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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Cinque Artists Program at the Harlem School of Arts : Artist Talk with Xaviera Simmons

The Cinque Artist series promotes presentations from professionals, practical information, and platforms for artist to showcase their work. We encourage adult artists, students and enthusiasts to share in discussions in an intimate setting. Topics include global travel, artist portfolios, Uptown Galleries, and more. This year the Foundation partnered with the

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Romare Bearden Foundation honored by Neuberger Museum of Art

In conjunction with the exhibition “Romare Bearden: Abstraction” on view at the Neuberger Museum of Art, the Bearden Foundation will be among the honorees at the museum’s Benefête celebration November 4.  Also honored are community leaders Marilyn and Hugh Price. The gala evening brings together museum patrons and sponsors for

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“Reflections of Monk: Inspired images of Music and Moods III” Exhibition

It is the last chance show closing, featuring two Bearden works on Saturday, November 18, 2017 Wilmer Jenning Gallery Kenkeleba House 219 East 2nd Street, New York 10009 3:00-6:00 PM As part of a celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the birth of Thelonious Monk, Music and Mood III, the

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“Recollections” Bearden and Others Exhibition Closing November 18

Essie Green Galleries has been exhibiting and selling Bearden and other Black Masters since 1979. This show featured watercolor and collage with a focus on scenes of the Caribbean. Essie Green Galleries 419 Convent Avenue, Harlem, New York New York, NY 10031 Recollections is an exhibition recalling some moments Bearden

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Artist Talk with Deborah Jack

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 6:00 pm-8:00 pm Visual artist Deborah Jack will give a presentation on her video/sound installations, photography, paintings and text work.  In her work Deborah Jack explores trans-cultural existence, memory, the effects of colonialism and mythology through re-memory. After that the artist will be led in conversation

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Cinque Artists Program at the Harlem School of Arts : A Conversation about Uptown Galleries

The Romare Bearden Foundation presents “A Conversation about Uptown Galleries” Tuesday November 7, 2017    6:00 pm-8:00 pm   Harlem School of the Arts- 645 St. Nicholas Avenue @141 st Street, New York, NY 10030 Free and open to the public. With many more established galleries moving uptown, new galleries cropping

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“Spiral Odyssey” sculpture unveiled at the Romare Bearden Park

On September 23, 2017, the Foundation Co-Directors Johanne Bryant-Reid and Diedra Harris-Kelley participated in the unveiling of the Richard Hunt sculpture, “Spiral Odyssey” at the Romare Bearden Park in Charlotte, North Carolina. It was a full two days of events honoring the Chicago sculptor Richard Hunt and Romare Bearden, and

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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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“Soul of a Nation: Art In the Age of Black Power” Exhibition

Starting July 12, 2017, Soul of a Nation: Art In the Age of Black Power, opened at Tate Modern in London featuring work by Romare Bearden, and other major African American artists. The show opens in 1963 at the height of the Civil Rights movement and its dreams of integration.

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