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November 2014 I took my 17 year old niece to the Studio Museum in Harlem and we enjoyed many exhibits. But, one exhibit struck a cord and that was The Jet Beauty of The Month, which was a room full of Jet Beauties from the past and present.
My niece said "they are not many darker skinned black women as…
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The Influence of Our Elders
The Influence of Our Elders is the title and theme of the African American History exhibit at the Village of Friendship Heights Gallery in February.
The Village at Friendship Heights continues its annual celebration of African American History Month with an exhibit of 12 African American artists whose work reflects a rich connection to their artistic forbearers who have provided them with a keen…Continue
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Some of my art along with the art of several other artists will be exhibited at the Village of Friendship Heights Art Gallery. Hope to see you at the opening reception.
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Check out the show mention on Okayplaya: http://www.okayplayer.com/news/hypnotic-brass-ensemble-straight-business-official-video.htmlContinue
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Henry Ossawa Tanner's 'The Annunciation,' purchased by the Art Museum in 1899, a year after it was painted.
What the art museum's big African-American show represents…
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Brian Boucher, Tuesday, January 6, 2015 via ArtnetContinue
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Storyboard P has pushed street dancing in a darker, more mature direction of urban storytelling he calls Mutant. The twenty-three year old Brooklyn dancer combines jarring feats of contortion, pantomime, floating footwork and…
Venturing Out Of The Heart Of Darkness Opens February 7th at Harvey B. Gantt Center in Charlotte, NC. The exhibition was curated by Rehema C. BarberContinue
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In 2012 I had the honor of meeting Amiri Baraka at a panel discussion about the black arts movement hosted by OnQ Performing Arts. I stood there tracing his every move, wishing that somehow a sliver of his brilliance would somehow bleed through my camera lens and bond with my DNA. He served us…Continue
FINE ART ETIQUETTE or PROTOCOL-
WHEN GIVING COMMENTS PLEASE I BEG YOU Start with 1) No Print or Yes Print 2) Share your connection to Fine Art. Are you an art appreciator, artist, seller, printer, curator for a gallery or museum, etc.. EX. No Prints. Art…Continue
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This article was passed on to me by an artist represenative friend of mine.
“Within The Art Game, and Who gets Paid?”
Tonight, the group W.A.G.E. (Working Artists and the Greater Economy), will release the results of the artists survey they conducted with Artists Space, a gallery in Soho. The survey found that 58% of the nearly 1,000 artists interviewed (including visual and performing artists) received…Continue
Arthur L Bacon to receive the "Realizing the Dream Mountaintop Award" at the Seventh Annual Legacy Banquet on Friday, January 16, 2015, at 6:30 p.m., in the Hotel Capstone located on the campus of The University of Alabama. The award recognizes an individual who, in keeping with Dr. King’s ideals of…Continue
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ABOUT THIS EXHIBITION
Venturing Out of the Heart of Darkness examines the long-standing impact of colonialism on prevailing societal attitudes that define black culture in America and in the world and how the Empire has defined and thereby influenced the development of economic, linguistic, mythological and psychological systems…Continue
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