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Black: A Celebration of a Culture By Deborah Willis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781510760158
Published: Skyhorse - November 24th, 2020

Over 500 glorious black-and-white photographs celebrating black culture throughout American history, from Jesse Owens to Barry Bonds, Ella Fitzgerald to Halle Berry.

Tucked away in the dusty halls of the Smithsonian archives and nearly forgotten by most historians, black culture is a vast, complex, interconnected web of different people, trends, and lifestyles.


I Can Make You Feel Good: Tyler Mitchell By Tyler Mitchell (Photographs by), Hans Ulrich Obrist (Contributions by), Deborah Willis (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Tyler Mitchell (Photographs by), Hans Ulrich Obrist (Contributions by), Deborah Willis (Contributions by)
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ISBN: 9783791386089
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Published: Prestel - August 25th, 2020

In his first published monograph, Tyler Mitchell, one of America's distinguished photographers, imagines what a Black utopia could look like.


Frank Walter: A Retrospective By Frank Walter (Artist), Barbara Paca (Editor), Susanne Pfeffer (Editor) Cover Image
By Frank Walter (Artist), Barbara Paca (Editor), Susanne Pfeffer (Editor)
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ISBN: 9783960988267
Published: Walther Konig Verlag - August 18th, 2020

A substantial survey on the increasingly popular postwar Caribbean painter, whose subjects and styles ranged from the abstract to the heraldic, Scottish landscapes to the ancient Arawak peoples


Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe By Alison Saar (Artist), Rebecca McGrew (Editor), Irene Tsatsos (Editor) Cover Image
By Alison Saar (Artist), Rebecca McGrew (Editor), Irene Tsatsos (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780997930634
Published: Pomona College Museum of Art - September 8th, 2020

The first extended monograph on Saar, featuring older and more recent works, gorgeously bound in cloth with embossed details


Barkley L. Hendricks: Basketball By Barkley Hendricks (Artist), Terry Myers (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Barkley Hendricks (Artist), Terry Myers (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9788857241487
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Published: Skira - October 6th, 2020

The court, the ball and the hoop: Barkley Hendricks paints basketball

The third installment in Skira and Jack Shainman Gallery's five-volume overview of American artist Barkley L. Hendricks (1945-2017) explores the artist's relationship to basketball, which provided a significant source of artistic inspiration throughout his life.


Colored People Time By Meg Onli, Amber Rose Johnson (Editor), John McInerney (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Meg Onli, Amber Rose Johnson (Editor), John McInerney (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9780884541493
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Published: Institute of Contemporary Art, University of - September 29th, 2020

Artworks, essays and poetry explore the racial implications of capitalist temporalities


Young, Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists: The Lumpkin-Boccuzzi Family Collection of Contemporary Art By Antwaun Sargent (Editor), Antwaun Sargent (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Thomas Lax (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Antwaun Sargent (Editor), Antwaun Sargent (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Thomas Lax (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781942884590
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Published: D.A.P./Lumpkin-Boccuzzi Family Collection - September 22nd, 2020

What's new, now and next from contemporary Black artists

A New York Times 2020 holiday gift guide pick


GLORY: Magical Visions of Black Beauty By Kahran Bethencourt, Regis Bethencourt, Amanda Seales (Contributions by) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250204561
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 20th, 2020

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.

From Kahran and Regis Bethencourt, the dynamite husband and wife duo behind CreativeSoul Photography, comes GLORY, a photography book that shatters the conventional standards of beauty for Black children.

Featuring a foreword by Amanda Seales


Kara Walker: A Black Hole Is Everything a Star Longs to Be By Kara Walker (Artist), Anita Haldemann (Editor), Maurice Berger (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Kara Walker (Artist), Anita Haldemann (Editor), Maurice Berger (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9783037645574
Published: Jrp Ringier - March 30th, 2021

A beautifully designed panorama of Kara Walker's works on paper--all reproduced for the first time

A New York Times critics' pick Best Art Books 2021


The Wayland Rudd Collection: Exploring Racial Imaginaries in Soviet Visual Culture By Yevgeniy Fiks (Editor), Kate Baldwin (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Joy Gleason Carew (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Yevgeniy Fiks (Editor), Kate Baldwin (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Joy Gleason Carew (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781946433275
Published: Ugly Duckling Presse - July 5th, 2022

THE WAYLAND RUDD COLLECTION presents artist Yevgeniy Fiks's archive of Soviet media images of Africans and African Americans--from propaganda posters to postage stamps--mainly related to African liberation movements and civil rights struggles.


Africobra: Messages to the People By Jeffreen Hayes (Editor), Chana Sheldon (Foreword by), Leslie Guy (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Jeffreen Hayes (Editor), Chana Sheldon (Foreword by), Leslie Guy (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781941366301
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Published: Gregory R. Miller & Company - January 5th, 2021

A major publication about the revolutionary art collective that defined a new Black aesthetic in late 1960s Chicago and whose influence today is stronger than ever

A Chicago Tribune 2020 holiday gift guide pick


Common Practice: Basketball & Contemporary Art By Carlos Rolón, Dan Peterson (Editor), John Dennis (Editor) Cover Image
By Carlos Rolón, Dan Peterson (Editor), John Dennis (Editor)
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ISBN: 9788857243979
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Published: Skira - June 22nd, 2021

The first, comprehensive, illustrated publication to explore the relationship between basketball and contemporary art


Lorraine O'Grady: Both/And By Lorraine O'Grady (Artist), Aruna D'Souza (Editor), Catherine Morris (Editor) Cover Image
By Lorraine O'Grady (Artist), Aruna D'Souza (Editor), Catherine Morris (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780872731868
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Published: Dancing Foxes Press - April 13th, 2021

Four decades of multimedia exploits in race, art politics and subjectivity: a long-overdue survey on conceptual performance artist Lorraine O'Grady


In Search of African American Space: Redressing Racism By Jeffrey Hogrefe (Editor), Carrie Eastman (Editor), Scott Ruff (Editor) Cover Image
By Jeffrey Hogrefe (Editor), Carrie Eastman (Editor), Scott Ruff (Editor)
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ISBN: 9783037786338
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Published: Lars Muller Publishers - September 29th, 2020

Drawing on architecture, performance art, history and visual theory, In Search of African American Space explores the creative relationship between the African diaspora and social space in America


Theaster Gates: Every Square Needs a Circle By Theaster Gates (Artist), Zachary Cahill (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Theaster Gates (Artist), Zachary Cahill (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9780996454049
Published: Richard Gray Gallery - April 7th, 2020

Documented in this attractively designed slipcased volume, Theaster Gates' latest work explores his commitment to Chicago and the work of W.E.B. Du Bois


Muse: Mickalene Thomas: Photographs By Mickalene Thomas (Photographer), Mickalene Thomas Cover Image
By Mickalene Thomas (Photographer), Mickalene Thomas
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ISBN: 9781597113144
Published: Aperture - November 24th, 2015

Mickalene Thomas, known for her large-scale, multitextured and rhinestone-encrusted paintings of domestic interiors and portraits, identifies the photographic image as a defining touchstone for her practice. Thomas began to photograph herself and her mother as a student at Yale, studying under David Hilliard--a pivotal experience for her as an artist.


Mickalene Thomas: Femmes Noires By Andrea Andersson (Editor), Julie Crooks (Editor) Cover Image
By Andrea Andersson (Editor), Julie Crooks (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781773101231
Published: Goose Lane Editions - January 29th, 2019

Mickalene Thomas's vivid paintings, collages, and photographs explode off the wall. Their larger-than-life women stare back and down at the viewer, confronting them head on. Over the course of her prolific career, Thomas has created a body of work that expands notions of beauty, gender, sexuality, and race, offering a complex vision of what it means to be a Black woman.


Mickalene Thomas: I Can't See You Without Me By Mickalene Thomas (Artist), Sherri Geldin (Foreword by), Nicole R. Fleetwood (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Mickalene Thomas (Artist), Sherri Geldin (Foreword by), Nicole R. Fleetwood (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781881390572
Published: Wexner Center - November 20th, 2018

Deconstructing the charged connections between sitter, artist and viewer


Lorna Simpson Collages: (Art Books, Contemporary Art Books, Collage Art Books) By Lorna Simpson, Elizabeth Alexander (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Lorna Simpson, Elizabeth Alexander (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781452161143
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Published: Chronicle Books - June 5th, 2018

"Black women's heads of hair are galaxies unto themselves, solar systems, moonscapes, volcanic interiors."
—Elizabeth Alexander, from the Introduction


The New Black Vanguard: Photography Between Art and Fashion By Antwaun Sargent, Addy Campbell (Photographer), Arielle Bobb-Willis (Photographer) Cover Image
By Antwaun Sargent, Addy Campbell (Photographer), Arielle Bobb-Willis (Photographer)
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ISBN: 9781597114684
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Published: Aperture - October 29th, 2019

In The New Black Vanguard: Photography between Art and Fashion, curator and critic Antwaun Sargent addresses a radical transformation taking place in fashion and art today. The featuring of the Black figure and Black runway and cover models in the media and art has been one marker of increasingly inclusive fashion and art communities.


#1960Now: Photographs of Civil Rights Activists and Black Lives Matter Protests (Social Justice Book, Civil Rights Photography Book) By Sheila Pree Bright, Alicia Garza (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Sheila Pree Bright, Alicia Garza (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781452170725
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 23rd, 2018

The fight for equality continues, from 1960 to now. Combining portraits of past and present social justice activists with documentary images from recent protests throughout the United States, #1960Now sheds light on the parallels between the 1960s Civil Rights Movement and the Black Lives Matter movement of today.


Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem By Connie H. Choi, Thelma Golden, Kellie Jones, Pauline Willis (Foreword by) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780847866380
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Published: Rizzoli Electa - January 15th, 2019

An authoritative guide to one of the world's most important collections of African-American art, with works by artists from Romare Bearden to Kehinde Wiley.


Posing Beauty: African American Images from the 1890s to the Present By Deborah Willis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393066968
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 5th, 2009

Long overlooked in American culture, African American beauty finally get its due in this landmark work.


Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness By Zanele Muholi (Photographer), Renée Mussai (Interviewer), Unoma Azuah (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Zanele Muholi (Photographer), Renée Mussai (Interviewer), Unoma Azuah (Contribution by)
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ISBN: 9781597114240
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Published: Aperture - August 15th, 2018

"These feel like images you might have dreamed, both of the kind that slip away and the ones you manage to keep tenuously in your grasp, slippery, otherworldly. . . . Before our eyes, Zanele Muholi transforms into a mother, a domestic worker, an Afrofuturist, an oracle. It's fiction and it is not."--Yrsa Daley-Ward, The New York Times Book Review


Howardena Pindell: What Remains To Be Seen By Naomi Beckwith, Valerie Cassel Oliver, Grace Deveney (Contributions by), Charles Gaines (Contributions by), Lowery Stokes Sims (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Naomi Beckwith, Valerie Cassel Oliver, Grace Deveney (Contributions by), Charles Gaines (Contributions by), Lowery Stokes Sims (Contributions by)
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ISBN: 9783791357379
Published: Prestel - March 1st, 2018

This retrospective volume celebrates five decades of Howardena Pindell's art, including works on paper, collage, photography, film, and video.


Kerry James Marshall (Phaidon Contemporary Artists Series) By Charles Gaines, Laurence Rassel, Greg Tate Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780714871554
Published: Phaidon Press - June 12th, 2017

The most comprehensive book yet on this inspired, inventive chronicler of the African-American experience

Alabama-born, Chicago-based Kerry James Marshall is one of the most exciting artists working today. Critically and commercially acclaimed, the painter is known for his representation of the history of African-American identity in Western art.


Kerry James Marshall: History of Painting By Teju Cole (Text by), Kerry James Marshall (By (artist)), Hal Foster (Text by) Cover Image
By Teju Cole (Text by), Kerry James Marshall (By (artist)), Hal Foster (Text by)
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ISBN: 9781644230152
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Published: David Zwirner Books - September 17th, 2019

Kerry James Marshall is one of America’s greatest living painters. History of Painting presents a groundbreaking body of new work that engages with the history of the medium itself.

In History of Painting, the artist has widened his scope to include both figurative and nonfigurative works that deal explicitly with art history, race, and gender, as well a


Kara Walker: Hyundai Commission By Clara Kim  (Editor), Zadie Smith (Contributions by), Kara Walker (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Clara Kim (Editor), Zadie Smith (Contributions by), Kara Walker (Contributions by)
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ISBN: 9781849766852
Published: Tate Publishing - April 21st, 2020

A new book on American artist Kara Walker and her Fall 2019 installation at Tate Modern’s Turbine Hall

The works of New York–based artist Kara Walker (b. 1969) have been featured prominently in exhibitions around the world since the mid-1990s.


Kara Walker: Figa By Kara Walker (Artist), Dakis Joannou (Contribution by), Karen Marta (Editor) Cover Image
By Kara Walker (Artist), Dakis Joannou (Contribution by), Karen Marta (Editor)
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ISBN: 9786185039325
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Published: Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art - May 21st, 2019

Critical insight into the gesturing hand piece from Kara Walker's monumental sugar sphinx


Charles White: The Gordon Gift to The University of Texas By Veronica Roberts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781477320020
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Published: Blanton Museum of Art, UT-Austin - November 12th, 2019

Charles White (1918–1979), one of the twentieth century’s most accomplished and innovative draftsmen, was also highly regarded as an educator and activist. His life spanned the Great Depression and the WPA era as well as the civil rights movement and the early days of feminism, movements that he not only actively participated in but also shaped.


Charles White: Black Pope By Charles White (Artist), Esther Adler (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Charles White (Artist), Esther Adler (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781633450271
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Published: Museum of Modern Art - October 24th, 2017

"The Chicago-born artist Charles White (1918-79) was celebrated during his lifetime for depictions of African-American men, women and children that acquired the name "images of dignity.


Fired Up! Ready to Go!: Finding Beauty, Demanding Equity: An African American Life in Art. The Collections of Peggy Cooper Cafritz By Peggy Cooper Cafritz, Thelma Golden (Contributions by), Kerry James Marshall (Contributions by), Simone Leigh (Contributions by), Uri McMillan (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Peggy Cooper Cafritz, Thelma Golden (Contributions by), Kerry James Marshall (Contributions by), Simone Leigh (Contributions by), Uri McMillan (Contributions by)
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ISBN: 9780847860586
Published: Rizzoli Electa - February 20th, 2018

After decades of art collecting, prominent Washington D.C.–based activist, philanthropist, and founder of the august Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Peggy Cooper Cafritz had amassed one of the most important collections of work by artists of color in the country.


Theaster Gates: Black Madonna By Theaster Gates (Artist), Josef Helfenstein (Editor), Daniel Kurjakovic (Editor) Cover Image
By Theaster Gates (Artist), Josef Helfenstein (Editor), Daniel Kurjakovic (Editor)
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ISBN: 9783960987246
Published: Walther Konig Verlag - April 14th, 2020

A clothbound compendium of Theaster Gates' interdisciplinary exploration of artistic and religious representations of the Black Madonnas

For his Kuntsmuseum Basel exhibition, Chicago-based multiartist Theaster Gates (born 1973) interrogates the mainstream art world's Eurocentrism through a multi-venue, multimedia exploration of the figure of the Black Madonna.


Kwame Brathwaite: Black Is Beautiful By Kwame Brathwaite (Photographer), Tanisha C. Ford (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Deborah Willis (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Kwame Brathwaite (Photographer), Tanisha C. Ford (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Deborah Willis (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781597114431
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Published: Aperture - May 1st, 2019

"From Beyonc to Barack Obama, it's hard to think of a black figure who does not owe their prominence, in some measure, to the ethos of 'Black is Beautiful'" --Ekow Eshun, Financial Times


Where We Find Ourselves: The Photographs of Hugh Mangum, 1897-1922 (Documentary Arts and Culture) By Margaret Sartor (Editor), Alex Harris (Editor), Deborah Willis (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Margaret Sartor (Editor), Alex Harris (Editor), Deborah Willis (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781469648316
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - February 4th, 2019

Self-taught photographer Hugh Mangum was born in 1877 in Durham, North Carolina, as its burgeoning tobacco economy put the frontier-like boomtown on the map. As an itinerant portraitist working primarily in North Carolina and Virginia during the rise of Jim Crow, Mangum welcomed into his temporary studios a clientele that was both racially and economically diverse.


Committed to Memory: The Art of the Slave Ship Icon By Cheryl Finley Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780691136844
Published: Princeton University Press - July 24th, 2018

How an eighteenth-century engraving of a slave ship became a cultural icon of Black resistance, identity, and remembrance


My Soul Has Grown Deep: Black Art from the American South By Cheryl Finley, Randall Griffey, Amelia Peck, Darryl Pinckney Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781588396099
Published: Metropolitan Museum of Art - June 5th, 2018

A new consideration of extraordinary art created by Black artists during the mid-20th century

My Soul Has Grown Deep considers the art-historical significance of contemporary Black artists working throughout the southeastern United States.


Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic By Eugenie Tsai (Editor), Connie H. Choi, Insoo Cho (Contributions by), Elizabeth Armstrong (Contributions by), Richard Aste (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Eugenie Tsai (Editor), Connie H. Choi, Insoo Cho (Contributions by), Elizabeth Armstrong (Contributions by), Richard Aste (Contributions by)
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ISBN: 9783791354309
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Published: Prestel - February 20th, 2015

Filled with reproductions of Kehinde Wiley’s bold, colorful, and monumental work, this book encompasses the artist’s various series of paintings as well as his sculptural work—which boldly explore ideas about race, power, and tradition.


The African Lookbook: A Visual History of 100 Years of African Women By Catherine E. McKinley, Jacqueline Woodson (Foreword by), Edwidge Danticat (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Catherine E. McKinley, Jacqueline Woodson (Foreword by), Edwidge Danticat (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781620403532
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 19th, 2021

Winner of the African Photobook of the Year Award

A Choice Outstanding Title of the Year
A USA Today "Must-Read for Black History Month"
An NPR "Goats and Soda" Editors' Pick
A BookRiot Favorite Nonfiction Book of the Year


Among Others: Blackness at Moma By Darby English (Editor), Charlotte Barat (Editor), Mabel Wilson (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Darby English (Editor), Charlotte Barat (Editor), Mabel Wilson (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781633450349
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Published: Museum of Modern Art - August 20th, 2019

Considers MoMA's complex history with black artists, black audiences, and art about blackness -Victoria L Valentine, Culture Type

A New York Times critics' pick Best Art Books 2019


Africobra: Messages to the People By Jeffreen Hayes (Editor), Chana Sheldon (Foreword by), Leslie Guy (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Jeffreen Hayes (Editor), Chana Sheldon (Foreword by), Leslie Guy (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781941366301
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Published: Gregory R. Miller & Company - January 5th, 2021

A major publication about the revolutionary art collective that defined a new Black aesthetic in late 1960s Chicago and whose influence today is stronger than ever

A Chicago Tribune 2020 holiday gift guide pick


Bisa Butler: Portraits By Erica Warren (Editor), Bisa Butler (Contributions by), Jordan Carter (Contributions by), Isabella Ko (Contributions by), Michele Wije (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Erica Warren (Editor), Bisa Butler (Contributions by), Jordan Carter (Contributions by), Isabella Ko (Contributions by), Michele Wije (Contributions by)
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ISBN: 9780300254310
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Published: Art Institute of Chicago - December 8th, 2020

A beautifully illustrated look at the work of one of today’s most unique and exciting artists

Bisa Butler (b. 1973) is an American artist who creates arresting and psychologically nuanced portraits composed entirely of vibrantly colored and patterned fabrics that she cuts, layers, and stitches together.


Zanele Muholi  By Allen Sarah (Editor), Yasufumi Nakori (Editor) Cover Image
By Allen Sarah (Editor), Yasufumi Nakori (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781849766821
Published: Tate Publishing - February 9th, 2021

Explore the stunning, moving, and exciting work of visual artist-activist Zanele Muholi
 

Born in South Africa in 1972, Zanele Muholi came to prominence in the early 2000s with photographs that sought to envision black lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and intersex lives beyond deviance or victimhood.


Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power By Mark Godfrey (Editor), Zoé Whitley (Editor), Mark Godfrey (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Mark Godfrey (Editor), Zoé Whitley (Editor), Mark Godfrey (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781942884170
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Published: Distributed Art Publishers (DAP) - September 26th, 2017

African American art in the era of Malcolm X and the Black Panthers


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Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal By Milford Graves (Artist), Mark Christman (Introduction by), John Corbett (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Milford Graves (Artist), Mark Christman (Introduction by), John Corbett (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781941753378
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Published: Inventory Press - January 24th, 2023

The first-ever overview on the multimedia art of free-jazz pioneer and creative polymath Milford Graves


Lynette Yiadom-Boakye: Fly in League with the Night By Lynette Yiadom-Boakye (Artist), Isabella Maidment (Editor), Isabella Maidment (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Lynette Yiadom-Boakye (Artist), Isabella Maidment (Editor), Isabella Maidment (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9781942884651
Published: Distributed Art Publishers (DAP) - December 8th, 2020

Dramatically reinventing the lineage of Goya, Sargent and Manet, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye imbues the Black subjects in her paintings with atmospheric grace and elegance

A New York Times 2020 holiday gift guide pick
A New York Times critics' pick
A Publishers Weekly 2020 holiday gift guide pick


Somaya Critchlow: Paintings By Somaya Critchlow (Artist), Amanda Renshaw (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By Somaya Critchlow (Artist), Amanda Renshaw (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
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ISBN: 9788857244815
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Published: Skira - March 22nd, 2022

Critchlow's portraits of Black women transform Western portraiture and conflate kitsch with tradition