African American Art
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African American artworks may be grouped within other styles, such as Early American Art or Contemporary Art, or notable movements, such as the Harlem Renaissance or Street Art. From its early Folk Art origins in slave communities to the eclectic perspectives of major figures, such as Harriet Powers, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Eugene J. Martin, and Jean-Michel Basquiat, African American Art has been a vital part of the American culture. African American Art continues to evolve and inspire through newer artists, such as Kehinde Wiley, Purvis Young, and Mickalene Thomas.