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Materials related to exhibitions and projects

Collection Creator:
Woodruff, Hale, 1900-1980  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1952
1967-1968
1977
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
Hale Woodruff papers, 1920-1977, bulk 1960s-1970s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Hale Woodruff papers
Hale Woodruff papers / Series 2: Professional Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-woodhale-ref15
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Oral history interview with William McBride

Interviewee:
McBride, William, 1912-2000  Search this
Interviewer:
Adams, Carol  Search this
Names:
African American Artists in Chicago Oral History Project  Search this
South Side Community Art Center  Search this
Extent:
149 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1988 Oct. 30-31
Scope and Contents:
An interview of William McBride conducted 1988 Oct. 30-31, by Carol Adams, for the Archives of American Art African-American artists in Chicago oral history project (1988-1989).
McBride speaks of his early interest in art, the importance of George Neal to the education of young Chicago artists, and the camaraderie among Black artists in Chicago in the 1930s. He discusses working for the WPA Federal Art Project and saving WPA works from destruction. Carter reminisces about the formation of the South Side Community Art Center as a place where Black artists could exhibit, the Black Renaissance in Chicago in the 1930s, and post-WPA survival. He recalls working for Goldblatt's department store, the impact of the civil rights movement on Black art, and the influence of African art.
Biographical / Historical:
William McBride (1912-2000) was a painter in Chicago, Ill.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 10 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Occupation:
Painters -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Topic:
African American art -- African influences  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.mcbrid88
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mcbrid88
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January 20, 2010: Culture Fix: Yoruba Palace Doors by Areogun

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Wed, 20 Jan 2010 15:00:00 EST
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more episodes:
Smithsonian magazine's Museum Day September 25th 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_e96d4c177d8fdb7ed961188518b06d1a

Oral history interview with William McBride, 1988 Oct. 30-31

Interviewee:
McBride, William, 1912-2000  Search this
McBride, William, 1912-2000  Search this
Interviewer:
Adams, Carol  Search this
Subject:
South Side Community Art Center  Search this
African American Artists in Chicago Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
African American art -- African influences  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11443
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211898
AAA_collcode_mcbrid88
Theme:
African American
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211898

Combating Racism: Betsy Graves Reyneau, Laura Wheeler Waring and Representation of Black Achievement

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-17T17:37:03.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_cn_YX0QNyT8

Marking the Middle: Loïs Mailou Jones's Mid-Century Portrait Practice

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-10-15T01:14:37.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_opBwxo4TDJM

"Hide/Seek" 2012 Scholarly Symposium: Q & A on "Racing Desires" - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-02-08T10:56:40.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
See more by:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_rQQqH1kCzpE

African American Art Curator Talk

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2012-08-01T23:55:46.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_EIbU3LyY5c4

Harlem Heroes Talk

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2017-02-11T01:04:50.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
See more by:
americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_u2fPceVCYZg

The Harlem Renaissance : a historical dictionary for the era / edited by Bruce Kellner

Author:
Kellner, Bruce  Search this
Physical description:
xliii, 476 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Biography
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1984
Topic:
African American arts  Search this
Harlem Renaissance  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_234425

Catalogue of an Exhibition of Paintings and Sculpture by American Negro Artists at the National Gallery of Art

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Paintings and Sculpture by American Negro Artists at the National Gallery of Art (Exhibition) (May 16-29, 1929: Smithsonian National Gallery of Art)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 11; Color: Color; Size: 5.86w x 8.31h Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
May 16-29, 1929
Topic:
Painting  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Exhibition catalogs  Search this
Art, American  Search this
African American art  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2016-011404 and SIA2016-011405 and SIA2016-011406 and SIA2016-011407 and SIA2016-011408 and SIA2016-011409 and SIA2016-011410 and SIA2016-011411 and SIA2016-011412 and SIA2016-011413 and SIA2016-011414
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14620

Who's Who on Artists of American Negro Artists Exhibit

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Woodruff, Hale 1900-1980  Search this
Hayden, Palmer C. 1890-1973  Search this
Motley, Archibald John Jr. 1891-1981  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Harmon Foundation  Search this
Paintings and Sculpture by American Negro Artists at the National Gallery of Art (Exhibition) (May 16-29, 1929: Smithsonian National Gallery of Art)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 4; Color: Color; Size: 8.5w x 11h; Type of Image: Document; Medium: Paper
Type:
Document
Paper
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
United States, District of Columbia, Washington
Date:
May, 1929
Topic:
Painting  Search this
Artists  Search this
Race relations  Search this
Exhibition catalogs  Search this
Art, American  Search this
African American art  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
African Americans--History  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2016-011415 and SIA2016-011416 and SIA2016-011417 and SIA2016-011418
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_14619

The Library, (painting)

Painter:
Lawrence, Jacob 1917-2000  Search this
Medium:
Tempera on fiberboard
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1969.47.24
Date:
1960
Topic:
Architecture interior--Civic--Library  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Reading  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08586431
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_477059

Catalogue of the third annual exhibition of the Tanner Art League (Colored) Art rooms, Dunbar High School, Washington, D.C

Title:
Catalogue of the third annual exhibition of works by colored artists, May 15th to June 3rd, 1922
Annual exhibition of the Tanner Art League
Author:
Tanner Art League  Search this
Dunbar High School (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Printer:
Press of R. L. Pendleton  Search this
Subject:
Tanner Art League  Search this
Physical description:
[8] pages 19 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1922
20th century
Topic:
African American art  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Call number:
N6538.N5 T36 1922
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_932570

When the spirit moves : [African American dance in history and art] / edited by Barbara Glass

Title:
African American dance in history and art
Author:
Glass, Barbara  Search this
National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
ii, 170 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1999
C1999
Topic:
African American art  Search this
Dance in art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_605163

Then what? photographs and folklore Carrie Mae Weems

Author:
Weems, Carrie Mae 1953-  Search this
Author:
CEPA Gallery  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Subject:
Weems, Carrie Mae 1953-  Search this
Physical description:
[8] folded leaves of plates (chiefly illustrations) 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
New York (State)
Date:
1990
20th century
21st century
Topic:
African American art  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
Artists' books  Search this
Call number:
TR647 .W383 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_644275

The Countee Cullen Art Collection from the Hampton University Museum / Jeanne Zeidler

Author:
Zeidler, Jeanne  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Cullen, Countee 1903-1946 Art collections  Search this
Hampton University (Va.) Museum Countee Cullen Art Collection  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2018
Topic:
African American art--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Call number:
NX164.N4 B5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096367

Women and Children

Artist:
James Amos Porter  Search this
Medium:
crayon, pastels, ink, gouache on paper
Dimensions:
12 3/16 × 9 5/8 in. (31 × 24.5 cm)
Type:
drawing
Date:
1963-1964
Accession Number:
2001.0003.0007
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dl82486e7e2-8ebe-4953-b46f-f4687ade5684
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:acm_2001.0003.0007
Online Media:

Outdoor Marketplace with Umbrellas

Artist:
James Amos Porter  Search this
Medium:
graphite on paper
Dimensions:
12 1/2 × 9 7/16 in. (31.7 × 24 cm)
Type:
drawing
Date:
1963-1964
Accession Number:
2001.0003.0012
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Anacostia Community Museum Collection
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dl8b54ec21d-abd1-48c5-862e-b79f6893d2da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:acm_2001.0003.0012
Online Media:

Magazines, The International Review of African American Art

Collection Creator:
Hassinger, Maren  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1984-1985
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Maren Hassinger papers, 1955-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Maren Hassinger papers
Maren Hassinger papers / Series 7: Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-hassmare-ref220

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