January 10, 2022 • Article
New Exhibition At Howard University: New Acquisitions And African-American Masters
In honor of the reopening of the Howard University Gallery of Art, after a two-year closure due to COVID-19, the galleries of the Chadwick A. Boseman College of Fine Arts will feature a selection of African-American masterworks, including recent acquisitions from the Ronald W. and Patricia Walters, Lois Mailou Jones and James A. Porter collections. Among the artists included are 19th-century landscape painters Robert S. Duncanson and Edward Mitchell Bannister; neoclassical sculptor Edmonia Lewis; and leading 20th-century artists, such as Henry O. Tanner, Aaron Douglas, Hale Woodruff, Jacob Larewnce, Archibald Motley, Charles White, Augusta Savage, Faith Ringgold, Benny Andrews and Alma Thomas. According to Lisa Farrington, director of the gallery, “This exhibition features paintings, sculptures and works on paper by a veritable who’s who of African-American art.”
Howard University was founded in 1867.
January 7, 2022 • Press Release
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Award Supports Formation of Office of Digital and Online Learning
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January 6, 2022 • Press Release
Howard Professor Ranks Among Top Education Scholars
Professor of counseling psychology at Howard University and author Ivory A. Toldson, Ph.D. has been recognized among the nation’s top scholars in education in the 2022 Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings.