LOOK: These Black Ballerinas Are On 'Pointe'
These women are the definition of fierce. The electric Misty Copeland is joined by fellow professional ballerinas Ashley Murphy and Ebony Williams...
Edward Dare Gallery
Edward Dare Gallery on Broad Street’s Gallery Row, Charleston & Sandpiper Gallery on Sullivan’s Island: fine art,paintings,pottery,photography,jewelry,glass & bronze sculpture.Douglas Grier, Leslie Pratt-Thomas, Susan Hecht,Patricia Madison Lusk, Kathy Sullivan
Misty Copeland Wants to Educate People on What it Means to Be a Black Dancer
"I never knew it was going to get to this level. There are a lot of times when I wish it wasn't so much. But I wanted this type of exposure for the dance community," says Misty Copeland
'Audacious' Black Ballerinas Had To Be On Point
Joan Myers Brown grew up in a time of rigid segregation, both in life and dance. Brenda Dixon Gottschild, author of Joan Myers Brown and the Audacious Hope of the Black Ballerina, talks with NPR's Michel Martin about how Brown tackled racial barriers in the ballet world.
The Book of Lines: Alonzo King Moves from Stage to Page
The cliché about ballet dancers is that they are "light on their feet," that they "float" and "soar" across the stage. I've always felt the opposite to b...
William Tolliver, "Statuesque Woman", 1993 - Jun 25, 2016 | Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery in GA
William Tolliver (American (active Louisiana and Mississippi),1951-2000),"Statuesque Woman"-1993, oil on canvas, sign... on Jun 25, 2016