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National and International News and Events. This lists the news for the National and International events and articles.  The events are listed first by the end date of the event.  These will be added before the event starts and deleted when the event is over.  The news items will remain as long as they are relevant and will be remove after one year.  An archive of the News items over one year old will be kept separately.  The designation NEW! will remain on an item line for 30 days and each line has the date the event or article was posted.


NEW! (Posted 3/30/2019) PLUMB LINE: CHARLES WHITE AND THE CONTEMPORARY, now thru August 8th, 2019, California African American Museum; VIEW MORE INFO


(Posted 8/23/2018) SOUL OF A NATION IS TRAVELING TO THE WEST COAST EXHIBITION WILL BE ON VIEW IN SPRING 2019 AT THE BROAD IN LOS ANGELES; VIEW MORE INFO

 


National News

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) COMMENCEMENT SPEECH: “I HAVE GOOD NEWS FOR ARTISTS”; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) A SELF PORTRAIT IS THE LATEST PAINTING BY JORDAN CASTEEL TO HIT THE AUCTION BLOCK IN 2019 AND FAR EXCEED EXPECTATIONS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) SALES RESULTS NEW RECORDS AT PHILLIPS FOR CHRISTINA QUARLES ED CLARK AND STANLEY WHITNEY PLUS HELTER SKELTER II BY MARK BRADFORD HITS AUCTION BLOCK; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) GHANA FIRST PAVILION VENICE ART BIENNALE DAVID ADJAYE GHANAIAN ARTISTS JOHN KOMFRAH; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) FRANKLIN SIRMANS TO CURATE SPECIAL FRIEZE NEW YORK SECTION DEDICATED TO PIONEERING NEW YORK GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) Art 33 2019 SCHOOL 33 STUDIO RESIDENCY BIENNIEL; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) FROM THE CONTINENT TO THE ISLAND 1-54 CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ART FAIR MOVES TO MANHATTAN; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) SIMONE LEIGH IS AT THE GUGGENHEIM, THE WHITNEY, AND EVEN ON CBS, WHERE SHE SAID: ITS SO SHOCKING WHAT IS HAPPENING TO ME; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) ACTIVISTS RETURN TO THE BRITISH MUSEUM TO LEAD ANOTHER STOLEN GOODS TOUR; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) ARTIST MELEKO MOKGOSI APPOINTED ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF PAINTING PRINTMAKING AT YALE SCHOOL OF ART; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) BLACK ART FUTURES FUND AWARDS 21,000 IN GRANTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 5/20/2019) WHITNEY BIENNIAL 2019 WHY IS THIS YEARS SHOW SO SAFE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/28/2019) Price Check! Here’s What Sold—and for How Much—at the 2019 Armory Show in New York; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/28/2019) Art Advisor Maria Brito, Who Helps Shape Diddy and Gwyneth Paltrow’s Collections, on the Growing Alliance Between Hollywood and Art; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/26/2019) TATE ACQUIRES YINKA SHONIBARE’S THE BRITISH LIBRARY; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/26/2019) EXHIBITION ON THE LESSER-KNOWN HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN CALIFORNIA; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/26/2019) WHY THE ART AND DESIGN DETAILS OF RASHID JOHNSON.S “NATIVE SON” MATTER; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/26/2019) HOW BLACK ARTISTS MOBOLIZED IN 1970s LOS ANGELES; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/24/2019) ‘WE CAN ALREADY SEE THE FUTURE’: Swizz Beatz on What Artists and Gallerists Can Learn From the Music Industry; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/24/2019) A SATIRICAL TAKE ON THE WHITENESS OF CLASSICAL SCULPTURE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • NEW! (Posted 4/24/2019) CHECK OUT THIS VIDEO OF ARTISTS RESPONDING TO QUESTIONS OF THE LATE DR. JEFF DONALDSON; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) SOUL OF A NATION: ART IN THE AGE OF BLACK POWER; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) HOW THE SHED CAN LIVE UP TO ITS HYPE: FOCUS ON THE ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) HOW SOLANGE AND MITSKI RECONSIDER WHO CAN BE THE COWBOY; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) SHOULD THE EAST VILLAGE MICHAEL JACKSON MURAL BE TAKEN DOWN?; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) MET ADMISSION FEES WILL SEND $2.8 MILLION TO OVER 1775 CITY CULTURAL GROUPS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) GETTY RESEARCH INSTITUTE LERONN P BROOKS CURATOR; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) WHAT WILL THE ART GALLERY OF THE FUTURE DO? PACE’S MARC GLIMCHER ON THE COMING DISRUPTION AND WHY THE ‘ART WORLD IS NOT FAIR’; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) NAIMA J KEITH DIANA NAWI WILL ORGANIZE PROSPECT 5 NEW ORLEANS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) THE ART SHOW HENRY OSSAWA TANNER TAKES THE SPOTLIGHT AT MICHAEL ROSENFELD GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG FOUNDATION ADDS A.C. HUDGINS, KELLIE JONES, GLENN LOWRY TO BOARD; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) SOARING PAST 7 MILLION UNTITLED PAINTER BY KERRY JAMES MARSHALL IS TOP SELLER AT SOTHEBYS NEW YORK; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) ARTIST LIST FOR 2019 WHITNEY BIENNIAL INCLUDES WANGECHI MUTU SIMONE LEIGH BRENDAN FERNANDES PAUL MPAGI SEPUYA JENNIFER PACKER AND MARTINE SYMS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/30/2019) KEITH DUNCAN BROUGHT MOMENTS IN BLACK HISTORY AND THE CULTURE OF THE BIG EASY TO NEW YORKS MEATPACKING DISTRICT; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/10/2019) LINES AND COCONUTS: ART ON PAPER FAIR OPENS ON NEW YORK’S LOWER EAST SIDE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/27/2019) This is why Artist need a trade Union: Apple Pays Artists with apple products instead of Cash; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/27/2019) In Centering West Africa, an Exhibition Tells Another Story of the Medieval Period In Centering West Africa, an Exhibition Tells Another Story of the Medieval Period; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/27/2019) PAFA RECEIVES GIFT OF 78 ARTWORKS FROM CONSTANCE E. CLAYTON, MANY BY ARTISTS WITH TIES TO PHILADELPHIA; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/27/2019) NARI WARD: WE THE PEOPLE; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/27/2019) KAYWIN FELDMAN SHATTERS THE GLASS CEILING AT THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 3/27/2019) ARMOURY SHOW; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 2/22/2019) MET HANDS OVER AN EGYPTIAN COFFIN THAT IT SAYS WAS LOOTED; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 2/22/2019) Armory Show Public Programs To Take On American National Identity, Feminist Provocations; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 2/22/2019) DAWOUD BEY THE BIRMINGHAM PROJECT PHOTO SERIES; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 2/10/2019) WHITNEY ACQUIRES ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONIST PAINTING BY NORMAN LEWIS AN OVERLOOKED AFRICAN AMERICAN ARTIST; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 1/18/2018) The American Alliance of Museums has announced a multimillion-dollar initiative to diversify museum leadership across the country ;VIEW MORE INFO

  •  (Posted 1/18/2018) SHONDA RHIMES HAS TWO HUGHIE LEE SMITH PAINTINGS IN THE STUDY OF HER LA HOME; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 1/18/2018) David Zwirner opens a group exhibition curated by Hilton Als; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 1/18/2018) Kehinde Wiley New Exhibit Confronts Art Erasure Black Humanity; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 1/18/2018); JAMES TURRELL’S FAMOUS MoMA PS1 SKYSPACE INTERUPTED BY NEIGHBORING LUXURY CONDOS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/27/2018) FORTHCOMING UNIVERSAL HIP HOP MUSEUM NAMES CHUCK D CHAIRMAN CELEBRITY BOARD; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/27/2018) CAN AN OUTSIDER ARTIST WIN HIS 100 MILLION LAWSUIT AGAINST NYCS FIVE MAJOR MUSEUMS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/27/2018) NANCY SPERO, ALWAYS LOVED THE AFRICAN GODDESS NUT;;VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/27/2018) PRIZM ART FAIR BRINGS 63 ARTISTS FROM THE AFRICAN DIASPORA TO MIAMI; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/27/2018) VMFA ANNOUNCES 250 ACQUISITIONS ADDING HALE WOODRUFFS THE BANJO PLAYER A NICK CAVE SOUNDSUIT AND KKK MANNEQUINS BY PAUL RUCKER TO ITS COLLECTION BUT WHERE ARE THE WOMEN ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO

  • (Posted 12/17/2018) CONVERGE 45 WELCOMES ARTISTIC DIRECTOR LISA DENT;VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 12/17/2018) JULIE MEHRETU WILL FIRST TRAVELING MID CAREER SURVEY 2019; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 12/17/2018) MIKHAILE SOLOMON SIXTH EDITION PRIZM; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 12/17/2018) 1898 SILENT FILM FIRST KISS BETWEEN AFRICAN AMERICANS; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 12/11/2018) Dorothea Tanning’s Surrealist Depictions of Women’s Pain; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 12/11/2018) NO WOMAN, NO CRY; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 12/11/2018) MONICA IKEGWU NAMED WINNER OF XL CATLIN ART PRIZE; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 11/19/2018) SENSATIONAL RISE OF ARTIST NJIDEKA AKUNYILI CROSBY NOW INCLUDES MEGA GALLERY REPRESENTATION WITH DAVID ZWIRNER; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 11/19/2018) JEFFREY C STEWART WINS NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR BIOGRAPHY OF ALAIN LOCKE; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 11/9/2018) AN ARTIST DEFENDS HIS APPROPRIATION OF A FELLOW ARTISTS WORK WITHOUT PERMISSION; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 11/9/2018) KERRY JAMES MARSHALL ONE MAKING PUBLIC ART; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 10/30/2018) SPELMAN COLLEGE AWARDED $5.4 MILLION GRANT FROM THE WALTON FAMILY FOUNDATION FOR ATLANTA UNIVERSITY CENTER INITIATIVE TO INCREASE DIVERSITY IN MUSEUM FIELD; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 10/30/2018) DIEDRICK BRACKENS WINS STUDIO MUSEUM HARLEMS $50,000 WEIN PRIZE; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 10/30/2018) NEWARK MUSEUM’S NEW DIRECTOR AIMS TO KEEP THE CITY’S CULTURAL HEART BEATING; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 10/30/2018) ARCHIVES AMERICAN ART ANNOUNCES PIVOTAL GIFT ROY LICHTENSTEIN FOUNDATION; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 10/30/2018) ART ABOUT JAMAICAN DANCE HALL ON VIEW AT LUX ART INSTITUTE; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 10/30/2018) THE BRONX MUSEUM OF THE ARTS OPENS A SATELLITE SPACE IN LOWER MANHATTAN TO SUPPORT EMERGING ARTISTS; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/26/2018) How Capitalist Power Compensates for Racial Oppression in Crazy Rich Asians; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/25/2018) The Met Breuer presents previously unknown sculptures by artist Jack Whitten; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/25/2018) SOUL OF A NATION OPENS IN NEW YORK WHERE MANY OF THE EXHIBITION ARTISTS WERE ACTIVE DURING THE CIVIL RIGHTS BLACK POWER ERAS; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/10/2018) DRAWINGS OF DAILY RESISTANCE FROM THE 1956 MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/10/2018) FRANK BOWLING MAKE IT NEW ALEXANDER GRAY ASSOCIATES; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/10/2018) AWOL ERIZKU HAS UNVEILED A SERIES OF NEW PHOTOGRAPHS BASED ON THE WORK OF RUTH E. CARTER; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/10/2018) WHAT A LITTLE COLOR WILL DO; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/10/2018) SEIZURE OF LOOTED ANTIQUITIES ILLUMINATES WHAT MUSEUMS WANT HIDDEN; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/3/2018) Queer Identity in the MeToo Movement: A Conversation with Emma Sulkowicz; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/3/2018) Kanishka Raja’s Life Between Two Worlds; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/3/2018) The Misuse of an Ancient Roman Acronym by White Nationalist Groups; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/3/2018) Who Was Artist David Wojnarowicz? We Find Out; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/3/2018) EMORY DOUGLAS BOLD VISUAL LANGUAGE LOS ANGELES CONTEMPORARY EXHIBITIONS; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 9/3/2018) SOUL OF A NATION ART IN THE AGE OF BLACK POWER; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/23/2018) LAUREN HALSEY RECEIVES 2018 MOHN AWARD; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/23/2018) YINKA SHONIBARE WRAPPED MORE THAN 200 BOOKS IN AFRICAN TEXTILES HIS AMERICAN LIBRARY IS DESIGNED TO START A CONVERSATION ABOUT IMMIGRATION; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/23/2018) INSTITUTIONAL MEMORY ONE WOMANS’ PATH BRINGING WORLD AFRICA AFRICA WORLD; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/23/2018) WHO’S INVITED PARTY ANTON KERN; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/23/2018) EXHIBITION FOCUSES ON THE AESTHETICS AND SIGNIFICANCE OF AFRICAN BEADWORK; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) DECORDOVA AWARDS RAPPAPORT PRIZE TO TITUS KAPHAR; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) WEEKEND OF ART IN COLORADO; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) TINA KNOWLES LAWSON BLACK ART COLLECTION BEYONCE SOLANGE CREATIVITY; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) LOS ANGELES BASED CONCEPTUAL ARTIST CHARLES GAINES HAS JOINED HAUSER WIRTH GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) FRED WILSON AFRO KISMET PACE GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) REMEMBERING THE NATIONAL BLACK FINE ART SHOW AND A GLIMPSE AT WHATS NEXT; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) NEW MUSEUM AWARDED $666,000 KNIGHT FOUNDATION GRANT FOR ITS NEW INC INITIATIVE; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) V. MITCH MCEWEN TO CURATE THE NEW MUSEUMS IDEASCITY INITIATIVE; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) TAMIR RICE CLEVELAND TRIENNIAL ORANGE RAKOWITZ; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) THE ASCETIC BEAUTY OF BRANCUSI; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) COLLAGING TOGETHER SOCIETY’S ILLS; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/17/2018) AN AFRO-SURREALIST PROJECT DEIFIES GOD-LIKE BODIES OF COLOR; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 8/1/2018) TWO HIP-HOP ARTISTS PERSONALITIES OPEN SOUTH BRONX GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 7/10/2018) TALISMAN IN THE AGE OF DIFFERENCE ON VIEW AT STEPHEN FRIEDMAN GALLERY; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 6/12/2018) Known for His Revolutionary Black Power Images, Wadsworth Jarrell Started Painting Horse Race Scenes in the 1960s; VIEW MORE INFO
  • (Posted 6/12/2018) DECOLONIZING ART MUSEUMS; VIEW MORE INFO
    (Posted 5/17/2018) CAN ART MUSEUMS HELP ILLUMINATE EARLY AMERICAN CONNECTIONS TO SLAVERY?; VIEW MORE INFO

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