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Author:
James, A. Everette (Alton Everette) 1938-  Search this
Subject:
James, A. Everette (Alton Everette) 1938-  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 230 p. : ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southern States
Date:
2000
C2000
20th century
Contents:
The spectrum of contemporary folk art -- Essay two -- The good, the bad, and the outrageous -- The aesthetics of folk art -- Parallels of contemporary art and contemporary folk art -- Contemporary folk art : family affairs -- In the Pickles -- The wonderland of Alice Stallings -- African traditions in contemporary African-American folk art -- A visit with the Sandman [Lonnie Holley] -- The visionary artist : Dessie Norman -- Rockvale's finest : Alvin Jarrett -- The Bonesman : Oscar (Oskar) Gilchrist -- Homage to Funzi : the root spirit in contemporary folk art -- The Pocosin carver of Roper : William Baxton -- All the glitter just may be [O. L. "Geech" Samuels] -- The folk in folk art -- The Furniture Man : Mr. Sam [McMillan] -- Q. J. [Stephenson] : the environmentalist -- Artful Arliss Watford -- The Tinman and the Wizard may be the same [Charlie Lucas] -- The Haliwa-Saponi sculptor [Claude Richardson] -- Broadside with [Richard] Burnside -- The Sawdust King [Archie Byron] -- The bard of Bynum [Clyde Jones] -- The Calder of Carolina : Vollis Simpson -- The Queen of Gourds [Minnie Black] -- Reverend Anderson Johnson -- Collecting contemporary folk art : the acquisition adventure -- Travels with Howard [Smith] -- At the [Kentuck] festival with Mr. Grady -- Jimbo's jaunts [Jim Hedges] -- A comment upon the analysis of folk art
Topic:
Primitivism in art  Search this
Folk art  Search this
Outsider art  Search this
Art, American  Search this
African American art  Search this
Artists  Search this
Folk artists  Search this
Call number:
N6512.5.P7 J36 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_666376