All Blog Posts Tagged 'najee' (13)

A Tenant Farmer’s Daughter Remembers Leaving Mississippi

A Tenant Farmer’s Daughter

Remembers Leaving Mississippi

In 1917, ten-year-old Rubie Bond left Mississippi with her…


Added by Najee Dorsey on July 12, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Liberty Theatre Cultural Center Art Benefit

 “Liberty Legends” by Najee Dorsey          

Liberty Theatre Cultural…


Added by Black Art In America on June 5, 2014 at 5:00pm — 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…


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

Najee Dorsey Artrepreneur || State of the Arts #SOTA S2E2

S2E2 || Najee Dorsey || An exclusive tour of some of Atlanta’s famous arts institutions with the man behind Black Art In America, the largest social network for artists of color. 

Added by Kendrea Mekkah on March 9, 2014 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Re-Designing Nicki Minaj New Single Cover

#nickiminaj #malcolmx

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

Gaps in my wall paper...

Gaps in my wall paper...…


Added by Najee Dorsey on November 26, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments

The Book Look Episode 5 is Here!

The hit online show, The Book Look, opens up with Mayor Cory Booker, catches up with Daniel Black and Twelve Gates to the City, and covers the anthology and new movement, Steamfunk! Host Monda Webb and contributors Charisse Carney-Nunes and Kwame Alexander keep the pages turning while Najee Dorsey talks Art by the Book.

Join the Book Look group here on BAIA …


Added by Black Art In America on June 12, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Deacons For Defense And Justice: The History That Inspired The Art Work Deacons Revisited

"Deacons Revisited" by Najee Dorsey, mixed media collage 44 x 31"

The history that inspired the…


Added by Black Art In America on April 24, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments

B4 - Rosa There Was Claudette Colvin

"B4 Rosa – Claudette Colvin" is a mixed-media collage by Najee Dorsey.
"B4 Rosa" – There was Claudette Colvin
mixed-media 2011, private collection by Najee Dorsey


"In his latest series,…


Added by Najee Dorsey on March 29, 2013 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Harriet Newby, Wife Of Dangerfield Newby The Man Behind Django

On August 16, 1859. a letter was written by Harriet Newby wife of Dangerfield Newby believed to be the real life story that the character for Django the movie is modeled after. Below is a copy of the letter, a story I want to share with you with the focus of the art work being on the wife. (the text around the piece is the entire letter written below)

Dear Husband. 
 your kind letter…

Added by Najee Dorsey on March 27, 2013 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

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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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Shantrelle P. Lewis interviews Najee Dorsey Founder / CEO of Black Art In America for the Summer Issue of Art Voices Magazine. Read



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