Painting in Black and White: Race and the New Figurative Art
In their electric new paintings, Jordan Casteel and Celeste Dupuy-Spencer fly the flag for a new wave of American figurative painting that casts the subtleties of race in a newly engaging light.
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.
Meet Harlem’s Newest Artists-in-Residence
'Tenses' exhibits art by a new wave of emerging black artists.
Making Black Men Visible—By Painting Them Together
Wild colors make Jordan Casteel's symbolic paintings pop off the canvas.
Post-Black Art in the Age of Hip-Hop
An intimate look at how a generation of black artists who grew up in the hip-hop era are expressing their version of the American experience.
Yale University Is Having Its First All-Black Art Show
A second-year graduate student in photography at Yale, Awol Erizku, has curated the first show in the school's history that includes only work by black artists.