The Auburn Avenue Research Library, in collaboration with Hammonds House Museum and Take on the Arts, hosts The Highwaymen: Legacy of a Landscape. This exhibition honors the artistic contribution and historical relevance of The Highwaymen an innovative ensemble of self-taught African American landsc ...
Posted Tuesday, January 31st 2017 at 8:20PM
It's #GivingTuesday and since launching in 1999, HBCU Connect has remained committed to our audience by providing jobs, internships, scholarships and news in support of Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Today, we're asking the entire HBCU community to join us by donating $25, or $1 to ...
Posted Tuesday, December 1st 2015 at 2:09PM
Join us for the 2011 Harlem Fine Arts Show at the Riverside Church of New York City on February 25-27, 2011, a continuation of the tradition of the National Black Fine Arts Show, which art aficionados have enjoyed at New York's Puck Building for 14 years.
HFAS 2011, sponsored by Amtrak, is one of ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 4:56PM
Added by August Wilson Center
Hip Hop History: Highlights from the Paradise Collection
Through March 5, 2011
Closing Reception - March 3, 2011, 5:30 to 7 pm
This will be a special offCenter program with local hip hop musicians selected by Paradise and The Center.
Paradise Gray was an act ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 4:49PM
Bridging the Blood: Your Blood Line is Mine
Through June 2011
This mixed media exhibition features works from Pittsburgh's native son and accomplished visual artist Anire Mosley. This former August Wilson Fellow was commissioned by the Central Blood Band and the Institute for Transfusion Medicin ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 4:01PM
Controversial artwork was removed from college's faculty show last week
By Tricia L. Nadolny
With black tape stretched over their mouths, several members of the Gainesville State College community stood in silent protest Friday afternoon of what they say ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 3:39PM
Holland, MI — Paul Collins, said to be one of the most accomplished American realist painters of the late 20th century, is showing his work in the Holland Area Arts Council’s Lievense Gallery in celebration of Black History month.
A native of West Michigan, Collins’ steady climb to internati ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 1:42AM
NEWARK, NJ.- Posing Beauty: African-American Images from the 1890s to the Present, a photography exhibition that explores the ways in which African and African-American beauty has been represented in the media historically and in contemporary times, at the Newark Museum through April 28, 2011.
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 12:31AM
By Karen Croke • firstname.lastname@example.org • February 3, 2011
For Black History Month, New Rochelle artist Peridot Smith has brought together a group of male and female artists of varying ages and media whose work speaks to the question of the black experience.
"As with the history of our culture and ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 12:26AM
By: Cody Tucker
The Community Artists' Collective will host a reception for the 15th annual citywide African American Artists Exhibitions on Friday, Feb. 4.
The reception will be held at the Community Artist’s Collective, located at 1413 Holman at La Branch, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Prize winner ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 12:12AM
BLACK COMIC BOOK DAY
NEW YORK-- Saturday, February 12, bookstores in Chicago, Atlanta and Detroit will host Black Comic Book Day to celebrate and make more widely available the work of African-American comic book writers and artists. In Chicago, four racks permanently dedicated to African-America ...
Posted Saturday, February 5th 2011 at 12:01AM
By Taki S. Raton
Over 100 people were in attendance during the five hours of the January 21 gala reception opening Friday, January 21 at the Peltz Gallery African American artist’s exhibit according to gallery owner Cissie Peltz
“At one point, it was very difficult even getting to the kitchen ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 6:23PM
February 4, 2011 | City College
Works by Top African-American Artists on Display Alongside Freshman Projects
In celebration of Black History Month, The City College of New York is hosting an exhibit of eight renowned artists alongside pieces produced by City College freshmen. The exhibit, “Shots ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 6:13PM
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Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 5:52PM
Betsy Stein | 02/04/11
Spend the day at the Baltimore Museum of Art this Sunday learning about African-American history makers from Maryland at the African-American History Month Family Day: Maryland Icons.
From 1-5 p.m., there will be storytellers, dance and music groups, artwork by African-A ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 5:32PM
Kent Plantation House will honor Black History Month with a month-long art exhibit titled "Past, Present and Future."
The exhibit features two local artists, Ethel Dixon and Sylvia Martin, who will show approximately 20 works of original art in oils, acrylic or
The opening reception ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 4:37PM
The Arts Council of the Morris Area has opened Art in the Atrium's new exhibit, ""Memories of Russell,'' on display on the second to fifth floors of the Morris County Administration & Records Building, 10 Court St., Morristown.
The exhibit continu ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 4:34PM
The Museum of Science and Industry is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Black Creativity Program with a twist.
Traditionally, the annual event — which recognizes African-American achievements in a variety of fields and disciplines, includin ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 4:31PM
by Brandon Darnell
The Sacramento African-American Art Collective is kicking off its monthly “First Saturday” art tours this week, looking to bring to light art that organizers said isn’t well-represented.
“There’s something happening over here ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 4:27PM
By William Kerns
Art works by more than 30 African-American artists who either live in Lubbock, or are former Lubbock residents, are included in the show.
Participants include three Smithsonian artists — Eddie Dixon, Tony Gleaton and James Wa ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 4:22PM
The United States Civil War began in April 1861 when Charleston's Fort Sumter was fired upon. The conflict lasted four years, took more than 600,000 lives and emancipated 4 million enslaved people. During this horrific chapter in American history, a ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 1:30PM
The works of Gale Fulton Ross, American visual artist, feminist, advocate and icon of black culture, are featured in a one-woman exhibition entitled "Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise: An Artist's Journey", a metaphor of personal experience and transform ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 1:19PM
Friday, February 4, 2011
NEW BRUNSWICK — In recognition of Black History Month, The New Street Gallery located at NJ Blood Services (NJBS) donor room is exhibiting the works of three African American artists. The community is invited to view the e ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 1:16PM
Black Art Connect is proud to support The Harlem Fine Arts Show coming up at month's end. A continuation of The National Fine Art Show, this event promises to deliver some of the best art from prominent and up-and-coming artists. ...
Posted Friday, February 4th 2011 at 1:00PM
National Deadline: February 1, 2011 - This is an Open Call for proposals for an exhibition in the fall of 2011. This call is open to all artists from North America working in all visual media. Proposals for exhibitions by both individuals and groups ...
Posted Thursday, February 3rd 2011 at 11:00PM