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Philip Brookman papers

Creator:
Brookman, Philip  Search this
Names:
Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery  Search this
Washington Project for the Arts (D.C.)  Search this
Avalos, David  Search this
Hock, Louis  Search this
Extent:
3.5 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1977-1993
Summary:
The papers of curator Philip Brookman measure 3.5 linear feet and date from 1977 to 1993. The collection documents Brookman's exhibition, writing, and filmmaking projects in the form of artist files, exhibition files, professional files, and subject and research files. Much of the material concerns the production and distribution of Brookman's 1988 video documentary about Chicano art in California, Mi Otro Yo (My Other Self), that grew out of the exhibition and conference "Califas: An Exhibition of Chicano Art and Culture in California," held at University of California, Santa Cruz in 1981 and 1982.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of curator Philip Brookman measure 3.5 linear feet and date from 1977 to 1993. The collection documents Brookman's exhibition, writing, and filmmaking projects in the form of artist files, exhibition files, professional files, and subject and research files. Much of the material concerns the production and distribution of Brookman's 1988 video documentary about Chicano art in California, Mi Otro Yo (My Other Self), that grew out of the exhibition and conference "Califas: An Exhibition of Chicano Art and Culture in California," held at University of California, Santa Cruz in 1981 and 1982.

Artist files are for David Avalos, Guillermo Gómez-Peña, Louis Hock, Elizabeth Sisco, and others. Exhibition files include correspondence, notes, loan agreements, and printed material concerning Made in Aztlán, Photographing Ourselves: Contemporary Native American Photography, Chicano Art: Resistance and Affirmation/CARA among others. Professional files provide documentation on "El Centro Cultural de la Raza - Fifteen Years," Culture Wars: Documents from the Recent Controversies in the Arts, and various projects at Washington Project for the Arts.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as five series.

Series 1: Artist Files, 1981-1991 (Box 1; 0.5 linear feet)

Series 2: Exhibition Files, 1982-1992 (Boxes 1-2; 1.0 linear feet)

Series 3: Professional Files, 1982-1991 (Boxes 2-3, OV 5; 0.8 linear feet)

Series 4: Subject and Research Files, 1977-1993 (Box 3; 0.4 linear feet)

Series 5: Califas Documentation, 1981-1993 (Boxes 3-4, OV 5; 0.8 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
Philip Brookman is a curator in California and Washington, D.C. He was director of the Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery at the University of California at Santa Cruz from 1974 to 1983, a curator at El Centro Cultural de la Raza in San Diego from 1985 to 1986, and a curator at the Washington Project for the Arts from 1987 to 1997. Brookman was also Curator of Photography and Media Arts at the Corcoran Gallery of Art and is a consulting curator at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. He and his wife, Amy Brookman, co-directed the documentary Mi Otro Yo (My Other Self) about Chicano art in California which grew out of the Califas conference held at the University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC) in 1982.
Provenance:
The papers were donated by Philip Brookman in 1999.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Art museum curators -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Art museum curators -- California  Search this
Topic:
Mexican American art  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Chicano art  Search this
Citation:
Philip Brookman papers, 1977-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.broophil
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Philip Brookman papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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ead_collection:sova-aaa-broophil

"(Notes taken at) Leach Lectures and Film Comments, ".

Collection Creator:
Gordon, Elizabeth, 1906-2000  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960 May 24th
Scope and Contents note:
Copy of typed transcription of notes possibly referring to prewar film shot by professional Japanese filmmakers at Hamadi Shoji studio in Mashiko.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
No restrictions on use.
Collection Citation:
The Elizabeth Gordon Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Gift of Elizabeth Gordon, 1988
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Elizabeth Gordon Papers
Elizabeth Gordon Papers / Series 2: "Shibui" Research / 2.3: Research -- Research Notes
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1988-03-ref69

Oral History Interview with Eli Noyes

Interviewer:
Meghelli, Samir  Search this
Creator:
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (MP3)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Oral histories (document genres)
Interviews
Place:
Adams Morgan (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
2017 April 13
Scope and Contents:
Interview created as part of the research for the Anacostia Community Museum's "A Right to the City" exhibition.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Filmmakers  Search this
Documentary films  Search this
African American schools -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Neighborhoods -- Washington, D.C. -- History  Search this
Genre/Form:
Oral histories (document genres)
Interviews -- 21st century
Citation:
Interview with Eli Noyes, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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A Right to the City Exhibition Records
A Right to the City Exhibition Records / Series I: Oral History Interviews
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-119-ref9

A Conversation with Uli Sigg and Michael Schindhelm

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-08-04T17:33:44.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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FreerSackler
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Puppet-making Workshop: Yamasong Puppets

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-08-04T17:33:34.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
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Film Discussion: "The Wandering Chef" with Jiho Lim and Park Hye-Ryoung

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-08-04T17:33:54.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
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Panel Discussion: Asian Futurisms

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-01-13T00:50:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
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Meet Iranian Filmmaker Mona Zandi Haghighi

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-02-21T22:55:36.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_qcRq9oWLf-0

Meet Iranian Filmmaker Shahram Mokri

Creator:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-02-08T16:16:03.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, Asian  Search this
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FreerSackler
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
YouTube Channel:
FreerSackler
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_xi_8q3OUkTM

Interview with Casey Anderson

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
Interviews
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-03-02T18:29:52.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
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edanmdm:yt_6nYQn6TX0LI

A Lion Chasing a Warthog is Gold for Filmmaker Sam Davis 🎥 Big Cat Country | Smithsonian Channel

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-11-07T16:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
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smithsonianchannel
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A Filmmaker Stumbles Across a Lioness and her Cubs

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-02-11T16:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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smithsonianchannel
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Casey Anderson's Wild Tracks 101: Battle of the Bighorns

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2019-12-06T16:30:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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smithsonianchannel
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A Filmmaker Tells the Story of African-American Astronauts

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-02-24T16:30:00.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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smithsonianchannel
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The Filmmaker Who Exposed Nazi Germany

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-10-04T23:13:01.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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Why Filmmakers Love New York City

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-09-01T14:46:32.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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The Aftermath of the Deadliest School Massacre in U.S. History

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-08-28T15:30:03.000Z
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Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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Why Filmmakers Love New York City

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2013-08-05T17:47:43.000Z
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Entertainment  Search this
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Smithsonian Channel
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Meet the Archivist: Pam Wintle

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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YouTube Videos
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2020-06-12T19:57:12.000Z
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Smithsonian Channel
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Tracking Down 5 Missing Lion Cubs 🔍 Big Cat Country | Smithsonian Channel

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2020-12-27T16:30:02.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
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