Antwaun Sargent

Art

Akinola Davies Jr Is Reclaiming African Treasures Stolen by White Colonisers

His latest film criticises museums for holding onto looted art.
Antwaun Sargent
11.8.18
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
3.7.18
Art

Kara Walker Showed Me the Horror of American Life

Kara Walker's art hurts – and that's a good thing.
Antwaun Sargent
11.13.17
Photos

Photos: The People of Afropunk Brooklyn

The annual event took place in New York this past weekend, and the community showed why it's one of the best festivals in the US.
Antwaun Sargent
8.30.17
Art

Tender Photos of Black Men That Redefine Masculinity

Emerging artist Shikeith Cathey's first European solo exhibition challenges the way America sees black men and the way black men see themselves.
Antwaun Sargent
8.21.17
Art

Barkley L. Hendricks Painted Black People As We Are

Remembering the incredible legacy of one of America's greatest artists, who captured the essence of every person he painted.
Antwaun Sargent
4.24.17
tv party

Glenn O'Brien Taught Me That Style Is Survival

Mourning the loss of the cultural treasure, who touched my life with his writing, witticisms, and conviction that style was serious business.
Antwaun Sargent
4.9.17
appropriation art

“Gucci Mane Logic” Painter Uses Appropriation to Explore Art History

"I don’t want to be standing at the top of the mountain alone," says Cynthia Daignault. "I want to be standing at the top of the mountain with everyone I ever loved.”
Antwaun Sargent
3.9.17
Photography

Deana Lawson Is Imaging a Beautiful Black Universe

Her new solo show is like a photo album for the black diaspora.
Antwaun Sargent
2.19.17
political art

37 Politicians Get a Mural Dedicated to Their Most Shameful Comments About Women

Artists Zoë Buckman and Natalie Frank collected shockingly ignorant quotes from Donald Trump, Bill Clinton and more, and put them on a wall for all to see.
Antwaun Sargent
2.19.17
Art

An Artist-Slash-Model Explores His Identity as an Immigrant

In the fashion industry, it is said that models are to be seen, not heard. Sang Woo Kim isn't playing ball.
Antwaun Sargent
2.14.17
Art

Four Artists Explore Black Queer Sexuality on the Internet

Devin N Morris, E. Jane, Rafia Santana and Texas Isaiah explore online representations of community and sexuality in 'Torrent Tea: Queer Space and Photographic Futures.'
Antwaun Sargent
2.13.17
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