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…Continue
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This month nationally known fine artist Lawrence Finney is featured!! Read the December issue of YW News online and learn more about his work!
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YW News : Black Art News, Artist Interviews, Articles and more
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Titus Kaphar, The Vesper Project, 2012.
Mixed media, Dimensions variable.
Courtesy of Friedman Benda. Photography by Luke Hanscom…
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SHAWN MICHAEL WARREN
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,…Continue
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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…Continue
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African American Painting: Timely Works on Exhibit by Aaron DouglasContinue
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SMITHSONIAN NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART EXHIBITS WORK FROM THE COSBY COLLECTIONContinue
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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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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…Continue
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“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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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…Continue
Getting to Know Hale Woodruff
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