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Resonant Forms: Contemporary African American Women Sculptors exhibition records

Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Names:
Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture  Search this
Willis, Deborah, 1948-  Search this
Extent:
1.25 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photocopies
Exhibition records
Photographic prints
Slides (photographs)
Exhibit scripts
Correspondence
Brochures
Date:
1998
Summary:
An exhibition of sculpture and installation art featuring eight women artists, the show sought to decode the social imagery of black women's representation and experiences. Curated by Deborah Willis, the exhibit was organized by the Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture and held at the Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building, South Gallery from April 13, 1998 to September 30, 1998. Artist featured included: Denise Ward Brown, Beverly Buchanan, Carole Byard, Rashida Ferndinand, Kira Lynn Harris, Valerie Maynard, and Renée Stout, and Eve Sandler.
Scope and Contents note:
These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, exhibit scripts, research files, artist lists, administrative records, exhibit layouts and brochures.
Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photocopies
Exhibition records -- 1990-2004
Photographic prints
Slides (photographs)
Exhibit scripts
Correspondence
Brochures
Citation:
Resonant Forms: Contemporary African American Women Sculptors exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
ACMA.03-006
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-03-006

Five Women Sculptors - Cinco Escultoras (1994)

Collection Creator:
Organization of Independent Artists  Search this
Container:
Box 12, Folder 15-20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1994
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Organization of Independent Artists records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Organization of Independent Artists records, circa 1970s-circa 2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Organization of Independent Artists records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-orgainda-ref230

Ancestral African Women Sculptors

Author:
Walker, Roslyn A.  Search this
Shuttlesworth, Carolyn  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1996
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_119297

Zimbabwe : Shona women sculptors

Author:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Nyanhongo, Agnes 1960-  Search this
Madamombe, Colleen 1964-  Search this
Sani, Alice  Search this
Mabwe, Mavis 1961-  Search this
Mwamuka, Diana  Search this
Tengenenge Sculpture Community (Zimbabwe)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Zimbabwe
Date:
1997
Topic:
Women sculptors  Search this
Stone sculptors  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .L34 1997X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_552625

Zimbabwe : Shona women sculptors

Author:
LaDuke, Betty  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Nyanhongo, Agnes 1960-  Search this
Madamombe, Colleen 1964-  Search this
Sani, Alice  Search this
Mabwe, Mavis 1961-  Search this
Chapungu Sculpture Park  Search this
Tengenenge Sculpture Community (Zimbabwe)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Zimbabwe
Date:
1994
20th century
Topic:
Stone sculpture  Search this
Sculpture, Zimbabwean  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Call number:
N7391.65 .A368 1994X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_523166

Three Generations of African American Women Sculptors: A Study in Paradox and Resonant Forms: Contemporary African American Women Sculptors, 1997-1998, Project 61A-97-04

Collection Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Container:
Oversize
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 17-080, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Exhibits Central, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa17-080-refidd1e1880

In This Case: Highlighting Women Sculptors

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 27 Aug 2013 09:14:21 -0400
Topic:
Art  Search this
See more posts:
Eye Level Blog
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_be3cc200b0110418e95c2e8663cbe625

Contemporary American women sculptors / Virginia Watson-Jones

Author:
Watson-Jones, Virginia  Search this
Physical description:
x, 665 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1985
1986
20th century
Topic:
Women sculptors--Biography  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Call number:
NB212.W37 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_281798

Puck [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1932
Topic:
Literature--Character--Puck  Search this
Literature--Shakespeare--Midsummer Night's Dream  Search this
Landscape--Tree--Oak Tree  Search this
Allegory--Place--Athens  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040048
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40049

Puck [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1932
Image number:
JUL J0040049
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40050

Puck (back view) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1932
Topic:
Literature--Character--Puck  Search this
Literature--Shakespeare--Midsummer Night's Dream  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040050
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40051

Puck [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1932
Topic:
Literature--Character--Puck  Search this
Literature--Shakespeare--Midsummer Night's Dream  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040051
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40052

Puck (back view) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1932
Topic:
Literature--Character--Puck  Search this
Literature--Shakespeare--Midsummer Night's Dream  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040052
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40053

The Southwest and the Northeast Divided by the Mississippi (detail) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Farm  Search this
Allegory--Place--River  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040086
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40087

The Southwest and the Northeast Divided by the Mississippi (detail) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Farm  Search this
Allegory--Place--River  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040087
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40088

The Southwest and the Northeast Divided by the Mississippi [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Putnam, Brenda 1890-1975  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Farm  Search this
Allegory--Place--River  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0040088
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_40089

Horse

Artist:
Deborah Butterfield, American, b. San Diego, California, 1949  Search this
Medium:
Sheet steel, paint, wire, and steel
Dimensions:
82 1/8 x 118 5/8 x 34 1/4 in. (208.6 x 301.3 x 87 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1985)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Thomas M. Evans, Jerome L. Greene, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, and Sydney and Frances Lewis Purchase Fund, 1985
Accession Number:
85.11
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_85.11

American women sculptors : a history of women working in three dimensions / Charlotte Streifer Rubinstein

Author:
Rubinstein, Charlotte Streifer  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 638 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1990
Topic:
Women sculptors--Biography  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Call number:
NB236.R8 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_403759

Bernice West Beyers papers, 1912-1987

Creator:
Beyers, Bernice West, 1906-1987  Search this
Topic:
Women sculptors  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Sculpture, Modern  Search this
Sketchbooks  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9525
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211724
AAA_collcode_beyebern
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211724
Additional Online Media:

Louise Nevelson with Giorgio Marconi at Studio Marconi in Milan, Italy

Creator:
Studio Marconi  Search this
Photographer:
Ummarino, Gianni  Search this
Subject:
Marconi, Giorgio  Search this
Nevelson, Louise  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Milan, Italy
Date:
circa 1973
Topic:
Art gallery  Search this
Gallery directors  Search this
Photography of artists  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18405
See more items in:
Louise Nevelson papers, circa 1903-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18405
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