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Billionaire Sells Artworks to Help Fund Harlem School

Billionaire Sells Artworks to Help Fund Harlem School

William Louis-Dreyfus puts his 3,500-piece collection to a noble use, supporting disadvantaged kids.…

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

Then Candidate Barack Obama: South Side Sings to President Obama to “Bring It On Home

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Added by Black Art In America on February 16, 2015 at 6:57pm — No Comments

Getting to Know Hale Woodruff Presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture

NMAAHC -- National Museum of African American History and Culture

Barry Gaither

Getting to Know Hale Woodruff

Presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture



Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 7–9 PM EST

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Added by Black Art In America on February 9, 2015 at 11:18am — No Comments

Community Folk Art Center, Inc. (CFAC) is seeking to hire a full–time curator

Community Folk Art Center, Inc. (CFAC) is seeking to hire a full–time curator.  CFAC is a multidisciplinary art center featuring three galleries, dance studio, ceramics studio classrooms, Visual Arts Room, 2D room and a Community Black Box Theater located in the heart of the Connective Corridor in…

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Added by Black Art In America on February 6, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Welcome to the World of Mr. Imagination Friday, Jan 9 - Apr 25, 2015


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…

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Added by Black Art In America on January 22, 2015 at 4:00am — 1 Comment

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…

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

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…

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

Arthur L Bacon to receive the Realizing the Dream Mountaintop Award January 16

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…

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Added by Black Art In America on December 20, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Bringing Bob Home to NYC: Kenkeleba House Gallery would like to present the first comprehensive exhibition ROBERT BLACKBURN: PASSAGES

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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Added by Black Art In America on November 23, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

Dan, Kathelen Amos donate $100,000 to black art initiative at Columbus Museum

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…

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Added by Black Art In America on November 11, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Atlanta’s High Museum to Showcase Gordon Parks Photos

"Untitled, Shady Grove, Alabama" by Gordon Parks.
"Untitled, Shady Grove, Alabama" by Gordon Parks.Credit The Gordon Parks Foundation

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…

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Added by Najee Dorsey on October 8, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Black Art In America Connecting Artists to Global Arts Community

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…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 12, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

The Billops-Hatch Film Festival is coming to Emory October 2-3, 2014

The Billops-Hatch Film Festival is coming to Emory October 2-3, 2014 ‪#‎pellommcdaniels‬ ‪#‎blackfilm‬ ‪#‎marbl‬ ‪#‎billopshatch‬ @baiaoniine #atlanta…

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Added by Black Art In America on September 10, 2014 at 8:34am — No Comments

Gilbert Young partners with R&R promotions and Showtime to create art during boxing fights

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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Added by Black Art In America on September 3, 2014 at 1:08pm — No Comments

Save our African American Treasures is coming to Birmingham!

NMAAHC -- National Museum of African American History and Culture

 
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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Added by Black Art In America on August 19, 2014 at 12:36pm — No Comments

Delilah W. Pierce (1904 to 1992), artist, curator, educator, and advocate, is known for her fluid style, which ranged from figurative to abstract.

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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Added by Black Art In America on August 15, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Jacob Lawrence gifted to Cantor Arts Center at Stanford

Works from major American artists gifted to Stanford

Art by Richard Diebenkorn, Jacob Lawrence and Andy Warhol joins Cantor Arts Center permanent collection

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Added by Black Art In America on July 31, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

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