Freddie Styles (American, b. 1944) Working Roots Series #10, 1987 Acrylic on canvas 58" x 96".
Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, Mickalene Thomas: Mentors, Muses, and Celebrities on view February 9 through May 20, 2017.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Wilson/Cortor on view through August 6, 2017.
Brooklyn, New York
Buffalo, New York
|Image credit: Courtesy of the Artist (Alison Saar) and L.A. Louver, Venice, CA|
The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, The Future is Abstract (featuring Rushern Baker, DeShawn Dumas, Torkwase Dyson, and Brenna Youngblood) on view January 28 through July 8, 2017.
The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, Jordan Casteel: Harlem Notes on view January 28 through July 8, 2017.
Durham, North Carolina
Kansas City, Missouri
Rashid Johnson, Untitled Escape Collage, 2016, ceramic tile, black soap, wax, vinyl, spray enamel,
95½" x 142¾" x 2"; Courtesy the artist and Hauser and Wirth Gallery.
Los Angeles, California
California African American Museum, Derrick Adams: Network on view March 2 through June 11, 2017.
California African American Museum, Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle: The Evanesced on view March 2 through June 25, 2017.
Craft and Folk Art Museum, Betye Saar: Keepin' It Clean on view May 28 through August 20, 2017.
Gregorio Escalante Gallery, ICONIC: Black Panther on view through May 14, 2017.
|Mark Steven Greenfield | Charlotte Observer | 2016 | Acrylic on duralar, ink jet print | 28” x 36”|
the Landing, Signifying Form on view through June 3, 2017. This exhibition includes works by Samella Lewis, Betye Saar, Maren Hassinger, Senga Nengudi, Alison Saar, Dominique Moody and Brenna Youngblood.
|View within Signifying Form exhibition.|
Sprüth Magers, POWER: Work By African American Women From The Nineteenth Century To Now on view through June 10, 2017.
Watts Towers Arts Center, Sankofa: La Monte Westmoreland on view through August 6, 2017 (Noah Purifoy Gallery); through March 4, 2018 (Charles Mingus Gallery).
|Amy Sherald, High Yella Masterpiece: We Ain’t No Cotton Pickin’ Negroes, 2011|
Oil on canvas, 59" x 69". Included in
Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art
Montclair, New Jersey
Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, Black Fashion Designers on view through May 16, 2017.
The New Museum, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Under-Song For A Cipher on view May 3 through September 3, 2017.
Studio Museum in Harlem, Regarding the Figure on view through August 6, 2017.
Studio Museum in Harlem, Rico Gatson: Icons 2007–2017 on view through August 27, 2017.
Studio Museum in Harlem, Signature: Graphic Design from the Studio Museum Archive on view through July 2, 2017.
|Included in Signature: Graphic Design from the Studio Museum Archive|
LaSalle University Art Museum, Approaching Abstraction: African American Art from the Permanent Collection on view through June 15, 2017.
Taubman Museum of Art, Romare Bearden: Pictures of America on view January 28 through June 18, 2017.
Reflections: African American Life from the Myrna Colley-Lee Collection
San Jose, California
Sumter, South Carolina
|by William Paul Thomas|
Syracuse, New York
Washington, D C