Featured Blog Posts (1,037)

PROCESSION: THE ART OF NORMAN LEWIS At (PAFA) Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts November 13, 2015

PROCESSION: THE ART OF NORMAN LEWIS

The first comprehensive overview of Norman Lewis: a pivotal figure in American art, a participant in the Harlem art community, an innovative contributor to abstract expressionism, and a politically-conscious activist.…

Continue

Added by Black Art In America on June 14, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments

From Digital Collage to Mixed Media: How My Art Process Evolves by Najee Dorsey

The Artist:

Process is not something many artist are willing to share however here's how a work can evolve for me.

Note: I'm always gathering source material, either taking photos myself, hitting the…

Continue

Added by Najee Dorsey on June 14, 2015 at 12:14pm — No Comments

Collecting The Art Of Mr Imagination by Najee Dorsey

The Collector:

Its no secret how much Seteria and I love to collect art. I had the pleasure of meeting, getting to know and collecting the work of Mr. Imagination…

Continue

Added by Najee Dorsey on June 14, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

FORD FOUNDATION SUPPORT OF PROGRAMS THAT FIGHT INEQUALITY

The Ford Foundation announced the redirection of its support to programs that fight inequality in wealth, race, ethnicity, gender and access to technology and the arts. The Foundation aims to double the total amount it gives in the form of unrestricted grants for operating support which…

Continue

Added by bai americana on June 14, 2015 at 1:00am — No Comments

CENTRAL, INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENTS "WOMEN OF A NEW TRIBE" __IN:

  …

Continue

Added by Tony Radford on June 12, 2015 at 12:42am — No Comments

Collecting Art: At Home Frieda Wheaton

At Home: Frieda Wheaton

At home with Frieda Wheaton, 61, owner of private residential art gallery Salon 53. Photo by Cristina Fletes-Boutte, cfletes-boutte@post-dispatch.com…

Continue

Added by Black Art In America on June 12, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments

Linda Pace Foundation Presents “Immersed,” An Exhibition of Works from its Collection, Opening October 3, 2015



 



 

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (June 10, 2015) — The Linda Pace Foundation announces its fall 2015 exhibition titled Immersed, featuring a dynamic selection of works from the Foundation’s extensive collection of contemporary art. Organized by Annette DiMeo…
Continue

Added by Black Art In America on June 11, 2015 at 12:37pm — No Comments

THE 2015 WILLIAM H. JOHNSON PRIZE

William H. Johnson Foundation of the Arts Grant

The William H. Johnson Foundation for the Arts is a nonprofit organization established in 2001 (one hundred years after the birth of William H. Johnson).…

Continue

Added by bai americana on June 10, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

Preview From The Forthcoming CD "Love Has No Season," By Abiodun Oyewole (Founding Member of The Last Poets)

Peace and Blessings beautiful people! 

Abiodun Oyewole – poet, storyteller, educator and author, is a founding member of the legendary group The Last Poets, and one of the most important voices of our time.  BAIA Beats is proud to share a preview of…

Continue

Added by Tantra-zawadi on June 9, 2015 at 12:30pm — 2 Comments

FILM SCREENING of UPRISING June 7th Atlanta

FILM SCREENING of UPRISING

Sunday June 7, 3:00 p.m.

Admission: Adults $10, Seniors $8, Children (4-12) $8

Based loosely on the life of Osborne Perry…

Continue

Added by Black Art In America on June 3, 2015 at 4:25pm — No Comments

ART COLLECTION OF MAYA ANGELOU (SWANN AUCTION)

Art Collection of Maya Angelou At Auction September 15, 2015

On September 15, 2015, Swann Galleries' African-American…

Continue

Added by bai americana on May 30, 2015 at 12:30am — No Comments

SMITHSONIAN AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM TO HOST SLAVE SHIP ARTIFACTS

Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture to Exhibit Slave Ship Artifacts Next Year ...

Underwater archaeology researchers on the site of the São José slave ship wreck near the Cape of Good Hope Photo: Iziko Museums …

Continue

Added by bai americana on June 3, 2015 at 4:30am — No Comments

Oprah Would You Share These Tips With Creatives: What If It Was This Simple

6 Tips for the self employed creative by WVW Design --

There has been more and more people getting away from the traditional “9-5” jobs and starting there own businesses from their homes. Running a business is a challenging task, but it can even be more challenging if it’s from your home where there…

Continue

Added by Black Art In America on May 30, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments

CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM (FILMS AT CAAM IN CELEBRATION OF BLACK MUSIC MONTH JUNE 2015)

California African American Museum (CAAM) will be featuring documentaries in celebration of Black Music Month on Thursdays in June (Free Admission):  

Thursday, June 11, 2015, 7:00PM FINDING FELA (2014, 84…

Continue

Added by bai americana on May 30, 2015 at 12:00am — No Comments

Artists At Essence Festival 2015: Grillier Willis

Displaying Grillier Willis Designs.jpg

THE SHOPS AT ESSENCE


 Featured Artist Grillier Willis


Grillier Willis Designs -  Artist Statement about our business…

Continue

Added by Black Art In America on May 30, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

Two current exhibitions at the Vaughn Cultural Center: Black Americans in Flight and Fathers & Sons: Role Models and Uplift Through Art



Displaying Vaughn - Solomon Thurman Exhibition.jpg

Two current exhibitions at the Vaughn Cultural Center combine for a Reception & Gallery Talk Tuesday, June 2, 2015 from 6 to 9 pm.  Please attend this free arts event and interact with the artists and art & culture enthusiasts!

 

Solomon Thurman--Black Americans in Flight: A Salute to Military Service features five lithographic images from the 8’x51’ permanent mural at Lambert St. Louis International Airport. The mural was…

Continue

Added by Black Art In America on May 29, 2015 at 9:42am — No Comments

Hearne Southern Auction House Spring 2015 Contemporary African American Fine Art

Online Preview 
Friday, May 15 -  Friday, May 29
Online Auction 
Friday, May 29 -…
Continue

Added by Black Art In America on May 29, 2015 at 9:28am — No Comments

Featured Monthly Archives

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

BAIA meet up & family reunion

Black Art In America Fine Art Show in Houston Oct 27-29th,  2017 

Transforming and Activating marginalized community 
through Art, Design and Culture. Presented by: Neil Hall, Aia, Noma, Urban Planner, Designer, Producer: Art Africa Miami Art Fair, and Cultural Activist.

Introduction to Collecting African American Art Class offered during the BAIA Fine Art Show Houston by the David C. Driskell Center


Our Biggest Sale Yet !!!


Pathfinders Travel Magazine is written for an affluent audience of African American travelers and others interested in heritage and culture tourism. Explore

The Whitehall, host hotel for the Black Art In America Fine Art Show Houston

Gray's Negro League, Josh Gibson by Charly Palmer

garden art for the soul

Add a little color and style to your back yard or patio with Garden Art for the Soul. Retails for $79 ea. See our selection by clicking link below.www.buyblackart.com

Members

© 2010-2017   Created by BLACK ART IN AMERICA™ / Copyright 2010-2017 BLACK ART IN AMERICA. LLC   All Rights Reserved Worldwide.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service