The Black Art Depot Today

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Country:United States
State/Province:Georgia
Location:Atlanta

The Black Art Depot Today is a blog that focuses on keeping all people interested in African American and other ethnic art informed of what is going on in the ethnic art industry.



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The Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove is a cultural spectacle which the Yoruba people of South-West Nigeria, and indeed Nigerians at large, hold very dear. Basically, this grove is a dense forest featuring sacred huts, shrines and wooden, metal and clay works...

Introduction The emancipation of the all slaves in the West Indies by the Danish Government in 1848 did little to end the existence of slavery. Despite the emancipation, many people of African descent were still in forced slavery or working under sla...

Introduction The emancipation of the all slaves in the West Indies by the Danish Government in 1848 did little to end the existence of slavery. Despite the emancipation, many people of African descent were still in forced slavery or working under sla...

Introduction The recent release of 20th Century Fox’s “Hidden Figures” marks an important time in our national history and presents an interesting opportunity for the Black Art Depot community. As evident in our tagline, we pride ourselves on b...

The Akwamu Slave Revolt of 1733 on St. John was a rebellion against slavery imposed by the Danish plantation owners. The revolution started in 1733-1734 during which armed Akwamu slaves captured the contested Danish West Indies Island of St. John. Th...

In 1867, when Black Soldiers of the 9th and 10th Cavalry regiments arrived in the southwest Texas frontier, only a few settlers and adventurers had dared to enter the area. Comanches and Kiowas ruled the Edwards Plateau, Llano Estacado, and High Plai...

Albert Jose “Doc” Jones is an amazing individual. His personal accomplishments and the accomplishments of the organizations he founded are uplifting and inspiring. It feels as if he should be household name and we want to do our part to m...