All Blog Posts Tagged 'African' (101)

Detroit Institute of Arts showcases contemporary African American art in “30 Americans” exhibition

Detroit Institute of Arts showcases contemporary African American art in “30 Americans” exhibition

Artists explore racial, gender, political and historical identity in contemporary culture

 

August 12, 2015 (Detroit)—The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) presents “30 Americans,” a dynamic exhibition of contemporary art by…

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Added by Black Art In America on August 13, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments

Kalamazoo Institute of Arts Exhibition -- "Common Ground: African American Art"

Common Ground: African American Art  from the Flint…

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Added by bai americana on July 27, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments

BILL COSBY: BEYOND THE SCANDAL there is the question of the art collection

BEYOND THE SCANDAL there is the question of the art collection.

Julius Caesar Act 3, Scene 2 . . .…

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Added by R~ on July 11, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments

African American Painting: Timely Works on Exhibit by Aaron Douglas

African American Painting:  Timely Works on Exhibit by Aaron Douglas

Currently on exhibit are two dramatic works by Aaron Douglas. Let My People Go (1935 - 1939) and…

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Added by bai americana on July 10, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments

SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART TO EXHIBIT COSBY COLLECTION

SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART EXHIBITS WORK FROM THE COSBY COLLECTION

It was announced this week that the…

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Added by bai americana on July 10, 2015 at 12:00am — No Comments

Sex.Power.Race: Artist Talk, Sunday, June 28th, Boston, African Diva Project Exhibition

Please join us for the …
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Added by Black Art In America on June 16, 2015 at 4:27pm — 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 -…
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Added by Black Art In America on May 29, 2015 at 9:28am — No Comments

Mikki Ferrill Untitled Diner Scene in upcoming Auction of African American Art

Mikki Ferrill (b. 1937)  Untitled Diner Scene, c. 1970’s; vintage photograph, 5” x 8”. - Auction Catalog…




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Added by Black Art In America on May 21, 2015 at 11:50am — No Comments

Phillip Collins on Curating for the African American Museum, and a Life Well Lived

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Phillip Collins is a face you need to know in the Dallas arts.



By Jeremy Hallock

Throughout his career, Phillip Collins has focused on giving African-American artists exposure. An accomplished art historian and curator, he established himself as an important…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 11, 2015 at 9:07am — No Comments

Drs. Johnnetta Cole and David Driskell Address National Alliance of African American Art

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The National Alliance of African American Art, led by Renee Brummell Franklin and Sande Robinson, had the unique honor to have been received by Dr. Johnnetta Cole, Director of the Smithsonian Institution…

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Added by Freida Wheaton @ Salon53 on April 28, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Timothy Washington @ The Craft & Folk Museum by Greg Pitts for Artillery Magazine

                                         Timothy Washington @ Craft & Folk Musuem

Always following his impulses, Timothy Washington is an artist’s artist  in the Southern California African-American artist’s community, he is one of the last remaining practitioners from South Central L.A.’s Golden Age of Assemblage (late 1960s to…

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Added by Greg Pitts on April 6, 2015 at 6:23pm — No Comments

The Face Of Patronage: Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture First Donor

“I just knew, if it was something I wanted to see happen, I had to be part of the change.” - Donnette Cooper 



Meet our very first individual donor.



"Weeks after President George W. Bush…

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Added by Black Art In America on March 24, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments

African Americans in Full Color From Lonnie G. Bunch at The NMAAHC

NMAAHC -- National Museum of African American History and Culture

Lonnie Bunch, museum director, historian, lecturer, and author, is proud to present A Page from Our American Story, a regular on-line series for Museum supporters. It will showcase individuals and events in the African American experience, placing…

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Added by Black Art In America on March 1, 2015 at 5:17pm — No Comments

TWO THINGS - My Joy In The Morning

First, I lost my beloved mother, Beryl Doreen Moore Poindexter, on Monday, February 16. She literally died in my arms at the age of 91. My heart and soul are numb, and my world is in a billion pieces. I wish I could draw my energy and creativity from her, as I often do, but right now - I just feel completely alone and fearful of the future. But, as we all know, this too shall pass, and I will find a way to my joy in the morning.

Second (such a total opposite post) ... Five of my…

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Added by Stacey Torres on February 18, 2015 at 6:47pm — 6 Comments

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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Added by Black Art In America on February 9, 2015 at 11:18am — No Comments

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