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Acoustiguide for the Art Exhibit of the American National Exhibition in Moscow

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Subject:
American National Exhibition (1959 : Moscow, Russia)
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1959
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 sound tape reel analog ; 7 in.
Summary:
Guide is in Russian.
Speaker begins by noting a great tradition in American painting of experimentation and risk. He goes on to develop two main ideas that developed in contemporary American Art. First, when an artist creates, the final product does not need to look like if it was taken with a camera. Second, the art must be a reflection of the emotions and psychological state of the artist, and express ideas and feelings - like music.
The guide is repeated twice on the original tape.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14802
See more items in:
Richard McLanathan papers, [ca. 1950-2000]
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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