15 Instagram Accounts That Feature Black Art & Artists

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There has been a lot of talk about decolonising art and shifting the centre of art and culture away from the Western world. Many museums and galleries around the world (which feature stolen art from ex-colonies) still portray racist and/or biased accounts of history. In other instances, Black and BIPOC creatives are not given as much limelight as their white counterparts. In this article we take a look at 15 accounts on Instagram that reclaim Black art and the narratives that surround them. 

1 – Black Artist Space | 316.5K Followers

2 – Studio Museum | 116.1K Followers

3 – Black Art in America | 109.2K Followers

4 – Art Hoe Collective | 97.6K Followers

5 – A Black History of Art | 42.4K Followers 

6 – Change The Museum | 22.2K Followers 

7 – Culture Art Society | 16.0K Followers 

8 – The Black School | 14.6K Followers 

9 – Afro Visualism | 8.3K Followers 

10 – Black Women in Visual Art | 7.9K Followers

11 – Decolonize the Art World | 7.6K Followers 

12 – ARTS.BLACK | 7.6K Followers

13 – For The Culture 2020 | 5.4K Followers

14 – THE CULTURE SHIFT | 6.0K Followers 

15 – Black Art Library | 2.8K Followers 


Black Lives Matter. There are many, many ways to pledge your support to the movement as a whole as well as undo institutional and structural racism in our societies. Now is not the time to remain silent. 

If you’re interested in doing more than supporting black-owned businesses and amplifying the voices and work of black creators, visit Rachel Cargle’s Instagram Page which contains educational resources, free #DoTheWork courses, book lists, lecture recordings and more. If you have read or benefited from her resources in any way, you can donate to her Patreon to support Black educators. 

Articles we have covered on the topic of black excellence include: 

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  3. Top 10 Black Beauty Influencers
  4. 4 Inspirational Black Influencers on Film and Instagram
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  11. The Cast of Queen Sono on Netflix
  12. The Cast of Black-ish on Instagram
  13. The Main Cast of HBO’s ‘Insecure’ on Instagram

Written by Deesha Menon

Influencer Marketing at Popular Chips. Interested in social issues, narratives, books, social media, and machine learning.

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