Recent News

  • Lava Thomas has been selected as a finalist of the National Portrait Gallery’s 2019 Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition will and will be included in “The Outwin 2019: American Portraiture Today” opening Oct. 26th, 2019. 

  • Lava Thomas' Mugshot Portraits: Women of the Montgomery Bus Boycott (Cora McHaney) was recently acquired by San Francisco Museum of Modern Art for their permanent collection. Two portriats from this series are included in the group exhibition Plumb Line: Charles White and the Contemporary at the California African American Museum, L.A.

  • Rupert Garcia is included in the exhibitions Artists Respond: American Art and the Vietnam War, Smithsonian American Art Museum, D.C. through August 18, 2019 and Pop America 1965-1975Nasher Museum, Durham, N.C. through July 21, 2019.

  • Dawoud Bey's The Birmingham Project is on view at the Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL through July 7.

  • Louis Stettner: Traveling Light is now on view at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, through May 27th. 

  • Robert Minervini Improvised Garden II (Water Street), 2017, was recently acquired by the San Jose Museum of Art.

  • Dawoud Bey: Night Coming Tenderly, Black, a recent body of work based on real and imagined sites of the underground railroad, is on view at The Art Institute of Chicago through April 14. More here...

    Recent acquisitions of the work include: Akron Art Museum, OH; Art Institute of Chicago, IL; The Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, IL; Cleveland Museum of Art, OH; The Rennie Museum, Vancouver 

  • Oliver Lee Jackson: Recent Paintings is on view at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., now through September 15, 2019. Curated by Harry Cooper, this exhibition includes several paintings created over the past 15 years, many of which will be shown publicly for the first time. More info and related events can be found HERE

    Exhibition video can be viewed HERE

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