Reflections in Black: A History of Black Photographers, 1840 to the Present
Anacostia Community Museum
Willis, Deborah 1948-
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
0.6 linear feet (2 boxes)
This show presented photographs and photo media based art work produced by black photographers from 1840 to the present. The images in the exhibition form a technical history of the medium as well as a picorial history of African Americans. Curated by Deborah Willis , the show was exhibited at the Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building, South Gallery from February 4 to June 30, 2000.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, exhibit scripts, administrative records, exhibit layouts and brochures.
African American photographers
African American artists
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