Media Spotlight Elevates Alma Thomas to National Acclaim…
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The Estate of William Tolliver and The American Red Cross of Georgia Headquarters in Atlanta (ARC) is proud to present the stunning release of “Relief at the Docks,” a limited edition Giclee by 20th Century world-renown artist great, William Tolliver (1951-2000).…Continue
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No man is an Island (katrina series) by Stefanie Jackson
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2015 will be a big year for the Estate of William Tolliver with a lot of new and exciting things to come! For now, please check out our newly updated website where you will find giclee reproductions being made…Continue
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Hayward Oubre’s art was met with critical success from the time he graduated Dillard University in…Continue
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Massenburg: to the 90’s and Beyond
In the Mother-Fatherland or Afrikan continent , there was always someone there jalis (griots) that memorized the tribe’s/society geneology. They were about the business of keeping the collective memory of the group together thru the mutual generations and keeping the group’s madness to a minimum. This practice assumes pre-Columbian roots that involve seeing with your mouth and speaking through your eyes as well and informed communication that…Continue
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I will be participating in the 2nd Thursday Art Walk on Thursday, April 9 from 6-8 pm, showcasing my 5-piece Criminal Minds Collection at the Art Association of Henry County, 218 S. 15 Street, New Castle, Indiana. Stop in and say hello. I'll have refreshments and a live pianist.…Continue
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It’s Not “Just Entertainment”
By Faron Manuel 2/26/15…Continue
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
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Black history is something to be celebrated year round, not just in February, but it is…Continue
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a way of life and set of attitudes opposed to or at variance with the prevailing social norm.…
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The Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition presents 104 dynamic works from both professional and amateur African-American artists from around the country, including a dozen youth…Continue
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Okay, It has been a while since I posted, I've been busy getting ready for the opening of my first solo exhibition in 6 years other than the Featured Artist exhibits at ArtsNatchez Gallery. I will show new work and a new art/haiku poetry book at Black Heritage Gallery in Lake Charles Louisiana. "A Lil Bit of This & A Lil Bit of That" will open with a reception and book signing on March 6, 2015 and run through April 26, 2015. My 4th art…
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November 2014 I took my 17 year old niece to the Studio Museum in Harlem and we enjoyed many exhibits. But, one exhibit struck a cord and that was The Jet Beauty of The Month, which was a room full of Jet Beauties from the past and present.
My niece said "they are not many darker skinned black women as…
Henry Ossawa Tanner's 'The Annunciation,' purchased by the Art Museum in 1899, a year after it was painted.
What the art museum's big African-American show represents…
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Brian Boucher, Tuesday, January 6, 2015 via ArtnetContinue
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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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BLINGCATCHER 2014 by Ann JohnsonContinue