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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 17-218
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the ArtBabble account for the National Portrait Gallery as it existed on July 14, 2015. ArtBabble is a website that showcases high quality art-related video content from more than 50 cultural institutions from around the world. The National Portrait Gallery account includes promotional videos, interviews, and le...

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Creators:
Chase, Doris, 1923-
Dates:
1968-1997
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chasdori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Resumes and other biographical material; miscellaneous printed material, and photocopies of news clippings, magazine articles, press releases, and photographs regarding Chase's work in sculpture, film and dance; photographs and 21 slides of works of art.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1987
Size:
2.04 Linear feet
19 Video recordings (VHS, 1/2")
3 Sound recordings (audio cassette)
1 Sound recording (open reel, 1/4")
1 Video recording (U-matic, 3/4")
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-012
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Contemporary Visual Expressions was a 1987 exhibition on Black American artists of the 20th century. It featured the work of Washington artists Sam Gilliam, Martha Jackson-Jarvis, and Keith Morrison, as well as guest artist William T. Williams of New York City. It was the inaugural exhibition in the gallery space in the new home of the Anacostia Mu...

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Creators:
WGBH Educational Foundation
Dates:
c1987
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS) (ca. 30 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wgbhedut
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Examines the Boston art scene in the late l930s and l940s, where traditional conservative artistic taste clashed with the emerging Boston Expressionists trained at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston School. Focuses on the artists' relationship to the newly formed Institute of Modern Art, and the uproar which resulted when its director, James Plaut, is...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1992-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-196
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes created during the production of the video "Journalists of World War II: A Sampler." This video was shown as part of the 1994 National Portrait Gallery exhibit, "Reporting the War: The Journalistic Coverage of World War II." A version of this video was also created for the Arts and Entertainment Netwo...

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Creators:
Fogel, Seymour, 1911-1984
Mary Ryan Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Mortimer Levitt Gallery
Dates:
1926-1984
Size:
5.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fogeseym
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials including awards and resumes; correspondence, 1934-1979, regarding his mural work for the Federal Work Agency in New York and elsewhere, with his wife, Barbara, while traveling and working across the country, between Barbara and their children, and with the Mortimer Levitt and Ryan galleries and others; mailing lists of perso...

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Creators:
Levers, Robert L., Jr., 1930-1992
Dates:
1979-1984
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.leverobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material, videotape, photographs, and miscellany.

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Creators:
Trunk, Herman, 1894-1963
Dates:
circa 1926-1950
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.trunherm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, writings, photographs, printed material, and a DVD videorecording relating to Trunk's career as a modernist painter. Letters are from Juliana Force, Arthur E. McFarlane, Henry McFee, author B.F. Morrow, and Charles J. Simpson, secretary of the American Veterans Society of Artists, Harry C. Richardson, Gertrude Herdle Moore, Holger Cahill, ...

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Creators:
Highland Park Public Library
Dates:
1989, c1990
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (30 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.highpark
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Filmed in Calapai's studio in Glencoe, Ill. Calapai discusses his work, and demonstrates the printing of an etching. Biographical information is presented, including Calapai's early training, his work as a muralist for the WPA, studying with William Stanley Hayter in New York, his work on illustrations for Thomas Wolfe's Look Homeward Angels, his w...

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Creators:
Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990
Dates:
1982
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS) (30 min), sd; col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.greebalc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Balcomb Greene, Mar. 1, 1982, conducted by William Meek, curator of the Greene retrospective at the Harmon Gallery, Naples, Fla., "Balcomb Greene: 50 Years of Painting." The interview takes place in the gallery during the exhibition. Greene discusses his background, influences on his work, visits to Europe, work on the WPA Federal A...

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