Tag Archives: Amy Sherald

President Barack Hussein Obama & First Lady Michelle Obama: Portriats Unveiled at Smithsonian National Gallery

How’s this for BLACK HISTORY MONTH? ICYMI Because we can’t get enough of our POTUS & FLOTUS. I’m old school. While sound bytes of events have their place and meanings, I like to sit back and savor the whole enchilada. … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

Enjoy your weekend with family and & Friends, Hat tip Rikyrah Baltimore’s Amy Sherald has known for a year that she’s been selected to paint a portrait that could make her career — The Baltimore Sun (@baltimoresun) October 27, 2017

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Thursday Open Thread | Amy Sherald Week

They Call Me Redbone but I’d Rather Be Strawberry Shortcake Like most contemporary theorists, painter Amy Sherald perceives racial identity as a performance in response to external forces rather than an essential attribute. As one of just a few black … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Amy Sherald

Happy HUMP Day, Everyone. More Amy Sherald AUDIO:

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Tuesday Open Thread | Amy Sherald Week

Bright MUST WATCH |||||||||| Amy Sherald-EMPATHY

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Monday Open Thread | Amy Sherald Week

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s featured artist is Amy Sherald. I was fascinated researching Ms Sherald and her body of work. Amy Sherald (born 1973) is an American painter based in Baltimore, Maryland. Her work started out autobiographical in nature, … Continue reading

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