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Social Media and The Art Police By Dr. Kamasi C. Hill

Social Media and The Art Police

Conversations about art have been around for a long time. Questions about what constitutes art, when does it cross the line, high art/low art, are on-going public and private discussions. With the advent of social media it seems as though the…

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Added by Black Art In America on March 6, 2015 at 8:30am — 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

MASS MoCA I Museum of Contemporary Art presents: Storyboard P and the Warriorz in our Club B-10

Storyboard P and the Warriorz

Saturday, February 28, 8pm

Club B-10

$5 member / $8 student / $12 advance / $18 day of / $24 preferred

Storyboard P, “a man whose dancing seems…
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Added by Black Art In America on February 17, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments

Joe Barry Carroll Reading "Growing Up - In Words and Images

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Added by Black Art In America on February 10, 2015 at 3:18pm — No 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

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

William Ellisworth Artis was born 2nd of February 1914. He was an African-American Ceramacist and sculptor.

William Ellisworth Artis was born 2nd of February 1914. He was an African-American Ceramacist and sculptor.



He studied sculpture and pottery at Augusta Savage Studios in the early 1930s and was a part of the Harmon Foundation exhibition in 1933. He received the John Hope Prize, which led to a scholarship at the Art Students League in 1933-34. Artis was hired by Audrey McMahon, the…

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Added by Black Art In America on February 2, 2015 at 9:37am — No Comments

Vision Quest Opening Party February 7th at MOCADA

Vision Quest Opening Party

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

| Free…
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Added by Black Art In America on January 20, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

Duel of Duality by Najee Dorsey Benefiting The Crown and Gowns Project

We are proud to announce that Najee Dorsey recently joined the campaign to support Crown and Gowns Project: Empowering Black Girls. " I was inspired by the vision and wanted to find a unique way for me to be involved so I created…
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Added by Najee Dorsey on January 18, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

PAMM - Pérez Art Museum Newsletter and Calendar

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Added by Black Art In America on January 14, 2015 at 7:40pm — No Comments

LiFT Art Salon: Engaging Young Professionals, Artists and Activist - January 11 Atlanta

LiFT uses art to engage young professionals, artists, and activists in dialogue about Atlanta's history and future development. 

 

We are inspired by the salons of the 18th and 19th centuries, which were informal gatherings where creative, socially provocative, and cutting-edge ideas were exchanged. 



We have re-interpreted the salon for the contemporary urban context by…

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Added by Black Art In America on January 6, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Speaking of People Ebony, Jet and Contemporary Art Nov 13, 2014 - Mar 8, 2015 at Studio Museum

Speaking of People EbonyJet and Contemporary Art
Nov 13, 2014 - Mar 8, 2015…
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Added by Black Art In America on January 4, 2015 at 3:21pm — No Comments

Storyboard P. Pushes the Boundaries of Street Dancing and Urban Storytelling



Storyboard P
 has pushed street dancing in a darker, more mature direction of urban storytelling he calls Mutant. The twenty-three year old Brooklyn dancer  combines jarring feats of contortion, pantomime, floating footwork and…

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Added by Black Art In America on January 4, 2015 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North at MoMA

One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North

April 03, 2015–September 07, 2015

Posted on December 11, 2014

The Museum of Modern Art marks the centennial of the beginning of the Great Migration, the multi-decade…

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Added by Black Art In America on December 18, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Join the Harvey B. Gantt Center and our partner Paddle 8 for the 40th Anniversary Art Auction, online now

40th Anniversary Art Auction Presented by Carolinas HealthCare System

It’s time to expand your art collection! Join the Gantt and our partner Paddle 8 for the 40th Anniversary Art Auction, online now at paddle8.com/auctions/ganttcenter.

Fostering collecting is an important part of the Gantt Center’s mission. In celebration of our 40th Anniversary, we dedicate ourselves to connecting artists…

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Added by Black Art In America on November 26, 2014 at 9:01pm — No Comments

Traveling Spirit and Visual Melodies: works by Najjar Abdul-Musawwir

Traveling Spirit and Visual Melodies: works by Najjar Abdul-Musawwir featured in the Black Art In America 'Get Juked !' exhibition at Brisky Gallery during Art Basel…

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Added by Black Art In America on November 11, 2014 at 11:30pm — 1 Comment

Dan, Kathelen Amos donate $100,000 to black art initiative at Columbus Museum

Community business leaders attend opening reception for the "Leaving Mississippi - Reflections on Heroes and Folklore" exhibit at Columbus Museum, from left to right, Aflac CEO Dan Amos, Aflac Foundation President Kathelen Amos, Artist Najee Dorsey, Aflac Executive Vice President and General Counsel Audrey Boone-Tillman, Aflac U.S. President Teresa White, State. Rep. Calvin Smyre and Aflac Director Strategic Sourcing Wassel…

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Added by Black Art In America on November 11, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments

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