This month the Bedford Stuyvesant Art Walk Guide focuses its cover story on Brooklyn Born, Haitian Artist Jean Michel Basquiat. THE BED-STUY ART WALK takes place the first Saturday of every month starting in May and runs until October.
BEDFORD-STUVYESANT — Art lovers can tour central Brooklyn’s galleries for free every first Saturday as the second-annual Bed-Stuy Art Walk makes it return this May. Participants can take a self-guided visit to businesses and arts and cultural centers, or hop on a bus to each venue, including the Richard Beavers Gallery, Zion Gallery and the Macon […]
Painter Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000) was the first American artist of African descent to achieve widespread, mainstream acclaim in the United States, and his early career successes mark many “firsts” for artists of the African diaspora. Lawrence’s eternal renown is grounded in his contribution to the landscape of Modern Art. His expansive catalog of work essentially […]