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"I just wanted to really be aware of how many of us there are that are making work. So that when time looks back, that no one says we weren’t," she said.
DC: Art is an appreciating asset. Unlike a car that depreciates as soon as you drive it off the lot, art is an investment
Black History Month may be over but don't let that deter you from supporting black businesses.
Normal Lewis was the first African-American artist to be awarded the Carnegie International Award in Painting.
The collection on display represented all manner of iconic holiday images -- most with an African-American theme with American patriotic accents -- punctuating spaces around the room. President Obama was even represented on a glass tree ornament on a small tree.
My reading had taught me that I could render feminist characters long before I learned that there was a word to describe girls who bucked narrow gender roles. However, I also had internalized the belief that to be a legitimate author, my characters had to be white.
These teens are turning classic works of art into something radical.
Nadeesha Godamunne is a full time in-house fashion illustrator/colorist from New Zealand now residing in Brooklyn, New York. Her voice needs to be heard. The creativity of her hands need to be seen. Say hello to Nadeesha.
This film is a beautiful legacy. It sheds light on a very gifted man who, like many creative people, was raised under difficult circumstances in an underserved area of Pittsburgh. All of his plays were "doors" into the black experience, and from many eras of the American story.
Near the end of the 2015 Grammy Awards, which aired on Sunday, musical icon Prince presented the Grammy for Best Album, with
While taking it to the streets-style activism is certainly viable, I want to make a case for another form: Art.
"Made by Whites for Whites" addresses the prevalence of American racist objects that are too historically significant to be destroyed yet too offensive to be displayed.
Gathering together self-taught artists from the 1960s to today, the exhibition uses outsider masterpieces to explore the
What does it mean to be a contemporary artist and an African-American today? What does it mean to ask such questions in Milwaukee
I was not surprised when some expressed reservations about sending art to Haiti. What did surprise me, however, is the way the idea was received by some artists.