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ILLUSTRATING BLACKNESS


  • La Maison d'Art Private Gallery 259 West 132nd Street New York, NY, 10027 United States (map)

ILLUSTRATING BLACKNESS: Bearden, Glaser, Lawrence & Warhol, at La Maison D'Art Gallery, 259 West 132nd Street, through May 30th, 2018

Reception Thursday May 24th, 6-8PM

Exhibit through May 31st, 2018

The Harlem historian and collector John T. Reddick, draws from his collection the works of four prominent 20th century artists, Romare Bearden, Milton Glaser, Jacob Lawrence and Andy Warhol, and reflects on how they each "ILLUSTRATED BLACKNESS." Exhibiting posters, album covers, book-jackets and magazine covers the show illuminates on how these four unique artists captured African American spirit, history and celebrities for presentation and consumption by a broader public audience.

 

Contact the gallery at 718-593-4108 for viewing.