HBO Documentary "Black Art: In the Absence of Light"

“The American canon is not complete without it.”

#BlackArtHBO​, a new documentary that illuminates the contributions that Black artists have made to American culture, premieres February 9 on HBO Max. It featuures 3 of our gallery artists, Radcliffe Bailey,  Lyle Ashton Harris and Hank Willis Thomas.


Black Art: In The Absence of Light (director: Sam Pollard; executive producer: Henry Louis Gates) is a look at Black American Art and representation using David Driskell’s landmark Two Centuries of Black American Art exhibition​ as a framing device.


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