Artist of Color

Baldwin and Delaney

A vibrant exhibit at the KMA and a month of celebration shine a light on Beauford Delaney, Knoxville’s visionary and troubled painter, and his relationship with the writer James Baldwin.

Bringing Beauford Delaney Home

Delaney House

With $25,000 in county funding, a plan to create a museum for Knoxville’s most lauded and haunted visual artist moves forward.