Index to Sculpture and Architecture by African American Artists or Relevant to African American History and Culture


African American Architects

Russell Benton Bingham

Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, 1916
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Robert P. Madison

Langston Hughes Branch Library, 1998
Cleveland, Ohio

Robert P. Madison

Jail II, Justice Center Complex, 1994
Cleveland, Ohio

Robert P. Madison

North Coast Harbor Station, 1996
Cleveland, Ohio

Samuel Plato

Broadway Temple AME Zion Church, 1915
Louisville, Kentucky

Samuel Plato

Louisville Municipal College, 1924
Louisville, Kentucky

Samuel Plato

Pythian Temple, now the Martin Luther King, Jr. Performing and Cultural Arts Complex, 1925-26
Columbus, Ohio

Charles T. Russell

Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1925
Richmond, Virginia

African American Sculptors

Richard Hunt

Column of the Free Spirit, 2000
Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park, Grand Rapids, Michigan

Richard Hunt

Large Hybrid, 1971
The Hirshhorn Sculpture Gardens, Washington D. C.

Richard Hunt

Stopped Hybrid, n.d.
Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky

African American Culture and History

Civil Rights Memorial by Maya Lin


Montgomery, Alabama

The Broken Obelisk, a memorial to Martin Luther King, Jr. by Barnett Newman


Houston, Texas

Carter's Grove Plantation--Reconstructed Slave Quarters


Charles City, Virginia

Gunston Hall Plantation


Fairfax County, Virginia

Monticello, Mulberry Row


Charlottesville, Virginia

Shirley Plantation


Charles City, Virginia

Virginia Hall, Hampton Institute (now Hampton University)


Hampton, Virginia

Booker T. Washington High School


Atlanta, Georgia

Rich's Department Store


Atlanta, Georgia

Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change


Atlanta, Georgia

Sightless Among Miracles


Carter Presidential Center, Atlanta, Georgia

Statue of Arthur Ashe Jr.


Monument Avenue, Richmond, Virginia

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