All Blog Posts Tagged 'African' (115)

South African Student Protest Racist Hair Policy Inspires Georgia Artist Jamaal Barber to Create Untamed/Free

Untamed/Free 12" x 12" (edition of 10) $175.00 Buy Now

"The girls at Pretoria High…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 14, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

NCA Lecture: Samella Lewis at The Charles H Wright Museum

How The Figurative Elements in Samella Lewis’ Work Reflect African American History

Lecture & Panel Discussion…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 14, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

FLAVA FRESH XIII ! *FIRST EXHIBITION* OF THE 2016-2017 SERIES SEASON @ PRIMARY COLOURS GALLERY__IN INDIANAPOLIS, IN:

FLAVA FRESH XIII ! an Annual Juried, Multiple Art Exhibition Presentation Series Of Contemporary Fine Art:…

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Added by D. DelReverda-Jennings on June 22, 2016 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

Samella Lewis: An American Art Icon at Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Samella Lewis: An American Art Icon

April 28 - September 18, 2016

How does one earn the title “American Art Icon?” To achieve such an honor, we have only to look at the life and accomplishments of Samella Lewis, Ph.D., whose influence on African American art and culture has been so immense that her impact is yet to be determined.…

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Added by Black Art In America on June 19, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

Detroit Institute of Arts acquires two works by contemporary African American artists

Detroit Institute of Arts acquires two works by contemporary African American artists

Photograph by Hank Willis Thomas and painting by Stefanie Jackson now on view

 

May 19, 2016 (Detroit)—The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) recently…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 31, 2016 at 5:16pm — No Comments

The Fabric of Emancipation on exhibit at New York's oldest historic house

For Immediate Release

Media Contact: Michelle Bishop 

Company: Harlem Needle Arts

Telephone: 212-491-8581

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Added by M. Bishop on May 25, 2016 at 7:00pm — No Comments

The Grace Jones Project at Museum of the African Diaspora

The Grace Jones Project

APR 27, 2016-SEP 18, 2016

 

The Grace Jones Project explores the influence of model, actress, and singer Grace…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 5, 2016 at 5:25am — No Comments

Dandy Lion: (Re)Articulating Black Masculine Identity at Museum of the African Diaspora

Dandy Lion

Dandy Lion: (Re)Articulating Black Masculine Identity is a traveling photography- and film- based curatorial project that features the images of photographers and filmmakers from throughout the African Diaspora. Their subject matter is cis-gender Black men in…

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90 Years of African American Art at the Tyler Museum of Art

Embracing Diverse Voices:  90 Years of African-American Art.

The Tyler Museum of Art in East Texas features America's diversity in its Embracing Diverse Voices: 90 Years of African American Art…

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Added by BLACK ART IN AMERICA NEWS on March 5, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments

Procession: The Art of Norman Lewis

The past week here in Washington D.C. has proven to be rewarding in research source, and teaching development. The research source was the Islamic Heritage Museum with Director Amir Muhammad, and teaching development was a lecture by Ruth Fine, a conversation with David Driskell, and members Howard University faculty at National Gallery of Art.…

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Added by NAJJAR Abdul-Musawwir on February 15, 2016 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Donor gives Smithsonian African American Museum $10 Million

David Rubenstein has donated $10 million to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.   Rubenstein, Co-founder and Co-CEO of the Carlyle Group, has contributed a total of almost $45 Million to the Smithsonian.  It was reported by…

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Added by bai americana on January 25, 2016 at 7:00pm — No Comments

YW News : Interview with Lawrence Finney

This month nationally known fine artist Lawrence Finney is featured!! Read the December issue of YW News online and learn more about his work!

YW News | December 2015


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YW News : Black Art News, Artist Interviews, Articles and more

Added by yvette watson on December 4, 2015 at 6:05pm — No Comments

African American artists shine at worlds largest art competition..ArtPrize 7 in Grand Rapids, Michigan

SHAWN MICHAEL WARREN

http://www.artprize.org/shawn-michael-warren/2015/in-a-promised-land 

I knew early on that I wanted to pursue painting as a life profession. I received my BFA in fine art, as well as having the rare opportunity to study at the Florence Academy of Art in Italy. My works are a reflection of my personal interests (music,…

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Added by GEORGE BAYARD on October 5, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments

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

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