Query: Body arts
James A. Jensen photographs of Vladimir Kozak art and artifacts and Chief Joseph lithograph
Creators:
Jensen, James A., 1918- (collector and photographer)
Dates:
circa 1965-1974
Size:
1 Lithograph
1 Watercolor
95 Color slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The bulk of the collection is comprised of images of paintings by Vladimir Kozak and his artifacts relating to Brazilian tribes, photographed by James A. Jensen at Kozak's home in Curitaba, Brazil, in September 1965. It also includes a watercolor image of body decoration at a ceremony held by the upper …

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Adelaide De Menil and Edmund Snow Carpenter collection
Creators:
De Menil, Adelaide
Carpenter, Edmund, 1922-2011
Dates:
1969-1970
Size:
Film reels (color silent, 8mm, 16mm)
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record shot in 1969-70 in Papua New Guinea Highlands and Sepik area for a project on the impact of media on traditional cultures. Footage includes a male initiation rite including incising the skin and rubbing dirt for scarification. Supplementary materials include audio tapes of wild sound shot at the …

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Photograph of Charles Banks Wilson's "Arkansea Indian (Quapaw) Circa 1700 with Calumets"
Creators:
Wilson, Charles Banks
Dates:
circa 1986
Size:
1 Copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A photograph of Charles Banks Wilson's pencil drawing depicting an eighteenth century Quapaw man holding two feathered pipes (calumets) and wearing body paint and a headdress. The drawing was based on research and model Ed Quapaw. The collection also includes two photocopies of drawings showing the bust of the oldest …

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Subject Files
Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1999-2004
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-103
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the administration of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden under Olga M. Viso, Deputy Director, 2003-2005. Topics documented in this accession include exhibitions, development, and media relations. Records also document Viso's research on Ana Mendieta and her curatorial work on the exhibitions Ana Mendieta: Earth …

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
circa 2001-2004
Size:
6.5 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-096
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the exhibition Ana Mendieta: Earth Body Sculpture and Performance, 1972-1985. The exhibition was organized by Olga M. Viso, Curator of Contemporary Art, 2000-2003, and Deputy Director, 2003-2005, and traveled to several venues between 2004 and 2006. This accession also documents Viso's extensive research into the life and work of …

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Oral history interview with Carolee Schneemann
Creators:
Schneemann, Carolee, 1939-
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2009 March 1
Size:
4 Items (wav files (3 hr., 49 min.), digital)
Collection ID:
AAA.schnee09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Carolee Schneemann, conducted 2009 March 1, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Schneemann's home and studio, in New Paltz, New York.

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Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1980-2008
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) exhibition records created during the tenures of Warren M. Robbins, Director, 1964-1982; John E. Reinhardt, Acting Director, 1982-1983; Sylvia H. Williams, Director, 1983-1996; Roslyn A. Walker, Director, 1997-2002; and Sharon F. Patton, Director, 2003-2008. Exhibitions include: "Traditional Costumery and Jewelry in Africa;" "Traditional Costumes and …

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Wilhelm Schneider photographs
Creators:
Schneider, Wilhelm, 1902-1990
Dates:
between 1937-1940
Size:
84 Photographic prints (dupe prints (1 box), black & white, 18 x 13 cm. or smaller)
158 Negatives (photographic) (black & white, 4 x 5 in.)
158 Photographic prints (silver gelatin (2 v.), black & white, 18 x 13 cm. or smaller)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1991-011
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Wilhelm Schneider (1902-1990) to document his experiences as a missionary for the Swiss Basel Mission in Cameroon, 1937-1940. The photographs document the culture of the Weh people and their neighbors in the Cameroon Grassfields during the 1930s. Activities include a funeral ceremony, hair braiding, house building, bridge crossing, food preparation, drum playing, knife sharpening, cotton spinning, field work, market selling and preaching. Architecture depicted includes chiefs' palaces, compounds, a mission school house, shrines and villages. Portraits include chiefs, kings, members of the secret society, kweifo, with their adornments, and other people showing dress, masks, ornaments and scarification.

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Oral history interview with Frank Holliday
Creators:
Holliday, Frank
Kerr, Theodore
Dates:
2017 January 24-26
Size:
5 Items (Sound recording: 5 sound files (5 hr., 18 min.), digital, wav)
136 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hollid17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Frank Holliday conducted 2017 January 24 and 26, by Theodore Kerr, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Holliday Studios in New York, New York.

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Private memorandum / Thomas Sully
Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1837-1859
bulk 1837-1839
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthopm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Leatherbound manuscript, "Private Memorandum," including hints to painters interspersed with Sully's memoirs, quotations from letters, and other writings mostly concerning portrait painting techniques, such as preparation of canvas, mediums, varnishes, and the arrangement of colors on a palette. The main body of the volume was written between 1837 and 1839. At the …

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