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Delta by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price: $650    NOW $225Deltaby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 12″ x 13″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and…

Carnival One by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $550  NOW $225Carnival Oneby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 9″ x 12″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and…

Dispatched by Edwin Lester – October Gallery

Price: $150    NOW $129Dispatchedby Edwin LesterLimited Edition Signed and NumberedEdition 900Size 26″ x 34″ Approx This self taught artist…

Mask Four by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price: $250  NOW $185Mask Four by Laurie CooperOpen Edition Canvas PrintGallery Wrap No framing needed – just hang and enjoy!Size…

Love Will Come by WAK – Kevin A. Williams – October Gallery

Price: $185  NOW $145Love Will ComeWAK – Kevin A. WilliamsHand Titled, Signed and Numbered Offset Lithograph Edition 1500Size 33″ x 25″ Approx…

Family Tree by Kadir Nelson – October Gallery

Price: $300   NOW  $265Family Treeby Kadir NelsonLimited Edition Signed and NumberedEdition 850Size 25 1/2″ x 33 1/2″ Approx Kadir Nelson is…

From the Pocket by Ernie Barnes – October Gallery

Price: $575   NOW  $475From the Pocketby Ernie BarnesLimited Edition GicleeEstate Stamped  / Edition 100Authenticated by the Ernie Barnes Family…

Generations Lost by WAK – Kevin A. Williams – October Gallery

Price: $325   NOW  $275The Worst Sight: Generations LostWAK – Kevin A. WilliamsLimited Signed and Numbered LithographEdition  850Size: 25″ x 28″…

Art Around News

Meet The Couple Bringing Frozen West African Meals To Whole Foods

By Dana Givens, Black Enterprise West African cuisine has gained new popularity over the last few years due to the…

Our Story: Larry & Marita

By Marita Campbell, BLACKLOVEcom Larry and I met at Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Virginia, “Behold the Green and Gold!” Our…

Black-owned movie theaters are rare. This couple just opened one in N.J.

By Tennyson Donyéa | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com, NJ.com Beyonce’s rendition of Frankie Beverly and Maze’s perennial cookout…

President Jim Crow: Donald Trump’s White Supremacy Week

By Michael Harriot, The Root We should stop referring to Donald Trump as a racist. Racism—the “belief that race…

Baldwin Speaks To Black Moral Exhaustion In Response to Unrelenting White Racism

By Kevin C. Peterson, Medium The assaults just keep coming. It seemingly is not enough that the nation recently…

Meet Jasmine Jefferson, founder of Black Girls With Gardens

By Julianne Mobilian, Garden Center Magazine There are ways white and non-Black POC members of the horticulture field can…

My Journey as a Foster Parent:‘No Child Should Grow up Believing They Are Not Loved’ |BLACKLOVE.com

By Brandon and Everlean Rutherford, BLACKLOVEcom We’ve always discussed the possibility of fostering since the beginning of our marriage.…

Condemn, discuss, repeat: Students of color say Pa.’s state universities fail to address campus racism

By Aneri Pattani of Spotlight PA, PennLive Ada Bailor’s time at Indiana University of Pennsylvania has been marked by…

World Art News

Study Finds That Abstractions Don’t Elicit Universal Responses – ARTnews.com

In Goethe’s 1810 treatise on color he wrote, “red-yellow gives an impression of warmth and gladness.” He added that…

Chicago Galleries Use Reservation App for Appointments—and More – ARTnews.com

To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. The Market Thomas Olbricht, who has appeared…

Abstract Painter Dies at 97 – ARTnews.com

Judit Reigl, who painted all-over abstractions after cutting ties with André Breton and the Surrealists in Paris, has died…

How ‘Irascible’ Abstract Expressionists Stared Down the Met – ARTnews.com

The open letter that initiated one of the greatest controversies in modern art history was simple and spare. It…

Seattle Art Museum Names DEI Director—and More – ARTnews.com

Monday, August 10 Seattle Art Museum Names Director of Equity, Diversity, and InclusionPriya Frank has been appointed as director of…

The Picasso Y-Block Controversy, Explained – ARTnews.com

Over the past few months, curators, activists, and historians have closely watched the demolition of the Y-Block, a building…

Willa Koerner Discusses Building Better Realities, plus Holly Herndon – ARTnews.com

Yesterday Willa Köerner, a creative strategy consultant, joined me to talk about a new book she edited titled Building…

Collector Thomas Olbricht to Sell Works from His Collection – ARTnews.com

Several months after announcing the closure of his art collection, German scientist and art collector Thomas Olbricht is set…

Media-The Arts

Companies owned by governor awarded up to $24M in PPP loans : TheGrio

The Greenbrier Hotel and Resort (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images), Jim Justice (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images) West Virginia…

NJ police officers break up ‘pop-up’ party with 300 guests : TheGrio

COVID-19 Party, Howell Township Police Department New Jersey police shut down a party on the evening of Sunday, August…

Louisville police restrict protests months after Breonna Taylor’s death

NEW YORK, NY – AUGUST 09: Protesters gather at Times Square to march uptown via the Henry Hudson Parkway…

History

Pro Wrestling Legend Kamala The ‘Ugandan Giant’ Dies Of Coronavirus

James Harris, a former professional wrestler best known as Kamala, the “Ugandan Giant,” has died. He was 70. “Unfortunately, the…

Chicago Looting Leads To More Than 100 Arrests, Dozens Of Damaged Businesses

Hundreds of individuals who participated in widespread looting and vandalism across downtown Chicago early Monday engaged in “abject criminal…

Deputies Pull Guns On 3 Black Teens Despite Witnesses Saying They Were The Victims

Sheriff’s deputies in Los Angeles County aimed a rifle and a handgun at three Black teenagers after a witness…

Entertainment Today

Rep. Ilhan Omar Defeats Minnesota Democratic Primary Challenger

Rep. Ilhan Omar, one of the country’s most prominent and controversial progressive lawmakers, won the Democratic primary for Minnesota’s…

Tika Sumpter to co-host virtual summit for Black mothers

Tika Sumpter, attends ABC Television’s Winter Press Tour 2020 at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena on January 08, 2020 in…

Celebrities react to Kamala Harris being announced as Joe Biden’s running mate: ‘Excited to vote’

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced California Senator Kamala Harris will be his running mate in the 2020 presidential election.On Tuesday,…

US News

Racist videos bring attention to US House race in Georgia

A Republican congressional primary runoff has Georgia voters choosing between a businesswoman who sends racist videos and supports a…

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Secret Service escorts Trump from briefing room after shooting outside White House

The president was interrupted mid-sentence when an agent whispered to him.August 11, 2020, 3:51 AM9 min readShare to FacebookShare…

Georgia school seen in photo of a crowded hallway will briefly move to online learning after reporting 9 cases of Covid-19

"As a result of our being informed of nine cases of Covid-19 at North Paulding High School following the…

Sports News

ESPN+ Featured Groups for PGA Championship Final Round

ESPN+ will provide 10 continuous hours of exclusive PGA Championship final round Featured Group coverage on Sunday, Aug. 9,…

Breaux, Tebow Tributes Highlight SEC Network Programming, August 10 – 16

Legendary LSU gymnastics head coach D-D Breaux and Gator Great Tim Tebow headline this week’s SEC Network TV schedule,…

Baseball for Breakfast: ESPN’s KBO League Game Selections for August 4 through August 9

ESPN today announced its KBO League game selections for Tuesday, August 4, through Sunday, August 9. ESPN is the exclusive English-language home of KBO League games…

ESPN to Offer First MLB Statcast-Driven Sunday Night Baseball Alternative Viewing Experiences on August 16 and August 30

Play-by-Play Voice Jason Benetti, Analyst Eduardo Perez and MLB.com Statcast Insider Mike Petriello to Call Sunday Night Baseball Presented…

Museum News

Motown Museum Expansion – Motown Museum

Posted on: 12-17-2019‘GREAT MOMENT IN HISTORY’Motown Museum breaks ground on expansion in festive eventDONATE TO THE MOTOWN MUSEUM EXPANSIONOn…

Is Ana Mendieta Having an Art-World Moment? Curators Weigh In | Cuban Art News

Film still from Ana Mendieta, Sweating Blood, 1973© The Estate of Ana Mendieta Collection, LLC, courtesy Galerie Lelong, New YorkIs…

Update: Pogolotti in Havana, de Oraá in Miami, R10 in Cincinnati, Martiel in New York | Cuban Art News

Marcelo Pogolotti, El intelectual (Joven intelectual), 1937Courtesy Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de CubaPolgolotti in Havana. At the Museo Nacional de Bellas…

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Skins and Shirts by Ernie Barnes – October Gallery

Price: $100    NOW $75Skins and Shirtsby Ernie BarnesOpen Edition PrintSize 18″ x 37″ Approx Ernest “Ernie” Eugene Barnes,…

Billie Holiday by Hendrick Gil – October Gallery

Price:  $39    NOW $30Billie Holidayby Hendrick GilOpen Edition Canvas PrintGallery Wrap No framing needed – just hang and enjoy!Size…

Painting the Town Red with Elegance by Frank Morrison – October Gallery

Price: $235  NOW $175Painting the Town Red with Eleganceby Frank MorrisonLimited Edition Signed and NumberedLithograph Edition 500Size 22″ x 36″…

Eletricity  by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price: $550   NOW $225Eletricityby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 9″ x 12″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and based…

Piece in Mind by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $550   NOW  $250Piece in Mindby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 9″ x 12″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born…

Dancers  by Jeffrey Glenn Reese – October Gallery

Price: $495    NOW $145Dancers by Jeffrey Glenn ReeseOriginal on BoardSize 16″ x 18″ Approx Jeffrey Glenn Reese, Published author, International…

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Wailing by Bernard Hoyes – October Gallery

Price: $150    NOW $119Wailing by Bernard HoyesLimited Edition Signed and NumberedEdition 999Size 17″ x 24″ Approx Bernard Stanley Hoyes’…

Breezin’ by Paul Goodnight – October Gallery

Price:  $650   NOW  $450Breezinby Paul GoodnightLimited Edition Stone Lithograph / Signed and NumberedSize 29″ x 40″ Approx Art has…

Driftin’ by John Holyfield – October Gallery

Price: $100   NOW  $75Driftin’by John HolyfieldSigned Offset Lithograph / Edition 3500Size 20″ x 16″ Approx John Holyfield, widely considered…

Man of the Year by Don Stephens – October Gallery

  Price:  $385    NOW $150Man of the Yearby Don StephensOriginal Acrylic on BoardSize 16″ x 20″ Approx Donald Stephens resides in…

Lookin by Jeffrey Glenn Reese – October Gallery

Price: $595   NOW $99Lookinby Jeffrey Glenn ReeseOriginal Mixed Media on PaperSize 20″ x 28″ Approx Jeffrey Glenn Reese, Published author,…

Bahiana Blue by William Araujo – October Gallery

Price: $875   NOW  $475Bahiana Blueby William AraujoOriginal Acrylic on CanvasSize 36″ x 31″ Approx William Araujo born in  Bahia, Brazil…