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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

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, 1ST ART EXHIBITION OF THE ANNUAL SERIES__INDPLS, IN:

 

FLAVA  FRESH 11!_2014-2015
 
1ST ART EXHIBITION OF THE ANNUAL SERIES: 
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Added by D. DelReverda-Jennings on July 13, 2014 at 7:51pm — No Comments

Artist Terry Dixon - Short article on his view point of painting

Chicago based artist Terry Dixon writes about what painting means to him and is featured in the online art magazine Neotericart.

http://neotericart.com/2014/06/27/the-wip-project-what-is-painting-featuring-terry-dixon/#more-2850

Added by Terry Dixon on June 28, 2014 at 10:36pm — No Comments

Fine Artist Ron Anderson, Columbus, Ohio

In case you've never heard of him, you should get acquainted with the works of Ron Anderson,…

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Added by E. Joyce Moore on June 22, 2014 at 5:42pm — No Comments

MOCA ART WAR: THE BATTLE IS OVER BUT THE WAR CONTINUES

At MOCA North Miami, a Battle Not Over Race -- But Control.

MOCA is currently in the middle of a tug of war between the museum board and the city. At the center of the controversy are…

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Added by R~ on June 18, 2014 at 7:00pm — 8 Comments

Liberty Theatre Cultural Center Art Benefit

 “Liberty Legends” by Najee Dorsey          

Liberty Theatre Cultural…

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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

Maya Angelou – Art From Her People, Art for the World

Maya Angelou – Art From Her People, Art for the World

by Dr. Michael Simanga

Maya Angelou’s transition…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 28, 2014 at 9:00pm — 10 Comments

KARA WALKER TURNS AUNT JEMIMA INTO NAKED SUGARSPHINX -- but there's no need to protest.

TA-DAH . . .

"At the behest of Creative Time Kara E. Walker has confected:

Kara Walker - A Subtlety

or the Marvelous Sugar Baby

an Homage to the unpaid and overworked Artisans who have refined our Sweet tastes…

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Added by R~ on April 29, 2014 at 6:00pm — 13 Comments

African American Art and the American Story Lecture at Bentonville Fine Art Show

The Bentonville Fine Art Show Arts Discussion:

 "African American Art and the American…

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Added by Black Art In America on March 10, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

21c Museum Hotel Official Hotel Sponsor of the Bentonville Fine Art Show

 

Black Art In America™ extends a warm thank you to 21c Museum Hotel for being

Official Hotel Sponsor of the Bentonville Fine Art Show.…

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Added by Black Art In America on March 1, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

SAVE THE DATE BAIA ART TOUR EAST COAST SWING

Black Art In America -- Art Tour East Coast Swing travels from Arkansas to NYC, D.C., to New Orleans this spring. Our Arkansas and D.C. shows are free and open to the public. Remember you can always find great art to buy at www.shopbaiaonline.com -- Tomorrow is the last day of the BAIA Fine Art Show. Take one last look at whats new by clicking the pictures below. …

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Added by Black Art In America on February 27, 2014 at 2:56pm — No Comments

New Great Migration Artist, CLEASTER COTTON, Presents LIVING ARTISTS LEGACY SERIES for Black History-Herstory Month 2014

Contemporary Teaching Artist & ALNUGE Inventor, Cleaster Cotton, Supports President Obama's White House STEM Education Initiative and Arts Education. http://cleastercotton.wordpress.com/ 

Day 1: The New Great Migration Collection (Painting #2) © CLEASTER COTTON…

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Added by Cleaster Cotton on February 17, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Test your Art I. Q. #12: Who am I ?

Test your Art I. Q. #12: Who am I ?

I'm an American sculptor, painter, jewelry designer and…

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Added by Black Art In America on February 17, 2014 at 12:22am — No Comments

The Sweetheart Deal This Valentine's Day

Added by Black Art In America on February 13, 2014 at 10:02pm — No Comments

Re-Designing Nicki Minaj New Single Cover

#nickiminaj #malcolmx

Added by Najee Dorsey on February 13, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments

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