8 Black Artist that Made Art History

8 Black Artist that Made Art History

Happy Black History Month! Being Painting with a Twist it’s only fitting that we high light some world famous painters, artist, and sculptors of colors. These artist have made a historical impact because of their talent and unique perspective of their lives through their art.

All of these black artist come from different backgrounds with different experiences, and the diversity of their work just shows how diverse we are as people.  No matter your race or art education all of these artist created works that portray our everyday life experiences and emotions.

Here are some of these amazing creators of color that made art history;


Jean-Michel Basquiat

Horrance Pippin

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Gordon Parks

Jacod Lawerence

Kehinde Wiley

Alma Thomas

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Barkley L. Hendricks

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Ernie Barnes

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