Weeknd Scene: Swann Auction Galleries

March 31 / 18 Hello…Remember when I mentioned deep pockets? Well for those who have a lot of money to burn, then maybe you would like to spend money on some great African-American art! The Swann Auction Galleries are being held in the next few days. Previews have started today. Here is a detailed look… Credit source: Swann Auction Galleries   Apr 5, 2018, at … Continue reading Weeknd Scene: Swann Auction Galleries

SPOLIGHT ARTISTS FOR BLACK HISTORY

February 11, 2014 Hello and good afternoon! For those just joining us, Esquisses is celebrating Black History Month. Let’s take a look at twenty artists that made a contribution to Black History. Alma Woodsey Thomas Jean-Michel Basquiat  Mequitta Ahuja Larry D. Alexander Benny Andrews Clarence Major Ealy Mays Corky McCoy Scipio Moorhead Manuelita Brown Barbara Chase-Riboud Emilio Cruz Howardena Pindell Bob Thompson Wilda Gerideau-Squires Minnie … Continue reading SPOLIGHT ARTISTS FOR BLACK HISTORY

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: SMITHSONIAN CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY

February 5, 2014 Good Afternoon to you! First Wednesday for this month of February and today the Smithsonian  has lots of activities and events going on! These activities are not only for adults, but there is something for the kids as well. Here are a few of these that the Smithsonian has lined up. DISCOVERY THEATER: LIONS OF INDUSTRY, MOTHERS OF INVENTION When: Wednesday, February … Continue reading ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: SMITHSONIAN CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY