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Learn about the ways artists have expressed ideas related to the Black Lives Matter movement.

From the Collection

Click the below pieces to dive into artwork by African American artists.

Carrie Mae Weems

Carrie Mae Weems’ provocative work explores how images shape our perceptions of class, gender and race.

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Radcliffe Bailey

Radcliffe Bailey traveled to Africa in 2007 to further explore the roots of his African-American heritage.

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Hank Willis Thomas

Hank Willis Thomas is a conceptual artist who uses photography to explore themes of identity, commodity, media, and popular culture.

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Black creatives give voice to their experience through music, poetry, and talks.


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