THE LEADING BLACKS

"Today's black leaders, I'm afraid, have become leading blacks. And you don't ever confuse the two. Black leaders are chosen by us...The leading blacks are chosen by the media." —Dr. Julia Hare

ETERNAL REVERENCE

Kara Walker Forever and Ever

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Art is about Isolation, Expression, Fellowship, Truth, Clarity, Critical Thinking, Dreams. Kola Boof

♥ JEAN-PAUL GOUDE’S WORK AND THAT THERE’S A RETROSPECTIVE ON FOR HIM.

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Jean Paul Goude,  photographer, artist, former partner of Grace Jones, has had a storied 40-year career and his first retrospective has opened at the Musée des Arts decoratifs in Paris. The exhibit covers everything from videos and portraits he created for Grace Jones, advertising campaigns for brands such as Chanel, fashion shoots for magazines like Harper’s Bazaar, and the parade he orchestrated for the 200th anniversary of the French Revolution down the Champs-Elysées.

“Goudemalion: A Retrospective of the Life and Work of Jean-Paul Goude” will be on view until March 18th, 2012 in Paris.

-JK [via Wallpaper]

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