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Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
undated
Size:
1.25 Linear feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on contemporary African American women artists curated by Robert L. Hall and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from November 1990 to April 1991. Artists included are: Erlena Chisolm Bland, Lilian Thomas Burwell, Yvonne Pickering Carter, Margo Humphrey, Martha Jackson-Jarvis, Viola Burley Leak, Winnie Owens-Hart, Stephanie E. Pogue, Malkia Roberts, Gail Shaw-Clemons, Sylvia Snowden, Renée Stout, Denise Ward-Brown, Joyce E. Wellman, and Adell Westbrook.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
circa 1990
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (audio recording , audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audio tour for the exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists' in Spanish. Narrator described the artists, their lives, and their works throughout the exhibition.

Audio tour. Sound only, Spanish. Related to exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Undated.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1990
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item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Artist Malkia Roberts led docent training for the exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Roberts talked about docent techniques to reach museum visitors. With a slide presentation, she discussed art created by Black artists, not in the exhibition. Roberts also showed her two works, which would be in the exh...

Related to exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Dated 19901025.

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1990
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Curator Robert Hall led docent training for the exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Hall introduced the docents to the various art forms and media used by artists. With a slide presentation, he explained, in detail, the specific artworks displayed throughout the exhibition.

Related to exhibition 'Gathered Visions: Selected Works by African American Women Artists.' Dated 19901108.

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Creators:
Women's Caucus for Art
Dates:
1969-1978
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.womecaua
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of material submitted by 46 African American artists to the National Women's Caucus for Art for the unrealized Contemporary Afro-American Women Artists exhibition. Materials include biographical information, statements about their art, photographs of the women and their work, and printed material. Artists include...

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1990
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item
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1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

At the Anacostia Museum, Robert Hall interviewed artist Winnie Owens-Hart, who spoke of her work as a ceramist. Owens-Hart provided detailed description about two of her works: 'Trimesters' and 'Four Star Water Jar;' both works of art are part of the recording. She also spoke of her experience learning how to make traditional Nigerian pottery.

Interview. Dated 19901024.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1990
Level:
series
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
4 Sound recordings (4 audio cassette sound recordings)
7 Video recordings (7 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials related to an exhibition on contemporary African American women artists curated by Robert L. Hall and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from November 1990 to April 1991. Artists included in the exhibit were: Erlena Chisolm Bland, Lilian Thomas Burwell, Yvonne Pickering Carter, Margo Humphrey, Mar...

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Creators:
Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1990
Level:
item
Size:
4 Video recordings (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

African American women artists talked about their artwork in-detail, including technique and meaning of work; the various types of media and tools they use to produce their work; their creative and work processes; and when and how they became interested in the media they are working. Additionally, Gail Shaw-Clemons spoke of her Anacostia roots. Mos...

Interview. AV002070: dated 19900725, 19900727, 19900731, 19900801. AV002071: dated 19900803, 19900806, 19900807, 1990808. AV002072: dated 19900810, 19900815, 19900817, 19900820. AV002073: dated 19900820, 19900905, 19900907, 19900922.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1998
Size:
1.25 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-006
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition of sculpture and installation art featuring eight women artists, the show sought to decode the social imagery of black women's representation and experiences. Curated by Deborah Willis, the exhibit was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building, South Gallery from April 13, 1998 to September 30, 1998. Artist featured included: Denise Ward Brown, Beverly Buchanan, Carole Byard, Rashida Ferndinand, Kira Lynn Harris, Valerie Maynard, and Renée Stout, and Eve Sandler.

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Anacostia Museum
Dates:
1995
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (VHS)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-007
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Georgette Seabrooke Powell discussed her work and her life as an artist and as a community activist. After a slideshow presentation, Powell led a tour through the exhibition 'Art Changes Things: The Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell.' The exhibition tour was followed by a reception where Powell was presented with an award for over sixt...

Presentation and exhibition tour. Related to exhibition 'Art Changes Things: The Art and Activism of Georgette Seabrooke Powell.' Dated 19950304.

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