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American Red Cross posters: African American HIV/AIDS program series with African proverbs

Creator:
Smith, Damballah Dolphus
Sponsor:
American Red Cross
Subject:
Smith, Damballah Dolphus
Physical description:
5 posters 28 x 24 inches
Type:
Posters
Collection descriptions
Date:
1992
Notes:
As stated on the posters: "Damballah Dolphus Smtih, born in 1943 and educated in Philadelphia (Philadelphia College of Art) is a Washington, D.C.-based visual artist. His work has been presented in numberous solo and group exhbits, including the National Exhbition of Contembporary African American Art (as part of the National Black Arts Festival held every two years in Atlanta) and appears in the collections of the Afro-American Museum of History and Culture (Philadelphia), the U.S. Information Agency, The African American Scholars Council, and numbrous private collections. His works have been published in 'Black Artists on Art' (Lewis/Waddy), Art 'Papers' (Atlanta Art papers, Inc.), and 'Selected Essays: Art and Artists from the Harlem Renaissance to the 1980s' (National Blac Arts Festival, Inc.)
Summary:
This collection contains 5 signed posters designed by artist Damballah Dolphus Smith for the American Red Cross African American HIV-AIDS program.
Cite as:
American Red Cross posters, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
African Americans
Artists
HIV/AIDS awareness
Proverbs
Local number:
ACMA 2003.7015
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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