Posts tagged: Art - Diverse


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2021 Emerging Scholars: Zora J Murff

by | January 29, 2021 With a focus on conveying anti-Black violence through photographs, Zora J Murff’s work is ins Read more

VCU Renames Fine Arts Building to Honor Former Dean Dr. Murry N. DePillars

by | January 8, 2021
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) announced plans to rename its fine arts building in hono [...] Read more

Kevin Young Named as New Director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

by | October 5, 2020
Kevin Young, who is currently the director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Cultur [...] Read more

Three Considerations Concerning Art in Troubled Times

by Patrice Rankine | May 6, 2020
Art is therapy for our hurting souls. Art appeals to all that is real, ideal and sublime, the w [...] Read more

Dr. David Driskell, Influential Black Art Scholar and Artist, Dies at 88

by | April 2, 2020
Prominent African American artist and scholar, Dr. David C. Driskell, passed away on April 1 at [...] Read more

Two Top Bellevue College Administrators to Leave After Mural Alteration

by | March 3, 2020
Bellevue College president Jerry Weber and vice president of institutional advancement, Gayle C [...] Read more

FAMU Professor Serves as Model for Rosa Parks Sculpture

by | December 8, 2019
Dr. Kimberly Brown Pellum, a Florida A&M University history professor,  served as the mode [...] Read more

Prescott College Opens MFA Program at the Intersection of Art and Social Justice

by | November 22, 2019
Prescott College in Arizona announced a new Social and Environmental Arts Practice MFA program [...] Read more

Teen Artist Wins $30K Google College Scholarship

by | August 14, 2019
Arantza Peña Popo, a Georgia high school graduate from Columbia, won a $30,000 college scholar [...] Read more

St. Catherine University Explores Octavia Butler’s ‘Parable of the Sower’

by | March 25, 2019
Reading African-American science fiction writer Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower inst [...] Read more

Couple Donates Inuit Art, Money to University of Michigan

by Associated Press | April 2, 2018
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Two longtime University of Michigan donors have given their collectio [...] Read more

Art As Political Resistance

by | February 18, 2018
For many people, America feels heavy. Whether mounting political challenges or the general decl [...] Read more