african-american art


Turning BBW into a Point of Pride, Not a Category of Porn

Theresa Chromati subverts the derogatory moniker to reclaim the black, female gaze.


A Towering Multimedia Installation Explores Deformed Dreams

When Rashid Johnson became fascinated with human structures being taken over by vegetation, he made it his artistic vision.


Photo Series Highlights “Blaxicans” Who Bridge Two Communities

Walter Thompson-Hernandez’s "Blaxicans of L.A." spotlights the Afro-Latino experience.