Locating the Spirit: Religion and Spirituality in African American Art
Anacostia Community Museum
Willis, Deborah 1948-
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture
0.9 linear feet (2 boxes)
An exhibition exploring and examining religious imagery in African American art curated by Deborah Willis. The show was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Anacostia Gallery February 14, 1999 through June 15, 1999. This exhibit featured over 60 artists including David C. Driskell, Leslie King-Hammond, Radcliffe Bailey, Chester Higgins, Jr., and Valerie Maynard.
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, artist files, administrative records, education packagesK and brochures.
African American photographers
African American artists
Art and religion
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