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Southern Rim 2 [videorecording] :the narrative tradition in the arts /Birmingham-Southern College and the Birmingham Museum of Art, sponsors

Creator:
Birmingham-Southern College  Search this
Names:
Birmingham Museum of Art (Birmingham, Ala.)  Search this
Birmingham-Southern College  Search this
College Art Association of America  Search this
Alexander, John Paul, 1945-  Search this
Allen, Jo Harvey, 1942-  Search this
Allen, Terry, 1943-  Search this
Christenberry, William, 1936-  Search this
Crews, Harry, 1935-  Search this
Dunlap, William, 1944-  Search this
Flagg, Fannie  Search this
Francis, Ke  Search this
Hill, James Jerome, 1838-1916  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas, 1951-  Search this
Kotz, Mary Lynn  Search this
Livingston, Jane  Search this
McGowin, Ed, 1938-  Search this
Roche, Jim  Search this
Surls, James, 1943-  Search this
Extent:
11 videocassettes (U-matic) (ca. 5 hrs.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in. + brochure and 3 sound cassettes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Video recordings of 3 day conference on Southern art and artists and the narrative tradition shared with Southern writers. Included are sessions: "Visual Language: The Southern Birthright," moderated by William Dunlap, with Jo Harvey Allen, Harry Crews, Fannie Flagg, Mary Lynn Kotz and Jonathan Williams; "The Home Turf: A Cultivated Mythology," Mitchell Kahan, moderator, with William Christenberry, Frank Fleming, Ke Francis, Jane Livingston and James Surls; "Expatriates: the Southern Artist 'Out There'", Marcia Tucker, moderator, with John Alexander, Terry Allen, James Hill and Ed McGowin; footage of a reception for the exhibition "Southern Narrative"; and a musical performance by Terry Allen.
Also included are a brochure from the conference and 3 sound cassettes of a panel discussion held at the 1979 College Art Association meeting in Washington, D.C. relating to the first Southern Rim Conference in 1976. Particpants include John Alexander, John Canaday, William Christenberry, Larry Edwards, Jim Roche, and James Surls, with William Dunlap as moderator.
Biographical / Historical:
The 1983 conference was organized by Birmingham-Southern College art professor Linda Burgess, and was funded by NEA and the Committee for the Humanities in Alabama. It was a follow-up to the first Southern Rim Conference held in October 1976 in Valle Crucis, N.C.
Provenance:
Lent for duplicating 1986 by Bill Dunlap, moderator of the conference.
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.
Occupation:
Artists -- Southern States  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Southern States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.birmsout
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-birmsout

Robert Gordy interview, 1986 Feb. 15

Creator:
Gordy, Robert, 1933-1986  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas, 1951-  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9738
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212057
AAA_collcode_gordrobe
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212057

Robert Gordy interview

Creator:
Gordy, Robert, 1933-  Search this
Interviewer:
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas, 1951-  Search this
Extent:
39 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Date:
1986 Feb. 15
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Robert Gordy conducted by Mitchell Kahan. Gordy speaks of changes in his painting style over the previous five years; printmaking media he worked in; materials he experimented with; the influence of his interest in African art; views of women in his work; humor in his work; the New Orleans environment and its effect on him; and artists who have influenced him.
Biographical / Historical:
Robert Gordy (1933-1986) was a painter from New Orleans, La.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 by Mitchell D. Kahan.
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.
Topic:
Painters -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.gordrobe
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gordrobe

American painting of the sixties & seventies : the real, the ideal, the fantastic : selections from the Whitney Museum of American Art / Mitchell Douglas Kahan

Author:
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts  Search this
Subject:
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Physical description:
88 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1980
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Realism in art  Search this
Idealism in art--Exhibitions  Search this
Fantasy in art--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
ND212.5.R4 K33X
ND212.5.R4K33X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_134955

Akron Art Museum : art since 1850, an introduction to the collection / by Barbara Tannenbaum, Mitchell D. Kahan, Jeffrey Grove ; with additional contributions by Graham W.J. Beal ... [et al.]

Title:
Art since 1850
Introduction to the collection
Author:
Akron Art Museum  Search this
Tannenbaum, Barbara  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
Grove, Jeffrey D  Search this
Subject:
Akron Art Museum  Search this
Physical description:
269 p. ill. (some col.) 32 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Ohio
Akron
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_632553

Nam June Paik, single-channel video / [Mitchell D. Kahan]

Author:
Paik, Nam June 1932-2006  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
North Carolina Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Paik, Nam June 1932-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 folded sheet ([7] p.) : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Video art  Search this
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)  Search this
Call number:
N7369.P35 A4 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_639084

Nicholas Africano : paintings, 1976-1983 / Mitchell D. Kahan

Author:
Africano, Nicholas 1948-  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
North Carolina Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Africano, Nicholas 1948-  Search this
North Carolina Museum of Art Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
20 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1983
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND237.A275 A4 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_643193

Robert Colescott, a retrospective, 1975-1986 / essays by Lowery S. Sims and Mitchell D. Kahan ; organized by the San Jose Museum of Art ; with support from the Metropolitan Life Foundation, the National Endowments for the Arts, and the California Arts Council ; circulated under the auspices of the Art Museum Association of America

Author:
Sims, Lowery Stokes  Search this
Colescott, Robert 1925-  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
San Jose Museum of Art  Search this
Art Museum Association of America  Search this
Subject:
Colescott, Robert 1925-  Search this
Physical description:
34 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1987
C1987
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND237.C66 A4 1987
N40.1.C6829S6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_645167

David Parrish : an exhibition / jointly sponsored by the Birmingham Museum of Art ... [et al.], with the assistance of the National Endowment for the Arts ; Mitchell Douglas Kahan

Author:
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
Birmingham Museum of Art (Birmingham, Ala.)  Search this
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts  Search this
Subject:
Parrish, David 1939- Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 x 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1981
Call number:
ND237.P25212 A4 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_650016

Subjective currents in American painting of the 1930s / by Mitchell Douglas Kahan

Author:
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 382 p
Type:
Books
Date:
1984
1983
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American--Themes, motives  Search this
Call number:
ND212 .K12 1983a
ND212.K12 1983a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_229273

Heavenly visions : the art of Minnie Evans, January 18 - April 13, 1986, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, North Carolina / Mitchell D. Kahan

Author:
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
Evans, Minnie 1892-1987  Search this
North Carolina Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Evans, Minnie 1892-1987  Search this
Evans, Minnie 1892-1987 Religion  Search this
Physical description:
51 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1986
C1986
Call number:
N40.1.E918 K15
N40.1.E918K15
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_289744

Roger Brown / by Mitchell Douglas Kahan, with contributions by Dennis Adrian and Russell Bowman ; [cover ill., Roger Brown]

Author:
Brown, Roger 1941-1997  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas 1951-  Search this
Adrian, Dennis 1937-  Search this
Bowman, Russell 1946-  Search this
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts  Search this
Contemporary Arts Museum  Search this
Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Subject:
Brown, Roger 1941-1997  Search this
Physical description:
95 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1980
Call number:
N40.1.B8786 K12
N40.1.B8786K12
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_133851

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