Harlem Renaissance

Harlem is now truly on the Met’s mind

Decades after sparking protests, the museum takes another pass at presenting Manhattan’s historical centre of Black creativity

What to look out for in 2024: market predictions and must-see exhibitions

From the Venice Biennale to the Harlem Renaissance at the Met

Hosted by Ben Luke. With guest speakers Tim Schneider, Jane Morris and Gareth Harris. Produced by David Clack, Julia Michalska and Alexander Morrison

Works entering the US public domain in 2024 include an M.C. Escher woodcut and Mickey and Minnie Mouse

With copyrights from 1928 expiring, thousands of creative works are now free to share, copy and build upon

The Metropolitan Museum plans major Harlem Renaissance exhibition

The show will focus on the movement’s influences on Modernism on both sides of the Atlantic

Home of Harlem Renaissance writer Langston Hughes opens to the public as house museum

The celebrated poet and activist lived in the 19th-century brownstone on East 127th Street for the last 20 years of his life

Roy DeCarava’s sublime photographs of Harlem life go on show at David Zwirner in London

His work was largely overlooked in his lifetime. Now, as a major retrospective opens in London, the late photographer's wife remembers a man who "broke new ground in American art"

Charlotte Jansen

Covid-19 delays long-planned documentary on Black Abstract Expressionist painter Beauford Delaney

The Tennessee-born artist, part of the Harlem Renaissance before settling in Paris, was largely neglected during his lifetime

Three exhibitions to see in New York this weekend

From the legacy of Augusta Savage to memories of Leonard Cohen