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Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 2d ago

Beauford's Art Inspires Knoxville Elementary School Students

Information card from West View Elementary School Arts Night Image courtesy of The Links Incorporated, Knoxville Chapter "Bringing Beauford Delaney Home" is an educational program that is pa...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 1W ago

Beauford in Jules B. Farber's James Baldwin - Escape from America, Exile in Provence

Jules B. Farber's book, James Baldwin - Escape from America, Exile in Provence, is a story woven from over seventy interviews with friends, associates, and lovers of James Baldwin about the ...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 2W ago

Gathering Light: Knoxville Museum of Art's Beauford Delaney Exhibition Now Open

Over 250 people turned out for the opening of Gathering Light - the exhibition of the Knoxville Museum of Art's permanent collection of Beauford Delaney works last week! Knoxville Museum of...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 4W ago

Beauford on Abstract Expressionist List for Exhibition that Never Came to Be

Catherine St. John, Doctor of Arts, retired Professor of Humanities and Social Sciences at Berkeley College in New Jersey, and long time supporter of Les Amis de Beauford Delaney, called my ...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 1M ago

Beauford Delaney-James Baldwin Correspondence in James Baldwin Archive Sealed for 20 Years

It is well known that Beauford and James Baldwin had a deep and abiding friendship. What we know of that friendship comes mainly from the publication of biographies about Baldwin, writings ...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 1M ago

Gathering Light: Works by Beauford Delaney from the Knoxville Museum of Art Collection

In two short weeks, I'll be winging my way to Beauford's hometown of Knoxville to participate in the opening festivities for Gathering Light, a solo exhibition of Beauford's works from the K...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 1M ago

Beauford's Reflections on Abstraction in Art

... that which they call abstract is the most realist, because what is real is not the exterior form, but the idea, the essence of things. ~Constantin Brancusi Beauford was known for his phi...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 1M ago

Beauford in the Knoxville News-Sentinel

The Knoxville News-Sentinel, one of the principal newspapers of Beauford's hometown of Knoxville, TN, has published several articles about him throughout the years. Knoxville News-Sentine...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 2M ago

Beauford's Portrait of Larry Calcagno Sold at Auction

Last Saturday, Tyler Fine Art x Ripley Auctions presented Beauford's portrait of Larry Calcagno for sale at its "African-American Artists - A Fine Art Auction." Portrait of a Young Man (La...
Les Amis de Beauford Delaney · 2M ago

Beauford's Portrait of Larry Calcagno to Be Auctioned

Tyler Fine Art x Ripley Auctions is presenting "African-American Artists - A Fine Art Auction" at 11:00 AM on March 18, 2017 (today). Beauford's Portrait of a Young Man (Larry Calcagno) is ...