Author: october

Ella Joyce performs Rosa Parks at Expo 23. October Gallery Art Expo

“A ROSE AMONG THORNS” was presented by the Rosa Parks Museum with Troy University   on the beautiful and  prestigious  Alabama Shakespeare Festival Stage (ASF) in honor of Mrs. Parks’ 95th birthday on Feb. 4th, 2008.  *************************************************************     Nominated by NAACP...

Swan Auction House Gets Record Price – CHARLES WHITE “Frederick Douglass Lives Again” for client of October Gallery.

Sale 2156 Lot 26 October 7, 2008 CHARLES WHITE (1918 – 1979) Frederick Douglass Lives Again (The Ghost of Frederick Douglass). Pen and ink over pencil on illustration board, 1949. 508×762 mm; 20×30 inches....

COLLECTING CONNECTIONS Younger African Americans are finding value in acquiring “legacy pieces” by black artists.

By Dwayne Campbell INQUIRER STAFF WRITER POSTED: December 17, 2006 Saniah Johnson hopped from booth to booth at the 21st annual Philadelphia International Art Expo last month, taking in the plethora of paintings, sketches,...