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Walter Clemmons photograph album

Creator:
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-  Search this
Names:
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-  Search this
Extent:
1 Microfilm reel
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
circa 1980
Scope and Contents:
This microfilm collection consists of a photograph album compiled by Walter Clemmons, an African American self-taught sculptor. The photograph album consists primarily of photographs of Clemmons' sculpture, as well as a clipping and an exhibition announcement.
Biographical / Historical:
Walter Clemmons (1956- ) is an African American self-taught sculptor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He works primarily in copper and plastic wire.
Provenance:
Microfilmed in 1991 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Folk art -- Photographs  Search this
Sculpture, American -- Photographs  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.clemwalt
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96fe3aadb-ce0f-4867-b967-423be562f981
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-clemwalt

Oral history interview with Walter Clemmons

Interviewee:
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-  Search this
Interviewer:
Lindsey, Jack  Search this
Extent:
65 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1990 July 26
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Walter Clemmons conducted 1990 July 26, by Jack Lindsey for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.
Clemmons speaks about the development of his wire art beginning with his work as a child; individual pieces created throughout his career including subjects and their sources; technical issues such as materials and methods; and his exhibition history.
Biographical / Historical:
Walter Clemmons (1956- ) is a sculptor from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 27 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' 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.
Restrictions:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Folk artists -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.clemmo90
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95a330df6-8d12-4560-8689-637c8a16c4e2
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-clemmo90
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Walter Clemmons, 1990 July 26

Interviewee:
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-  Search this
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-  Search this
Interviewer:
Lindsey, Jack  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculpture -- Technique -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11476
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213644
AAA_collcode_clemmo90
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213644

Walter Clemmons photograph album, circa 1980

Creator:
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-  Search this
Clemmons, Walter, 1956-  Search this
Subject:
Clemmons, Walter  Search this
Topic:
Folk art -- Photographs  Search this
Sculpture, American -- Photographs  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10777
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214401
AAA_collcode_clemwalt
Theme:
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214401

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