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Still On  by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price: $15Still Onby Laurie CooperOpen Edition Offset PrintSize 13″ x 19″  Our high-quality printing process gives this print/poster its…

Peace and Love by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price: $15Peace and Loveby Laurie CooperOpen Edition Offset PrintSize 13″ x 19″  Our high-quality printing process gives this print/poster…

America Today by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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Hands Down by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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Its Just The Music Inside by Don Stephens – October Gallery

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Andrew Turner – His Life and His Art — Book – October Gallery

Home-Turner     Turner Bio & Book     Turner Prints     Turner TV     Turner Shows Andrew Turner Book128 pages…

Legends of Hip Hop by Gabe Tiberino – October Gallery

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Restoration, Male by Edwin Lester – October Gallery

Price: $175   NOW $125Restoration, Maleby Edwin LesterLimited Edition Signed and NumberedOffset Lithograph Print / Edition 1200Size 22″ x 26″…

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Life Before Coffee | The Atlantic

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Discovering History and Art in the David C. Driskell Papers’ Photos

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World Art News

Hauser & Wirth Will Stage First Jack Whitten Show in Los Angeles in Nearly 30 Years, Publish Book of Writings -ARTnews

Jack Whitten, Self Portrait: Entrainment 2008©THE ESTATE OF JACK WHITTEN/COURTESY THE ESTATE OF JACK WHITTEN AND HAUSER & WIRTH/JOHN…

Mathew Cerletty at Karma, New York -ARTnews

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Association of Art Museum Directors Sanctions Berkshire Museum, La Salle University Art Museum Over Art Sales -ARTnews

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Philippe Vergne Will Step Down as Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles -ARTnews

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Phyllis Tuchman Interviews Robert Indiana, in 1974 -ARTnews

The cover of the May 1974 issue of ARTnews. ©ARTNEWS In 1974, ARTnews contributor Phyllis Tuchman considered the careers of…

Morning Links: Lady Pink Edition -ARTnews

Lady Pink, The Death of Graffiti, 1982. COURTESY MUSEUM OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK Summer SchedulingChristie’s has added two more…

Stuart Davis Estate Heads to Paul Kasmin Gallery -ARTnews

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9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week -ARTnews

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Black U.S. Coast Guard cadets achieve #BlackExcellence and make history at graduation

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Deported parents struggle to find their immigrant children after separation

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Peace and Love Two by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

Price: $15Peace and Love Twoby Laurie CooperOpen Edition Offset PrintSize 13″ x 19″  Our high-quality printing process gives this print/poster…

America Today by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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Hands Down by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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Music, Music, Music by Andrew Turner – October Gallery

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Five Deep by Willie Torbert – October Gallery

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Still On Two by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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Peace and Love by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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Jazz Quintet by Justin Bua – October Gallery

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Hands Down by Laurie Cooper – October Gallery

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