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Giant painting of George Floyd murder displayed on Los Angeles billboard after being cancelled in Minneapolis

The advocacy group behind a public work depicting the death of George Floyd says they still hope to show the piece in the city of Minneapolis even though the plan was thwarted last year. Don Perlis’s painting, entitled Floyd (2020), was shown in Times Square in New York last October and is currently on show on a 16ft…

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Simone Leigh Is First Black Woman to Represent U.S. at Venice Biennale

Simone Leigh, a Brooklyn-based sculptor whose large-scale works address the social histories and subjective experiences of Black women, will represent the United States at the next Venice Biennale in April 2022. The first African-American woman to receive this honor, among the art world’s most prestigious, Ms. Leigh was selected by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau…

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Healing from trauma is possible, but it takes a relationship with your higher self to show you the path toward healing. At Lwando Dlamini’s debut solo exhibition, the artist’s energetic new paintings capture the experience of trauma and triumph. See photos of the show––on view now at @ebonycurated––at the link in our bio. ⁠⁠Shown here: Installation…

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