Sculpture by Christy Symington MRBS with invited words by Tontxi Vazquez - London

This body of work brings into question the grey areas between the…

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Added by Christy Symington on January 30, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments

‘SCULPTURE & SPOKEN WORD for STEPHEN LAWRENCE [13.9.74–22.4.93]’ Solo exhibition by Christy Symington MRBS with invited poets Abiodun Oyewole & Caleb Femi - London

This exhibition offers to remember Stephen Lawrence (13 September 1974 – 22 April 1993) and HIS DREAM TO BECOME AN ARCHITECT.  This iconic case of a young black male losing his life to a useless racist attack brings hope through a…

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Added by Christy Symington on January 25, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments

Artist Call: South Side Community Art Center

Added by Black Art In America on January 9, 2017 at 12:50pm — No Comments

I, too, am America: a song of race and language at Community Folk Art Center

I, too, am America: A Song of Race and Language

When: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - Saturday, March 25, 2017

12:00 am

Where: Community Folk Art Center

805 E. Genesee Street

Syracuse, NY 13210

In Ralph Ellison’s speech “What Children are Like” he discusses subcultures…

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Added by Black Art In America on January 4, 2017 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Aisha Tandiwe Bell and Tony Bingham Exhibition at Space One Eleven

Space One Eleven

An artist-run, visual arts organization in Birmingham, AL

Aisha Tandiwe Bell and Tony Bingham Exhibition

Exhibition Opening…

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Added by Black Art In America on December 10, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments

BREAKFAST WITH MARECHERA

Rhythms and rhymes

resurrected from the known tomb

of a legendary writer,

Lines lost to the grave

at the expedient behest of death the ultimate angel of doom.

Poetry as fair and fie as nature,

Words exhausted to their immortal end,

huffing and puffing to Marechera's Black Sunlight,

i see his House of Hunger

turning into a monumental structure

One more puff please before i turn over to the next page.

I'm…

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Added by edaward dzonze on December 3, 2016 at 2:28am — No Comments

Artists Showcase of the Palm Beaches Holiday Celebration and Exhibit

Added by Josephine Mulcahy on December 1, 2016 at 1:05pm — No Comments

Miami Art Basel Week 2016 : INTERCULTURAL Art For World Peace by Sheinina Lolita Raj (opening Friday, 12/2/16)

ARTIST MUSE Presents

INTERCULTURAL

by Contemporary Fine…

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Added by bai americana on December 1, 2016 at 9:42am — No Comments

More reasons to see Moving Earth: Works in Clay by Najee Dorsey



In 2012, the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit asked forty-four contemporary African American artists to give their unique aesthetic treatment to a single, life-sized bust of President Obama. The result was the hit exhibition, "Visions of…
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Added by Black Art In America on November 28, 2016 at 10:00am — 2 Comments

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