|The Barnes Foundation|
Philly folk, check out the course offerings at the Barnes Foundation this fall. Scholarships are available. I am interested in this one.
Albert Barnes and African American Culture
MONDAYS, OCTOBER 24–NOVEMBER 14 (4 CLASSES)
Instructor: Kimberly Camp, MSc
Explore Dr. Barnes’s ideas about education, activism, and art in the context of his interest and involvement in black culture of the early 20th century. Discuss larger issues of art and race that are debated among museum professionals.
$200; members $180
Here is a link to more info: http://barnesclasses.org/
Saturday, August 27, 2016
As many of you know, Sojourner Ahebee, my daughter, is a 2016 BOSP Continuation International Fellow for the
|By Beauford Delaney-Untitled (Woman in an Abstract Field)|
(1966) Oil monotype, with hand-painted additions in oil,
on cream wove paper
Image courtesy of Swann Auction Galleries
Please read the following poem Sojourner was ask to write inspired by this Beauford Delaney painting of Marian Anderson. Read this on the Les Amis de Beauford Delaney blog: Here is the link: http://lesamisdebeauforddelaney.blogspot.com/2016/08/woman-in-abstract-field-after-beauford.html