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Sugar Shack by Ernie Barnes

Sugar Shack by Ernie Barnes

  Price: $350  Lithograph/Open edition Unsigned Image size: 24"h x 34"w Pape....

Modern African-American art gets the spotlight

Modern African-American art gets the spotlight

“In Conversation: Modern African American Art” comes to the Peabody Essex Museum just as interest ....

Why 2015 was One of the Most Outstanding Years of Anticipated, Appreciated and Awarded African-American Artistic Achievement in the History of the United States
Stop Giving New York Transplants All The Credit For Detroit’s Art Scene

Stop Giving New York Transplants All The Credit For Detroit’s Art Scene

Move from Brooklyn to Detroit for the cheap rent: get applause. Spend years building your hometown....

Travel To Salvador de Bahia

Travel To Salvador de Bahia

Salvador, also known as São Salvador,Salvador de Bahia, and Salvador da Bahia (Brazilian Portugues....

Cheadle’s ‘Ahead’ captures Miles Davis’ spirit

Cheadle's 'Ahead' captures Miles Davis' spirit

Cheadle, pictured on the Cincinnati set of 'Miles Ahead' in July 2014. The Miles Davis film is p....

DuSable Museum of African American History Names Chief Curator

DuSable Museum of African American History Names Chief Curator

CHICAGO, Jan. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The DuSable Museum of African American History has a new ch....

HBO Ordered a Black Lives Matter Documentary After Seeing This Year’s Oscar Nominees

HBO Ordered a Black Lives Matter Documentary After Seeing This Year's Oscar Nominees

Image via Fibonacci Blue BY TRACE WILLIAM COWEN I'd be happy to waste more of your time here: ....

Spike Lee Lauds Academy Changes, Still Plans To Skip Oscars

Spike Lee Lauds Academy Changes, Still Plans To Skip Oscars

ANGELA WEISS VIA GETTY IMAGES Lee said he would skip the Academy Awards and go to the Knicks ga....

African American Art to be featured in county building

African American Art to be featured in county building

Special to the Daily Record 9:50 a.m. EST January 22, 2016 Morris Arts and Art in the Atriu....

Andrew Turner Passion for Life

Andrew Turner Passion for Life

Andrew Turner by October Gallery Staff Inspired by art history's masters, Andrew Turner pa....

MAYA ANGELOU – US Stamp

MAYA ANGELOU - US Stamp

Author, poet, actress, and champion of civil rights Dr. Maya Angelou (1928–2014) was one of the mo....

Chestnut Hill space spotlights decades of Philly’s black artists

Chestnut Hill space spotlights decades of Philly's black artists

BY DAN GERINGER, Staff Writer POSTED: January 05, 2016 CLIFFORD WARD, a Center Cit....

Post-black art

Post-black art

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Post-black art is a category of contemporary African Americ....

TMA spotlights African-American art

TMA spotlights African-American art

Home / Life / Discover / TMA spotlights African-American art with 'Embracing Diverse Voices' TM....

80-Year-Old Black Artist Leo Twiggs

80-Year-Old Black Artist Leo Twiggs

80-Year-Old Black Artist Leo Twiggs Uses Confederate Flag To Create Art   |  By BY SUSANNE M.....

With Powerful Murals, Hale Woodruff Paved The Way For African-American Artists

With Powerful Murals, Hale Woodruff Paved The Way For African-American Artists

Artist Hale Aspacio Woodruff was commissioned to paint the Amistad Murals in 1938. Peter Harhol....

Exhibition featuring African American art from 3 Michigan museums on display

Exhibition featuring African American art from 3 Michigan museums on display

 The Community Art project area allows anyone especially children to draw and paint an....

A Show of African American Artists Resonates in Racially Divided Detroit

A Show of African American Artists Resonates in Racially Divided Detroit

by Sarah Rose Sharp on January 7, 2016 DETROIT — Can an exhibition be inform....

Vision by Charles White

Vision by Charles White

Price $on Request Vision c. 1973 by Charles White Sterling Silver Plate Edition of 100 Sig....

Failed Policies by Ebony Thompson

Failed Policies by Ebony Thompson

Price $1500 Failed Policies by Ebony Thompson Acrylic paint and oil pastels on canvas Pain....

An Eye For Art – Learning to View and Appreciate Art

An Eye For Art – Learning to View and Appreciate Art

An Eye For Art – Learning to View and Appreciate Art Here is a checklist with some key compon....

Don Stephens Visual Artist – Video

Don Stephens Visual Artist - Video

Don Stephens Art Classes at October Gallery ....

Philly Art Expo 2013

Philly Art Expo 2013

Spotlight Video for 28th Annual Philadelphia International Art Expo October, 11, 12 and 13, 2....

Clifton Davis Showcase @ 7165 Lounge

Clifton Davis Showcase @ 7165 Lounge

Every Friday With Doug Henderson WDAS Radio Next Baby Boomers Party Friday, August 2,  5 to ....

Tradition Redefined: The Larry and Brenda Thompson Collection of African American Art

Tradition Redefined: The Larry and Brenda Thompson Collection of African American Art

Published on Nov 2, 2012 Larry and Brenda Thompson have amassed a remarkable collection of art b....

Queen Portrait Defaced: Westminster Abbey Painting By Ralph Heimans Has Been Vandalized

Queen Portrait Defaced: Westminster Abbey Painting By Ralph Heimans Has Been Vandalized

A portrait of Queen Elizabeth II was defaced with spray paint Thursday at London's Westminster Abb....

Gustave Courbet Birthday: Rebellious French Painter Turns 194

Gustave Courbet Birthday: Rebellious French Painter Turns 194

In honor of Gustave Courbet's birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year ho....

Willi Sitte Dead: East German Artist Dies At 92

Willi Sitte Dead: East German Artist Dies At 92

Willi Sitte, one of East Germany's most eminent artists and a key representative of Communism's ....

Huge Street Art Murals Transform City Of Lodz In Poland

Huge Street Art Murals Transform City Of Lodz In Poland

The city of Lodz in Poland is promoting the work of street artists from around the world as a wa....

In segregated, wartime America, making art against the odds

In segregated, wartime America, making art against the odds

In the early 1940s, a young man named John Biggers enrolled at Hampton Institute, a black colleg....

AFRICAN AMERICAN ARTIST ALLAN ROHANE CRITE WORKS DISCOVERED IN STORAGE UNIT

AFRICAN AMERICAN ARTIST ALLAN ROHANE CRITE WORKS DISCOVERED IN STORAGE UNIT

A story right out of reality television has unfolded for a young couple from western Massachuset....

Diego Velazquez Birthday: Famed Spanish Artist Turns 414

Diego Velazquez Birthday: Famed Spanish Artist Turns 414

Today we would like to celebrate the birthday of famed portrait artist and friend of Spanish royal....

Nahum Tschacbasov Retrospective: Exhibit Of Avant-Garde Artist Goes On View For Russian Heritage Month

Nahum Tschacbasov Retrospective: Exhibit Of Avant-Garde Artist Goes On View For Russian Heritage Month

The canvases of Russian-born artist Nahum Tschacbasov are filled with familiar themes -- quasi-rel....

Tala Madani’s Painted World Of Middle Aged Men

Tala Madani's Painted World Of Middle Aged Men

Imagine a world populated only by middle aged men, left to fumble through their daily activities w....

Erotic Embroidery: Artist Alaina Varrone Creates Tantalizing Needleworks That Are Certainly NSFW

Erotic Embroidery: Artist Alaina Varrone Creates Tantalizing Needleworks That Are Certainly NSFW

Artist Alaina Varrone turns the wholesome craft of embroidery into a tantalizing medium for erotic....

‘At-Risk’ Teens Produce Interesting Artwork As Teacher Aims To Reduce Graffiti

‘At-Risk’ Teens Produce Interesting Artwork As Teacher Aims To Reduce Graffiti

It appears that this California teacher has truly reached his students. In an effort to avoid d....

Inflatable Art: The Most Incredible Pop-Able Sculptures Around The World

Inflatable Art: The Most Incredible Pop-Able Sculptures Around The World

There’s something playful about anything inflatable. Blown-up objects remind us of a birthday part....

James Franco’s ‘Psycho Nacirema’ Exhibit Reimagines Hitchcock’s Iconic 1960 Thriller

James Franco’s ‘Psycho Nacirema’ Exhibit Reimagines Hitchcock’s Iconic 1960 Thriller

James Franco is going ‘Psycho’ for his most recent art exhibit, on view at London’s Pace Gallery t....

The Indian Frida Kahlo

The Indian Frida Kahlo

The woman’s body is luscious but self-contained, suggesting that this is not an erotic pose,....

Venice Biennale 2013 Photo Diary: Wrap-Up

Venice Biennale 2013 Photo Diary: Wrap-Up

The Venice Biennale officially opened to the public on June 1, which means the VIP crowd was long ....

Baby Boomers Let’s Party – Friday, May 24 @ 7165 Lounge

Baby Boomers Let's Party - Friday, May 24 @ 7165 Lounge

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Party On US ! FREE May 10, 2013  6 to 9 PM

Party On US ! FREE May 10, 2013 6 to 9 PM

PARTY ON US ! PARTY ON US ! Party On Us Friday, May 10   6 to 9 PM Celebrate your birthday, gra....

Richie Havens Dead: Woodstock Singer Dies Of Heart Attack At 72 (video)

Richie Havens Dead: Woodstock Singer Dies Of Heart Attack At 72 (video)

Richie Havens, the folk singer and guitarist who was the first performer at Woodstock, died Mond....

‘Grand Slam Jam’ hits Mt. Airy

‘Grand Slam Jam’ hits Mt. Airy

A positive buzz is coming out of the Mt. Airy section of the city as entertainers from every gen....

TATTOOS

TATTOOS

Race & Tattoos..The Double Standards of African Americans? The ignorance of Bourg....

Jackie Robinson movie ‘42’ is a boon to Negro Leagues museum

Jackie Robinson movie ‘42’ is a boon to Negro Leagues museum

By SAM MELLINGER The Kansas City Star The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum has done so many thi....

Movie Review: In 42, If You’re Good at Baseball, Nothing Else Really Matters

Movie Review: In 42, If You’re Good at Baseball, Nothing Else Really Matters

By Bilge Ebiri In 42, the great American gods of capitalism and baseball triumph over racism, ....