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artist in residence
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 ...


Bemis Center
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts Residency Session: January 4–December 15, 2017 Deadline: August 29, 2016 Notifications to all applicants will be made via email by November 1, 2016 Description: The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts is now accepting applications from national and international curators for its inaugural Curator-in-Residence Program. Starting […]

Bemis Center accepting applications for Curator-in-Residence Program


arnold j. kemp
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



kerry james marshall
by VICTORIA L. VALENTINE | via Culture Type THE RECORD PRICE for paintings by Kerry James Marshall doubled last night at Christie’s New York. “Plunge”(1992), a large-scale painting by the Chicago artist sold for more than $2.1 million (including fees), a new auction record for the artist, according to Christie’s and Iris Index. The sale estimate for […]

‘Plunge’ by Kerry James Marshall Sells for $2.1 Million | ...


museum african american
Washington, D.C., native hopes to promote expansion, reach more Iowans in new role at African American Museum By Liz Zabel – The Gazette When LaNisha Cassell lost her home to a fire last September, the community reached out to help her.  “They were incredible,” she said.  Now — after 11 years […]

Cassel Appointed New Deputy Director of African American Museum