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It is our intention to share this story, an account given from Asghedom to the L.A. Times, in the most respectful manner as the subject matter is sensitive and personal. We know that in the days following Nipsey Hussle‘s death, timelines and news feeds have been cluttered with information about the rapper’s murder. As days go on, […]

The always controversial Kodak Black is under fire on Monday (March 18) for comments that are being described as sexual harassment, sexist and homophobic. “It feel good to know that somebody love you out there. I know more people love me than hate me. And I do more good than I do bad. I do […]

Latest News in African American Art: Lauren Halsey, Kapwani Kiwanga, and Christina Quarles Win Artist Awards & More  Culture Type The following review of the past week or so presents a snapshot of the latest news in African American art and related black culture: Christina Quarles Named … via “african american art” – Google News https://ift.tt/2TIjqhr

“Ongoing Evolution.” An African-American Couple Gets Behind a Museum’s Push for Greater Diversity  Inside Philanthropy Funders have been stepping up efforts to get museums to diversify their collections and staff. The Baltimore Museum of Art, an institution that has strongly … via “african american art” – Google News https://ift.tt/2F3A6qL

Street Art Used To Be the Voice of the People. Now It’s the Voice of Advertisers.  In These Times Los Angeles, a city once known as the mural capital of the world, issued a citywide mural moratorium in 2002 to crack down on the growing issue of outdoor … via “african american art” – Google News […]

I am the Michigan teacher removed from teaching African-American history  Bridge Michigan In the past two weeks, Birmingham Public Schools has been embroiled in controversy around the teaching of African-American history and the district’s … via “african american art” – Google News https://ift.tt/2W4Tbyv

I am the Michigan teacher removed from teaching African-American history  Bridge Michigan In the past two weeks, Birmingham Public Schools has been embroiled in controversy around the teaching of African-American history and the district’s … via “african american art” – Google News https://ift.tt/2W4Tbyv

Ursula Magazine: Hauser & Wirth Introduced a New Art Quarterly Featuring Linda Goode Bryant, Lorna Simpson, Amy Sherald, Senga Nengudi, and Jack Whitten  Culture Type THE INAUGURAL ISSUE of Ursula magazine begins and ends with depictions of African American women by black female artists. The cover features a collage … via “african american art” – Google […]

Auction Debut: ‘Lilith,’ a Mixed-Media Figurative Painting, by Tschabalala Self Sells for Twice its Estimate at Phillips London  Culture Type PHILLIPS OPENED its latest contemporary evening auction in London with a mixed-media painting by Tschabalala Self. According to Phillips, “Lilith” (2015) is … via “african american art” – Google News https://ift.tt/2JxPU9R

A history of slavery, vividly alive in the present at Harvard  The Boston Globe Artist Kara Walker’s work at the Harvard Art Museums addresses the violent legacy of American enslavement. On campus these days, it has plenty of company. via “african american art” – Google News https://ift.tt/2Fb7fkk


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