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Playbill for Def Poetry Jam on Broadway

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Longacre Theatre, American, founded 1913  Search this
Subject of:
Russell Simmons, American, born 1957  Search this
Stan Lathan, American, born 1945  Search this
Beau Sia, American, born 1976  Search this
Black Ice, American  Search this
Staceyann Chin, American, born 1972  Search this
Steve Colman, American  Search this
Mayda Del Valle, American, born 1978  Search this
Georgia Me, American  Search this
Suheir Hammad, Jordanian American, born 1973  Search this
Poetri, American, born 1974  Search this
Lemon, American, born 1975  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (22.2 x 14.6 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2002
Topic:
African American  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Nuyorican Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd515f2d3dc-172d-48b6-83f8-8d20134623aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.22
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Oral history interview with Ira Spanierman

Interviewee:
Spanierman, Ira  Search this
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-  Search this
Creator:
Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation  Search this
Names:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum.  Search this
Savoy Gallery  Search this
Spanierman Gallery  Search this
Syracuse University -- Students  Search this
Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation  Search this
Adler, A. M. (Abraham M), 1902-1985  Search this
Fraad, Daniel  Search this
Fraad, Rita  Search this
Gerds, Abigail  Search this
Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987  Search this
Halles, Bruce  Search this
Halles, Diane  Search this
Heinrich, Hans  Search this
Hirsch, Norman  Search this
Leroy, Roy  Search this
Newington, Barbara  Search this
Noortman, Rob  Search this
Novak, Barbara  Search this
Poskas, Peter  Search this
Terra, Daniel J., 1911-1996  Search this
Thaw, Eugene Victor  Search this
Warner, Jack  Search this
Wilson, Peter  Search this
Woodner, Ian  Search this
Extent:
63 Pages (Trancript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2007 June 6-12
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Ira Spanierman conducted June 6-12, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, in the Spanierman Gallery, New York, New York. Spanierman speaks of growing up and living in New York City his whole life; the influence of working in his father's antique store; studying English at Syracuse University; how he got involved in the art business; becoming an auctioneer at Savoy Gallery working with silver and arms and armor; his collecting preferences; the influence of the Internet and technology; changes in the art market among buyers and collectors; the development and growth of art auctions; opening his first gallery and what kind of art he showed; interest in dealing 19th and 20th century American art; the kind of clientele he attracted; the Spanierman Gallery catalogues and publication program; publishing and distributing the catalogue raisonné; working and collaborating with other institutions like the Cooper-Hewitt; working with a panel of scholars to identify work that was fraud; the various kinds of collectors he has dealt with in the past and what kind of collectors he prefers to work with; opening a contemporary and modern wing to the gallery and the motivation behind that; relationships with artists; exhibiting members of the Ashcan School, the Ten, and the Hudson River School; trying to find artists that have been overlooked in the past and promoting a re-emergence of these figures and their work; a number of mentors in his life including Abe Adler and Roy Leroy; advice for younger collectors; what he sees in the future for the art market; a shift in privately owned art being turned over to museums; the educational aspect of his gallery; future goals of his gallery; the role of the museum today; what he has contributed to the art world; and how he would like to be remembered and thought of in the future. Spanierman also recalls Peter Wilson, Gene Thaw, Lloyd Goodrich, Abigail Gerds, Peter Poskas, Hans Heinrich, Daniel Terra, Jack Warner, Diane and Bruce Halles, Daniel and Rita Fraad, Barbara Newington, Robert Noortman, Ian Woodner, Barbara Novak, Roy Leroy, Abraham Adler, Norman Hirsch and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Ira Spanierman is a gallery owner from New York, New York. James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator from New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 21 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 administrators.
Topic:
Art, American -- 19th century  Search this
Art, American -- 20th century  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Ashcan school of art  Search this
Gallery owners -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Hudson River school of landscape painting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.spanie07
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-spanie07

Oral history interview with Ira Spanierman, 2007 June 6-12

Interviewee:
Spanierman, Ira, 1928-  Search this
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James, 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Adler, A. M. (Abraham M)  Search this
Fraad, Daniel  Search this
Fraad, Rita  Search this
Gerds, Abigail  Search this
Goodrich, Lloyd  Search this
Halles, Bruce  Search this
Halles, Diane  Search this
Heinrich, Hans  Search this
Hirsch, Norman  Search this
Leroy, Roy  Search this
Newington, Barbara  Search this
Novak, Barbara  Search this
Terra, Daniel J.  Search this
Thaw, Eugene Victor  Search this
Warner, Jack  Search this
Wilson, Peter  Search this
Poskas, Peter  Search this
Noortman, Rob  Search this
Woodner, Ian  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum.  Search this
Savoy Gallery  Search this
Syracuse University  Search this
Spanierman Gallery  Search this
Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American -- 19th century  Search this
Art, American -- 20th century  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Ashcan school of art  Search this
Gallery owners -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Hudson River school of landscape painting  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13617
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)270857
AAA_collcode_spanie07
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_270857

Festival Recordings: Iowa Community Hall: Bruce Brock, Auctioneer; Harmony Singing Workshop: Deer Creek Quartet, Matney

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Iowa Program 1996 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Sutch, John (recorder)  Search this
Friedman, Adam (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Brock, Bruce, 1950-  Search this
Deer Creek Quartet  Search this
Harmony Workshop  Search this
Matney Sisters  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Iowa
Sioux City (Iowa)
Nebraska
Wellman (Iowa)
Kalona (Iowa)
Dakota City (Neb.)
Date:
1996 June 26
Track Information:
101 Auctioneer / Bruce Brock.

102 Harmony Workshop / Deer Creek Quartet, Harmony Workshop, Matney Sisters. Banjo,Autoharp,Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FP-1996-CT-0126
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 26, 1996.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Documentary  Search this
Spoken word  Search this
Acappella Vocal Band  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Autoharp  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Auctions  Search this
Verbal arts  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1996, Item FP-1996-CT-0126
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Iowa - Community Style / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1996-ref672

Festival Recordings: Iowa Community Hall: Bruce Brock, Auctioneer; Solis & Solis

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Iowa Program 1996 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Mitchell, John N. (recorder)  Search this
Norton, Sean (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Brock, Bruce, 1950-  Search this
Solis, Adalberto, 1963-  Search this
Solis, Eugenio, 1946-  Search this
Solis & Solis (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Iowa
Sioux City (Iowa)
West Liberty (Iowa)
Date:
1996 June 27
Track Information:
101 Auctioneer / Bruce Brock.

102 Mexican Music: Corridos, Rancheros, Cumbias, Veracruzanos / Solis & Solis (Musical group), Adalberto Solis, Eugenio Solis. Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FP-1996-CT-0130
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, June 27, 1996.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Documentary  Search this
Spoken word  Search this
Mexican guitar music  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Auctions  Search this
Verbal arts  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1996, Item FP-1996-CT-0130
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Iowa - Community Style / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1996-ref676

Festival Recordings: Iowa Community Hall: Bruce Brock, Auctioneer; Psalms; Iowa Caucus

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Iowa Program 1996 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Sutch, John (recorder)  Search this
Friedman, Adam (recorder)  Search this
Performer:
Brock, Bruce, 1950-  Search this
Teague, Ronald  Search this
Bell, Sharilyn, 1951-  Search this
Nelson, John, 1920-  Search this
Crim, Kevin  Search this
Mascher, Mary  Search this
Psalms (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sound cassettes
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Iowa
Sioux City (Iowa)
Coralville (Iowa)
Grinnell (Iowa)
Date:
1996 July 5
Track Information:
101 Auctioneer / Bruce Brock.

102 African-American Gospel / Psalms (Musical group), Ronald Teague, Sharilyn Bell. Keyboards (Music).

103 Politics / John Nelson, Kevin Crim, Mary Mascher.
Local Numbers:
FP-1996-CT-0156
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Washington (D.C.), United States, July 5, 1996.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Topic:
Documentary  Search this
Spoken word  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Keyboards (Music)  Search this
Auctions  Search this
Verbal arts  Search this
Political science  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1996, Item FP-1996-CT-0156
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1996 Festival of American Folklife / Series 3: Iowa - Community Style / 3.3: Audio
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1996-ref702

A history of race in Muslim West Africa, 1600-1960 / Bruce S. Hall

Author:
Hall, Bruce S  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 335 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, West
Date:
2011
Topic:
Blacks--History  Search this
Black race--History  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Islam and culture--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_972216

Constructing a poetic universe : the Diane and Bruce Halle Collection of Latin American art / Beverly Adams ... [et al.]

Author:
Adams, Beverly 1965-  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston  Search this
Subject:
Halle, Diane Art collections  Search this
Halle, Bruce T Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
282, [6] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Arizona
Phoenix
Date:
2007
C2007
20th century
Topic:
Art, Latin American  Search this
Art--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
N6502.5 .C6576 2007b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_896113

Contemporary art and Latin America : selections from the Diane and Bruce Halle collection

Author:
Adams, Beverly 1965-  Search this
Tucson Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Halle, Bruce Art collections  Search this
Halle, Diane Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Arizona
Date:
2004
C2004
20th century
Topic:
Art--Private collections  Search this
Art, Latin American  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Call number:
N5220.H16 C66 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_731207

Order, chaos, and the space between : contemporary Latin American art from the Diane and Bruce Halle Collection / organized and edited by Beverly Adams and Vanessa K. Davidson

Author:
Adams, Beverly 1965-  Search this
Davidson, Vanessa K  Search this
Phoenix Art Museum  Search this
Subject:
Halle, Diane Art collections  Search this
Halle, Bruce T Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
223 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Arizona
Phoenix
Date:
2013
©2013
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Art, Latin American  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1001412

The question of "race" in the pre-colonial southern Sahara

Author:
Hall, Bruce S  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sahara
Date:
2007
Topic:
Race awareness  Search this
Call number:
DT333 .S24 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_945059

The historic "core curriculum" and the book market in Islamic West Africa / Bruce S. Hall and Charles C. Stewart

Author:
Hall, Bruce S  Search this
Stewart, C. C (Charles Cameron)  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Arabic Manuscript Management System  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, West
Date:
2011
Topic:
Islamic learning and scholarship  Search this
Manuscripts, Arabic  Search this
Call number:
Z106.5.A3554 T73 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_973513

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