Famous Black Artists & Painters

Jacob LawrenceJacob Lawrence
07 September 1917, American
Painter
Henry Ossawa TannerHenry Ossawa Tanner
21 June 1859, American
 

Faith RinggoldFaith Ringgold
08 October 1930, American
Artist

Charles AlstonCharles Alston
28 November 1907, American
Painter, Sculptor, Artist, Muralist, Teacher

Jay PharoahJay Pharoah
14 October 1987, American
Actor

Kerry James MarshallKerry James Marshall
17 October 1955, American
Artist
Theaster GatesTheaster Gates
28 August 1973, American
Artist

Ernie BarnesErnie Barnes
15 July 1938, Central African, American
Artist

Clementine HunterClementine Hunter
30 November 1886, American
Folk Artist
Horace PippinHorace Pippin
22 February 1888, American
Painter

David DrakeDavid Drake
1800 AD, American
Potter and poet
Ben EnwonwuBen Enwonwu
14 July 1917, Nigerian
Painter

Bill TraylorBill Traylor
01 April 1854, American
Artist

Wangechi MutuWangechi Mutu
22 June 1972, Kenyan
Artist, Painter

Roy DeCaravaRoy DeCarava
09 December 1919, American
Artist

Richmond BarthéRichmond Barthé
28 January 1901, American
Sculptor
Jayne CortezJayne Cortez
10 May 1934, American
Poet

Hale WoodruffHale Woodruff
26 August 1900, American
Artist

Jim GaryJim Gary
17 February 1939, American
Sculptor

Abdias do NascimentoAbdias do Nascimento
14 March 1914, Brazilian
Scholar
Piero del PollaioloPiero del Pollaiolo
1443 AD, Italian
Artist

Palmer HaydenPalmer Hayden
15 January 1890, American
Artist
Thornton DialThornton Dial
28 September 1928, American
Artist

Terry AdkinsTerry Adkins
09 May 1953, American
Artist

William EdmondsonWilliam Edmondson
1874 AD, American
Sculptor
Malangatana NgwenyaMalangatana Ngwenya
06 June 1936, Mozambican
Painter

Grafton Tyler BrownGrafton Tyler Brown
22 February 1841, American
Painter
Joseph YoakumJoseph Yoakum
22 February 1890, American
Artist

Ollie HarringtonOllie Harrington
14 February 1912, German, American
Cartoonist

Eldzier CortorEldzier Cortor
10 January 1916, American
Artist
Cecil Archibald BaughCecil Archibald Baugh
22 November 1908, Jamaican
Potter

Iba N'DiayeIba N'Diaye
1928 AD, French, Senegalese
Painter