Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden became one of the most important and respected of the 20th Century though, amazingly, he was largely self-taught. Bearden was born September 2, 1911 in Charlotte, N.C. and raised primarily between New York City and Pittsburgh, Pa. After leaving high school in Pittsburgh, Bearden returned to New York, bouncing around colleges before landing […]

Bill Cosby was arrested last week, arraigned, and may stand trial in Pennsylvania for an alleged sexual assault case dating back to 2004. As much as I deplore the allegations against Cosby – more than 50 women have accused Cosby of raping them – I believe the extensive African-American art collection that Cosby, and his […]