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The Southeastern Museums Conference (SEMC) is the major regional networking organization for museums and their staff in the southeastern states.

  

Appalachian Renaissance: Renewing Traditions, Rethinking Approaches.

Experience an intoxicating mix of authentic Appalachian culture, a wealth of historic properties, rich Civil War heritage, and edgy new art in a bustling urban setting with easy access to…
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Added by Black Art In America on September 14, 2014 at 7:10pm — No Comments

Art Basel is launching an exciting new digital initiative in partnership with Kickstarter

Crowdfunding

Art Basel is launching an exciting new digital initiative in partnership with Kickstarter, the funding platform for creative projects. Designed specifically for non-profit visual arts organizations from all over the world, the initiative will offer visibility and support for a wide variety of artistic projects, selected by an independent jury.…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 14, 2014 at 3:29pm — No Comments

Black Art In America Connecting Artists to Global Arts Community

We created this graphic to show how we're connecting Black Art In America artists to the global arts community.

We tweeted this yesterday @BAIAONLINE:

GENE SISKEL #FILM CENTER PRESENTS -- #CHICAGO PREMIERE OF THROUGH A LENS DARKLY http://j.mp/1swu7hf #photographer

It has been retweeted a number of time but when First Run Features, @FirstRun an Independent, Documentary & Foreign Film Since 1979 retweeted it reached their followers of…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 12, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER PRESENTS -- CHICAGO PREMIERE OF THROUGH A LENS DARKLY

GENE SISKEL FILM CENTER PRESENTS

CHICAGO PREMIERE OF 

THROUGH A LENS DARKLY

ONE WEEK ONLY, SEPTEMBER 19-25

DIRECTOR THOMAS ALLEN HARRIS AND…

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Added by bai americana on September 11, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Medicine From Heaven: How African American Culture Was Used to Cure the USA | A Juneteenth Jubilee Exhibit' by Sol Sax EXTENDED

Medicine From Heaven: How African American Culture Was Used to Cure the USA | A Juneteenth Jubilee Exhibit' by Sol Sax

-----------NOW EXTENDED until October, 2014--------------…

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Added by Xia Gordon on September 11, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation presents GOLD RUSH AWARDS 2014

                                           

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation presents

GOLD RUSH AWARDS 2014

 

New York, NY -- Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (Rush) announces the Gold Rush Awards 2014 to…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 10, 2014 at 3:11pm — No Comments

Kehinde Wiley art on exhibit in lobby of 21C Museum Hotel Bentonville, Arkansas.

Kehinde Wiley art pictured in lobby of 21C Bentonville, Arkansas. Join @21c Bentonville tonight for the new exhibit opening @6…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 10, 2014 at 12:28pm — No Comments

WESTERN AMERICAN ART SOUTH OF THE SWEET TEA LINE IV September 27, 2014 through January 25, 2015 at Booth Western Art Museum

Check my work out at the Booth Western Art Museum opening later this month. If you've never been you're in for a treat. Visit my website at www.najeedorsey.com



Also showing at: …

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Added by Najee Dorsey on September 10, 2014 at 10:10am — No Comments

The Billops-Hatch Film Festival is coming to Emory October 2-3, 2014

The Billops-Hatch Film Festival is coming to Emory October 2-3, 2014 ‪#‎pellommcdaniels‬ ‪#‎blackfilm‬ ‪#‎marbl‬ ‪#‎billopshatch‬ @baiaoniine #atlanta…

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For Black Artists, Great Critical Acclaim Rarely Leads to Riches

[This article was originally posted in the summer of 2012, but was accidentally deleted during an archive update. It is being re-posted.]

 For Black Artists, Great Critical Acclaim Does Not Lead to Riches

 By Milford Prewitt

An unknown art collector paid $28.6 million last May for a pop art rendition of a weathered American flag that renown painter and printmaker Jasper Johns created on canvas during his iconic “Flag” series in the early…

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Added by Milford Prewitt on September 9, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Brooklyn Renames Block after Famed Black Art Collector

[This article was originally posted in the fall of 2012. It was accidentally purged from the BAIA archives, but is being re-posted]

Brooklyn Renames Block Where Famed Black Art Collector’s and Framer’s Gallery Thrives After 40 Years

 

By Milford Prewitt

 

Rogers Ave. is an unremarkable 2.6-miles that cuts through central Brooklyn in a long string of Mom-and-Pop restaurants, some professional service offices, beauty salons and…

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Media Institute showcases "Freedom of Speech art by Everett Spruill

NEWS RELEASE



THE MEDIA INSTITUTE

2300 CLARENDON BLVD., SUITE 602 * ARLINGTON, VA 22201

703-243-5700 * info@mediainstitute.org * www.mediainstitute.org



For Release: Sept. 5, 2014 Contact: Richard T. Kaplar

703-243-5700



Media Institute Showcases ‘Freedom of Speech’…
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Added by Everett Spruill on September 7, 2014 at 1:12am — No Comments

The Studio Museum in Harlem Newsletter | September 3, 2014

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Added by Black Art In America on September 4, 2014 at 9:07am — No Comments

2014 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowship Winners Announced

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 2, 2014

 

2014 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowship

Winners Announced

$129,000 in prizes awarded to five young poets

CHICAGO — The Poetry Foundation and Poetry magazine are pleased to announce the five recipients of the 2014 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships: Hannah Gamble, Solmaz…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 4, 2014 at 9:04am — No Comments

A Cracked Deliverance #Ferguson

Added by E. Joyce Moore on August 31, 2014 at 7:46pm — No Comments

Tell It Like It Is, The Works of Glenn Ligon

by Michael Owens

Glenn Ligon is an African American conceptual artist whose work raises questions about  race, language, desire, sexuality, and identity. Ligon engages in intertextuality with other works from the visual arts, literature, and history, as well as his own life. Ligon's work is a direct challenge to American sensibilities and is greatly influenced by his experiences as an African American and as a homosexual living in the…

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Added by Michael Owens on August 25, 2014 at 12:59pm — No Comments

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