Posts Tagged ‘kerry james marshall’

Arts Roundup: National Gallery of Art’s Whiteness Edition

Tyler Green: Why is the National Gallery of Art just getting around to mounting an exhibit for the work of a living African American artist (Kerry James Marshall)? [ArtInfo]
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ToDo ToDay: Free Cocktails! Art Talks!

What is an artist? A truth-teller? A decorator? An entertainer? In his lecture at the American Art Museum, Kerry James Marshall might have some ideas about that. A 1997 recipient of the MacArthur Foundation’s genius grant, Marshall has shown his works, based on elements of African-American culture, throughout the world. Read more >>> (Katie Fiegenbaum)
The lecture [...]