The first Chicago retrospective for the artist, whose career spanned more than 30 years, will tell the story of Mr. Imagination's life in Chicago but also as a nationally recognized public artist.
Intuit is proud to present early experimental pieces, carved sandstone sculptures and his signature bottle cap work, amplified by photographs documenting…Continue
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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…
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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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Arthur L Bacon to receive the "Realizing the Dream Mountaintop Award" at the Seventh Annual Legacy Banquet on Friday, January 16, 2015, at 6:30 p.m., in the Hotel Capstone located on the campus of The University of Alabama. The award recognizes an individual who, in keeping with Dr. King’s ideals of…Continue
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Dear Lovers and Supporters of the Arts:
I am writing this letter to ask for your support of a very special event. New York City’s Kenkeleba House Gallery would like to present the first comprehensive exhibition ROBERT BLACKBURN: PASSAGES, and illustrated catalogue of Robert…
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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…Continue
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The High Museum of Art in Atlanta is mounting an exhibition this fall of important photographs by Gordon Parks, some of which have never been…Continue
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We created this graphic to show how we're connecting Black Art In America artists to the global arts community.
We tweeted this yesterday @BAIAONLINE:
GENE SISKEL #FILM CENTER PRESENTS -- #CHICAGO PREMIERE OF THROUGH A LENS DARKLY http://j.mp/1swu7hf #photographer
It has been retweeted a number of time but when First Run Features, @FirstRun an Independent, Documentary & Foreign Film Since 1979 retweeted it reached their followers of…Continue
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The Billops-Hatch Film Festival is coming to Emory October 2-3, 2014 #pellommcdaniels #blackfilm #marbl #billopshatch @baiaoniine #atlanta…Continue
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OK! It's OFFICIAL. I am thrilled to announce a partnership with R&R Promotions and Showtime that has given me the honor of stepping into the late, great LEROY NIEMAN's shoes! I'm going to be sitting ringside during upcoming Boxing matches across the country broadcast on Showtime, and I'll be drawing LIVE while the fight is going on. The first is this weekend at the new Casino in Cincinnati for the Adrien Broner fight. I did a quick promo sketch…
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Save our African American Treasures
Saturday, September 6, 10:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
520 16th St. N.
Birmingham, AL 35203
This program is free and open the…
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Delilah W. Pierce, born in 1904, 34 years after the American Industrial Revolution (1820-1870), was an African American artist and Washington, DC native who, through her body of work, helped to expand western thought about what African…
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"This is my take on Pharrell's "Happy." I reached all the way back to 1943 Harlem and put the World Famous Nicholas Brother's tap dance routine to this modern classic song." Terry Stubbs
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For a limited time only Golden Galleries Publisher is offering a special pre-publication price of $1,200 for "R.D.'s Back Room" by Najee Dorsey. This is a great time to acquire this serigraph as Najee prepares for his solo show at the Columbus Museum in Georgia titled Leaving Mississippi: Reflections on Heroes and Folklore opening August 21, 2014. R.D's Backroom is included in the museum show as well as the show catalog. (Hand pulled by artist working with master print maker Curlee R.…Continue
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