Black Art History, Blog, Contemporary Art

Poetic Justice Alim Smith – Yesterday Nite

I enjoyed this story so much that during college I almost got a tattoo of "poetic justice" in Arabic on my lower back. You know the kind and please don't ask me why? Why not? And Arabic? It was a phase and the written language so lovely. And I still don't have any tattoos but that's not what this is about!

African, Art History, Black Art History, Black Women, Blog, Contemporary Art, Cuban Artist, painting

Artist: Harmonia Rosales

At the time I didn't know who the artist was but my first thought was....now this makes sense. It was that moment of wow! This is an art piece I would love to see up close.

Art, Blog, Jamaican art history, portrait, study

6 Month Portrait Studies

After I finished this exercise I sent it to him. But the I thought. Wait, what will happen if I do this again in a few months? It looks good to me now but in a few months it may not.