Just Above Midtown

Frieze Fairs - 02 May 2019

The pioneering founder of Just Above Midtown (JAM) talks about creating a platform for African American artists

Five collaborators celebrate the Just Above Midtown's legendary founder, Linda Goode Bryant 

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Dawoud Bey, David Hammons, Bliz-aard Ball Sale I, 1983. Archival pigment photograph (44”x33”) Edition of 6. Copyright Dawoud Bey; Courtesy: Stephen Daiter Gallery and Rena Bransten Gallery

Stephen Daiter Gallery and Rena Bransten Gallery, (JAM7)

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Norman Lewis, Untitled, 1974, ink on paper, 73.5 × 58.5 cm. Courtesy: Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York

Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York (JAM3)

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Thomas Erben Gallery, Lévy Gorvy, and Sprüth Magers (JAM1)

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Lorraine O’Grady, Cutting Out CONYT 20, 1977/2017. Courtesy: Alexander Gray Associates, New York © Lorraine O’Grady/Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York

Alexander Gray Associates, New York (JAM2)

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Howardena Pindell, Video Drawings: Hockey, 1975, Chromogenic print , 20.3 x 25.4 cm. Courtesy: Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

Garth Greenan Gallery, New York (JAM2)

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Lorna Simpson, Lure, 2019. © Lorna Simpson. Courtesy: the artist and Hauser & Wirth; photo: James Wang

Hauser & Wirth, London (JAM4)

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Ming Smith, Red Hot Jazz Europe, 1982. Courtesy: Jenkins Johnson Gallery, New York

Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco and New York (JAM6)