Save our African American Treasures
Saturday, September 6, 10:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
520 16th St. N.
Birmingham, AL 35203
This program is free and open the…
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During its stellar 25 year history, the “Dee Parmer Woodtor Main Stage” (named for co-founder and late wife of Patrick Woodtor), has featured explosive performances by legendary entertainers such as James Brown, Hugh Masekela, Roberta Flack, Chaka Khan, Erykah Badu, Angelique Kidjo, Bobby…Continue
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Director: Deon Taylor (US/Narrative…
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Does any artist have the right to present racially insulting imagery in their work? This question is an important one in understanding the images produced by some of the leading contemporary African American artists. Black artists work in a variety of media,with subjects ranging from portraiture to Politics, Morality, and social commentary. However the Black artists currently receiving the most attention are those who present racially charged, sexually explicit, and some say exploitative…Continue
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AKATASIA.COM, HAS DONE AN INSIGHTFUL INTERVIEW WITH COLUMBUS, OHIO.,
BASED ARTIST NORA MUSU .... IT'S A GREAT READ!
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The Banjo Lesson is one of the most important images ever created by an African American artist. This was one of the first depictions of Black Americans in which stereotypical minstrel show type characterizations did not play a part. The tender one on one interaction between teacher and student shows the kind of intelligence and sensitivity indicative of real human beings,…Continue
We are pleased to announce the inaugural auction of African American Art, to be held at the Toomey/Treadway Galleries in Chicago on June 1st. It is a natural fit to hold such an event in Chicago, because of the city’s rich African American cultural heritage. The list of…Continue
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NORA MUSU OPENING RECEPTION @ FAIE AFRIKAN ART GALLERY:
Liberian visual artist Nora Musu teams with PR firm to expand reach within, and beyond, the arts community and to inspire aspiring female artists.
NORA MUSU: …Continue
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AFRICAN, AFRICAN AMERICAN SCULPTORS WANTED:
Do you create mid -to- large-scale sculptural works of fine art?…Continue
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