Query: African American art museum curators
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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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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Charles C. Dawson papers
Creators:
Dawson, Charles C., b. 1889
Dates:
1910-1980
Size:
2 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.dawschar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American artist and museum curator Charles C. Dawson dates from 1910 to 1980. It includes biographical material; a 536 page draft of an autobiography; and correspondence. Correspondence includes United States Infantry correspondence and records, 1912-1923; general correspondence, 1917-1980; correspondence and financial records dealing with Dawson's book ABCs …

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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 Lowery Stokes Sims
Creators:
Sims, Lowery Stokes
Richards, Judith Olch
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project
Dates:
2010 July 15-22
Size:
110 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.sims10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Lowery Stokes Sims conducted 2010 July 15 and 22, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Sims' home, in New York, N.Y.

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Evangeline J. Montgomery papers
Creators:
Montgomery, Evangeline J.
Dates:
1928-2018
Size:
26.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.montevan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American artist, curator, and arts administrator Evangeline "EJ" Montgomery measure 26.1 linear feet and date from 1929-2019. The papers relate to Montgomery's career and involvement in the African American art scene in California and Washington, D.C. The collection includes biographical materials consisting of calendars and appointment books, certificates and awards, records regarding Montgomery's personal art collection, resumes and biographies, and other personal records; correspondence with colleagues and friends such as Benny Andrews, Willis Bing Davis, Edmund Barry Gaither, Eugene Grigsby, Dele Jegede, Samella Lewis, Nzegwu Nkiru, and A.M. Weaver; professional activity files documenting Montgomery's career as a consultant, curator, member, and volunteer for a myriad of organizations including the American Association for State and Local History, National Conference of Artists, and the Oakland Museum; and research files and notes on African and African American arts and history, Black media, Black photographers, the museum profession, and the artists Betye Saar, Lois Mailou Jones, Nike Davies-Okundaye, Romare Bearden, Ruth Waddy, Sam Gilliam, and Sargent Johnson. Also included are files regarding Montgomery's career as an artist containing material on the Brandywine Workshop, interviews with Floyd Coleman and for The Historymakers, sales and consignment records, and other material; printed and documentary material consisting of art reproductions, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and posters regarding Montgomery and other African American artists; artwork by Montgomery, including student sketchbooks, and others; photographic material of Montgomery, friends and colleagues, events, personal snapshots, and works of art; and unidentified audiovisual 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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Joseph D. Ketner II papers
Creators:
Ketner, Joseph D., II, 1955-2018
Dates:
1953-2017
Size:
16.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ketnejos
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Joseph D. Ketner II measure 16.4 linear feet and date from 1953-2017. The papers consist of material Ketner generated during his various curatorial positions and include research material organized by project, artists files, exhibition files, notes for lectures, publication-related materials (many on CD), professional correspondence and administrative files. A …

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Records
Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
circa 1964-1984
Size:
15 cu. ft. (15 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 634
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist mostly of the correspondence of Warren H. Robbins, which documents activities of the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) since its inception. Also included are some correspondence and memoranda of Jean M. Salan, John E. Reinhardt, and David L. Stratmon, a previous Associate Director of MAA (Museum …

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Oral history interview with La Tanya S. Autry
Creators:
Autry, La Tanya S.
Franco, Josh T., 1985-
Dates:
2020 July 31
Size:
1 Item ((21 min.), digital, mp4)
Collection ID:
AAA.autry20
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with La Tanya S. Autry conducted 2020 July 31, by Josh Franco, for the Archives of American Art's Pandemic Oral History Project at Autry's home in Cleveland, Ohio.

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