Art and Alice Neel [videorecording] / WGTV, University of Georgia Television

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.geormusa
Creators:
Georgia Museum of Art
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 videocassettes (u-matic)
Master (30 min.)
sd., col.
3/4 in.
1 videocassettes (vhs)
Reference copy (30 min.)
sd., col.
1/2 in.
1 DVD
Reference copy (30 min.)
digital
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A video interview of Alice Neel conducted October 1975 in Athens, Georgia, for University of Georgia Television station WGTV's "Forum" program on the occasion of Neel's retrospective exhibition at the University of Georgia, Georgia Museum of Art. Moderating is Bill Hale. Also present is the Museum's director William D. Paul, Jr.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Alice Neel (1900-1984) was a portrait painter and craftsperson of New York, N.Y. Neel studied painting at the Philadelphia School of Design for Women (now the Moore College of Art) from 1921-1925. After living briefly in Havana, Cuba, she settled in New York City in 1927. She participated in various Federal Art Projects during the 1930s, painting scenes of urban poverty and developing her distinctive portrait style.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1976 by the Georgia Museum of Art through William D. Paul, Jr., Director.

Keywords
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Women painters -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Portrait painters -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Neel, Alice, 1900-1984 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Paul, William D., 1934- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
WGTV (Television station : Athens, Ga.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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