Query: African American art
Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art exhibition records
Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1999
Size:
0.9 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-011
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring and examining religious imagery in African American art curated by Deborah Willis. The show was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Anacostia Gallery February 14, 1999 through June 15, 1999. This exhibit featured over 60 artists including David C. Driskell, Leslie King-Hammond, Radcliffe Bailey, Chester Higgins, Jr., and Valerie Maynard.

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Lowery Stokes Sims papers
Creators:
Sims, Lowery Stokes
Dates:
circa 1981-2017
Size:
24.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.simslowe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American art historian, curator and art administrator, Lowery Stokes Sims, measure 24.5 linear feet and date from circa 1918-2017. Included are correspondence; photographs of Lowery and others at events; notes and journals;printed material; exhibition records and administrative records from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Studio Museum …

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Oral history interview with David Driskell
Creators:
Driskell, David C.
Mills, Cynthia, 1947-2014
Dates:
2009 March 18-April 7
Size:
73 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.driske09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of David C. Driskell conducted 2009 March 18-April 7, by Cynthia Mills, for the Archives of American Art, at Driskell's home, in Hyattsville, Maryland.

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Oral history interview with William H. (Bill) Burgess
Creators:
Burgess, Bill
Katzman, Lynn
Dates:
1973 April
Size:
11 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.burges73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview with Bill Burgess conducted by Lynn Katzman for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

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Oral history interview with Howardena Pindell
Creators:
Pindell, Howardena, 1943-
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2012 Dec. 1-4
Size:
5 Items (sound files (4 hr., 31 min.), digital, wav)
101 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.pindel12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Howardena Pindell conducted 2012 Dec. 1-4, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Pindell's home and studio, in New York, N.Y.

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Lynn and James Igoe papers
Creators:
Igoe, Lynn, 1937-2006
Igoe, James
Dates:
1883
1968-1996
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.igoelynn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Lynn and James Igoe papers measure 0.2 linear feet and date primarily from 1968 to 1996 with a single receipt dating from 1883. The papers include correspondence primarily related to the Igoes' book 250 Years of Afro-American Art: An Annotated Bibliography, but also related to the Federal Tax Reform Act of 1969 and its effect on artists, as well as correspondence from artists to Norman Pendergraft; artist files; and printed material.

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Lynda Roscoe Hartigan papers
Creators:
Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe
Dates:
circa 1970- circa 2000
Size:
25.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hartilynd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Lynda Roscoe Hartigan papers measure 25.8 linear feet and date from circa 1970-circa 2000. The material documents Hartigan's career as curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM). Included are project, exhibition and subject files relating to the Herbert Waide Hemphill Jr. and the Chuck and Jan Rosenak collections at SAAM …

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Oral history interview with Renée Stout
Creators:
Stout, Renée, 1958-
Chow, Nyssa, 1980-
Dates:
2019 June 5-6
Size:
9 Items (sound files (6 hrs., 22 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
148 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.stout19
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Renée Stout conducted 2019 June 5 and 6, by Nyssa Chow, for the Archives of American Art, at the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C.

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Oral history interview with Merton D. Simpson
Creators:
Simpson, Merton D. (Merton Daniel), 1928-2013
Murray, Albert
Dates:
1968 November
Size:
62 Pages (Transript)
Collection ID:
AAA.simpso68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Merton D. Simpson conducted 1968 November, by Al Murray, for the Archives of American Art.

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Oral history interview with Hale Woodruff
Creators:
Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980
Murray, Albert
Dates:
1968 November 18
Size:
26 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.woodru68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Hale Woodruff conducted 1968 November 18, by Al Murray, for the Archives of American Art.

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