All Blog Posts Tagged 'American' (106)

The African American Art World in Twentieth-Century Washington, DCA Wyeth Foundation for American Art Symposium

The African American Art World in Twentieth-Century

Washington, DCA Wyeth Foundation for American Art Symposium

March 16 and 17

10:00 to 5:00

East Building Auditorium…

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Added by Black Art In America on February 21, 2017 at 4:14pm — No Comments

John Biggers, Elizabeth Catlett and Joseph Holston among Important African American Art now available

"I learned a long time ago that self-dignity and racial pride could be consciously approached through art." — John Biggers

Morning start - John Biggers,…

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COLOR STORM: If Not Now; When? Solo Exhibit by Stacey Torres

The Art of

STACEY TORRES

The Janice Mason Art Museum…

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Added by Stacey Torres on January 5, 2017 at 11:30am — 3 Comments

American Jazz Museum presents Spectrum: Autism, Art and Music A Collection of Works by Juliette Hemingway

SPECTRUM: AUTISM, ART, AND MUSIC

January 14th through April 30th…

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The Ease of Fiction at the California African American Museum closes February 19th

The Ease of Fiction

In The Ease of Fiction, works by four contemporary African artists living in the United States serve as a foundation for a critical discussion about history, fact, and fiction. Recent paintings, drawings, and sculptural works by ruby onyinyechi amanze (b. 1982, Nigeria), Duhirwe Rushemeza (b. 1977, Rwanda), Sherin…

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Reflections : African American Life from the Myrna Colley – Lee Collection October 23, 2016 - January 15, 2017 Columbus Museum

Charles White ~ untitled 1969

Reflections : African American Life from the Myrna Colley – Lee Collection

October 23, 2016 -…

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Announcing the American Visual Scholars Series at David C. Driskell Center

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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

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the appointment of Lauren Haynes as Curator, Contemporary Art

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the appointment of Lauren Haynes as Curator, Contemporary Art. Haynes will join the Museum in October as a key member of the curatorial team.

In her new role, Haynes will contribute to all…

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Added by Black Art In America on August 17, 2016 at 9:03am — No Comments

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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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

Spring 2016 Tim Okamura Studios

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Jontavious Willis

I heard this and I said HOLD UP in the voice of my "Inner Drunk Uncle" this here is the truth...can not be denied. A colleague introduced me to Jontavious take a listen...I did not record this video.

Jontavious Willis in WE ARE KINGS from…

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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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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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THE NEW AMERICAN CURATORS: Kansas City, Missouri (Stephanie Fox Knappe)

THE NEW AMERICA…

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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

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Titus Kaphar's "The Vesper Project" opens at American University's Katzen Arts Center November 7, 2015

Diary of a Trilogy

Titus KapharThe Vesper Project, 2012.

Mixed media, Dimensions variable.

Courtesy of Friedman Benda. Photography by Luke Hanscom…

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Added by Black Art In America on November 15, 2015 at 10:04am — 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

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