Art

HBCU Will House $50 Million Amistad Paintings

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NEWSONE — An Alabama-based historically Black college (HBCU) has taken the necessary steps to ensure that pieces of historic Black art are preserved. According...

Dresses Created By Shaw University’s Willie Kay During Jim Crow Era Displayed At NC...

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Willie Kay, a seamstress who fought through racism to follow her dreams of fashion and education at Shaw University will have her work honored....

Morehouse Student Uses The Power Of Art To Debunk The Boys Don’t Cry Myth

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Jamel Smith, 21, is a senior at Morehouse College in Atlanta, a Marketing representative for Universal Music Group, and a creative himself. However, he...

Howard University Honors Alumnus Chadwick A. Boseman By Renaming College After Him

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One year after the sudden passing of 2010 Howard University graduate Chadwick A. Boseman, his name will now be immortalized on campus. Learn more...

Texas Southern University Photographer Selected As A Texas State Artist

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HOUSTON (April 2, 2019) –Longtime Texas Southern University Photographer Earlie Hudnall, Jr. was selected by the Texas State Legislature as one of the Texas...

Winston-Salem Grad Who Created “Alma Mater” HBCU Coloring Book Launches Brown Color Pencils

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Latoya Nicole, a graduate of Winston-Salem State University, is on a mission to represent black women in all of their vibrancy. She has published...

Inaugural Class Of AUC Students Graduate From Art History and Curatorial Studies Collective

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A new art program has opened the eyes of students at Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, and Spelman College who are preparing to graduate....

Everything You Need to Know Before Grand Opening Of the National Museum of African...

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The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture will hold its grand opening Saturday2016, September 24, 2016 and its set to air...

Howard Joins D.C. In Celebrating Alma W. Thomas, Its First Dept. of Art Graduate

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Today is a big day for Howard University, the city of Washington D.C., and alumna Alma Woodsey Thomas. Learn about the celebrations for the...

Howard Alumna Dr. Ashley Jordan Becomes New President, CEO of African American Museum

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After a yearlong search, Howard University alumna Dr. Ashley Jordan has been tapped as the new President and CEO African American Museum in Philadelphia!...

Howard University Receives $2.5M African American Art Collection

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Howard University has received a collection of African American art valued at more than $2.5 million in honor of the former dean of the...

Tennessee State Student Brandon Lenox Publishes For The Unspoken

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Since 9th Grade Tennessee State University sophomore Brandon Lenox has used his talent of words to expressive himself. After competing in various poetry slams...

Environmental Artist Tyree Guyton Explores ‘The Heidelberg Project and the Power of Art’ at...

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ATLANTA  -- Environmental artist Tyree Guyton will explore his work through a conversation, screening and performance art installation at Spelman College March 26-27, 2015. Presented...

Hype At Howard University: Photographer Creates Mental Health Arts Exhibit

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For some Howard students, photography can be seen as a form of therapy. Meet Jonne' Sampson, a junior at Howard University majoring in photography. "I'm...

History-Making Marble Statue of B-CU Founder Mary McLeod Bethune On Display

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The Bethune-Cookman University has been marveling the beautiful towering statue of the university's founder Mary McLeod Bethune all week. Perched inside the building of...

Bowie State Theater Professor Selected for Playwriting Intensive

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BOWIE – An award-winning Bowie State University theater professor, with extensive playwriting credits, was selected as a writer-in-residence for the 2020 Seven Devils Playwrights...

Fisk University Galleries To Feature Rare William Edmondson Art

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Fisk University Galleries have the work of a prized Black artist heading their way, and the story is truly extraordinary. William Edmondson was born...

The Central State University Department Of Fine And Performing Arts Presents Fall Schedule

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WILBERFORCE OH. – Central State University will open its 2016-2017 performing arts season on Nov. 4th and 6th with an original play that features...