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Creators:
Ros, Moses, 1958-
Dates:
1978-2012
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rosmose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of installation artist Moses Ros measure 2.3 linear feet and date from 1978 to 2012. The collection is comprised of files for several New York City Housing Authority commissions, as well as architecture, sculpture, and mural projects; professional files for Dominican York Proyecto GRAFICA, MUD/BONE Print Studio, and a New York American Institute of Architects residency; printed materials; and artwork that includes doodles, sketches, mock ups, and a paper and feather mask.

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Creators:
Washington, Rico, Music Journalist
Yanagawa, Shino, Photographer
Dates:
2009-2011
Size:
4 Linear feet (2 boxes; 4 linear ft., 3.58 GB)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-103
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring the varied stigmas and stereotypes applied to New York City's Housing Authority sites and the residents (past and present) who live in them. Journalist Rico Washington and photographer Shino Yanagawa collaborated on this exhibit which offers an in-depth look at how New York City public housing has impacted society-at-large by producing some of the world's most influential and dynamic artists, entrepreneurs, athletes, musicians, politicians, and thinkers. It was exhibited at the World Festival of Black Arts and Culture in Dakar, Senegal, 2010, at the Gordon Parks Gallery at the College of New Rochelle (NY), 2013, and the Brooklyn Historical Society from 2014-2015.

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Dates:
circa 2000
Level:
series
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (Boxes 1, 4, OV 5)
Collection ID:
AAA.rosmose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The series contains correspondence, sketches, progress reports, photographs, agreements, invoices and receipts, and other documents relating to commissions for the New York City Housing Authority and Metropolitan Transit Authority. Also included are project files for paintings, sculptures, artist books, murals, and an exhibition for the Longwood A...

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Dates:
2010 February 27
Level:
item
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-103
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

John Mangin works for The Center For Urban Pedagogy. Mangin was not raised in New York City and perceived housing projects as bad places until he moved to New York City. He learned that projects can be a positive but the federal government is not properly funding the New York City Housing Authority which could bode poorly for residents.

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Creators:
Wendler-Funaro, Carlos de, 1898-1985 (language teacher, also known as Carl Funaro)
Dates:
ca. 1939-1942
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (unmounted, Silver gelatin on paper., 4.5 X 3.5 in)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0161
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Municipal Art Society of New York
Dates:
1901-1960
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.muniartn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Municipal Art Society of New York, based out of New York City and established in 1893, measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1901 to 1960. The records include minutes from the annual and directors meetings, which incorporate reports, directors' files, committee files, and printed material. Financial reports to the Municipal Art Society Board that detail the organization's Permanent Fund are also present.

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