Antwaun Sargent

Art

The Artist Changing the Face of Black Girlhood

Even Beyoncé adores Deborah Roberts's collaged portraits of strong, beautiful black girls and women.
Antwaun Sargent
3.6.18
Art

Kara Walker Showed Me the Horror of American Life

Kara Walker's art hurts—and that's a good thing.
Antwaun Sargent
11.10.17
murals

Massive Murals Are Popping Up Around Detroit

What role will art play in Detroit’s future?
Antwaun Sargent
8.23.17
art galleries

This Brooklyn Art Space Wants to Keep Kids Out of Jail

Assembly is a partnership between Recess Art and the Brooklyn Justice Initiatives.
Antwaun Sargent
8.22.17
exhibitions

Chalk Film Titles 'Fade to Black,' Challenging Erasure in America

The 440 square-foot chalk wall is at the California African American Museum.
Antwaun Sargent
8.10.17
Installations

An Immersive Installation Reimagines the Black Family Photo Album

The artist Devin N. Morris grew up in 1990s Baltimore.
Antwaun Sargent
8.1.17
painting

Rashid Johnson Turns to Colour as a Respite From Politics

The celebrated painter turns from his own explorations of race and controversy to curate a vibrant exhibition at Rental Gallery.
Antwaun Sargent
7.19.17
Photography

60 Photos Capture 6 Decades of Communities of Colour

Two photographers tell the stories of Afrocentric communities from the 1960s to today.
Antwaun Sargent
7.18.17
political art

The Art of Our Perverse Political Culture

The 2016 presidential election was a battle of the sexes nobody wanted.
Antwaun Sargent
7.18.17
Photography

A Photographer's Honest Portraits Recontextualise Black Masculinity

Jonathan Gardenhire captures "honest pictures of black men" that are once familiar and transformative.
Antwaun Sargent
7.16.17
exhibit

9 Artists Explore Black Hair and Barbershop Culture

The barbershop is one of the enduring safe spaces for the black community.
Antwaun Sargent
7.16.17
gallery shows

A Fed Up Former Teacher Curates a Show Fighting School Segregation

Nearly 60 years after 'Brown v. Board of Education,' American schools are still segregated.
Antwaun Sargent
7.16.17
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