Soul of a nation showcases in Brooklyn
Brooklyn Museum, New York Showing from: 7 September 2018 – 3 February 2019
Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power takes an unprecedented look at a broad spectrum of work by African American artists from 1963 to 1983, one of the most politically, socially and aesthetically revolutionary periods in American history. Featuring over 150 works by more than 60 artists, the exhibition offers a sweeping view of the remarkable art made by Black artists during one of the most crucial periods in American history.
Above: Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988). Pittsburgh Memory, 1964. Mixed-media collage of various printed papers and graphite on board. Collection of Halley K Harrisburg and Michael Rosenfeld