Norman Lewis, Block Island, oil on canvas, 1975.  Sold October 6, 2016 for $245,000.

New Auction Records for Bannister, Jarrell, Knox in October 6 African-American Fine Art Auction

  • Swann Galleries
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  • October 7, 2016

Swann Auction Galleries held their sale of African-American Fine Art on Thursday, October 6. The room was packed for the duration of the sale, as private collectors, dealers and institutions ...

Benny Andrews, 1972

Antique Russian Icons & African-American Art Achieve Strong Results in Carlyle’s September Auction

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • October 5, 2016

Beverly Hills, CA - October 6, 2016 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc. ( latest auction achieved solid results across multiple fine art categories, at it’s September ...

Sam Gilliam, What Did You in London Town?, acrylic, 1973.  Estimate $120,000 to $180,000.

1960s-70s Abstraction Shines as Part of African-American Fine Art Auction at Swann Galleries

  • September 13, 2016

New York— On Thursday, October 6, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of African-American Fine Art, featuring a variety of media by artists spanning the last 150 years. The top lot in the sale ...

Artist: Charles Knight (1874 -1953).  "Leopard with Flamingo" - circa 1900 Est: $6,000-8,000

Carlyle Galleries Presents: ”500 Years of Art: Old Masters to Contemporary”  Online Fine Art Auction - Sunday, September 25, 2016

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • September 14, 2016

Beverly Hills, California - September 14, 2016 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., ( the online fine art dealers and auctioneers, is proud to announce their next ...

Davis Museum exterior

Three Years of Research and Planning Unveiled in Davis Museum at Wellesley College’s New Permanent Galleries: The Davis. ReDiscovered

  • Davis Museum
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  • September 12, 2016

On September 28, 2016, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College unveils the Davis. ReDiscovered, a total transformation of the Museum’s permanent collections galleries, reshaped and reconceived to ...

Clark Hulings Fund Invites Visual Artists to Apply for its Business Accelerator Program & Grants

  • Clark Hulings Fund for Visual Artists
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  • September 1, 2016

The national nonprofit provides artists with customized business training, direct financial assistance, tools, and one-on-one support to help them take charge of their careers and make their ...

Vanessa German THE BLACKS: Alexius Diana, 2015 Inkjet print on archival paper 40 x 60 inches Courtesy the artist and Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York

Spelman College Museum of Fine Art Organizes Special Exhibition of 20 Women Artists and Fashion Designers

  • Spelman College Museum of Fine Art
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  • September 2, 2016

Spelman College Museum of Fine Art’s fall exhibition "AFRICA FORECAST: Fashioning Contemporary Life" draws bold inspiration from trends in African style. The result is an original multidisciplinary ...

National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.

Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture To Open After 100 Years in the Making

  • August 17, 2016

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) will open on the National Mall Sept. 24, but the effort to build the museum began more than 100 years ago. The ...

Tribal Art London

Tribal Art Takeover at Mall Galleries, London, from Sept. 1-4

  • August 17, 2016

TRIBAL ART LONDON Fair 1-4 September 2016 Mall Galleries, London SW1 From Peru to the South Pacific, and from Africa to Asia, world art of all periods, from the ...

Amanda Gilvin

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College Appoints Amanda Gilvin as Associate Curator

  • Davis Museum
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  • August 3, 2016

Dr. Lisa Fischman, Ruth Gordon Shapiro ’37 Director of the Davis Museum at Wellesley College in Massachusetts, has appointed Dr. Amanda Gilvin as the Assistant Curator of Collections. Gilvin’s ...

S.  Badlam Carved Federal Shield Back Side Chair

Important American Furniture Offered In Schwenke Auctioneers June 26th Auction

  • Schwenke Auctioneers
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  • June 24, 2016

On Sunday June 26th Schwenke Auctioneers presents its June Americana and Fine Estates Auction with a remarkable offering of over 800 lots consigned from several separate estates and consignors from ...

Gallery 25N “Dreams 2” Online Exhibition Opens

  • Gallery 25N
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  • June 17, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, “Dreams 2” An Online Group Exhibit will open in “Gallery 25N” with work from eighteen contemporary international artists on June 17, 2016. Visit The ...

A Day in the Life of Seneca Village: “We Wore More Than Shackles” 1827 - 1858

The Fabric of Emancipation on exhibit at New York's oldest historic house

  • Harlem Needle Arts
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  • May 25, 2016

“The creative license of the artists to spark conversation about the correlation between the history of the mansion and the social revolution of today creates vocabulary…”   New York, NY- May ...


  • May 13, 2016

The FRESH 2016 call for submissions is OPEN! FRESH is the annual summer show produced and presented by the Klompching Gallery. FRESH continues its crossover from the wall to the page to the ...

Rare and Important Blackfeet Chief’s Shirt and Leggings, c.  1830s (Lot 143, Estimate $600,000-$800,000)

Plains Masterpiece Leads Skinner’s May 6 Auction of American Indian & Ethnographic Art

  • April 22, 2016

BOSTON, MA – April 15, 2016 – Skinner, Inc. will host an auction of American Indian & Ethnographic Art at 10AM on May 6 in its Boston gallery, featuring a wide range of art from Africa and ...