Black American Artists to Watch

During Black History Month, and beyond, discover artists who are blazing the trail forward in American contemporary art.
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Kaylee Reynolds | Artist Studio Inspiration
Using paintings and digital mediums, Kaylee Reynolds's work is primarily focused on movement and expression of the body through dance and portraiture in various spaces, both literal and metaphorical. Discover her work on Saatchi Art. Oil on Canvas, 30 W x 40 H x 1.5 D in
A portrait of a woman wrapped in a light blue blanket. Portrait, Marvel, Fine Art Photography, Art Photography, Black Art, Instagram, Black Figure, American Artists
Evolved by PhenomenaLewis
Evoking classical portrait-making, like Vermeer's 'Girl with a Pearl Earring,' PhenomenaLewis challenges tropes surrounding Black women. Ink on paper 32 W x 40 H x 1 D in Portraiture, portrait ideas, fine art photography, photo ideas, art for girls, uplifting art
An abstract painting with strong gestural brushwork. Walls, Paintings, Abstract Landscape, Painting & Drawing, Photo Art, Abstract Art, Abstract Expressionism
Expressive Nature by Abreesha Jones
"Expressive Nature" emphasizes the ability to create beauty through change and seasons of uncertainty. Acrylic on Canvas 36 W x 48 H x 2 D in Abstract Expressionism, Abstract Art, Painting Ideas, Gesutral, One of a kind art
A female artist creates an abstract artwork in her studio. History, Kunst, American, Romare Bearden, Original Art Collection, Abstract, Saatchi Art
K'era Morgan | American Abstract Art
K'era Morgan is a Los Angeles-based mixed media artist having graduated with a BFA from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago with a focus in textile surface design. In addition to her collage works on paper, K'era creates and sells iterations of her paintings that are translated into textiles for the home. Shop her works on Saatchi Art.
A woman against a stark white backdrop, holding a feather. Fictional Characters, Portraits, Character, Portrait Photo, Black And White People, Black And White Portraits, Black And White, Arc
White Feather by Gregory Prescott
Like an editorial image from a magazine, the artist captures pure beauty. Ink on Paper 40 W x 60 H x 0.1 D in Black and white photography, fine art, portraiture, portrait inspiration, headshots, minimalism
An abstract painting. The forms are reminiscent of a vibrant bird. Wall Art, Original Artwork, Art Collection, Artwork, Modern Wall Art
Miro by Aaron Lee
Inspired by Joan Miró's simple, organic shapes. Acrylic on Canvas 18 W x 24 H x 1 D in Spray paint, modernism, modern wall art, black artist
A seated figure of a woman emerges from bright color and pattern. Portrait Inspiration, Black Artists, African American Artist, Art Inspo, Original Paintings, Love Painting
Self Love by Sydni Peeler
With bursting Ankara patterns coming from the woman's locs, the portrait highlights self-love and identity. Acrylic on Canvas 36 W x 48 H x 2 D in Portrait inspiration, woman portrait, black artists, uplifting art, eclectic, pattern play
A highly textured artwork with layered brushwork and paint. A figure appears through the build up. Art Oil
The Gorge Walker by Charlie Newton
Oil on Canvas 30 W x 40 H x 0 D in Impasto, Portraiture, Oil painting, painting techniques, fine art, art to celebrate black history month