UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Dos Anjos vs. Lee

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Still On My Mind by WAK – Kevin A. Williams – October Gallery

Price:  $325   NOW $255Still On My Mindby WAK – Kevin A. WilliamsLimited Signed and NumberedOffset Lithograph / Edition 850Size: 27″ x…

Game On by Willie Torbert – October Gallery

Price:  $325    NOW $265Game Onby Willie TorbertLimited Edition Signed and NumberedGiclee / Edition 295Size 23″ x 22″ Approx Willie…

Saturday Night by Gigi Boldon – October Gallery

Price:  $295   NOW $195Saturday Nightby Gigi Bold0nLimited Edition Signed and NumberedSerigraph Edition 375Size 23 1/2 ” x 22″ Approx Gigi has…

Study in Black and White by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $1,250    NOW $325Study in Black and Whiteby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 14″ x 24″ Approx Laurie Cooper is…

Ace by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

  Price:  $1,150    NOW $299Aceby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 22″ x 28″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and…

Addae by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  1,250    NOW $299Addaeby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 22″ x 28″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and based…

Becoming By Michelle Obama – October Gallery

Price:  $32.50     NOW $25.00 for the packageBecoming – Hard Cover Bookby Michelle Obama Package includes the following: 1.Becoming…

Americar by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $1,250    NOW $350Americarby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 22″ x 28″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and…

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These Extraordinary Shirts Define Black Pride | Buzzfeed

We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales…

‘Let’s Keep This a Casual Enough Conversation That We Can Find the Humor in Things’ | The Atlantic

Wyatt Cenac’s HBO show, Problem Areas, is funny—but it doesn’t do traditional comedy. Yes, it has an opening monologue…

The Mob Violence of the Red Summer | JSTOR Daily

The long “Red Summer of 1919” saw a brutal outburst of mob violence directed against African Americans across the…

Kamala Harris’s Long-Shot Bid to Fix School Funding | The Atlantic

It is bananas,” Senator Kamala Harris told the audience—members of the American Federation of Teachers’ Michigan chapter—gathered at Marcus…

There’s Still Hope for South Sudan | The Atlantic

JUBA, South Sudan—Virtually everything in South Sudan appears rigged in favor of the few. It begins with the economy,…

Universal Programs, Not Reparations, Are Needed To Counter Racism’s Effects | In These Times

In his famous essay on reparations, Ta-Nehisi Coates invoked the policy as a way of “settling with old ghosts.”…

Jamila Woods: Legacy! Legacy! review – poetry in motion | The Guardian

She might be an up-and-coming soul singer, but US poet and activist Jamila Woods is a team player. Her…

Central Park Five Speaks Ahead of ‘When They See Us’ Premiere | Colorlines

Director Ava DuVernay’s highly anticipated miniseries “When They See Us,” the true story of the five Harlem teenage boys…

World Art News

Sotheby’s Hauls in $341.9 M. at Contemporary Auction, with SFMOMA’s Rothko Selling for $50.1 M. -ARTnews

Francis Bacon’s Study for a Head, 1952, sold for $50.4 million. COURTESY SOTHEBY’S Even as a U.S.–China trade war…

Morning Links: Endless Pasta-Bilities Edition -ARTnews

Real Fabrica de Buen Retiro, Spaghetti Eaters, ca. 1760–1765.COURTESY THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART Auction ActionLast night’s contemporary art…

Susan Meiselas Wins 2019 Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize -ARTnews

Susan Meiselas, NICARAGUA. Matagalpa. Muchachos await the counterattack by the National Guard., 1979.©SUSAN MEISELAS/MAGNUM PHOTOS The Deutsche Börse Photography…

Think Big! Art Basel Miami Beach Adds Section for Monumental Projects -ARTnews

The Miami Beach Convention Center, home to Art Basel Miami Beach. CASEY KELBAUGH/ARTNEWS Art Basel Miami Beach is scaling…

Alexander Gray Associates to Present One Artwork Per Month in Upstate New York Exhibition Program -ARTnews

Alder & Co. and its adjacent barn, where Alexander Gray Associates will house its year-long exhibition program. COURTESY ALDER…

Peter Paul Rubens’s ‘New, Radiant, and Fresh’ Style, in 1936 -ARTnews

Peter Paul Rubens, Boar Hunt, ca. 1615/17.MUSÉE DE BEAUX-ARTS, MARSEILLES, FRANCE/JEAN BERNARD/©RMN-GRAND PALAIS/ART RESOURCE, NEW YORK/COURTESY FINE ARTS MUSEUMS…

‘She Persists’ at Heist Gallery, Venice -ARTnews

Installation view of “She Persists,” 2019, at Heist Gallery, Venice. COURTESY HEIST GALLERY Pictures at an Exhibition presents images…

Highlights from a Week of Modern and Contemporary Auctions -ARTnews

David Hockney’s Pool and Pink Pole (1984) sold for $3.14 million at Sotheby’s contemporary art day sale. COURTESY SOTHEBY’S…

Media-The Arts

Viola Davis says she will only work with hairstylists who are familiar with Black hair

Viola Davis attends The Hollywood Reporter's Power 100 Women (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for The Hollywood Reporter )In…

Esmé Bianco On What It’s Like To Film ‘Game Of Thrones’ Sex Scenes As A Survivor Of Abuse

Esmé Bianco was not yet diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) when she was cast as “a red-headed prostitute”…

Denver mayoral candidate flubs the acronym NAACP – in front of a Black web audience

Denver Mayoral Candidate Jamie Giellis speaking with 'The Brother Jeff Show' host Shay Johnson. (Twitter)If there were ever a…

History

‘Game Of Thrones’ Star Jacob Anderson Takes A Sword To The Do-Over Petition

Almost 1 million names had been added to that controversial Change.org petition by Saturday morning calling for a do-over of…

‘Daily Show’ Comedian Roy Wood Jr. Recaps All Of ‘Game Of Thrones’ In 5 Minutes

As the series finale of “Game of Thrones” approaches, “The Daily Show” correspondent Roy Wood Jr. generously provided a…

Janet Jackson Comes ‘Full Circle’ In Las Vegas Residency Debut

Janet Jackson made her Las Vegas residency debut on Friday in a star-studded opening night that had concertgoers feeling…

Entertainment Today

Jacob Anderson Doesn’t Think Daenerys Went ‘Mad’ At All On ‘Game Of Thrones’

“Game of Thrones” fans know Grey Worm for his stoic visage, ramrod posture and endearing soft spot for Missandei…

Kamala Harris Reflects On Brown v. Board Impact For Ruling’s Anniversary

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) on Friday marked the 65th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s landmark Brown v. Board of…

Black Women Are 3 Times As Likely To Die In Childbirth, And Kamala Harris Has A Plan

The only place Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has time to read anything that isn’t one of her briefing books…

US News

Washington Post: McAleenan threatened to leave over Miller’s DHS involvement

The clash highlights yet another instance of Miller causing tension with his far-reaching influence as a counselor on immigration…

Lyft says drivers tampering with surge pricing could be booted

Rideshare drivers who tamper with surge pricing will face being deactivated after a report revealed that rideshare drivers at…

F-16 fighter jet that crashed into warehouse had live ammunition

Col. Tom McNamara, the vice commander of the 452nd Air Mobility Wing at March Air Reserve Base in Perris,…

NYPD officer charged in alleged murder-for-hire plot against her ex-husband and a child

A New York Police Department officer allegedly paid her boyfriend $7,000 to help her hire a hit man to…

Sports News

UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Dos Anjos vs. Lee

To share: https://bit.ly/2JlqnzL UFC Fight Night on ESPN+  this Saturday, May 18, live from Blue Cross Arena in Rochester,…

2019 Jimmy V Men’s Classic: Indiana, Louisville, Texas Tech and UConn to Play in 25th Annual Doubleheader on ESPN

The 2019 Jimmy V Men’s Classic Presented by Corona – in its 25th year – will include Indiana, Louisville,…

ESPN to Debut Good Game: UC Irvine Tuesday, May 21 on ESPN2

– Click Image for Trailer – ESPN will pull back the curtain on the University of California, Irvine’s League…

Transcript of 2019 ESPN NBA Draft Lottery & Draft Combine Media Conference Call

ESPN analysts Bobby Marks and Mike Schmitz participated in a media conference today to to recap the NBA Draft Lottery and discuss NBA Draft…

Museum News

Andrei Krioukov – Belgian Coke

Andrei Krioukov is known for his obsession with the Coca Cola can, which makes his painting of this red…

James Rosenquist – Star and Empty House

This particular work called Star and Empty House 2 State was made by one of the most important figures…

Hiro Ando – warriorcat | Widewalls

May 16, 2019Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic…

Why The Art World is Breaking Up with The Sackler Family

May 17, 2019A philosophy graduate interested in critical theory, politics and art. Alias of Jelena Martinović. The Sackler family…

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The Lord Two by Don Stephens – October Gallery

Price: $155      NOW $65The Lord Twoby Don StephensOriginal Watercolor on PaperSize 8.5″ x 11″ Image Donald Stephens resides…

On the Shoulders of Queens by Frank Morrison – October Gallery

Price:  $235    NOW $165On the Shoulders of Queensby Frank MorrisonLimited Edition Signed and NumberedOffset Lithograph / Edition 500Size 36″…

Lady Two by Frank Frazier – October Gallery

Price: $385    NOW $125Lady Twoby Frank FrazierOriginal Ink on paperSize 7″ x 8″ Approx Frank Frazier began his work as a…

Hello Friend by Andrew Turner – October Gallery

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Heart of the Day by Ellen Powell-Tiberino – October Gallery

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Caring For Grandma by Leon McDuffie – October Gallery

Price:  $150    NOW $99Caring For Grandmaby Leon McDuffieOpen Edition Canvas PrintGallery Wrap No framing needed – just hang and…

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Dream Keeper by Frank Morrison – October Gallery

Price:  $235    NOW $175Dream Keeperby Frank MorrisonLimited Edition Signed and NumberedOffset Lithograph / Edition 500Size 36″ x 27″ Approx…

Five Deep by Willie Torbert – October Gallery

Price:  $375    NOW $299Five Deepby Willie TorbertGiclee Signed and NumberedEdition 275Size 24″ x 24″ Approx Willie Torbert attended Pratt Institute,…

Dance of the Virgin by Andrew Turner – October Gallery

  Price:  $2,500      NOW $985Dance of the Virginby Andrew TurnerOriginal PaintingSize 14″ x 18″ Approx Andrew Turner was…

Bass Jazz by Andrew Turner – October Gallery

  Price:  $150     NOW $125Bass Jazzby Andrew TurnerOpen Edition Canvas PrintGallery Wrap No framing needed – just hang and…

Downtown by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price: $850    NOW  $225Downtownby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 19″ x 25″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and…

Sistahood by Charles Bibbs – October Gallery

Price: $250    NOW $165Sistahoodby Charles BibbsLimited Edition Signed and Numbered / 1999Edition 2000 Size 34″ x 27.5″ Approx Internationally acclaimed…