Tuesday , May 18 2021

Famous Contemporary African American Artist and Art Exhibit in Virginia

Museum ArtFamous artist span the spectrum of the globe, from The United States to Africa, Asia, Central American, South America, and Europe. There are the mid-century artist and the contemporary artist. There are the acrylic, oil and water color artist, the photographic artist, the sculpture artist, the glass artist, and just about any type of art you can think of.

Art is a label that can be applied to any type of creative work you discover or create yourself.

Some of the recent contemporary artist who recently came to our local art gallery in Norfolk,Virginia, were in an exhibit call “30 Americans”:

The “30 Americans” exhibit at the Chrysler Museum in Norfolk, Virginia included a 3-decade survey of African American artist from America. The art exhibit included a variety of art and artist.

The  Artists Included:

Nina Chanel Abney
John Bankston
Jean-Michel Basquiat
Mark Bradford
IonaRozeal Brown
Robert Colescott
Noah Davis
Leonardo Drew
Renée Green
David Hammons
Barkley L. Hendricks
Rashid Johnson
Glenn Ligon
Kalup Linzy
Kerry James Marshall
Rodney McMillian
Wangechi Mutu
William Pope.L
Gary Simmons
Xaviera Simmons
Lorna Simpson
Shinique Smith
Jeff Sonhouse
Henry Taylor
Hank Willis Thomas
Mickalene Thomas
Kara Walker
Carrie Mae Weems
Kehinde Wiley
Purvis Young

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I am a lifelong artist; photographer and acrylic painting artist. I love art and everything surrounding art. The peace, serenity, joy and happiness it brings me and my admirers.