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- Charles Alston: Charles Henry Alston was an African-American painter, sculptor, illustrator, muralist and teacher who lived and worked in the New York City neighborhood of Harlem. Alston was active in the Harlem Renaissance; Alston was the first African-American supervisor for the Works Progress Administration's Federal Art Project. Alston designed and painted murals at the Harlem Hospital and the Golden State Mutual Life Insurance Building. In 1990 Alston's bust of Martin Luther King, Jr. became the first image of an African American displayed at the White House.
- born on (107 years ago) in Charlotte
- ethnicity: African American
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Artist, visual artist
- died on (37 years ago) in New York City of cancer
- Charles Alston was a Scottish botanist.
- born in (332 years ago)
- profession: Botanist
- died on (255 years ago)
- Charles Alston a.k.a. Charles E. Alston is an actor, film producer and casting director.
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by Joan M. Marter
Jennings: Charles Alston, Artist and Teacher ( exh. cat., New York, Kenkeleba Gallery, 1990) A. J. Wardlaw: Charles Alston, David C. Driskell Series of American Art, 6 (Petaluma, CA, 2007) Deborah Cullen Alternative Museum, The New York-based nonprofit art institution that was Alston, ...
by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana
The ALSTON 415 cost of stereotyping and publishing these, in the 414 ALSTON ALSOP Alsop, Anthony Alsop, Richard Alsop, Vincent Alsted, Johann Helnrich Alston, Charles Alston, John.
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