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Pictures at an Exhibition
Trenton Doyle Hancock, Miracle Machine #19 or Whisk Wish, 2006, graphite, ink, and acrylic on paper.  COURTESY THE ARTIST/COLLECTION ANNE AND JOEL EHRENKRANZ

‘Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin and Bones, 20 Years of Drawing’ at the Studio Museum in Harlem

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin and Bones, 20 Years of Drawing” is currently on view at the Studio Museum in Harlem, and brings together more than 200 works in mediums … Read More


The Power of the Press: Artists Celebrate Ebony and Jet at The Studio Museum in Harlem

In November, 1942, John H. Johnson founded the Johnson Publishing Company and began publishing Negro Digest. Modeled after Reader’s Digest, the weekly publication was the first to focus solely on African-American history, literature, arts, and culture. “People thought he was … Read More

Thelma Golden, director and chief curator of the Studio Museum in 
Harlem and Marcus Samuelsson, chef and owner of Red Rooster Harlem, 
at a Q&A for Samuelsson’s book Yes, Chef at Ginny’s Supper Club.

Feast for the Eyes: Red Rooster Harlem’s Recipe for Art

At Red Rooster Harlem, chef and owner Marcus Samuelsson gives as much thought to the art on the walls as to the food Read More


Nari Ward: Poetic Justice

With haunting juxtapositions of objects at once fragile and grandiose, the Jamaica-born artist comments on liberty, democracy, and his own story as an immigrant Read More

Musicians dressed as characters from  Bearden’s collages performed under a Mint Museum  billboard advertising his exhibition.


Exhibitions, concerts, artists’ tributes, and even a postage stamp are part of the centennial tribute honoring Romare Bearden Read More


Harlem: A New Renaissance

Harlem: A New Renaissance. A New Renaissance Read More