The Long, Strange Conservative Obsession with Obama's Sexuality
After his official portrait was revealed, far-right websites alleged it contained "secret sperm."
All Hail Kehinde Wiley's Portraits of Black Art Royalty
An artist famous for painting everyday black people turns to new models—his art world peers.
Modern vs. Contemporary Art at the Armory
In Art Guides, The Creators Project brings you the global art trends you need to know about.
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Artists, Movements, and Exhibitions to Celebrate This Black History Month
February is as much about celebrating past accomplishments that form the foundations of black creativity as it is about claiming a black future.
Making Black Men Visible—By Painting Them Together
Wild colors make Jordan Casteel's symbolic paintings pop off the canvas.
[Premiere] Watch 'Artistry/Technology' a Documentary with MIA, Frank Gehry, Miranda July, and More
The world’s greatest artists and creatives explore the relationship between art and technology in the new documentary from Liberatum, which premieres today on The Creators Project.
Everything We Know About the Art in 'Empire'
Step inside the world of Cookie and Lucious—from Klimt to Kehinde Wiley, here's a guide to the art in 'Empire.'
The Enduring Power and Beauty of Artist Kehinde Wiley's Representation of Black Men and Women
In anticipation of the celebrated artist's upcoming retrospective at the Brooklyn Museum, I talked with Wiley about what's changed in his life since his first solo show at the same museum almost exactly ten years ago.