Vandalized Office At Education Department Feared To Be Racially Motivated

Federal authorities are investigating after a Black employee’s possessions at the Department of Education were recently vandalized in what…

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Max Roach by Tom Mckinney – October Gallery

Price:  $1,200   NOW $700Max Roachby Tom Mckinney Original Watercolor on Acid Free PaperSize 26″ x 34″ Approx Tom McKinney figurines are…

Buddy Rich By Tom Mckinney – October Gallery

Price: $600Buddy Richby Tom Mckinney Original Watercolor on Acid Free PaperSize 16″ x 20″ Approx Tom McKinney figurines are some of the…

Jimmy Heath by Tom Mckinney – October Gallery

Price: $600Jimmy Heathby Tom Mckinney Original Watercolor on Acid Free PaperSize 16″ x 20″ Approx Tom McKinney figurines are some of the…

The Music Maker 2 by Charles Bibbs – October Gallery

Price:  $1,400   NOW  $775The Music Maker 2by Charles BibbsLimited Edition Signed and Numbered / 2001Offset LithographSize 28″ x 36″ Approx…

Tamika by Sam Byrd – October Gallery

Price:   $425    NOW $99Tamikaby Samuel R. ByrdLimited Edition Offset PrintSize 21″ x 27″ Approx Samuel is a realistic…

Face Reality Female Original – October Gallery

Price:  $1,250     NOW $850Face Reality Femaleby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 22″ x 28″ ApproxFramed and Matted with gold frame…

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

Price: : $325     NOW  $225The Worst Sight: Generations LostWAK – Kevin A. WilliamsLimited Signed and Numbered LithographEdition  850Size: 25″…

Red and White Mask by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $1,250      NOW $395Red and White Maskby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 19″ x 25″ Approx Laurie Cooper…

Art Around News

Bolivia’s Powerful Cholitas Luchadora Wrestlers Photographed by Todd Antony | Colossal

Photographer Todd Anthony (previously) documents Bolivia’s best-dressed wrestlers in a new series, Flying Cholitas. The women, who are indigenous…

A rural town confronts its buried history of mass killings of black Americans | The Guardian

Charlie McClain was surprised to learn that he was related to one of the Elaine Twelve. It came out…

Beloved St. Louis stage veteran Linda Kennedy passes at 68 | The St. Louis American

Linda Alton Randall Kennedy, a staple of the St. Louis theater scene for more than four decades, passed away…

Taylor Dumpson, 1st Black Female Student Body President at American University, Awarded over $700K in Suit Against Neo-Nazi Website Founder | Good Black News

The United States District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that white supremacists who used social media to…

How Federal Policies Dispossessed Black Americans of Millions of Acres | Truthout

Over the 20th century, black people in the U.S. were dispossessed of 12 million acres of land. Half of…

5 things people still get wrong about slavery | Vox

In August 1619, the first ship with “20 and odd” enslaved Africans arrived on the shores of Virginia. Four…

A Sensitive Portrait of Working-Class African Americans, By an Italian Who Fears and Loves the South | IndieWire

Roberto Minervini’s “What You Gonna Do When the World’s on Fire?” is a documentary portrait of working-class African-Americans in…

The founding family you’ve never heard of: The black Tuckers of Hampton, Virginia | USA Today

HAMPTON, Va. – As Walter Jones walks his family’s ancient cemetery, shovel in hand, he wonders about those who…

World Art News

Christie’s to Sell Collection of ‘Kinky Boots’ Producer and Palm Beach ‘Grande Dame’ Terry Allen Kramer -ARTnews

Pablo Picasso, Buste d’homme (1968), which is estimated to sell for between $9 million and $12 million. COURTESY SOTHEBY’S…

Larry Bird Critiques Mural, Jeffrey Epstein Fallout at MIT Media Lab, Simon Preston to Pace, and More—Morning Links for August 22, 2019 -ARTnews

Larry Bird: not a tattoo kind of guy.SHUTTERSTOCK To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with…

Smithsonian Acquires Papers of Longtime Chelsea Dealer Andrea Rosen -ARTnews

Andrea Rosen Gallery’s 525 West 24th Street space in New York filled with boxes holdings its archive, which Rosen…

Artist’s Major, Menacing Venice Biennale Video Will Land in New York -ARTnews

Christian Marclay, 48 War Movies (still), 2019. Single-channel video installation, color and stereo sound, continuous loop, dimensions variable.© CHRISTIAN…

David H. Koch Dies, Ai Weiwei Leaves Berlin, and More—Morning Links for August 23, 2019 -ARTnews

The David H. Koch Plaza at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. SHUTTERSTOCK To receive Morning Links in your inbox…

Billionaire David H. Koch, Right-Wing Activist and Philanthropist, Has Died at 75 -ARTnews

David Koch at the Lincoln Center. SHUTTERSTOCK David Koch, who plowed a vast industrial fortune into right-wing causes and…

Wynn Kramarsky, Venturesome Drawings Collector and Arts Patron, Is Dead at 93 -ARTnews

Wynn Kramarsky. Wynn Kramarsky, an inexhaustibly curious arts philanthropist and public servant who assembled one of the postwar era’s…

Morning Links for August 21, 2019 -ARTnews

The British Museum.STUART FORSTER/SHUTTERSTOCK To receive Morning Links in your inbox every weekday, sign up for our Breakfast with ARTnews newsletter. NewsThe Museum of Contemporary…

Media-The Arts

Close friend of Nipsey Hussle shot and killed in Brooklyn

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 22: Nipsey Hussle speaks to kids at the Nipsey Hussle x PUMA Hoops Basketball…

Former NFL No.1 draft pick arrested for allegedly breaking into ex-girlfriend’s home

(Adobe Stock Image)A former NFL defensive end who played for the Houston Texans, Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins, is…

CBC blasts Trump’s DOJ/Comcast for attacking Black people’s civil rights in Supreme Court

READ MORE: Supreme Court to hear Byron Allen’s $20 billion racial discrimination case against ComcastThe controversial brief filed by the…

History

Vandalized Office At Education Department Feared To Be Racially Motivated

Federal authorities are investigating after a Black employee’s possessions at the Department of Education were recently vandalized in what…

Trump Allies Hoped Freeing A$AP Rocky Would Help Him Win Over Black Voters

WASHINGTON — When rapper A$AP Rocky was freed from detention in Sweden and returned to the United States earlier…

Store Clerk Found Guilty Of Murder In Shooting Of Black Teen Who Stole Beer

A Tennessee jury found a corner store clerk guilty of second-degree murder after he chased and fatally shot a…

Entertainment Today

‘It Chapter Two’ Reactions Are Mixed, But Most Agree 1 Thing Is Great

Many people seem Barry, er, very pleased with one performance in “It Chapter Two.” Entertainment Weekly reports that a handful…

‘Queer Eye’ Star Karamo Brown Offers Surprise Defense Of ‘Sweet Guy’ Sean Spicer

“Queer Eye” star Karamo Brown has come under fire for defending Sean Spicer, the former White House press secretary…

Chris Evans Nails What Fox News Would Do If Obama Called Himself The ‘Chosen One’

“Avengers” actor Chris Evans says faces would’ve melted at Fox News if former President Barack Obama had ever called himself…

US News

Albert Haynesworth: Former NFL DT says he’s in dire need of a kidney

"I'm in dire need of a kidney," the former NFL All-Pro said Wednesday in an Instagram post that shows…

Couple says hospital misplaced remains of miscarried baby

A couple says a suburban Philadelphia hospital misplaced the remains of their miscarried baby. Tiffany Griffin and Chad Greaves…

‘Wallet biopsy’: Organ transplant often depends on patient’s finances

On social media posts of a letter that went viral last month, Hedda Martin, 60, of Grand Rapids, was…

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for new pancreatic cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was recently treated for a "localized malignant tumor" on her pancreas, a court…

Sports News

Packer and Durham Debuts August 23, at 7 a.m., on ACC Network

  ESPN Images Photo Gallery LISTEN! Packer and Durham Preview ACC Network’s (ACCN) daily morning show, Packer and Durham,…

2019-20 Italian Serie A TIM Season Kicks Off Exclusively on ESPN+ and ESPN

Mark Donaldson and Matteo Bonetti Return as Lead Commentator Team Parma vs. Juventus Opening Match on ESPN+ — Saturday…

Texas Football All Access, Debut of 1969 Highlight LHN’s Fall Programming Slate

Longhorn Network, ESPN’s 24-hour network devoted to the University of Texas, once again has Texas Exes and Longhorn football…

Baseball Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. To Serve as Guest Analyst for ESPN’s New York Yankees vs. Seattle Mariners Telecast on August 26

Seattle, WA - August 6, 2016 - Safeco Field: Ken Griffey Jr. during his Jersey Retirement Ceremony prior to…

Museum News

David Hockney – Artcurial, Gregory Evans

May 28, 2019A philosophy graduate interested in critical theory, politics and art. Alias of Jelena Martinović. Beginning an art…

Josef Albers – The 10th New York Film Festival

The renowned 20th-century German artist and color theorist Josef Albers designed the poster for the 10th NY Film Festival…

Ilya Bolotowsky – Lincoln Center Institute

The artist Ilya Bolotowsky took part in commemorating Lincoln Center events and series through fine print editions and collectible…

Shirin Neshat – In Deference

In her 2018 work In Deference, the celebrated Iranian artist Shirin Neshat explores gesture and expression in literal and…

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Miles Davis Chill by Tom Mckinney – October Gallery

Price:  $700Miles Davis Chillby Tom Mckinney Original Watercolor on Acid Free PaperSize 14″ x 20″ Approx Tom McKinney figurines are some of the…

Miles Davis Two by Tom Mckinney – October Gallery

Price:  $700Miles Davis Twoby Tom Mckinney Original Watercolor on Acid Free PaperSize 26″ x 34″ Approx Tom McKinney figurines are some…

Reminisce by Charles Bibbs – October Gallery

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

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Omari by Frank Frazier – October Gallery

Price:  $945     NOW $245Omariby Frank FrazierGiclee Signed and NumberedEdition 13/20Size 14″ x 30″ Approx Frank Frazier began his work as…

Inspiration by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $1,250   NOW  $295Inspirationby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 22″ x 28″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and based…

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Orixas Three by Luide Araújo – October Gallery

Price:   $225   NOW  $95Orixas Threeby Luide Araújo – BrazilianOriginal Acrylic on Canvas FramedSize 8″ x 16″ Approx Luide Araújo was…

Miles Davis by Tom Mckinney – October Gallery

Price:  $1,200   NOW $700Miles Davisby Tom Mckinney Original Watercolor on Acid Free PaperSize 26″ x 34″ Approx Tom McKinney figurines are…

Charlie Mingus by Tom Mckinney – October Gallery

Price:  $700   NOW $350Charlie Mingusby Tom Mckinney Original Watercolor on Acid Free PaperSize 12″ x 16″ Approx Tom McKinney figurines are…

Autumn by Charles Bibbs – October Gallery

Price: $480    NOW $299Autumnby Charles BibbsLimited Edition Signed and Numbered / 2004Offset Lithograph / Edition 2000Size 19.25″ x 39.5 “Approx…

Mama Queen by Annie Lee – October Gallery

Price: $75    NOW $49Mama Queenby Annie LeeOpen Edition PrintSize 19 3/4″ x 39 1/2″ Approx Annie Lee was a…

Velvet Spirit by Bernard Hoyes – October Gallery

Price:  $150    NOW $99Velvet Spiritby Bernard HoyesLimited edition signed and numberedSigned ed. 999Size: 17″ x 24″ Approx Bernard Stanley Hoyes’…