Deadline May 19,2012
The Armory Art Center welcomes artists, with either a B.F.A. or M.F.A, to be a part of the Armory’s eight month Artist in Residence Program (AIR). This highly competitive program attracts a diverse group of people with varied backgrounds. AIRs have the opportunity to learn through workshops, eight week classes and special events. At the same time they…Continue
Added by Caron Bowman on April 30, 2012 at 9:48pm — No Comments
I always find it interesting that artist copy other artists, but I find it kind of distrubing for people to post other's work, but with their name on it! This is weird! What do you think of the ethical and legal ramifications?! Kind of 'UGHs' me... :-/
Added by Shellton LaBron Tremble on April 30, 2012 at 10:57am — No Comments
Poor Little Black Boy Walking down the street. Munching a bag of Skittles. Didn't know whom he'd meet. Ran into the Devil. Looked into his eyes. Got a hateful look. And a bullet by surprise. Poor Little Black Boy. Laying dead in the street. His American Dream. Lay bloodied at his feet. He ran into the Devil. And didn't know what to do. "Run Little Black Boy" If this happens to YOU.
Added by Faith Ringgold on April 30, 2012 at 7:22am — No Comments
I'm very excited to participate in the Verge Art Fair "Tomorrow Stars" Exhibition this week. I hope you can attend the reception this Thursday, May 3rd 2012 from 6pm - 8pm! For more information please visit the website: http://www.vergeartfair.com/vergenyc/vergenycmain.html
Here is the letter from the Verge Art Fair:
Congratulations! You have been…
Added by Garry Grant on April 29, 2012 at 8:04am — No Comments
Added by norm maxwell on April 29, 2012 at 12:29am — No Comments
Art is Expression. I am overjoyed that I can express myself with the talent that God gave me.
Added by Tammy Nekita Robinson on April 27, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments
Just wanted to say thanks to those who responded to my call for cameras for the kids. One camera has arrived and another is on the way. I'm planning this program to run for a total of 6 weeks and will be working hard to get kids from the Black community involved.
I'll be offering some scholarships for the workshop fee and I can still use some more cameras.
If any one has an old digital P&S with a zoom lens and you're going to send it to the thrift shop or Goodwill send it…Continue
Added by Sálongo Lee/Sálongo's Art on April 25, 2012 at 4:29am — No Comments
Prior to the 1970's, most artists made a series of original art works to open thought and make a social impact on society. Today, the commercial component has made many artists switch faster than prostitutes selling their behinds as it relates to artist's chosen fine art and/or commercial art markets.
The truly sad aspect of this global change, is that it has left out the people and communities in which these artists come from. Artist use to appreciate showing their original…Continue
Added by Tantra-zawadi on April 20, 2012 at 9:31pm — No Comments
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY CELEBRATES GLOBAL WEEKENDS: NEW ORLEANS: CULTURE REMIXED SATURDAY, APRIL 28, FROM 1 TO 6 PM
Added by Tantra-zawadi on April 20, 2012 at 9:26pm — No Comments
After hearing about this case on the Tom Joyner Morning Show, I had to post this story. Please read and share this story. This is another miscarriage of justice in the State of Florida. The woman in this case is facing 20 years in prison for shooting a warning shot at a man who was attacking her inside of her home.
Marissa Alexander was protecting herself from a violent man who entered her home intent on doing her harm. She was within her rights to…Continue
Added by Caron Bowman on April 20, 2012 at 10:49am — No Comments
Added by Beryl Benbow on April 19, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Hi Art Friends & Art Lovers,
I have an opportunity to put together a 9 week summer photography program for students 11-18 years of age. I know that there are many in my community that have kids they would love to see in the program and have limited funds/no camera, especially a digital camera.
I'm going to offer some scholarships for the truly needy and would like to provide cameras to those that have no camera to use during the program and to be used again if I can…
"The African American - Malaysian Connection," an article published in the Senikini magazine, the Malaysia Art Now edition (2011), pp 24-25.
Article on my exhibition of prints/painting/video installation titled, "Muhammad Speak: Preserving an American Voice.
Please enjoy the whole magazine.…Continue
Added by Najjar Abdul-Musawwir on April 18, 2012 at 8:18am — No Comments
Underground No.2, 27 x 48 inches, acrylic on stretched canvas
Its an honor to be selected as one of the artist who’s work will be exhibited at the Williamsburg Art and Historical Center Brooklyn, New York for their annually Spring Fling exhibition. Spring Fling is an International juried show,…Continue
Added by Cedric Michael Cox on April 17, 2012 at 11:50pm — No Comments
Hi. I am an Art Education student. I am researching contemporary Moroccan artists and would appreciate any information you might have on any Moroccan artists. I am looking for biographical information and if they have been influenced by Moroccan culture in any way that is expressed in their art. I will be using these artists as influence for art lessons.…Continue
Added by Ruzanna Carter on April 17, 2012 at 7:15pm — No Comments
As I reminisce on my recent exposure to the Tom Joyner Foundation, thoughts of original Black Art (by some of today's living legends), being delivered to doorsteps around the nation comes to mind. Two weeks after working on the Tom Joyner Cruise, I smile with pride & joy at the examination of what I have just experienced. To bear witness to such a prestigious organization with a phenomenal cause is nothing short of amazing.
"Established in 1998, the Tom Joyner Foundation's…Continue
Added by Tracy Ann on April 14, 2012 at 10:44am — No Comments
HIP HOP FINE ART IS LOOKING FOR AN ASSISTANT.
MUST BE AVAILABLE TO MEET 1-2 A WEEK IN HARLEM.
Added by HIP HOP FINE ART on April 11, 2012 at 7:08pm — No Comments
A one minute video from my residency at Alice Yard in Port of Spain, Trinidad.
Added by Charles Campbel on April 10, 2012 at 7:26pm — No Comments
You are Invited to a cocktail-exhibition that will be held , Friday april 20th 2012 from 6 to 10pm, at the Gouverneur Hotel located at 1415 Saint Hubert, in Montreal. Many artists and painters are also invited. For more information and reservations please call:(514)237-8290
Added by Dave Prophete on April 10, 2012 at 5:37pm — No Comments