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Website Records, 2008-2011

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Uniform title:
Facebook (Electronic resource)  Search this
Subject:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Archives of American Art  Search this
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
Chandra X-ray Center (U.S.)  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Friends of the National Zoo (U.S.)  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Lemelson Center  Search this
Museum Conservation Institute  Search this
National Anthropological Archives  Search this
National Museum of African American History and Culture (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Film and Video Center  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
National Postal Museum (U.S.)  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Affiliations (Program)  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Smithsonian Associates  Search this
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory  Search this
Smithsonian Books (Publisher)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Libraries  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center  Search this
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute  Search this
Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings  Search this
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center  Search this
Air and Space Magazine  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
Encyclopedia of Life  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
National Air and Space Museum (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Hall of Human Origins  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Ocean Portal  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution) Catalog of American Portraits  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum Luce Foundation Center for American Art  Search this
Smithsonian American Art Museum Lunder Conservation Center  Search this
Smithsonian Associates Art Collectors Program  Search this
Smithsonian Associates Jazz Café  Search this
Smithsonian Associates Studio Arts Program  Search this
Smithsonian Associates Young Benefactors of the Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Smithsonian Center for Archives Conservation  Search this
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Smithsonian Enterprises  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Asian Pacific American Program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Architectural History and Historic Preservation  Search this
Smithsonian Women's Committee  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Exhibits Central  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Human Resources  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Enterprises Smithsonian Journeys  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service Museum on Main Street  Search this
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Bocas del Toro Research Station  Search this
Type:
Electronic records
Collection descriptions
Date:
2008
2008-2011
Topic:
Museums--Public relations  Search this
Online social networks  Search this
Social media  Search this
Web sites  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-091
See more items in:
Website Records 1995-2020 [Smithsonian Institution]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_305149

Oral history interview with Preston Singletary, 2011 March 23-24

Interviewee:
Singletary, Preston, 1963-  Search this
Singletary, Preston, 1963-  Search this
Interviewer:
Savig, Mary, 1982-  Search this
Subject:
Chihuly, Dale  Search this
Cribbs, Keke  Search this
Dailey, Dan  Search this
David, Joe  Search this
Feddersen, Joe  Search this
Garcia, Tammy  Search this
Gardiner, Lewis  Search this
Hauberg, John H. (John Henry)  Search this
Jojola, Tony  Search this
Jungen, Brian  Search this
Libenský, Stanislav  Search this
Luna, James  Search this
Marioni, Dante  Search this
Marioni, Paul  Search this
Martinuzzi, Napoleone  Search this
Moore, Benjamin P.  Search this
Royal, Richard  Search this
Svenson, David  Search this
Tagliapietra, Lino  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Pilchuck Glass Center (Stanwood, Wash.)  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Glass art -- Technique  Search this
Glass artists -- Washington (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Glass blowing and working  Search this
Modernism (Art)  Search this
Primitivism in art  Search this
Tlingit art  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Tlingit sculpture  Search this
Theme:
Native American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15931
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)299007
AAA_collcode_single11
Theme:
Native American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_299007
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Preston Singletary

Interviewee:
Singletary, Preston, 1963-  Search this
Interviewer:
Savig, Mary, 1982-  Search this
Creator:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Names:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Pilchuck Glass Center (Stanwood, Wash.)  Search this
Chihuly, Dale, 1941-  Search this
Cribbs, Keke  Search this
Dailey, Dan, 1947-  Search this
David, Joe, 1946-  Search this
Feddersen, Joe, 1953-  Search this
Garcia, Tammy  Search this
Gardiner, Lewis, 1972-  Search this
Hauberg, John H. (John Henry), 1916-  Search this
Jojola, Tony  Search this
Jungen, Brian  Search this
Libenský, Stanislav, 1921-2002  Search this
Luna, James  Search this
Marioni, Dante, 1964-  Search this
Marioni, Paul  Search this
Martinuzzi, Napoleone, 1892-1977  Search this
Moore, Benjamin P.  Search this
Royal, Richard  Search this
Svenson, David, 1953-  Search this
Tagliapietra, Lino  Search this
Extent:
8 Items (Sound recording: 8 sound files (3 hr., 48 min.), digital, wav)
55 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
2011 March 23-24
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Preston Singletary conducted 2011 March 23-24, by Mary Savig, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Singletary's studio, in Seattle, Washington.
Singletary speaks of his family background, especially his Tlingit heritage and his grandmother; his early interest in music; his job at the Glass Eye Studio in Seattle; his formative years as a glass blower in Seattle and at Pilchuck Glass School; his early styles and processes in the modern Venetian tradition; his interest in Tlingit motifs; early mentors including David Svenson, Joe David, and Tony Jojola; collaboration in the studio with other glass artists and other native artists who work with various media; his interest in the modernist primitivist art movement; the character of significant exhibitions and commissions; his collaborative project with David Svenson and native Alaskans on the Pilchuck Founders' Totem; how he met his wife in Sweden; descriptions of his processes and techniques, including lighting techniques; his retrospective at the Museum of Glass in Tacoma and the Smithsonian's Gustave Heye Center in New York; current and future directions of his work; the character of his studio, including the contributions of his assistants; collaborations with other native artists including Tammy Garcia, Joe Feddersen, and Maori jade carver Lewis Gardiner; his interest in Jungian psychology and shamanism; his relationship with critics, collectors, and dealers; and his involvement with native communities. Singletary also recalls Dante Marioni, Paul Marioni, Benjamin Moore, Lino Tagliapietra, Dale Chihuly, Dan Dailey, Stanislav Libensky, Napoleone Martinuzzi, David Svenson, Keke Cribbs, Joe David, Tony Jojola, John Hauberg, Richard Royal, Tammy Garcia, Joe Feddersen, Brian Jungen, and James Luna.
Biographical / Historical:
Preston Singletary (1963- ) is a glass artist in Seattle, Washington.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 memory cards as 8 digital sound files. Duration is 3 hr., 48 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:
Glass art -- Technique  Search this
Glass artists -- Washington (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Glass blowing and working  Search this
Modernism (Art)  Search this
Primitivism in art  Search this
Tlingit art  Search this
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Tlingit sculpture  Search this
Function:
Artists' studios
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.single11
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-single11
Online Media:

Agency history, 1990-2005, 2014-

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of the Deputy Director  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
Evelyn, Douglas E. 1941-  Search this
Warren, Dave  Search this
Monenerkit, Machel  Search this
Heye Foundation Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1990
1990-2005
1990-2005, 2014-
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00208
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221299

Agency history, 1989-

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Subject:
Heye, George G (George Gustav) 1874-1957  Search this
Perrot, H. Ross  Search this
West, W. Richard  Search this
Monenerkit, Machel  Search this
Bush, George W (George Walker) 1946-  Search this
Gilbert, Cass 1859-1934  Search this
Cardinal, Douglas  Search this
Weller, Lou  Search this
Gover, Kevin 1955-  Search this
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
American Museum of Natural History  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Alexander Hamilton United States Custom House (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Cultural Resources Center  Search this
Polshek Partnership Architects  Search this
Tobey + Davis  Search this
Venturi Scott Brown and Associates  Search this
Native American Design Collaborative  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Jones, House, and Sakiestewa  Search this
Jones & Jones  Search this
SmithGroup (Firm)  Search this
Our Universes: Traditional Knowledge Shapes Our World (Exhibition) (2004- : Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Our Peoples: Giving Voice to Our Histories (Exhibition) (2004-2014: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Our Lives: Contemporary Life and Identities (Exhibition) (2004-2015: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1989
1989-
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00165
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221218

Secretary Adams at Signing Ceremony NMAI

Author:
Minor-Penland, Laurie  Search this
Subject:
Adams, Robert McCormick 1926-2018  Search this
Force, Roland W  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
United States Congress  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Place:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1989
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Harjo, Suzan  Search this
Inouye, Daniel K  Search this
Baker, Dick  Search this
Campbell, Ben Nighthorse  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Secretariats  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Standard number:
89-8343-11or 89-8343.11
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10046

W. Richard West

Author:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Person, candid
Date:
1990
Topic:
Directors  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Standard number:
90-6957-28
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10142

NMAI Director West with Kevin Costner

Author:
Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017  Search this
Subject:
West, W. Richard  Search this
Costner, Kevin  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
1990
Topic:
Museum directors  Search this
Rewards (Prizes, etc.)  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Awards  Search this
Medals  Search this
Standard number:
90-15567-32A
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10152

Participants in the NMAI Parade

Author:
Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017  Search this
Subject:
Birthday Party on the Mall (Event)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 6w x 4h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
1996
Topic:
Smithsonian's 150th Birthday Party  Search this
Sesquicentennial of the Smithsonian Institution (Event)  Search this
Anniversaries  Search this
Event  Search this
Museum visitors  Search this
Parades  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Standard number:
96-25358-35 or 96-25358.35
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10474

National Museum of the American Indian, 2004

Author:
Lautman, Robert  Search this
Subject:
Cardinal, Douglas  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2 Color: Color and Black and White ; Size: 9 w x 13 h; Type of Image: Exterior ; Medium: Digital Image
Type:
Exterior
Digital Image
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
United States of America, District of Columbia, Washington, Southwest, Smithsonian Quadrangle
Date:
2004
Topic:
New Museums  Search this
Museums  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Digital images  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Openings  Search this
Indians of North America--Museums  Search this
Architects  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2010-0489 and SIA2010-0490
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12229
Online Media:

Construction of NMAI from Independence Avenue

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 5.28w x 3.75h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Digital Image
Type:
Exterior
Digital Image
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
2004
Topic:
Construction equipment  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Construction (Buildings)  Search this
Standard number:
SIA06-012_D00002 or #384
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12795

NMAI Atrium During Construction

Author:
Di Loreto, James  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 10.08w x 6.72h; Type of Image: Interior; Medium: Digital Image
Type:
Photographic print
Interior
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
March 9, 2004
Topic:
Construction equipment  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Construction (Buildings)  Search this
Interior architecture  Search this
Standard number:
2004-23223
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12799

NMAI Model

Author:
Strauss, Richard  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 10w x 6.79h; Type of Image: Object; Exterior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
February 16, 2001
Topic:
Museum buildings  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Models  Search this
Standard number:
2001-1170
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12801

Alexander Hamilton Customs House

Author:
Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017  Search this
Subject:
Gilbert, Cass 1859-1934  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Customs House  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 ; Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic Print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Place:
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1991
Topic:
New Museums  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Eclecticism in architecture  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1527 and 91-8290-3
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12809

Opening of NMAI with Elders on Mall

Author:
Clark, Chip  Search this
Hurlbert, Donald E 1954-2015  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 10w x 7.91h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Digital Image
Type:
Event
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
September 21, 2004
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Event  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Openings  Search this
Standard number:
2004-55090
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12815

Aerial View of NMAI Construction from the South

Author:
Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
National Building Museum (U.S.)  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
East Building of the National Gallery of Art (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 42.22w x 28h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
United States of America, District of Columbia, Washington, Southwest, National Museum of the American Indian
Date:
June 30, 2002
Topic:
Construction equipment  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Construction (Buildings)  Search this
Standard number:
2002-19405
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12819
Online Media:

Opening Day Procession for NMAI

Author:
Long, Eric  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 10.03w x 6.67h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Digital Image
Type:
Event
Photographic print
Group, candid
Exterior
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
September 21, 2004
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Openings  Search this
Event  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
New Museums  Search this
Sioux Indians  Search this
Standard number:
2006-6080
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12820

Family Day at the NMAI Cultural Resources Center

Author:
Dorwin, Harold  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Cultural Resources Center  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Event; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Event
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
October 25, 2003
Topic:
Event  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Museum storage facilities  Search this
Baskets  Search this
Standard number:
2003-37857
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12821

Visitors Entering the Opening of the George Gustav Heye Center of the National Museum of the American Indian

Author:
Sarna, Martin  Search this
Subject:
Gilbert, Cass 1859-1934  Search this
Alexander Hamilton Customs House  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) George Gustav Heye Center  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White ; Size: 8w x 10h ; Type of Image: Event ; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Event
Photographic print
Place:
New York
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
October 30, 1994
Topic:
Eclecticism in architecture  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Museums  Search this
Buildings  Search this
Museum openings  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1381
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12962

Postcard for NMAI Groundbreaking Ceremony

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 2; Color: Color; Size: 4.2w x 6h; Type of Image: Postcard; Medium: Paper
Type:
Postcard
Paper
Date:
1999
Topic:
Postcard  Search this
Groundbreaking  Search this
Art  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2013-07854 (front) and SIA2013-07855 (back)
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_13989
Online Media:

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