kara walker

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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
Art

A Century of Pulp Fiction Offers a Window into Black Identity

'Black Pulp!' features works created from 1912 to the present.
Antwaun Sargent
10.28.16
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Santigold Taps Kara Walker for a Silhouette-ified Music Video

Santigold and Kara Walker play with shadow puppets in the recording artist’s latest music video directed by Ari Marcopoulos.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.24.16
lorraine o'grady

29 Artists Explore Abstractions of the Color Black

'Blackness in Abstraction,' an ongoing show at Pace Gallery, traces the use of the hue in contemporary art.
Antwaun Sargent
7.27.16
Art

And the Award for "Beyoncé's Favorite Artist" Goes to...

This is kind of a big deal.
TCP Staff
3.8.16
Art

Celebrate Black History Month with the Google Cultural Institute

See 51 museums’ black history month exhibits without leaving your house.
Alyssa Buffenstein
2.3.16
Art

Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes? Try Food Art by Klimt, Keith Haring, & More

Damien Hirst turkeys have us coming back for seconds in Hannah Rothstein's 'Thanksgiving Special' series.
Beckett Mufson
11.26.15
Art

Detroit Exhibition Showcases 30 Years of Black Contemporary Art

Kehinde Wiley, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Carrie Mae Weems, and more showcase their influences on contemporary art at '30 Americans.'
Antwaun Sargent
11.2.15
Art

Leonardo DiCaprio Did Not Paint the Mona Lisa: Last Week in Art

No, Fox News. Just no.
Sami Emory
9.28.15
Art

[Best of 2014] The Year in Viral Art

This is the art that was all-but-inescapable in 2014.
Becky Chung
12.22.14
Art

We Talked To Chuck Close About Curating, Haiti, and "FIERCE CREATIVITY"

The Creators Project spoke to the master artist about his new co-curated benefit show with Jessica Craig-Martin.
Emerson Rosenthal
10.22.14
Art

Kara Walker's Domino Sugar Installation Lives On Thanks To Streetview

The 75-foot-tall sugar-covered Sphinx is now preserved in an interactive, online gallery space.
Zach Sokol
8.11.14
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