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Marvin Gaye's Troubled Soul

Marvin Gaye's Troubled Soul

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Added by Michael Owens on July 28, 2014 at 1:22pm — No Comments

Cane Roots Salon in Harlem Host Black Art In America Pop-Up Show

"We’re here to elevate the appreciation of rum - its rich history, the craftsmanship involved in making a fine spirit and combining these with a passion for the taste itself. Cane Roots is Rum. Redefined."…

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Added by Black Art In America on July 25, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Success in the Shadows: Contemporary Black Artists Struggle for Acceptance



Success in the Shadows: Contemporary Black Artists Struggle for Acceptance

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Added by Michael Owens on July 23, 2014 at 8:54am — 3 Comments

Contemporary Art of Nigeria Exhibition Chicago August 1 - 31

Added by Black Art In America on July 22, 2014 at 9:29am — No Comments

Post Modern Rebellion

 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…

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Added by Michael Owens on July 14, 2014 at 10:21am — No Comments

FLAVA FRESH 11!_2014 - 2015 — 2ND ART EXHIBITION OF THE ANNUAL SERIES__FISHERS, IN:

2ND ART EXHIBITION OF THE ANNUAL PRESENTATION SERIES:

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Added by D. DelReverda-Jennings on July 13, 2014 at 8:45pm — No Comments

Ernie Barnes and the Sugar Shack

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Ernest “Ernie” Eugene Barnes, Jr. (July 15, 1938 – April 27, 2009) was a beloved African-American painter, well known for his rhythmic approach to movement as well as an elongated interpretation of the human figure. He was also a professional athlete, actor and…

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Added by Michael Owens on July 11, 2014 at 8:39am — No Comments

Highlights From Treadway/Toomey Gallery Inaugural Sale Of African American Art

Jacob Lawrence

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Added by Black Art In America on July 10, 2014 at 4:17pm — No Comments

"PRINCE" Impressionist Painting by K.O.Simms Fine Arts

Impressionist Artist K.O.Simms recent painting created with his palette knives using acrylics to capture  texture and rich colors of Singer/Musician "PRINCE". To fully achieve this level of work, the artist' Simms listen to many of Prince songs from the CD's of this great artist, to capture his spirit of love and dedication that is evoke to many of his fans. Add now, this member of Black Art In America's artwork of K.O.Simms Fine Arts to your collection today. …

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Added by K.O. Simms Fine Arts on July 8, 2014 at 2:09am — No Comments

"HEROES & VILLAINS" EXHIBITION @ THE ARC GALLERY __ CHI TOWN:

          ARC GALLERY __  CHICAGO, IL: 

                2156 North Damen Avenue.  

               Bucktown Arts District:…

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Added by D. DelReverda-Jennings on July 2, 2014 at 9:57am — No Comments

A Discussion of a Black Visual Art Aesthetic

Location Carter Presidential Museum

Theater

441 Freedom Parkway

Atlanta, GA 30307
University Event Topic  Arts
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Added by Black Art In America on June 30, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

LIBERIAN MIXED-MEDIA ARTIST " NORA MUSU " __ AKATASIA ARTIST INTERVIEW_JUNE 2014:

AKATASIA.COM,  HAS DONE AN INSIGHTFUL INTERVIEW WITH COLUMBUS, OHIO.,

BASED ARTIST NORA MUSU  ....  IT'S A GREAT READ!  

  

INFO: C…

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Added by D. DelReverda-Jennings on June 24, 2014 at 8:54pm — No Comments

Cinque

Initially trained as an engraver, artist Nathaniel Jocelyn (1796-1881) turned to painting in 1820 and became a well-known portrait painter in the area of New Haven, Connecticut. In 1839 Jocelyn produced Cinque, a large oil portrait. The painting commemorates an event of that year in which Cinque , one of fifty three men and  women captured by Spanish slavers led a rebellion on the ship La Amistad.  The uprising took place after the slaves had to been sold in Havana, Cuba and were…

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Added by Michael Owens on June 24, 2014 at 10:44am — No Comments

Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey showing at the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami

Wangechi Mutu, Misguided Little Unforgivable Hierarchies, 2005 - photo Black Art In America

The Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami presents “Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey,” a comprehensive…

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Added by Black Art In America on June 17, 2014 at 6:58pm — 1 Comment

Tanner's Banjo Lesson

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,…

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Added by Michael Owens on June 10, 2014 at 9:14am — 2 Comments

Liberty Theatre Cultural Center Art Benefit

 “Liberty Legends” by Najee Dorsey          

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Added by Black Art In America on June 5, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Art For Social Change

'The other world' posted by Hassam ( on Facebook )…




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Added by Black Art In America on June 3, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

BAIA Curates Photography Installation by Samantha Simmons at Historic Liberty Theatre In Columbus Georgia

Samantha Simmons is receiving her Masters of Art in Teaching: Art Education with a concentration in photography.  She attended American Intercontinental University in Atlanta, GA, where she received her B.A. of Fine Arts with a…

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Added by Black Art In America on June 1, 2014 at 1:22pm — No Comments

ARTIST TALK Black Cultural Art Movement '70s

THE BROOKLYN

ART SALON | PRIVATE GALLERY

Purchase Fine Art  |  Discussions on Art  |  Price List Available

 

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Added by Black Art In America on May 30, 2014 at 4:36pm — No Comments

ARTIST TALK Black Cultural Art Movement '70s

THE BROOKLYN

ART SALON | PRIVATE GALLERY

Purchase Fine Art  |  Discussions on Art  |  Price List Available

 

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ARTIST…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 30, 2014 at 4:36pm — No Comments

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One of America's most respected black artists, Claude Clark was an influential educator as well as an art instructor, Clark was instrumental in establishing the Art Department at Alabama's Talladega College. He taught there from 1948 until 1955, when he was succeeded by the young David Driskell. Claude Clark's work will be on exhibit at Hammonds House Museum. Read

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