Alitash Kebede Arts

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Alitash Kebede Arts

Tel:
323-445-5055

E: Mail:
 
alitash@alitashkebedearts.com

Hours:
By appointment


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Portrait of Alitash
by Emilio Cruz

Alitash Kebede Arts offers a selection of works of art for sale.by African American artists and artists from the African Diaspora.

Alitash Kebede opened her first gallery in 1994 after working as a private dealer for 10 years. The gallery earned a reputation for being a source for first time and seasoned collectors, as well as for being a supporter of artists working in a variety of media. At the gallery. Kebede presented the first solo exhibitions in Los Angeles of numerous New York artists including: Al Loving, Ed Clark, Emilio Cruz, Herbert Gentry, Richard Mayhew and Nanette Carter, among others. Author Terry McMillan had her first book signing for her debut novel Mama at the gallery in 1987, and later the gallery provided art for the movie based on McMillan’s novel, How Stella Got Her Groove Back. 

In 2004 Kebede re-opened her gallery in the ART 170 building on La Brea Avenue in Los Angeles with the exhibition, "Tribute To A Friendship: Romare Bearden and Hebert Gentry." After operating the gallery for 7 years, Kebede has now returned to being a private art dealer and consultant.

Alitash Kebede Arts offers collections management and appraisal services for corporate and private collections, and through a partnership with Landau Traveling Exhibitions, organizes exhibitions that travel to museums throughout the United States and the world.


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Representing Works By:
Charles Alston
Emma Amos
Elsabeth Atnafu
Romare Bearden
Skunder Boghossian
John Biggers
Winston Branch
Henri Cartier-Bresson
Elizabeth Catlett
Nanette Carter
Ed Clark
Alex Costa
Emilio Cruz
Roy De Carava
Willem De Kooning
Jim Dine
Herbert Gentry

Sam Gilliam
Maren Hassinger
Palmer Hayden
Bill Hutson
Machiko Kondo
Jacob Lawrence
Norman Lewis
Samella Lewis
Al Loving
Richard Mayhew
Jay Milder
Tyrone Mitchell
Mary Lovelace O'Neal
Robin Palanker
Faith Ringgold
Frank Romero
Mary Ann Rose

Alison Saar
Betye Saar
Lezley Saar
Sean Scully
Charles Searles
Kathleen Spicer
Elizabeth Sunday
Bob Thompson
James Van Der Zee
Kehinde Wiley
Frank Williams
Charles White
Richard Wyatt
Richarde Yarde
Teruko Yokoi

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LIVING WITH ART
Selections from
The Alitash Kebede Collection

Traveling Exhibition

Bermuda National Gallery
October 2007 



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