Black Artists

Fellowship opportunities are few and far between, particularly in supporting the work and passion of Black creatives.

While all of the 2021 nominees have arguably contributed to the music industry in their own way, Black art and Black artists, as well as their erasure, remain a central topic of conversation.

The Black Artists + Designers Guild celebrates the artistry of Black creators.

Artists Kalup Linzy and Shinique Smith, who are featured in Barnes Foundation 30 Americans, talk about their influences, goals, Black arts movement and more.

The Princeton University Art Museum has joined forces with the HBCU Alliance of Museums and Art Galleries to create a program designed to increase Black leadership in art.

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is expanding its collection with pieces of work created by Black self-taught artists from the South.

African-American artists are slamming a painting based on pictures of Emmett Till produced by a White artist for the Biennial exhibition at New York's Whitney Museum of Art.

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There wasn't a surefire song of the summer like last year's "Fancy," but the most played tracks were all from Black rappers

The next stop for the renowned Harlem Fine Arts Show is a long way from the storied Manhattan neighborhood, but in a setting that is also significant in African-American culture: the Massachusetts island of Martha’s Vineyard. The traveling show of African Diasporic art will be on display August 10-12 for art enthusiasts. In addition, there will be author […]

Artistic expression came alive in the halls of a New York high school this month with the help of the legendary 5Pointz artists and Syreeta Gates, who headed a colorful beautification project dubbed “Operation Skittles.” Led by Gates and the graffiti team, in less than 48 hours the beige walls of August Martin High School in the Jamaica section […]

Enter your email below and fill out a short form to be entered into a random drawing for 2 free general admission tickets to the Flux Art Fair in New York City’s Harlem community, May 14-17. [ss_promo op_id=”176666″ op_guid=”af212d76-5401-4b97-836f-483b18410b05″ routing=”none”] Enjoy the art show that is taking New York by storm, in the newly restored […]