South Of Pico

Author: Kellie Jones
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780822361459
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In South of Pico Kellie Jones explores how the artists in Los Angeles's black communities during the 1960s and 1970s created a vibrant, productive, and engaged activist arts scene in the face of structural racism.

Eyeminded

Author: Kellie Jones
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 082234873X
Size: 63.89 MB
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Selections of writing by the influential art critic and curator Kellie Jones reveal her role in bringing attention to the work of African American, African, Latin American, and women artists.

Black Arts West

Author: Daniel Widener
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 0822392623
Size: 11.17 MB
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Focusing on the lives and work of black writers, visual artists, musicians, and filmmakers, Daniel Widener tells how black cultural politics changed over time, and how altered political realities generated new forms of artistic and cultural ...

Now Dig This

Author: Kellie Jones
Publisher: Prestel Pub
ISBN: 9783791351360
Size: 61.40 MB
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This comprehensive, lavishly illustrated catalogue offers an in-depth survey of the incredibly vital but often overlooked legacy of Los Angeles's African American artists, featuring many never-before-seen works.

Exhibiting Blackness

Author: Bridget R. Cooks
Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press
ISBN: 1558498753
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In Exhibiting Blackness, art historian Bridget R. Cooks analyzes the curatorial strategies, challenges, and critical receptions of the most significant museum exhibitions of African American art.

Queering Post Black Art

Author: Derek Conrad Murray
Publisher: I.B.Tauris
ISBN: 1784532878
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In Queering Post-Black Art, Derek Conrad Murray argues that the rise of female, gay and lesbian artists as legitimate African-American creative voices is essential to the development of black art.

1971

Author: Darby English
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022613105X
Size: 61.78 MB
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In this book, he explores the year 1971, when two exhibitions opened that brought modernist painting and sculpture into the burning heart of black cultural politics: Contemporary Black Artists in America, shown at the Whitney Museum of ...

Rethinking Social Realism

Author: Stacy I. Morgan
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820325798
Size: 66.29 MB
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Stacy I. Morgan recalls the social realist atmosphere in which certain African American artists and writers were immersed and shows how black social realism served alternately to question the existing order, instill race pride, and build ...

Witness

Author: Teresa A. Carbone
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ISBN: 9781580933902
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Presents essays, artworks, and a timeline of events to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

Bound To Appear

Author: Huey Copeland
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226115704
Size: 54.39 MB
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A smart account of a defining moment in African American contemporary art.