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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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Prince Rogers Nelson – Dead at 57

These are posts you never want to write. What is there to say? There is so much to say. I haven’t been this sucker punched, since I heard about Michael Jackson. Prince was part of my youth. Prince was part … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread

Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE (born 30 March 1945) is an English guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter. Clapton is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist, and separately as a member of … Continue reading

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