The Art of Black History

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  • Marilyn Nance
  • Mary Edmonia Lewis
  • Hale Aspacio Woodruff, Amistad
  • Dindga McCannon
  • Malcolm X, Gordon Parks
  • Norman Rockwell
  • Marvin Gaye, Ernie Barnes
  • Barkley Leonnard Hendricks
  • Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller
  • James Lesesne Wells
  • Charles Wilbert White

"Malcolm X Addressing Black Muslim Rally" (1963)

Photographer by Gordon Parks, best known for his work in Life magazine, captured Malcolm X as he addressed his supporters in Chicago. (Photo: Courtesy of Gordon Parks)