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Lisa Whittington named as
a Distinguished Artist
Art Ascent Magazine, October 6, 2017
https://artascent.com/lisa-whittington/

Theater Project includes Social Justice Art by Lisa Whittington

September 03, 2019

The artwork of Dr. Lisa Whittington is included as part of The Unbound Trilogy Theater Production.

Riot Around Painting in Whitney Museum: Can White Artist Portray Black Pain?

March 21, 2017

Lisa Whittington Discusses Artist Intention with NBC News

March 26, 2017

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Why Inclusion in the Google Arts & Culture Selfie Feature Matters

January 21, 2018

Skewed results in the Google Arts & Culture Selfie Matching Feature reminds contemporary culture of art's historic biases.

The Rage: Some Closing Comments on Open Casket

January 01, 2020

Professor Jared Sexton delivers provocative thought on painting Emmett Till.

The Hood: Bedtime Stories, Emmett Till and FDR

May 31, 2018

Libation and an attempt to locate hope in the process of unearthing injustice.  An essay by J. Khadiah Abdurahman

Debate over Dana Schultz painting of Emmett Till

BET curates opinions on the painting of Emmett Till at the Whitney Biennial

Abstracting the savaged body of Emmett Till

An article by M Neelika Jayawardane for Aljazeera News

Lisa Whittington Invited to Celebrate the Legacy of Steffen Thomas

Lisa Whittington and several other artist were invited to celebrate the legacy of Steffen Thomas at a Plein Air Paint Out in midtown Atlanta.

Press Release

A press release from the Atlanta Bureau of Cultural Affairs.

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