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Harlem Renaissance Art: 6 Visual Artists of the Era

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 25, 2022 • 3 min read

The Harlem Renaissance was an outpouring of prominent Black American art, poetry, theater, and music in the 1920s and 1930s. While all components of the Harlem Renaissance contributed to the cultural movement, its visual arts output played a profound role in twentieth century American Black culture.