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Midwest Women's Artist Conference (1975 : Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1975
Size:
0.3 Linear feet ((27 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.midwwome
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of groups and individual participants in the Midwest Women's Artist Conference by photographer Krystin Grenon.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
undated
Size:
1.25 Linear feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-044
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on contemporary African American women artists curated by Robert L. Hall and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum of the Smithsonian Institution from November 1990 to April 1991. Artists included are: Erlena Chisolm Bland, Lilian Thomas Burwell, Yvonne Pickering Carter, Margo Humphrey, Martha Jackson-Jarvis, Viola Burley Leak, Winnie Owens-Hart, Stephanie E. Pogue, Malkia Roberts, Gail Shaw-Clemons, Sylvia Snowden, Renée Stout, Denise Ward-Brown, Joyce E. Wellman, and Adell Westbrook.

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Women Artists in Revolution (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1970-1978
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.womearti
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to first and second editions of, DOCUMENTARY HERSTORY OF WOMEN ARTISTS IN REVOLUTION, a compilation of correspondence, publicity, manifestos and other material documenting the history of W.A.R., a women's caucus of the Art Worker's Coalition; an address by Jacqueline Skiles, " The Women Artists Movement." presented August 28, 1972...

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Creators:
Castanis, Muriel, 1926-2006
Holmes, Doloris
Women Artists in Revolution (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1971
Size:
13 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.castan71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Muriel Castanis conducted in 1971, by Doloris Holmes, for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project. Castanis speaks of the problems confronting women artists, the attempts by the group WAR (Women Artists in Revolution) to address these problems, consciousness-raising among women artists, art as a vehi...

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Creators:
Women's Caucus for Art
Dates:
1969-1978
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.womecaua
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of material submitted by 46 African American artists to the National Women's Caucus for Art for the unrealized Contemporary Afro-American Women Artists exhibition. Materials include biographical information, statements about their art, photographs of the women and their work, and printed material. Artists include...

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Creators:
Kessler, Shirley
Dates:
1943-1970
Size:
300 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.kessshir
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, memorabilia, data on the National Association of Women Artists Inc., scrapbook, exhibition catalog (1959), photographs, notebooks, lectures, lessons, notes and sketches.

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Creators:
National Association of Women Artists (U.S.)
Dates:
1926-1971
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.natiasso
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the National Association of Women Artists measure 1.6 linear feet and date from 1926 to 1971. Found are administrative and membership records from the 1960s, exhibition records, printed material, and three scrapbooks. The bulk of the collection consists of catalogs and correspondence regarding the Association's annual exhibition from 1926 to 1971.

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Creators:
Hirsch, Gilah Yelin
Dates:
circa 1970-1980
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hirsgila
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Subject files on early women artists activities and organizations including the Los Angeles Council of Women Artists, Joan of Art, and others.

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Creators:
Navaretta, Cynthia
Dates:
circa 1970-2005
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.navacynt2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily printed material, as well as photographs and correspondence compiled by Cynthia Navaretta relating to women artists and art movements.

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Creators:
Broude, Norma
Garrard, Mary D.
Dates:
1970-2000
Size:
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brounorm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers compiled by Norma Broude, Mary Garrard, and Broude and Garrard together relating to the feminist art movement, especially the history of the Women's Caucus for Art (WCA). Files include a dossier formed by the Ad Hoc Committee of Women Artists (1972), reports, correspondence, meeting files, founding documents, surveys, committee records, conf...

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