Inge Hardison’s Realist Sculpture– ” more in-depth scholarship needed”

37343216_1_x“A Sculptor of Black Heroes Leaves a Legacy”



Harvard Law Drops Slaveholder’s Crest

The Met’s New Outpost & What All Artists Want. . .

…pace Kerry James Marshall


Randy Kennedy, “Introducing Art’s Past to Its Future”

2016 Symposium—Fort Worth – Association of Historians of American Art

LEC: Race + Space: Conversations on Modern Architecture (Feb. 26, 2016)

Screen shot 2016-02-23 at 4.18.33 PMSymposium, Columbia Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

On Five Car Stud by Ed Kienhilz

Review of Kienholz’s work, including the important anti-racist installation of 1969-72,
Five-Car Stud

Another Olympia

Luxembourg performance artist Deborah de Robertis’ in dialogue with Manet:

Artist arrested for posing nude in front of Musee d’Orsay’s Olympia (1863) by Edouard Manet

The Art of Change: Conversations with Ford Foundation Fellows–Live Webcast, Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 9am-5pm Eastern Time

Please join us for a live webcast of “The Artists of Change,” a daylong forum with our Art of Change Fellows—13 creative visionaries working at the forefront of art and social change. Over the course of the year, the Fellows have pursued independent projects on critical issues such as surveillance, climate change, drug policy and capitalism, soft power, diversity in the arts, social networks, and the power of technology. Tune in as they share their work and spark lively conversation—with the audience and each other—around the ideas they are exploring.

To watch the live webcast, visit
Join the conversation: #ArtofChange

See The Art of Change Webcam 2016

Join the conversation with Eungie Joo, Thelma Golden, Carrie Mae Weems, Sandra Jackson-Dumont, and others.






“How Advocates of African American Art Are Advancing Racial Equality in the Art World”

See: ARTSY, Jan. 12, 2016

Yellowface in Hollywood

The Problem of “Yellow facing” in Hollywood and elsewhere is discussed in this Guardian opinion piece.

Yellowface and Racism Is Just as Important as Other Prejudice