Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art
exhibition records
ACMA.M03-011

Summary
Collection ID:
ACMA.M03-011
Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum.
Dates:
1999
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.9 linear feet
2 boxes
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
An exhibition exploring and examining religious imagery in African American art curated by Deborah Willis. The show was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Anacostia Gallery February 14, 1999 through June 15, 1999. This exhibit featured over 60 artists including David C. Driskell, Leslie King-Hammond, Radcliffe Bailey, Chester Higgins, Jr., and Valerie Maynard.

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, artist files, administrative records, education packagesK and brochures.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Preferred Citaton note
Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art
exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Willis, Deborah, 1948- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American photographers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art and religion Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Correspondence Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibition records--1990-2004 Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Negatives Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
1901 Fort Place, SE
Washington, D.C., 20020
Phone: 202-633-4853
ACMArchives@si.edu