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Anne Pasternak Named Next Director of the Brooklyn Museum

May 19, 2015—The Brooklyn Museum announced today that Anne Pasternak has been named its Shelby White and Leon Levy Director. Pasternak will join the Museum after more than 20 years as the accomplished President and Artistic Director of Creative Time, a non-profit arts organization that has commissioned and presented major public art projects with…

Added by Black Art In America on May 20, 2015 at 8:50am — No Comments

National Media Spotlight on Alma Thomas


Media Spotlight Elevates Alma Thomas to National Acclaim…


Added by Black Art In America on April 19, 2015 at 6:04am — No Comments

"Relief at the Docks," to benefit The American Red Cross of Georgia, Atlanta Chapter

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).…


Added by The Estate of William Tolliver on April 17, 2015 at 3:31pm — No Comments

Stefanie Jackson Artist and Art Educator New To Shop BAIA Online

No man is an Island (katrina series) by Stefanie Jackson

Stefanie Jackson by Scott Belville

I've known and admired Stefanie Jackson's paintings for several…

Added by Black Art In America on April 17, 2015 at 6:07am — No Comments

What's New at the Estate of William Tolliver

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…


Added by The Estate of William Tolliver on April 13, 2015 at 3:56pm — No Comments

Flux Art Fair Harlem New York May 14th - 17th

A contemporary art fair in the culturally rich community of Harlem.  FLUX Art Fair is a dynamic artistic platform engaging an international community of…


Added by Black Art In America on April 12, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

Hayward Oubre

Hayward Oubre’s art was met with critical success from the time he graduated Dillard University in…


Added by Black Art In America on April 6, 2015 at 5:00am — No Comments

Micheal Massenburg Review from Artvoices Magazine by Greg Pitts

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…


Added by Greg Pitts on April 3, 2015 at 8:46pm — No Comments

Meet The Artist

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.…


Added by Stacey Torres on March 31, 2015 at 1:12pm — No Comments

Highlight Reel from First Solo Exhibition in Brooklyn

Watch this amazing highlight video from the opening of my first solo art exhibition "On Earth & Above." #art #artist #angels #women #paintings

Added by Stephanie Kiah on March 18, 2015 at 2:21pm — No Comments

Empire: It’s Not “Just Entertainment” by Faron Manuel

It’s Not “Just Entertainment”

By Faron Manuel 2/26/15…


Added by Black Art In America on February 26, 2015 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

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…


Added by Stacey Torres on February 18, 2015 at 6:47pm — 6 Comments

Artcloud's Black |Art| History Month: Early African American Art / Establishing Identity

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Black history is something to be celebrated year round, not just in February, but it is…


Added by Ruby on February 16, 2015 at 4:12pm — No Comments

Counterculture with Faron Manuel: Négritude


Counterculture with Faron Manuel




a way of life and set of attitudes opposed to or at variance with the prevailing social norm.…


Added by Black Art In America on February 15, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition 2015

artwork by Candace Hunter

January 19 - February 22, 2015

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…


Added by Cher Clay Bailey on January 29, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments

First Solo Exhibition of 2015

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…


Added by Sálongo Lee/Sálongo's Art on January 17, 2015 at 9:22pm — No Comments

Using African American Art To Celebrate Black Girls Beauty

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…


Added by Ruby Taylor on January 12, 2015 at 9:19am — 1 Comment

The Philadelphia Museum of Art showcases its collection of African-American art like never before in REPRESENT

Henry Ossawa Tanner´s ´The Annunciation,´ purchased by the Art Museum in 1899, a year after it was painted.

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…


Added by Black Art In America on January 8, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments

Pioneer Works in Brooklyn host Inaugural New York outing of the 1:54 African art fair in May

African Art Fair 1:54 Comes to New York During Frieze Week

Brian BoucherTuesday, January 6, 2015 via Artnet

Pioneer Works, in Brooklyn,…


Added by Black Art In America on January 7, 2015 at 4:30pm — 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…


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

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