Virtual Talk: A Collector Tells His Bearden Story

Patrick Diamond – Thursday, April 22, 6:00 pm (EST) via Zoom Join us for a virtual conversation with the author of: The Incredible Joy of Collecting African American Art: My Journal from Frog Town, S.C. to the National Gallery, a memoir by Patrick Diamond Register for Free through Eventbrite https://bit.ly/3cw7RSm

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Bearden Graduate Museum Fellow News

Virtual Talk  – Tuesday, February 23, 6:00 pm (EST) Asmaa Walton Curator and art educator Asmaa Walton joins the University of South Carolina for a conversation about her work establishing the Black Art Library, an ongoing collection of books on Black visual culture which will become a public-facing archive, research

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Black Lives Matter Arts Collaboration

Virtual Salon – Monday, February 22, 6:30 pm (EST) Expressions: Black Lives Matter-An Arts Collaboration Moderated by Bearden Foundation Co-Director, Diedra Harris-Kelley The Clark Center for the Performing Arts, a vision inspired by dance luminary Alvin Ailey, and other celebrated dancers and educators, was established in 1959 and has always

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Virtual Talk: Newport Art Museum by Diedra Harris-Kelley

Newport Art Museum – Saturday, February 13, 2:00 pm (EST) Romare Bearden: Artist of the African-American Experience Diedra Harris-Kelley, artist, educator, and co-director of the Romare Bearden Foundation will introduce us to the multi-dimensional career of visual artist Romare Bearden. Best known for innovative collages depicting scenes of African American

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Check your favorite non-profits off your holiday list!

GIVING TUESDAY IS TOMORROW! We know you don’t only support on “Giving Tuesday”, but it’s a moment to check-in on all your favorite non-profits. Your support at this time sustains our programs year round! Join us in perpetuating the legacy. DONATE  HERE It has been a long time since we

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THE PREVALENCE OF RITUAL – A Discussion on Bearden & Legacy

TUESDAY October 27, 2020 at 3:00 pm (EST) In celebration of the launch of the Romare Bearden Digital Catalogue Raisonné the Wildenstein-Plattner Institute hosts a Zoom discussion moderated by Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell, Spelman College president and author of An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden (Oxford Univ.

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LAUNCHING NEW PROJECT ON BEARDEN – The Romare Bearden Digital Catalogue Raisonne Project

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ROMARE BEARDEN (September 2, 1911) On the occasion of the 109th birthday of Romare Bearden we are celebrating the launch of a new partnership with the Wildenstein-Plattner Institute to publish the digital catalogue raisonné. The DIGITAL CATALOG RAISONNÉ PROJECT  This Digital Catalogue will be a comprehensive research tool

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Talk: Romare Bearden as Art Activist

Reginald F. Lewis Museum -Saturday, January 12, 1:00 – 3:00pm Romare Bearden: Artist as Activist examines how an American artist agitated for change through the power of his art and writing. Join Diedra Harris-Kelley, Co-Director of the Romare Bearden Foundation, for a discussion on Romare Bearden’s role as an art

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Romare Bearden featured at Art Fair

Art Basel Miami Beach -December 6-9, 2018 This year at Art Basel Miami Beach the DC Moore Gallery features a selection of Bearden's lesser known abstract works, and a few favorites from his Mecklenberg series.  The Gallery presentation also features works by Charles Burchfield, David Driskell, Jacob Lawrence, and George

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CELEBRATION OF NEW BOOK ON BEARDEN – An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden

We are celebrating “An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden” by Mary Schmidt Campbell. Meet the author and join us for a special conversation at the DC Moore Gallery, NY Friday November 16 Book signing 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm 7:30 pm – Conversation Mary Schmidt Campbell,

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CINQUE ARTIST PROGRAM AT THE HARLEM SCHOOL OF THE ARTS: ARTIST TALK WITH CARLOS JESUS MARTINEZ DOMINGUEZ

Tuesday, April 17, 2017 6:00 pm-8:00 pm visual artist Carlos Jesus Martinez Dominguez will present his multimedia work and thoughts on the Caribbean, its diaspora, NYC, Hip Hop, Latinidad, religion and other intersecting points. Also included will be a conversation between Carlos and Pepe Coronado, of the Coronado Print Studio

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Romare Bearden: Abstraction Exhibition at Neuberger Museum of Art

“Romare Bearden: Abstraction” featured lesser-known abstract paintings created by Bearden in the late 1950’s and 1960’s. From the website: “Very little attention has been paid to the body of work that immediately preceded those well-known works—extraordinary and fully abstract watercolors, mixed media collages, and stain paintings, sometimes as small as

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