Kaleidoscope: African American Photography in Washington, DC

Summary
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-084
Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1991
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 Folders
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An exhibition lighlighting the work of African American photographers in the Washington, D.C. area. Through a sampling of works by both well-known and emerging photographers, the exhibition makes a solid statement about he strenght of vision, skill and sensibilities of artists involved in this arena of artistic expression. The exhbition was curated by Maricia Battle in cooperation with New Visions Imagery, Inc. and held at the Anacostia Museum from June 22, 1991 to September 29, 1991. Photographs included: Ken Ashton, Joseph Beasley, Ronald R. Beverly, Francis Butler, José Castro, Owyda Denyse Clarke, Kerry Coppin, Kenneth Dickerson, Welton Doby III, Sharon Farmer, Jeffrey Fearing, Jarvis Grant, Donna Greene, Gail A. Hansbery, Craig Herndon, James, Hicks, Daniel Jenkins,m Keith Jenkins, Brian V. Jones, Julia Jones, Marvin T. Jones, Mathews Lewis, Harlee Little, Robert McNeil, Leigh H. Mosley, André Richardson, Addison N. Scurlock, Robert S. Scurlock, Edgar E. Thompson, Edwin Wilson, Andrew J. White, Samuel Yette, and Gene Young.
Scope and Contents
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, artist's statements, brochures, flyers, calendar of events, and newspaper clippings, and adminstrative records.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
1901 Fort Place, SE
Washington, D.C. 20020
ACMArchives@si.edu
http://www.anacostia.si.edu/Collections/ArchiveCollection