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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9620
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Dates:
circa 1978-1982
Level:
series
Size:
1.9 Linear feet (Box 1, FC 1-17)
Collection ID:
AAA.vidoking
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Series includes production notes, photographs, and motion picture film related to the documentary Metaphor: King Vidor Meets Andrew Wyeth (1980) written and directed by Vidor. The film's subject concerns the influence of Vidor's 1925 film, The Big Parade, on Wyeth's paintings and features a lengthy interview of Andrew and Betsy Wyeth by Vidor. Pho...

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file
Collection ID:
HSFA.2007.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Experimental film presents a dialogue between two friends, filmmaker Jorge Prelorán and painter Juan D'Allesandro, regarding art, artists, critics, and their personal creative obsessions. Film was shot over two decades and released in 1994 in both Spanish and English. The HSFA holds two versions.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2011
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.01-007.16
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Artist Ira Blount talks about the influence of his father and mother as well as the Shaker Movement and their belief in frugality on his life and his art. He talks about ROTC training while he was a student at Tuskegee Institute and training troops to go overseas when he was stationed at Fort Lee, Virginia. Blount states his life after the army was...

Interview. Dated 20110316.

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Creators:
Renaissance Guild Sculptor Documentary Project
Dates:
c1995
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS) (56 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.renaguil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Renaissance Guild Sculptor Documentary Project's video documentary of eight Berkshire sculptors along with supporting material pertaining to the artists. Sculptors include Andrew DeVries, Otello Guarducci, Frederick Hund, Alexander Stoller, John Stritch, Gregory Stone, Elbert Weinberg, and Carolyn Wirth.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2010
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.01-007.16
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Hip-hop artist Christylez Bacon plays the acoustic guitar, western African djembe, beat-boxing, ukulele, and spoons. Bacon explains he was raised to not curse in his music, and taught the importance of subject matter and topics in music. He performed his first open mic while attending Duke Ellington School of the Arts in northwest Washington, D.C. ...

Interview. Dated 20101203.

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Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
2011
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.01-007.16
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Entrepreneur Juanita Britton talks about her early entrepreneurial pursuits; traveling to Seoul, South Korea when she was 17; traveling overseas when she was a graduate student at Howard University; securing a job working with the state department so she could work with indigenous cultures overseas; the Anacostia Arts Gallery; Busy Bee Gift and Hol...

Interview. Dated 20110302.

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Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
October 5-10, 1977
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1977
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Dates:
circa 1914-1984
Level:
series
Size:
7.4 Linear feet (Box 1-7, 16, OV 18, FC 19-22)
Collection ID:
AAA.polljack
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains Jackson Pollock's papers and Lee Krasner's papers about managing Jackson Pollock's artistic legacy. Biographical material includes artist statements and notes, a transcript of an interview with William Wright and the original audio recording, Pollock's birth certificate, and his passport. Correspondence, both personal and profe...

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