Black Art: an International Quarterly, Vol. 4 No. 1 (1980)


Published in 1980, this 68–page volume of the Hampton University Museum’s Black Art: an International Quarterly (predecessor to The International Review of African American Art) is dedicated to the art of Avel de Knight, Alice T. Gafford, Ray Grist and Beauford Delaney. Also discussed in this issue are: the works of Jimi Clemo and the Oshogbo Movement, Northwest Coast Indian Art, and Black cowboys in the Old West as depicted by Emerson R. Terry. Finally, this issue pays tribute to artist and educator Charles White. Included in this issue are many color and black & white photographs of artists’ works, and very insightful commentaries by highly respected art reviewers.

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Val Spaulding

Art Editor
Samella Lewis, Ph.D.

Managing Editor
Paul G. Lewis

Feature Articles and Contributors:

“Avel De Knight: Mirage Paintings”, Val Spaulding

“Alice T. Gafford”, Vera T. Jackson

“Jimi Clemo and the Oshogbo Movement”, Victoria Mundy–Castle

“A Tribute to Charles White”, M.J. Hewitt, Ph.D.

“Beauford Delaney”, Clarence N. Hagins

“Northwest Coast Indian Art at the New Orleans Museum of Art”

“Ray Grist: Painter”, Ruben Gonzalez

“Black in the Old West”, Gloria Mushonge


Bibliographic Details

Title:                                      Black Art: an International Quarterly

Publisher:                            Black Art Ltd., Jamaica, New York

Publication Date:              1980

Binding:                                Pictorial Softcover

Book Condition:                Good

Book Type:                          Quarterly Magazine


Made possible, in part, with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, the California Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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