Graphic designer George McCalman presents a book featuring 145 portraits of Black pioneers, including the celebrated and unsung.
The Black Woman Is God, an annual showcase of Black womxn visual artists, has become a staple of Black Bay Area culture.
Black American Portraits features over two centuries of artworks centering Black artists and subjects.
Cultural and artistic icons are reshaping the circulation of Blackness on a global scale.
Faustine’s depiction of household shared by three generations of Black women presents matriarchy as a source of power.
“The Black Index” at UC Irvine pursues knottier narratives of self-representation.
For the past 13 years, Swann has been the only major auction house with a department dedicated to African American art, setting auction records for artists such as Sam Gilliam, Faith Ringgold, and Charles White.
Two shows in New York City take profoundly different approaches to the idea, but are worth comparing for how they represent being Black and talented or accomplished.
The free-to-attend Black Portraiture[s] conference will focus on the creation of visual archives in the context of landmark moments in Black history.
I asked respected art figures like Lowery Stokes Sims, Deborah Willis, and Ugochukwu-Smooth Nzewi to share a beloved artist with me.
In 1973, a small band of black artists published the Black Photographers Annual, Volume I, a book that changed the history of photography in America.
ST. LOUIS — Several months ago, I made the commitment to be away from New York City, my home and native land, for the duration of this summer.