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BY Andy Battaglia POSTED 03/13/18 11:45 AM The Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art has named two new appointees to positions related to African-American art: Erin J. Gilbert as curator of African-American manuscripts and Rayna Andrews as archivist for the institution’s African American Collecting Initiative. Gilbert, an independent curator with experience […]

Smithsonian Appoints Curator and Archivist for African-American Art


Iconic music producer and art aficionado Swizz Beatz joins Hot 97’s Ebro In the Morning show to drop on his No Commission art show, Kanye West and personal police encounters. BACARDÍ® AND THE DEAN COLLECTION… are pleased to present No Commission. No Commission is a contemporary art fair curated by […]

Swizz Beatz Talks Kanye West, No Commission Art Show


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An SAIC alum and Artist-in-Residence uses art to empower young, African American women to tell their stories. by Jeremy Ohmes Michael Brown. Freddie Gray. Laquan McDonald. Their names are well known. They are the modern-day symbols of injustice against African Americans and the rallying cries of the Black Lives Matter […]

Say Her Name | SAIC Alum & Artist In Residence ...



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www.sfai.edu San Francisco Art Institute (SFAI) announces the appointment of Arnold J. Kemp as Distinguished Artist-in-Residence for the 2016 Low-Residency Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Studio Art program. Arnold Joseph Kemp is the recipient of awards and fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, the Joan Mitchell […]

2016 Artist-in-Residence: Arnold J. Kemp | SFAI


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via | CrystalBridges.org Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art announces the appointment of Lauren Haynes as Curator, Contemporary Art. Haynes will join the Museum in October as a key member of the curatorial team.  In her new role, Haynes will contribute to all activities related to the contemporary art program […]

Crystal Bridges Museum Appoints New Curator, Contemporary Art


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BY Robin Scher | ArtNews.com Today ArtTable, the national organization that promotes professional women in the visual arts, announced the appointment of six new members to its board of directors: Jennifer Francis, Juanita Hardy, Rustin Levenson, Sheila McDaniel, Lucy O’Brien, and Whitney Rutter. Among the new members are the director of marketing at the Philadelphia Museum […]

ARTTABLE APPOINTS SIX BOARD MEMBERS




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By:  ALLYN WEST | via OFFCITE You can see in the renderings of Ruby City, the building David Adjaye Associates has designed to hold the Linda Pace Foundation’s art collection in San Antonio, the same “skewed, swelling shapes” that architectural historian Stephen Fox praises in his essay in Cite 78. “[Adjaye’s] buildings,” writes Fox, “don’t […]

David Adjaye Designs an “Important Civic Moment” for San Antonio