The Art of Blackness proudly presents the 2016 Art of Blackness exhibition.
For five years The Art of Blackness exhibition has showcased the best of African American art and design.
In celebration of our five year run, this year’s exhibition will be our first pop-up store themed engagement. In addition to our traditional opening night event, The Art of Blackness store will be open daily to the public at Block 37, in the heart of downtown Chicago.
Exhibition curated by LaShun Tines and Marcus Sterling Alleyne, with music by D.j. Kwest-on.
Gravillis Inc., Phillip Scott. Barrett Keithley, Martha A. Wade, Keisha Jordann, Kamal Akinyele Collins, Raymond Thomas, David Anthony Geary, Alisha Jiggy Barnaby, Visual Connoisseur, Troy ScatScat, Maya Iman, Cinque Muhammed, Angelica London, Art By Sola, Tye Johnson, Brittney Leeanne Williams, Makeba Kedem-DuBose Art, Brandon Breaux, Max Sansing, Nicole Malcolm, and works from the private collection of Terrence Reese
Promotional Art by LaShun Tines with photography by David Geary.