Feb 01

Tryon Fine Arts Center's newest exhibit, Preserving African-American Art in

Tryon Fine Arts Center's newest exhibit, Preserving African-American Art in
The Tryon Fine Arts Center's “Preserving African American Art in the Foothills” exhibit opens Friday, Jan. 22 at 5 p.m. with a reception for the community. Sponsored by Polk County Community Foundation, the exhibit will feature African American art …
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TMA spotlights African-American art with 'Embracing Diverse Voices'
21. Texas artist Ted T. Ellis will present “An American Treasure: Celebrating African-American History and Culture.” The presentation will be free to the public at no charge. A reception will follow. Special events associated with the show include …
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'Black Artstory Month' Celebrates Legacy of African-American Artists
Hosted by the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, Black Artstory features performances, talks, film screenings, and public art exhibitions by African-American artists. This year's title is “Some Assembly Required,” signifying the importance of …
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Dec 14

Latest Black Art News

The trouble with preemies
White Coat, Black Art. with Dr. Brian Goldman. Episodes · Blog · About · Contact · Podcasts; Facebook; Twitter. Episodes · Blog · Podcast · About · Contact. The trouble with preemies. Premature birth as a risk factor for chronic disease needs to be …
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The Black Years: how Nazi art came back to Berlin
While the Nationalgalerie's Mies van der Rohe building undergoes renovation, works from the modern art collection will be shown in a series of exhibitions at the contemporary art space, starting with Die Schwarzen Jahre (The Black Years), which opened …
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Nov 07

'Topography' explores changing landscape of African-American art

'Topography' explores changing landscape of African-American art
“Before I left to get my MFA, and since I've been back, I haven't seen a group show of more than two African-American artists,” Sheats said of Nashville's gallery scene. “That was one of my primary reasons for doing this. I wanted to show something …
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New DIA exhibition '30 Americans' to showcase contemporary African American art
The exhibition will feature 55 paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs and videos by contemporary African American artists. The artwork explores gender, political and historical identity in contemporary culture. "As the show evolved, we …
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At MoMA PS1, David Hammons's 'African American Flag' Beckons Visitors to
MOMA PS1 HAS ASSEMBLED a sprawling exhibition featuring 157 New York artists and collectives that span generations and mediums, and includes more than 400 works, as well as performances and films. Before visitors enter the main museum building, …
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