The International Review of African American Art, Vol. 19 No. 4 (2004)


Charles Alston—An Appreciation
Published in 2004, this 64–page volume of the Hampton University Museum’s The International Review of African American Art is dedicated to the art careers of Charles Alston, Malvin Gray Johnson and Allan Freelon. Featured in this issue is a conversation with various art historians, curators, gallerists, and administrators about the African American masters of art, their current place in the art market, the sustainability of the “African American art” category, and the measures taken to preserve works by important African American artists of the 19th to mid–20th century. Professional basketball players turned art collectors and dealers are also addressed in this issue. Finally, this issue highlights several reviews of exhibitions of works by Kerry James Marshall, Chakaia Booker, Hale Woodruff, and others. Included in this issue are many color and black & white photographs of artists’ works, with very insightful commentaries by highly respected art reviewers.

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Juliette Harris

Executive Publisher
William R. Harvey, Ed.D.

Feature Articles and Contributors:

“A Conversation About Masters and Their Markets With Michael Chisolm, Eric Hanks, Nicole Gilpin Hood, Ph.D., Harriet O. Kelley, Valerie Mercer, George N’Namdi, Richard J. Powell, Ph.D., Michael Rosenfeld, Jacqueline Serwer, Halima Taha, Ph.D., Sande Webster, and Juliette Harris”

“Charles Alston—An Appreciation”, Lemoine Pierce

“Rescuing Two Harlem Renaissance Artists: Malvin Gray Johnson and Allan Freelon”, Kenneth G. Rodgers

“Courting Art”, Steve A. Prince

News & Reviews
Joyce Henri Robinson, Ph.D., Teri Richardson, Calvin Reid, Pellom McDaniels III, Ph.D., Linda Bolton, Valerie Prince, Nina V. Kinney, Mary Lou Hultgren, Toni Wynn, Carla Williams & Heather White

Bibliographic Details

Title:                                      The International Review of African American Art

Publisher:                            The Hampton University Museum, Hampton, Virginia

Publication Date:              2004

Binding:                                Pictorial Softcover

Book Condition:                Good

Book Type:                          Quarterly Magazine

Shipping Terms:

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