Los Angeles – Visual icon Bernard Stanley Hoyes wowed an enthusiastic house recently with his “Seven Paintings, a Story in Performance” at the Ford Amphitheatre. Included as part of the venue’s ever-popular dance series, Hoyes’ production proved to be magical as his art literally jumped off the canvas and came to life in an interdisciplinary [...]
Los Angeles – For over four decades the paintings of visual art master Bernard Stanley Hoyes have stimulated the masses. With compositions that boast majestic color, bold creativity and magnetic passion, his artwork is known for stirring the heart, mind and soul. As an iconic craftsman channeling images from a deeply spiritual space, it has [...]
Barron Claiborne is another artist in the Afro-Punk Tryptic film series.
This is the Sanford Biggers clip from the Afro-Punk Triptych series.
The Triptych is a new documentary series from Afro-Punk pictures and it highlights the lives and work of the most culturally resonant artists of our time. Wangechi Mutu, Barron Claiborne and Sandford Biggers are the first three artists in the sequence.
1.How exactly was Makode Aj Linde supposed to raise awareness about female genital mutilation with a Sambo-looking cake in a room full of laughing people? Why did he use a white man in Black face who was almost laughing to emulate an African woman being circumsized? 2. Why did Suge Knight say that he doesn’t [...]
Los Angeles – This holiday season will be a wondrous celebration of love, light and vibrant color when Los Angeles’ own cultural icon, visual artist Bernard Stanley Hoyes, not only opens his studio for a two-day sale, but also invites several of his friends from the art community to participate with the offerings as well. [...]
Santa Fe, N.M.—September 16, 2011—Hip-hop artist Bukue One led a workshop on graffiti art Sept. 13 at Santa Fe University of Art and Design. The workshop was part of the university’s 2011–2012 Artists for Positive Social Change series, which focuses on hip-hop as a major influence on today’s culture and highlights hip-hop artists who push [...]
Los Angeles – L.A. culture icon, Bernard Stanley Hoyes is opening the doors of his private art studio and announcing an art rummage sale on Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24, 2011 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 p.m. Considering the fact that Oprah Winfrey, Natalie Cole, Steve Harvey, Keenan Ivory Wayans and the National [...]
Develop Culture today announced their support and sponsorship of Detroit’s newest museum, the Kunsthalle Detroit, a museum of multi-media and light-based arts and the first of its kind in the United States, and asks more companies to step-up and do the same.