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Creators:
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988
Dates:
1981 Mar. 14
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.bearroma2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter from Bearden to Dana Little, Associate Editor of the Smithsonian Magazine. Bearden thanks Little for the magazines she sent him and invites her to view a show of his works at Cordier & Ekstrom in New York.

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Creators:
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988
Ghent, Henri, 1926-
Dates:
1968 June 29
Size:
34 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bearde68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Romare Bearden conducted 1968 June 29, by Henri Ghent, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Hollingsworth, Alvin C.
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988
Dates:
1970 Nov. 21
Size:
1 Sound cassette
Collection ID:
AAA.hollalva
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A panel discussion, "The Artist's Inner Vision," moderated by Alvin C. Hollingsworth. Panelists include: Romare Bearden, Reginald Gammon, Max Ginsburg, and Alfonso Ossorio.

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Creators:
Florio, Dennis
Dates:
1975-1990
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.flordenn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily printed matter, compiled by Florio concerning artists Romare Bearden, Alice Neel, and Howard Newman. Bearden material includes exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1975-1986, and an unsigned orginal silkscreen print attributed to Bearden. Neel material includes articles and reviews, 1980-1990, exhibition announcements, 1984-1985, exhibi...

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Creators:
Gentry, Herbert, 1919-2003
Dates:
1985
Size:
1 Item (videocassette of 1 (VHS) (5 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.gentherb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief video segment of painters Romare Bearden and Herbert Gentry discussing the relationship between jazz music and abstract expressionist painting. They make a collaborative painting while listening to jazz.

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Creators:
Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988
Dates:
1937-1982
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bearroma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Romare Bearden measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1937 to 1982. The collection includes biographical information, correspondence, writings by and about Bearden, miscellaneous legal and financial material, photographs, drawings, and printed material. Found are numerous letters referring to African-American arts movements of the 1960s and 1970s, including exhibitions, publications, associations, and scattered letters of a more personal nature.

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Creators:
Detroit Institute of Arts
Dates:
1969 Mar
Size:
1 sound tape (7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.diacross
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Statements from artists participating in the "Crosscurrents U.S.A." exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts, including Romare Bearden, Leland Bell, Benjamin F. Cunningham, Elaine De Kooning, Balcomb Greene, Joseph Hirsch, Lester F. Johnson, Alex Katz, Robert Kaupelis, John Koch, Jacob Lawrence, Alice Neel and John Wilson.

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Creators:
Quirt, Walter, 1902-
Dates:
1928-1976
Size:
3 Reels (ca. 1300 items (on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.quirwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 600 letters from Romare Bearden, Stuart Davis, Eduard Franz, Abraham Rattner, Evelyn Scholl, William Steig, Robert Coates, Duncan Phillips and others; ca. 300 photographs of family, friends, and works of art; a sketchbook; notes and theoretical writings on art; catalogs; biographical information; clippings and other printed material.

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Creators:
Lawrence, Sidney, 1948-
Lerner, Abram, first director and curator
Dates:
1985-2006
Size:
11 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrsidn2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Eleven letters from Abram Lerner, Director, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG), Smithsonian Institution, to Sidney S. Lawrence. Letters are personal in nature and were written after Lerner's appointment with the Smithsonian Institution. Individuals mentioned are Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, S. Dillon Ripley, and artists Larry...

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Creators:
Alston, Charles Henry, 1907-1977
Murray, Albert, 1916-
Dates:
1968 October 19
Size:
25 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.alston68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charles Henry Alston conducted 1968 October 19, by Al Murray, for the Archives of American Art.

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