Rep. Valdenia Winn (D – Kansas City), the Chairperson of the Capitol Preservation Committee, is issuing a national call for artists/artistic teams to submit a Request for Qualification (RFQ) to design a mural in the Kansas State Capitol commemorating the U.S.
JOSEPHINE BAKER, MARCUS GARVEY, MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. AND MALCOLM X AMONG THE NOTABLE FIGURES FEATURED IN SWANN GALLERIES’ ANNUAL AUCTION OF PRINTED & MANUSCRIPT AFRICAN AMERICANA ON MARCH 1
On Thursday, March 1, Swann Galleries will offer an outstanding selection of Printed & Manuscript African Americana. Swann is the only major auction house to devote sales to this important historical material dealing with the African experience in the Americas.
Arte:Tiwani Contemporary presents Synchronicity II, curated by the collective On The Roof and in partnership with baudoin lebon, Paris.
Synchronicity II presents work by nine artists from Africa and its diaspora – most of whom are showing in London for the first time –
Georgia Museum of Art at UGA announces receipt of collection of American art by African American artists and an endowment for curatorial position
Athens, Ga. – The Georgia Museum of Art (GMOA) at the University of Georgia announces Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson’s donation of a prominent collection of works by African American artists.
Acme Studios IRP is now accepting applications directly from international artists for 1, 2, or 3 month self-funded residencies. The Associate Artist Residency can be tailored to the specific needs of artists, allowing them to research, develop relationships and focus on their work in a supported environment.
Internationally renowned sculptor Chakaia Booker has been selected as the second artist for the New York Avenue Sculpture Project, the only public art space featuring changing installations of contemporary works by women artists.
“Les Jacmeliens” 2011 marks the official launch of the first art exhibition that bridges Haiti’s renowned, Arts district Jacmel with the local art scene in the Miami Design District.