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Creators:
Zeitlin, Marilyn
Dates:
1985 Mar. 25 - 1991 Mar. 9
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((6 sound cassettes + printed material))
Collection ID:
AAA.zeitmari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interviews conducted by Marilyn Zeitlin of John Ahearn, his assistant Rigoberto Torres, his model Raymond Garcia, and his dealers Brooke and Carolyn Alexander; an interview of Miles Carpenter conducted by Chris Gregson; related printed material.

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Creators:
Archives of American Art. Texas Arts Documentation Project
Dates:
1946-1985
Size:
17 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.archamat
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on artists, museums and art organizations compiled by AAA's Texas Project, containing mainly printed material and photocopies, but some correspondence, photographs and writings.

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Creators:
Joy, Robert, 1910-
Dates:
1939-1978
Size:
72 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.joyrobep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

36 letters to Joy, mostly from patrons thanking him for painting their portraits; 28 photographs of art work; and a scrapbook containing family snapshots and printed material on Joy's career.

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Dates:
April 23-August 27, 2006
Size:
1 Video recording (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-076
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition of New Orleans photographer J. Nash Porter's portraits of the Mardi Gras Indians, capturing them at close range and documenting their "true essence" and "cultural flavor" from an insider's point of view. The exhibit, held at the museum from April 23, 2006 - October 15, 2006, featured more than 40 images documenting the rich tradition of New Orleans' Mardi Gras Indians including the construction of suits (handmade costumes), practices, second liners, and other participants in this urban folk street ritual. On display also were full Mardi Gras Indian suits and beaded patches. For more than 35 years, Porter (1942-2007) documented the masking traditions and community support of the Black Mardi Gras Indians. These records include correspondence and video footage.

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Hipkiss, Edwin James, 1885-1955
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Dates:
1928-1964
Size:
40 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.hipkedwi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical and career material; 14 letters to and from Hipkiss, Harold Edgell and G. E. P. How, regarding acquisition of works for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; clippings; photographs of Hipkiss and works acquired by him; articles and lectures.

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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, exhibitions...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Exhibitions
Dates:
circa 1998-2006
Size:
0.21 cu. ft. (5 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-206
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of drawings documenting the design of exhibitions. Exhibitions documented in this accession include Opulent Eye of Alexander Girard; Masterpieces from the Vitra Design Museum: Furnishing the Modern Era; Unlimited by Design; Rooms with a View: Landscape and Wallpaper; Aluminum By Design: From Jewelry to Jets; New Ho...

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Creators:
MacDonald, Kevin John, 1946-2006
Dates:
1958-2006
Size:
8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.macdkevi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. painter and printmaker Kevin MacDonald measure 8 linear feet, and date from 1958-2006. The collection contains correspondence with friends and colleagues; journals, notebooks, and other writings; printed material; artwork by MacDonald and others; 29 sketchbooks; sound and video recordings; and home movies. Of note are several files regarding his work with the Washington Project for the Arts.

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Creators:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937
Dates:
1885-1909
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenrl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the Henry O. Tanner letters to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Correspondence in this collection concerns the purchase of a painting by African American artist Henry O. Tanner for the Academy collection and the exhibition of Tanner's work. Letters from Robert Ogden to the Academy were written on Tann...

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Creators:
Elder, Gene, 1949-
Dates:
1974-1984
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.eldegene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; clippings and articles about Elder as an artist, gay rights activist and mayoral candidate in San Antonio; reviews and reports on cultural events written by Elder; letters of protest; a file containing printed material on the Time Capsule exhibit Elder curated for the San Antonio Museum of Art; and records from the MUD gallery.

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