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New York Photographer Dannielle Bowman Wins 2...

Apr 19, 2020No Comments

THE WINNER of the 2020 Aperture Portfolio Prize is Dannielle Bowman. Aperture’s annual international competition aims to “identify trends in contemporary photography and highlight artists whose work deserves greater recognition.” Recent bodies of work, made

Roberts Projects Announced Representation of ...

Apr 14, 2020No Comments

  THE WOMEN confidently claim space on sofas, gazing directly at the viewer, holding our attention. The women, reclining and sitting, embrace their culture and express their style through the vibrant colors and patterned fabrics

Beginning in Late 1950s, African American Pai...

Apr 13, 2020No Comments

Untitled and undated painting by Harold Newton   BEGINNING IN THE LATE 1950s, a group of mostly self-taught African American artists devoted themselves to capturing Florida’s natural landscapes. During a time when black artists were

Exploring the Subjectivity of Black Children,...

Apr 12, 2020No Comments

  STEPHEN FRIEDMAN GALLERY in London recently announced 10 institutional acquisitions that occurred over the past year. Works by six artists on its roster, including Deborah Roberts, Yinka Shonibare CBE, and Denzil Forrester, have been

A Look Inside Johnson Publishing Archive: Fro...

Apr 11, 2020No Comments

Adam Clayton Powell and Malcolm X attend school boycott rally in New York City, March 1964   BLACK-AND-WHTIE PHOTOGRAPHS of Pearl Bailey on the set of “Carmen Jones,” Sammy Davis Jr., hanging with the Rat

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