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"Modern Cuff" by Art Smith

Created by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
copper and brass (alloy)
Dimensions:
2 5/8 × 2 5/8 × 4 in. (6.7 × 6.7 × 10.2 cm)
Type:
bracelets (jewelry)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.322
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a0b75bdc-dddc-446e-a054-c413c772093a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.322

Triangular metal logo design by Art Smith

Created by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
copper alloy, brass (alloy), and silver
Dimensions:
Archives: 7.8Feet (0.1Meters)
H x W x D: 1 × 1 5/16 × 1/8 in. (2.5 × 3.4 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
metalwork
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Business  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Russell
Object number:
A2018.110.1.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Archive
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55470d1db-4bac-472e-b5fc-e0ee7cbff4a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_A2018.110.1.1.2
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Square metal design by Art Smith

Created by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
copper alloy and silver
Dimensions:
Archives: 7.8Feet (0.1Meters)
H x W x D: 1 × 1 × 3/16 in. (2.5 × 2.6 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
metalwork
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Business  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Charles L. Russell
Object number:
A2018.110.1.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Archive
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd558a2b409-caf7-46a3-a930-44e48f0482e8
EDAN-URL:
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Modernist copper cuff bracelet by Art Smith

Designed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
copper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 1/4 × 2 5/16 × 1 5/8 in. (5.7 × 5.9 × 4.1 cm)
Type:
jewelry
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1950
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.173.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56ca3465e-758c-4dc3-8f86-1a030ee4bb9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.173.1
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"Three Hole" brass cuff by Art Smith

Designed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Owned by:
Anne Williams, American, born 1924  Search this
Signed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 × 2 1/2 × 2 in. (7.6 × 6.4 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
bracelets (jewelry)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.174.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Jewelry Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Adornment
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50a10fcfb-e28f-491d-a475-5f321da62da1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.174.3
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Brass loop earrings by Art Smith

Designed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Owned by:
Anne Williams, American, born 1924  Search this
Medium:
brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2016.174.1a): 3 1/4 × 2 1/2 × 1/2 in. (8.3 × 6.4 × 1.3 cm)
H x W x D (2016.174.1b): 3 1/4 × 2 1/2 × 1/4 in. (8.3 × 6.4 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
earrings
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.174.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Jewelry Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Adornment
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58136b9a5-f2e6-473e-b85d-6f45be57e79b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.174.1ab
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Silver "dinner gong" and "wishbone" earrings by Art Smith

Designed by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Owned by:
Anne Williams, American, born 1924  Search this
Medium:
silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Dimensions for both): 4 × 1 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (10.2 × 3.8 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
earrings
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.174.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Art Smith Jewelry Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd576d45b24-7047-48fb-a75a-34dab41554ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.174.2ab

Art Blakey, 1980

Photograph by:
David D. Spitzer, American  Search this
Subject of:
Art Blakey, American, 1919 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 13 3/4 x 10 3/16 in. (34.9 x 25.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 x 11 in. (35.2 x 28 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Date:
1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number:
2012.164.137
Restrictions & Rights:
© David D. Spitzer
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e191a139-0c0f-4ccc-826a-e6982fc3ee66
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.164.137

Drumstick used by Art Blakey

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Art Blakey, American, 1919 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
wood, acetal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16 1/4 × 9/16 × 9/16 in. (41.3 × 1.4 × 1.4 cm)
Type:
drumsticks
Date:
1970-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter Bradley
Object number:
2012.36.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd564351fe5-db43-40bd-976b-fe7c8c747e87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.36.6

Drumstick used by Art Blakey

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Art Blakey, American, 1919 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15 7/8 × 5/8 × 5/8 in. (40.3 × 1.6 × 1.6 cm)
Type:
drumsticks
Date:
1947-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter Bradley
Object number:
2012.36.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bb33b4c1-1041-4dc4-a8b1-f7a33c83daa9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.36.7

The Beauty of Art

Artist:
Shi Lu 石魯 (1919-1982)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sight): 141 × 64.8 cm (55 1/2 × 25 1/2 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
1970s
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert H. Ellsworth
Accession Number:
F2017.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3572137af-f3f4-49b0-90aa-2c25cb01bdcd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F2017.3
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Art

Collection Creator:
Arquin, Florence  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 28-38
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940-circa 1955
Collection Restrictions:
The Florence Arquin papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
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:
Florence Arquin papers, 1923-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Florence Arquin papers
Florence Arquin papers / Series 3: Writings and Notes / Notebooks
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9935ef513-a54d-480e-8b2d-6ea342acfa67
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arquflor-ref56

"Art"

Collection Creator:
Graham, John, 1887-1961  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1960
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
Reel 5049: Museum of Modern Art, NY: John Graham Notebooks: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from the Museum of Modern Art. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
John Graham Papers, 1799-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John D. Graham papers
John D. Graham papers / Series 4: Writings / Essays by Graham
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9020c80ab-a174-4dcf-bc9d-9d8b64d6998d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-grahjohn-ref184

Art

Collection Creator:
Graham, John, 1887-1961  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961
undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via the Archives of American Art website.
Collection Rights:
Reel 5049: Museum of Modern Art, NY: John Graham Notebooks: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from the Museum of Modern Art. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
John Graham Papers, 1799-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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John D. Graham papers
John D. Graham papers / Series 4: Writings / Miscellaneous Notes and Writings by Subject
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw966e9577e-8ae1-4f2f-b981-1604151653c9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-grahjohn-ref199

Drumsticks used by Art Blakey

Created by:
Vic Firth Company, American, founded 1963  Search this
Used by:
Art Blakey, American, 1919 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
wood
Dimensions:
2012.36.4a: 16 x 1/2 x 1/2 in. (40.6 x 1.3 x 1.3 cm)
2012.36.4b: 16 x 1/2 x 1/2 in. (40.6 x 1.3 x 1.3 cm)
Type:
drumsticks
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter Bradley
Object number:
2012.36.4ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5665b0e78-9453-4089-863f-781e34ac34bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.36.4ab
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Art Feeds on Art

Collection Creator:
Feitelson, Lorser, 1898-1978  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 36
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1940s-1950s
Collection 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.
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:
Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg papers, circa 1890s-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg papers
Lorser Feitelson and Helen Lundeberg papers / Series 7: Writings / Writings by Feitelson
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e51694ed-ae2d-41dd-aefb-d42fe1f12b01
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-feitlors-ref401

"Art and Art appreciation"

Collection Creator:
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 45
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
Max Spoerri interview: Authorization to quote or reproduce for purposes of publication requires written permission from Max Spoerri. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
Hans Hofmann papers, circa 1904-2011, bulk 1945-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Hans Hofmann papers
Hans Hofmann papers / Series 3: Writings / 3.1: By Hofmann / 3.1.4: Miscellaneous Writings
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92921fb60-cb9d-4751-8988-7ef4acf8b482
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-hofmhans-ref755

Labor Supported by Science and Art

Artist:
Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 83.8 x 155.6 x 43.8 cm (33 x 61 1/4 x 17 1/4 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Metalwork
Origin:
United States
Date:
ca. 1894-1900, cast in 1915
Topic:
casting  Search this
Scientific disciplines  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1915.68
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3ad0957a9-46a5-49f6-bc79-09d9419f4b7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1915.68
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Adage in running script: Art Endures Forever

Artist:
Shi Lu 石魯 (1919-1982)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 153.4 x 41.5 cm (60 3/8 x 16 5/16 in)
Type:
Calligraphy
Origin:
China
Date:
late 20th century
Period:
Modern period
Topic:
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
running script  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Hatfield Ellsworth in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number:
F1998.277
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye34a64925a-839d-4cae-bf9f-e0c3d63c5f5a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1998.277

Environmental art: Earth works / earth art / ecological art

Collection Creator:
Artists Talk on Art  Search this
Extent:
2 Videocassettes (U-matic) (duration 02:05:11)
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Date:
2003 March 28
Scope and Contents:
Moderated by Suzaan Boettger, with speakers Virginia Divan, John Gibson, Dennis Oppenheim, and Willoughby Sharp.
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 References 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:
Artists Talk on Art records, circa 1974-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Artists Talk on Art records
Artists Talk on Art records / Series 9: Video and Sound Recordings of Events
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95089201f-11f9-4802-bf9f-f9a1aacf5910
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-artitalk-ref1905

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