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Groovin’ High by Faith Ringgold – October Gallery

Price:  $3,000   NOW  $1,395Groovin’ Highby Faith RinggoldLimitied Edition Signed and NumberedSerigraph/ Edition 425Size 44″ x 32″ Approx Faith Ringgold, painter, writer, speaker,…

Representative of Union by Don Stephens – October Gallery

Price:  $795    NOW $275Representative of Unionby Don StephensOriginal Acrylic and Oil on BoardSize 20.5″ x 29″ Approx Donald Stephens resides…

Ace by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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

Lilies by Charles Bibbs – October Gallery

Price:  $300   NOW $185Liliesby Charles BibbsLimited  Edition PrintHand Signed by the ArtistSize 14″ x 23.75″ Approx Internationally acclaimed artist…

My Wooden Mask by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $1,250    NOW $275My Wooden Maskby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 22″ x 28″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist…

Blue Diva by Charles Bibbs – October Gallery

  Price: $800    NOW $495Blue Divaby Charles BibbsLimited Edition Signed and Numbered / 2002Edition 1500 Size 23″ x 39″ Approx Internationally…

Healing Grace By Charles Bibbs – October Gallery

Price:  $150Healing Graceby Charles BibbsLimited Edition Signed and Numbered / 2007Offset Lithograph / Edition 2000Size 21″ x 38.75″ Approx Internationally…

Two Women by James Denmark – October Gallery

Price:  $250    NOW $175Two Womenby James DenmarkLimited Edition Signed and NumberedGiclee / Edition 250Size 13″ x 19″ Approx James…

Art Around News

The FBI Admits Black Lives Matter Was Never a Threat. It’s White People You Should Be Worried About | The Root

Last week, as Donald Trump curtsied before the Queen; as Congressional Democrats continued to cower from their constitutional obligations;…

“When They See Us” Shows How Black Slang Was Criminalized For The Central Park 5 & It Still Is Today | Bustle

Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix docuseries When They See Us depicts the heartbreaking story of the 1990 Central Park Five…

Upper Marlboro, Maryland’s 1st Black Mayor Resigns Amidst Racist Bullying | Essence

The first Black mayor of Upper Marlboro, Maryland will be stepping down later this month, after stating that she…

Elizabeth Cotten |Folkways – KOLUMN

Elizabeth “Libba” Cotten (1895-1987), best known for her timeless song “Freight Train,” built her musical legacy on a firm…

Uzo Aduba To Play Shirley Chisholm In FX Limited Series, ‘Mrs. America’ | Blackfilm.com

Uzo Aduba is slated to play politician Shirley Chisholm FX’s upcoming limited series, Mrs. America, which will star Oscar…

Muslim Woman Investigated Her Own Hate Crime After NYPD Dismissed Her Case | HuffPost

A Muslim woman who was robbed and brutally beaten by a group of young people last month says the…

Sculptor Augusta Savage’s Towering Impact on the Harlem Renaissance | Artsy

When I was in elementary school in the early 1990s, I would occasionally beg my mother for money to…

Black Woman-Owned Construction Firm Hired to Build New Terminals at JFK and Laguardia Airports | BlackBusiness.com

Being a woman in the male-dominated construction industry could be challenging for some. But for Cheryl McKissack Daniel, who…

World Art News

Ernest Hemingway’s Bullfighting Letter Edition -ARTnews

ALBERTO CLEMARES EXPOSITO/SHUTTERSTOCK News Yana Peel, the CEO of the Serpentine Galleries in London, is an indirect owner of…

Businessman and Collector Patrick Drahi Will Acquire Auction House in $3.7 Billion Deal -ARTnews

Sotheby’s location on Bond Street in London.SHUTTERSTOCK The French-Israeli media mogul and art collector Patrick Drahi has reached an…

Here’s the Shortlist for the 2019 Film London Jarman Award -ARTnews

Clockwise from top left: Hetain Patel, Mikhail Karikis, Imran Perretta, Beatrice Gibson, Rehana Zaman, and Cécile B. Evans. COURTESY…

Venice Biennale Artists Out in Force at Art Basel -ARTnews

Works by Laure Prouvost, France’s representative at the Venice Biennale, on the stand of Carlier Gebauer, which has galleries…

In Argument Before Judge, Lawyer for Andy Warhol Foundation Says Pop Artist Did Not Copy Photo of Prince -ARTnews

From left to right: Lynn Goldsmith’s portrait of Prince commissioned by Newsweek in 1981; a screenprint from Andy Warhol’s…

Jeff Koons’s ‘Sacred Heart’ and a Bevy of Alexander Calders Star in 50th Edition of Art Basel Fair, With Early Sales Solid -ARTnews

The atmosphere during the VIP opening of Art Basel 2019. ©ART BASEL Just a half-hour into the VIP preview…

Activists Stage Action at El Museo del Barrio, Demanding Institutional Change -ARTnews

Activists read the “Mirror Manifesto” demanding change at El Museo del Barrio, in the institution’s lobby, as part of…

Morning Links: ‘Vexing Self-Contradiction’ Edition -ARTnews

Still from A Bigger Splash, 1976.COURTESY METROGRAPH PICTURES Activism On Tuesday evening, activists held an action at New York’s…

Media-The Arts

Meek Mill wins lawsuit over leaked audio featured in upcoming #FreeMeekMill documentary

Rapper Meek Mill's legal team has blocked recent legal efforts to stop his documentary #freeMeek from moving forward. (Photo…

Wendy Williams’ estranged husband says star is lying that he kept her cooped up

Wendy Williams visits 'Shade 45' hosted by Sway at SiriusXM Studios on July 13, 2017 in New York City.…

Rapper Cardi B says that she’s done with plastic surgery

Cardi B attends the Swisher Sweets Awards (Photo by JB Lacroix/Getty Images)Cardi B tells fans that she is swearing…

History

How Elyse Ambrose Found Her Queerness Through Her Faith

I first met Elyse Ambrose last June when I was moderating a panel called “Lost In Lust” at the Brooklyn…

Valerie Jarrett Defends Biden On Hyde: It Was ‘Good’ He Was ‘Willing To Change’

Valerie Jarrett, a former senior adviser to President Barack Obama, is coming to former Vice President Joe Biden’s defense…

How To Cook Healthier Collard Greens

When Kristen Gradney was growing up, her favorite dish was the mustard greens that her grandmother cooked. Her grandma…

Entertainment Today

Ron Goldman’s sister on O.J. Simpson’s Twitter debut: Maybe podcast release ‘pushed him over the edge’

On the 25th anniversary of the infamous white Bronco chase, Ron Goldman's sister revealed Monday that she "100 percent" blames the…

Kim Kardashian West partners with Lyft to help ex-prisoners get jobs

 A partnership between Kim Kardashian West and a rideshare giant will potentially help thousands of inmates get back on…

Shania Twain announces new Las Vegas residency: ‘It’s only getting better’

It's been seven years since Shania Twain launched her first residency in Las Vegas and Sin City has since been…

US News

CEO: Boeing made mistake in handling warning-system problem

The chief executive of Boeing said the company made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in…

Mueller discovered new ways Russia attempted to interfere in the 2016 election

The 448-page report provides new details on what was a coordinated and extensive Russian government effort to undermine the…

Mexico vows to help Central American migrants amid crackdown

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador says his country must help Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence. López Obrador said…

Trump appears to confirm cyberattack against Russian entity during midterms

"I would rather not say that, but you can believe that the whole thing happened, and it happened during…

Sports News

New on ESPN+: The Equalizer Featuring Alex Morgan

Exclusive Four-Part Series Profiles U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Captain on and off the field First two episodes available…

ESPN Steps Up to the Plate to Showcase Every Moment from the 2019 NCAA College World Series

ESPN to Present Every Pitch from TD Ameritrade Park Baseball Tonight and SEC Now to Provide Special On-Site Coverage…

CUMULUS MEDIA & ESPN Audio to Launch New Sports/Talk Radio Station for Washington, D.C. Fans on July 1

WMAL-AM to Broadcast as ESPN 630, the New Home for ESPN Radio Programming in the Nation’s Capital Golic and…

ACCN Men’s Soccer Schedule Kicks Off September 1; Dalen Cuff Joins ACCN Roster

Most ACC Men’s Soccer Linear Coverage Ever Dedicated Friday Night Window “Keeper Cam” to Enhance Viewing Experience Dalen Cuff…

Museum News

Howard Hodgkin – Tropic Fruit

A prominent figure in British art in the post-war period, Howard Hodgkin's 1981 screenprint is stylistically consistent with the…

Alex Katz – Diana | Widewalls

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

Jasper Johns – Ale Cans

A tireless innovator, the American artist Jasper Johns belongs to the generation that led to a renaissance of printmaking…

David Hockney – Artcurial, Gregory Evans

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

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Adili by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $1,150     NOW $299Adiliby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 17″ x 25″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and…

Got Lemons by Annie Lee – October Gallery

  Price:  $475       NOW $175Got Lemons by Annie LeeLimited Edition Numbered and Signed Edition AP/150Size 12″ x 26″ Approx Annie…

Lovers by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price:  $950    NOW  $195Loversby Laurie CooperOriginal Pastel on PaperSize 18″ x 19″ Approx Laurie Cooper is artist born and…

Saturday City Skies Series by Don Stephens – October Gallery

Price:  $695    NOW  $225Saturday City Skies Seriesby Don StephensOriginal Acrylic on BoardSize 43″ x 31″ Approx Donald Stephens resides in…

NO COLORED by Frank Frazier – October Gallery

Price: $4,250   NOW $895NO COLOREDby Frank FrazierOriginalShoe Polish on PaperSize 40″ x 26″  Approx Frank Frazier began his work as a fine…

Jazz Quintet by Justin Bua – October Gallery

  Price: $375    NOW  $245Jazz Quintetby Justin BuaLimited Edition Signed and NumberedEdition 375Size 28″ x 44″ Approx Justin BUA…

Art for Sale

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

Price: : $325     NOW $265The Worst Sight: Generations LostWAK – Kevin A. WilliamsLimited Signed and Numbered LithographEdition  850Size: 25″…

Philly by Don Stephens – October Gallery

Price: $635     NOW $225Phillyby Don StephensOriginal Acrylic on CanvasSize 20″ x 26″ Approx Donald Stephens resides in Burlington County…

Winner by Samuel R. Byrd – October Gallery

Price:  $245       NOW $75Winnerby Samuel R. ByrdLimited Edition Offset PrintA/P Signed by ArtistSize 15″ x 22″ Samuel…

Tar Beach 2 by Faith Ringgold – October Gallery

Price:  $4,000   NOW  $1,795Tar Beach 2 by Faith RinggoldLimited Edition Signed and NumberedSerigraph Size: 32.25″ x 33.75″ Approx Faith Ringgold,…

Blue Mood by Don Stephens – October Gallery

Price: $795    NOW $195Blue Moodby Don StephensOriginal Acrylic and Oil on BoardSize 20.5″ x 29″ Approx Donald Stephens resides in Burlington…

Pastel Mood by Don Stephens – October Gallery

Price:  $795    NOW $195Pastel Moodby Don StephensOriginal Acrylic and Oil on BoardSize 20.5″ x 29″ Approx Donald Stephens resides in…