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Surreal worlds from Meret Oppenheim to Frida Kahlo

Editor:
Pfeiffer, Ingrid  Search this
Host institution:
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt  Search this
Louisiana (Museum : Humlebæk, Denmark),)  Search this
Physical description:
419 pages illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits (some color) 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
History
Catalogues d'exposition
Place:
20th century
Date:
2020
20th century
20e siècle
Topic:
Surrealism  Search this
Women artists--History  Search this
Surréalisme  Search this
Femmes artistes--Histoire  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Malerei  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1158323

American Woman

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Mon, 1 Jun 2010 15:00:00 EST
Topic:
Inventions  Search this
Innovations  Search this
See more episodes:
Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day September 25th 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_800eed394307a7235d15d332d608fbf1

Marianne Moore

Artist:
Gaston Lachaise, 19 Mar 1882 - 18 Oct 1935  Search this
Foundry:
Modern Art Foundry  Search this
Sitter:
Marianne Moore, 15 Nov 1887 - 5 Feb 1972  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
With Base: 44.8 x 19.1 x 23.8cm (17 5/8 x 7 1/2 x 9 3/8")
Base: 9.5 x 19.1 x 19.1cm (3 3/4 x 7 1/2 x 7 1/2")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1924 (cast 1974)
Topic:
Marianne Moore: Female  Search this
Marianne Moore: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Marianne Moore: Journalism and Media\Editor  Search this
Marianne Moore: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Marianne Moore: Education and Scholarship\Educator\Librarian  Search this
Marianne Moore: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.74.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Gaston Lachaise
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm452f3c339-3fd2-41d5-bc78-c344ccb03ffc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.74.40
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Oral history interview with Nell Blaine, 1967 June 15

Interviewee:
Blaine, Nell Blair Walden, 1922-1996  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Subject:
Bell, Leland  Search this
Day, Worden  Search this
Freilicher, Jack  Search this
Freilicher, Jane  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Kahn, Wolf  Search this
Kresch, Albert  Search this
Rivers, Larry  Search this
Ross, Alvin  Search this
Solomon, Hyde  Search this
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Jane Street Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Nell Blaine, 1967 June 15. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Poliomyelitis  Search this
Artists with disabilities  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12436
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212221
AAA_collcode_blaine67
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212221

Oral history interview with Margaret Tomkins, 1984 June 6

Interviewee:
Tomkins, Margaret, 1916-2002  Search this
Interviewer:
Guenther, Bruce  Search this
Subject:
FitzGerald, James  Search this
Artists Gallery (Seattle, Wash.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Margaret Tomkins, 1984 June 6. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Artists -- Northwestern States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12308
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212455
AAA_collcode_tomkin84
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212455
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Oral history interview with Federica Beer-Monti, 1967 November 1

Interviewee:
Beer-Monti, Federica, b. 1876-  Search this
Interviewer:
Coleman, Butler  Search this
Subject:
Stix, Hugh  Search this
Baizerman, Eugenie  Search this
Baizerman, Saul  Search this
Kokoschka, Oskar  Search this
Margules, De Hirsh  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Federica Beer-Monti, 1967 November 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women art dealers  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11874
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212524
AAA_collcode_beermo67
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212524

Oral history interview with Patricia Stanley Cunningham, 1964 July 28

Interviewee:
Cunningham, Patricia Stanley, 1907-1984  Search this
Interviewer:
McChesney, Mary Fuller  Search this
Subject:
McChesney, Robert, 1913-2008  Search this
Ariss, Bruce  Search this
Bufano, Beniamino  Search this
Boundey, Burton  Search this
Waldo, Amalie  Search this
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Patricia Stanley Cunningham, 1964 July 28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women designers  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Women muralists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12661
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213395
AAA_collcode_cunninp64
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213395

Chef jacket worn by Leah Chase

Manufactured by:
Chefwear, American, founded 1990  Search this
Owned by:
Leah Chase, American, 1923 - 2019  Search this
Medium:
cotton (textile)
Dimensions:
H x W (Laid Flat): 29 1/8 × 31 1/2 in. (74 × 80 cm)
Type:
jackets
Place used:
Tremé, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Communities  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dooky Chase's Restaurant and Chef Leah Chase
Object number:
2014.218.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57675c8a6-d5d0-4c86-b4a8-94af425016a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.218.1
Online Media:

veil

Used by:
Hensinger, Ruth Louise  Search this
Maker:
Hensinger, Ruth Louise  Search this
Object Name:
Veil
Object Type:
Accessories Worn on the Body
Veil
Woman
Headwear
Used in:
United States: Pennsylvania, Neffs
Date made:
1947
Subject:
Weddings  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Claude E. and Ruth L. Hensinger
ID Number:
1992.0236.002
See more items in:
Home and Community Life: Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-80da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_834995

Fome-Cuf Endotracheal Tube

Maker:
Bivona Surgical Instruments Inc.  Search this
Measurements:
packaging: 1 1/2 in x 12 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 32.385 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
endotracheal tube
Other Terms:
Surgery
Place made:
United States: Indiana, Hammond
Date made:
ca 1982
Subject:
Women Inventors  Search this
Credit Line:
Bivona Surgical Instruments Inc.
ID Number:
1982.0216.02
Accession number:
1982.0216
Catalog number:
1982.0216.02
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-78a3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_727083

Simone Leigh edited by Eva Respini

Writer of introduction:
Respini, Eva  Search this
Contributor:
Leigh, Simone  Search this
Hartman, Saidiya V  Search this
Silva, Denise Ferreira da  Search this
Bradley, Rizvana  Search this
Price, Yasmina  Search this
Agard-Jones, Vanessa  Search this
Miller, Sequoia  Search this
Parker, Rianna Jade  Search this
McKittrick, Katherine  Search this
King, Daniella Rose  Search this
Nelson, Steven 1962-  Search this
Lynne, Jessica  Search this
Rhodes-Pitts, Sharifa  Search this
Sharpe, Christina Elizabeth  Search this
Spillers, Hortense J  Search this
Pullagura, Anni A  Search this
Ochieng' Nyongó, Tavia Amolo  Search this
McMillan, Uri  Search this
Masilela, Nomaduma Rosa  Search this
Gaines, Malik  Search this
O'Grady, Lorraine  Search this
Brand, Dionne 1953-  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Medvedow, Jill  Search this
Host institution:
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Los Angeles County Museum of Art  Search this
California African-American Museum  Search this
Publisher:
DelMonico Books  Search this
Physical description:
365 pages, 7 unnumbered pages illustrations (chiefly color) 30 x 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Expositions
Exhibition catalogs
Illustrated works
Catalog
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
2023
21st century
21e siècle
Topic:
African American sculptors  Search this
African American sculpture  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Artists  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern  Search this
Sculpteurs noirs américains  Search this
Sculpture noire américaine  Search this
Femmes artistes noires américaines  Search this
Artistes noirs américains  Search this
Art américain  Search this
Art  Search this
Artistes  Search this
Sculpture américaine  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
ART / General  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1164549

11033 IBe' Crawley

Title:
One one oh three three
One one zero three three
Book artist:
Crawley, IBe' Bulinda H  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Women's Studio Workshop  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (20 unnumbered pages) illustrations 29 cm + clay figure + pamphlet folder (36 cm)
Type:
Sources
Specimens
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books
History
Kozo fibers (Paper)
Abaca fibers (Paper)
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Livres d'artistes
Place:
Virginia
Virginie
New York (State)
Rosendale
Date:
2022
20th century
20e siècle
Topic:
African American prisoners--History  Search this
Women prisoners  Search this
Female offenders  Search this
Children of women prisoners  Search this
African American families--Effect of imprisonment on  Search this
Pregnant women--Effect of imprisonment on  Search this
Women prisoners--Family relationships  Search this
African American women--Social conditions  Search this
Prison administration--History  Search this
Women prisoners in art  Search this
Pregnant women in art  Search this
Artists' books  Search this
Maternal and infant welfare  Search this
Reproductive rights  Search this
Prison administration  Search this
Prisonnières  Search this
Criminelles  Search this
Protection maternelle et infantile  Search this
Droits génésiques  Search this
Prisonnières--Relations familiales  Search this
Noires américaines--Conditions sociales  Search this
Prisons--Administration  Search this
Prisonniers noirs américains--Histoire  Search this
Enfants de prisonnières  Search this
Familles noires américaines--Effets de l'emprisonnement sur  Search this
Femmes enceintes--Effets de l'emprisonnement sur  Search this
Prisons--Administration--Histoire  Search this
Prisonnières dans l'art  Search this
Femmes enceintes dans l'art  Search this
African American prisoners  Search this
Families  Search this
Book sculpture  Search this
African American women prisoners--Imprisoned mothers--1920s  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1164402

Michal Helfman artist project and residency

Artist:
Helfman, Michal 1973-  Search this
Author:
San Francisco Art Institute  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Art and Artist Files Collection  Search this
Physical description:
1 folded sheet (2 unnumbered pages) color illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Artist files
Place:
Israel
Date:
2001
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Call number:
AAF--Helfman, Michal
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_712775

Oral history interview with Grace Borgenicht Brandt, 1963 January 10

Interviewee:
Borgenicht, Grace, 1915-2001  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Subject:
Baskin, Leonard  Search this
De Rivera, José Ruiz  Search this
Ernst, Jimmy  Search this
Kahn, Wolf  Search this
Grace Borgenicht Gallery  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Grace Borgenicht Brandt, 1963 January 10. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women art dealers  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Women art collectors  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12530
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213210
AAA_collcode_brandt63
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213210

Oral history interview with Dorothy Cravath, 1964 May 13-27

Interviewee:
Cravath, Dorothy, 1901-1974  Search this
Interviewer:
Martin, Minette  Search this
Subject:
Rivera, Diego  Search this
University of California, San Francisco. School of Fine Arts  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Dorothy Cravath, 1964 May 13-27. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Coit Memorial Tower (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13070
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213376
AAA_collcode_cravat64
Theme:
Women
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213376

Oral history interview with Joan Ankrum, 1964 April 28

Interviewee:
Ankrum, Joan  Search this
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag  Search this
Subject:
Broderson, Morris  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Joan Ankrum, 1964 April 28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women art dealers  Search this
Deaf artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11672
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213739
AAA_collcode_ankrum64
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213739

Radio interview with Elizabeth Davey Lochrie, 1954 June

Interviewee:
Lochrie, Elizabeth Davey, 1890-1981  Search this
Interviewer:
Ashton, Ruth  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Radio interview with Elizabeth Davey Lochrie, 1954 June. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- Montana -- Butte -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- Montana -- Butte -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12783
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214286
AAA_collcode_lochri54
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214286

50th Anniversary NACW 1946

Photograph by:
Robert H. McNeill, American, 1917 - 2005  Search this
Subject of:
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs, American, founded 1896  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (image): 16 × 20 in. (40.6 × 50.8 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1946
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Photography  Search this
Women  Search this
Women's organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Graham Holdings Company
Object number:
2014.276.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Robert H. McNeill Heirs
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Robert McNeill Photographs
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Women's Club Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd511fb1a90-f870-467f-9957-9a1611a42922
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.276.2.1

Revision Path: Episode 300; Hannah Beachler

Produced by:
Maurice Cherry, American  Search this
Interview of:
Hannah Beachler, American, born 1970  Search this
Subject of:
Ryan Kyle Coogler, American, born 1986  Search this
Beyoncé, American, born 1981  Search this
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 48 min., 54 sec.
File size: 91.6 MB
Type:
sound recordings
digital media - born digital
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
North Korea, Asia
Jamaica, Caribbean, North and Central America
Africa
South Africa, Africa
Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Place captured:
Oakland, Alameda County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 24, 2019
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Africa  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Film  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Music  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Maurice Cherry and Glitch, Inc.
Object number:
2019.47.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Maurice Cherry and Glitch, Inc
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Revision Path
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5716badde-c8d9-479e-b605-8080a2930438
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.47.11.1

Revision Path: Episode 146; Andrea Pippins

Produced by:
Maurice Cherry, American  Search this
Interview of:
Andrea Pippins, American  Search this
Subject of:
Smithsonian Institution, American, founded 1846  Search this
National Museum of African American History and Culture, American, founded 2003  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 57 sec.
File size: 58.6 MB
Type:
sound recordings
digital media - born digital
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
June 27, 2016
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Education  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hair  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Maurice Cherry and Glitch, Inc.
Object number:
2019.47.4.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Maurice Cherry and Glitch, Inc
Permission required for use. Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Revision Path
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bbb9534e-95d8-4e11-b404-b3b790c1731a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.47.4.1

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