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Artcloud's Black |Art| History Month: Early African American Art / Establishing Identity

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Black history is something to be celebrated year round, not just in February, but it is…

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"Dear White People", A satirical portrait of race relations in early 21st-century America

DEAR WHITE PEOPLE

DEAR WHITE PEOPLE

A satirical portrait of race relations in early 21st-century America, writer/director Justin Simien’s playful perceptive feature debut tells the story of a biracial Winchester University student whose controversial radio show sparks a media frenzy of epic proportions. When Samantha White (Tessa Thompson) begins her radio program by declaring that white people will now be…

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Counterculture with Faron Manuel: Négritude

Négritude



Counterculture with Faron Manuel

coun·ter·cul·ture

ˈkoun(t)ərˌkəlCHər/

noun

a way of life and set of attitudes opposed to or at variance with the prevailing social norm.…

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David C. Driskell Center

2014 Driskell Prize Winner

LYLE ASHTON HARRIS
Thursday, February 19, 2015

Reception: 5PM

Lecture: 5:30PM…
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John Biggers









THE HEIGHTS REDBUD GALLERY TO SHOWCASE WORKS OF

ONE OF TEXAS’S PROLIFIC MURALISTS

The prolific works of John Biggers to be remembered during exhibit

April 4- April 29, 2015 – Daily 12-5 p.m. -…

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EARLIE HUDNALL, JR.

UPCOMING EXHIBITION: 

 
EARLIE HUDNALL,…
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Joe Barry Carroll Reading "Growing Up - In Words and Images

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Uche Uzorka: Meet The Artist - Lagos

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Getting to Know Hale Woodruff Presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture

NMAAHC -- National Museum of African American History and Culture

Barry Gaither

Getting to Know Hale Woodruff

Presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture



Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 7–9 PM EST

Warner Bros.…

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Pioneer Works Center For Art And Innovation Newsletter

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Robert L. Johnson Donates Selections From The Barnett-Aden Collection To The Smithsonian's National Museum Of African American History & Culture

Robert L. Johnson Donates Selections From The Barnett-Aden Collection To The Smithsonian's National Museum Of African American History & Culture

Privately Owned by Johnson, the Barnett-Aden Collection is one of the country's oldest collections of African American art

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert L. Johnson, founder of The RLJ Companies and founder of…

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Rebuild Foundation Black Cinema House Newsletter Feb 9th 2015

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"ART WITH PASSION" MEET THE ARTISTS' XXVII___INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY_IN:

MEET THE ARTISTS' XXVII  ~ "ART WITH PASSION"__INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY_IN:…

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Added by Tony Radford on February 7, 2015 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

The Notebooks of Jean-Michel Basquiat Coming This June

Coming this June, the notebooks of Jean-Michel Basquiat…
 
The Notebooks
 
By Jean-Michel Basquiat; Edited by Larry Warsh
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Museum Hue 2015

Museum Hue will celebrate their launch at the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA): 80 Hanson Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217 on Friday, February 20, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.







The guest of honor will be MoCADA’s Founder, New York City Council Member Laurie Cumbo. Throughout her career, Laurie has worked to make artistic creation, performance, and…

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Artcloud: Black | ART | History Month – Part 1, Kara Walker and the Marvelous Sugar Baby

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Black history is something to be celebrated year round, not just in February, but it is nice to have special dedicated time towards such an important faction of American history. I want to dedicate some posts this February to honor black history within…

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Under The Bridge, Beyond The Beach And Above The Muck: The Art Of Purvis Young

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Image Detail: Untitled, mixed media…

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Support For Black Girls - You Are Beautiful documentary

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William Ellisworth Artis was born 2nd of February 1914. He was an African-American Ceramacist and sculptor.

William Ellisworth Artis was born 2nd of February 1914. He was an African-American Ceramacist and sculptor.



He studied sculpture and pottery at Augusta Savage Studios in the early 1930s and was a part of the Harmon Foundation exhibition in 1933. He received the John Hope Prize, which led to a scholarship at the Art Students League in 1933-34. Artis was hired by Audrey McMahon, the…

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