Mr. Marshall has always painted only black figures: “If I didn’t do it, how else…

Kerry James Marshall, Boldly Repainting Art History

"I am not a Black artist. I am an artist."-Jean-Michel Basquiat 1960-1988 Death by heroin overdose...

'I am not a Black artist. I am an artist' ~Jean-Michel Basquiat (Haiti Brooklyn, NY. death by heroin overdose).

Kern Alexander Study I, 2011 By Kehinde Wiley. Love the way this artist paints portraits of urban men in classic scenes.

Kern Alexander Study I, 2011 Kehinde Wiley - Contemporary Artist - Figurative & Rococo Painting - Urban Renaissance

Black Gothic by Kadir Nelson.    http://www.artistdaily.com/blogs/artist-daily/kadir-nelson-figure-paintings?et_mid=926410&rid=236397887&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=ad-cja-nl-170306&utm_content=926410_EDT_ADE170306&utm_medium=email

Discover the Brilliant Work of Contemporary Artist Kadir Nelson

On Wednesday, Ebony magazine revealed its February cover featuring some truly beautiful art: a reimagining Grant Wood’s American Gothic as a black family bracing themselves for a world where Donald Trump is the President of the United States.

Inge Ruth Hardison was an African-American female sculptor and artist of the 1930’s. She was known for her unique collection of busts called Negro Giants in History. The busts were meant to give honor to the blacks that were not then depicted in the National Hall of Fame in Washington DC. Inge Hardison was also the only woman among the six artists who formed the Black Academy of Arts and Letters.

Inge Ruth Hardison was an African-American female sculptor and artist of the She was known for her unique collection of busts called Negro Giants in History. The busts were meant to give honor to the blacks that were not then depicted in the Natio

Kerry James Marshall's portrait of the actor Hezekiah Washington as Julian Carlton, who committed a mass murder at Frank Lloyd Wright's estate Taliesin in 1914.

Kerry James Marshall, Boldly Repainting Art History

Rudolph van Empel graduated Cum Laude from the Academie St. Joost, Breda (1976–1981) as a graphic designer. In the mid-nineties, he decided to develop himself further as a visual artist. His international breakthrough came with his series of works entitled World, Moon, Venus (2005–2008). These were first exhibited , in the George Eastman House. Van Empel constructs his works through staged photography, digital enhancement and collage. More

Ruud van Empel: Photoworks 1995-2010

I love everything about this! Does anyone know who is the artist? I have another pin which is similar, but no artist's name was given. The name of the artist is Ruud van Empel, a Dutch photographer.

A list of African Artists To Inspire Kids To Do Art — Bino and Fino - African Culture For Children

A list of African Artists To Inspire Kids To Do Art

Great artworks by Filipino-American artist and designer Leonardo Santamaria. Leonardo has produced work for clients such as The New York Times, Vanishing Angle Films, GentleMayhem, Narratively, Designmatters, Unnamed Press, aomngst others. More illustrations Visit his website

Illustrations by Leonardo Santamaria

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