Glenn Ligon�s midcareer retrospective Glenn Ligon: America is the cover story of the May 2011 edition of Art in America magazine. (Click here to read article �Stranger in America� by Carly Berwick online.)
Additional articles featuring and/or mentioning black visual artists:
� Kara Walker Q&A with Steel Stillman about �her personal background, the evolution of her well-known cut-paper pieces and films, and how issues of gender and race have informed her latest text-based works.�
� Dawoud Bey�s blog is mentioned by Peter Plagens in �Mamas, Don�t Let Your Artists Grow Up To Be Critics� an essay about artists who write critical art reviews.
� Nick Cave cited in Faye Hirsch�s article �The Everyone Artwork� which argues �the advantages, and the pitfalls, of digital democratization.� (Click here to read online.)
� David Hammons exhibit at L&H Arts reviewed by Kristen Swenson. (Click here to read online.)
� Valerie Cassel Oliver, senior curator at the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston is mentioned in the ArtWorld column.
� Holly Hotchner, Director of the Museum of Arts & Design, NY writes a letter to the editor responding to the publication�s unfair commentary regarding MAD�s recent exhibit �The Global Africa Project.�