Paul Keene: Post-War Explorations in Painting

paulkeenechickenwomanwithchildPaul Keene: Post-War Explorations in Painting
Feb 12 – Apr 14, 2017
North Carolina Central University Art Museum
Durham, NC

Related Content | NCCU introduces Paul Keene’s Abstract Works (The Herald-Sun, February 18, 2017)

Image Credit | Paul Keene, Chicken Woman with Child, n.d. ~Via The Herald-Sun.

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Pathfinders | Michael Platt

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Feb 10 – Apr 9, 2017
Honfleur Gallery
Washington, DC

Related Content | Making Art Fun to Learn ~ Photographer and printmaker Michael B. Platt adopted an informal approach to teaching art. (Washington Post, August 15, 2014) Learn more about Michael B. Platt | Web \ Facebook / Instagram

Image Credit | Michael B. Platt, Sunset Mobel Home, n.d. ~via Honfleur Gallery

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Nina Chanel Abney: Royal Flush

ninachanelabneyfirstlastNina Chanel Abney: Royal Flush
Feb 16 – Jul 16, 2017
Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Durham, NC

Related ContentArtist Nina Chanel Abney Opens With a ‘Royal Flush’ (Duke Today, February 13, 2017) | Nasher Launches Website Previewing Nina Chanel Abney’s First-Ever Solo Museum Exhibition (Culture Type, February 9, 2017) | The Nasher to Showcase Nina Chanel Abney’s ‘Royal Flush’ (The Chronicle, January 18, 2017) | Backstory: Nina Chanel Abney Revisits Her First Major Painting, ‘Class of 2007’ (Culture Type, November 2, 2016)  Learn more about Nina Chanel Abney |   Web \ Instagram / Twitter

Image Credit: Nina Chanel Abney, First and Last, 2012. Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Anonymous gift. © Nina Chanel Abney. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion. Via Nasher Museum.

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The Life of Toussaint L’Ouverture: Jacob Lawrence

1988-002-0001wThe Life of Toussaint L’Ouverture: Jacob Lawrence
January 7 – April 23, 2017
The Phillips Collection
Washington, DC

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For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights

16-alltheworldFor All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights | Through January 16, 2017 | West Baton Rouge Museum | Port Allen, LA ~

Related Content | West Baton Rouge Museum Exhibit Explores the history of African-American Imagery in Pop Culture (The Advocate, January 2, 2017) |

For All the World to See was organized by the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC.  An online version of the exhibit is available here.

For All the World to See will be on view next at the Texarkana Regional Arts Center January 28 – March 16, 2017.

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Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts

naam_dth_sept2016_web_finalDance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts | Through March 19, 2017 | Northwest African American Museum | Seattle, WA

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From the Regenia Perry Collection: The Backyard of Derek Webster’s Imagination

acm-dw-sculpture-dancingFrom the Regenia Perry Collection: The Backyard of Derek Webster’s Imagination
Through April 23, 2017
Anacostia Community Museum
Washington, DC

Related Content | Exhibition News Release | Derek Webster Biography (Outsider Folk Art Gallery) | Art People: Derek Webster’s Life on the Inside  (Chicago Reader)

 

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