"Living Artists" videocassettes
Videorecorded interviews and demonstrations obtained by Dr. Simon Ottenberg of Nigeria artists in Nigeria and in the United States of America, from April 1994 to June 1996.
Segy Art Gallery study photographs
Photographs from the Segy Art Gallery, circa 1950s.
Chaim Gross Art Object photographs
44 Prints (visual works) (contact prints (1 volume), black & white, 8x10 in.)
227 Negatives (photographic) (black & white, 35 mm.)
Photographs of art objects and of Chaim Gross's art objects taken by Lisa Little and Delmar Lipp at the Museum of African Art, now the National Museum of African Art, for the exhibit entitled, "The Sculptor's Eye," 1976. Lisa Little images are all 120 mm while Delmar Lipp photographed solely 35 mm. The exhibit was held at Worcester Art Museum, Cincinnati Museum of Art and the University of Georgia Museum, 1976-1977.
Reference files of the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives including literature, mostly brochures, from various museums (files 1-2), galleries (files 3-6), universities (files 7-8) and private organizations (file 9) addressing the subjects of African art and culture.
"Arts of the Monsoon" DVDs
1 Videodiscs (DVD)
This collection consists of two copies of the DVD "Arts of the Monsoon," (2016) one standard and one Blu-ray. Produced in 2016 by the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, the film portrays how the dhows, in sailing across the monsoon winds of he Indian Ocwean between Oman and East Africa, brought cross-cultural influences along the coastal areas of Sur, Salalah, and Zanzibar.
National Museum of Mali study photographs
10 Photographic prints (color, 8 x 10 in.)
Photographs displayed in the exhibition entitled, "Regards croises," held at the National Museum of Mali in Bamako, Mali, from July 27 through August 26, 1990. The exhibit was a joint effort between the National Museum of Mali and The National Museum of African Art (U.S.), which included images from both museums. The prints are complementary copies from the National Museum of Mali. The National Museum of African Art provided images from the photographer, Eliot Elisofon.
Ethiopian Studio Photography collection
1 Photographic print (black & white, 9 x 5.5 cm.)
Portrait photographs taken in a photographic studio in Asmara, Ethiopia, during the 1980s.
"Togu na and Cheko Change and Continuity in the Art of Mali" video
The videorecording "Togu na and Check: Change and Continuity in the Art of Mali", which documents two forms of art of the Dogon and Bamana peoples in Mali, West Africa, in 1989.
National Museum of African Art Education, Administrative and Program Records
This collection includes education, administrative and program documents collected and produced by the staff of the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution, in the conduct of museum business, 1974-2002.