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Visual Art: Exhibitions, artists, museums, and galleries.

Trailblazer Willie Birch anchors new ‘Changing Course’ exhibit
1 year ago

Trailblazer Willie Birch anchors new ‘Changing Course’ exhibit

By  •  Art

The artist Willie Birch grew up in New Orleans before the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, well before the Black Power Movement, and in the throes of the …
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Tricentennial Art Exhibition Speaks Truth to Power for Black New Orleans
2 years ago

Tricentennial Art Exhibition Speaks Truth to Power for Black New Orleans

The remarkably resilient city of New Orleans is celebrating its Tricentennial with grand celebrations of cultural and historical significance all year long. As always, tourists will pour in and out …
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Explore Barkley L. Hendricks’ Awe-Inspiring Portraiture at Prospect.4
2 years ago

Explore Barkley L. Hendricks’ Awe-Inspiring Portraiture at Prospect.4

Barkley L. Hendricks, one of America’s preeminent painters, will be remembered this millennium and beyond. And thanks to the art triennial, Prospect.4, the City of New Orleans is enriched with …
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Solange tops Beyoncé on African American Achievement List
2 years ago

Solange tops Beyoncé on African American Achievement List

By  •  Music, Art

The annual list that highlights African American achievement is here. The Root 100, sourced by theroot.com, honors the year’s “most influential African Americans, ages 25 to 45.” The coveted #1 …
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