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Murals without walls [videorecording] / WNET/Thirteen; director, Alfred Broderick; producer, Elizabeth Davis; artistic consultant, Ruth Bowman

Creator:
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Names:
American Federation of Arts  Search this
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Bowman, Ruth, 1923-  Search this
Broderick, Alfred  Search this
Davis, Elizabeth  Search this
Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948  Search this
Extent:
1 Videocassettes (U-matic) ((30 min), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Place:
Newark Airport
Date:
1979
Scope and Contents:
Describes the 1972 discovery and later conservation of Arshile Gorky's murals "Aviation" at the Newark, N.J. International Airport, executed in 1937 by Gorky as part of the Work Projects Administration art project. Art historian Ruth Bowman, N.J. Port Authority employees Saul Wenegrat and Stephen Staempler, and conservator Carroll Wales of Oliver Bros. are among those who describe their involvement. The murals are now in the Newark Museum.
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York : WNET/Thirteen, 1979.
General:
Broadcast Dec. 1978 on WNET/Thirteen's Dateline, N.J. series. U-matic video produced April 16, 1979.
Based on the exhibition "Murals Without Walls: Arshile Gorky's Aviation Murals Rediscovered," Newark Museum, Nov. 1978-March 1979.
Provenance:
Donated by the American Federation of Arts, who sponsored a tour of the Newark Museum exhibition "Murals Without Walls: Arshile Gorky's Aviation Murals Rediscovered," July 1979-December 1980. The exhibit was curated by Ruth Bowman.
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- New Jersey -- Newark  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.wnettelv
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wnettelv

Murals without walls [videorecording] / WNET/Thirteen; director, Alfred Broderick; producer, Elizabeth Davis; artistic consultant, Ruth Bowman, 1979

Creator:
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
Bowman, Ruth  Search this
Broderick, Alfred  Search this
Davis, Elizabeth  Search this
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Place:
Newark Airport
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- New Jersey -- Newark  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21876
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214566
AAA_collcode_wnettelv
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214566

Stephen Stempler papers relating to Arshile Gorky murals, 1977

Creator:
Stempler, Stephen  Search this
Subject:
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
Federal Art Project (N.J.)  Search this
Place:
Newark Airport
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York -- Photographs  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- New Jersey -- Newark  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10281
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213465
AAA_collcode_stemstep
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213465

Stephen Stempler papers relating to Arshile Gorky murals

Creator:
Stempler, Stephen  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project (N.J.)  Search this
Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948  Search this
Extent:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
Newark Airport
Date:
1977
Scope and Contents:
Three photographs and two clippings about Stempler's discovery in 1972 of two mural panels by Gorky at the Newark, New Jersey Airport, executed while Gorky worked for the W.P.A. Federal Art Project in 1937. [Microfilm title: Arshile Gorky papers]
Biographical / Historical:
Stempler was an employee of the Port Authority of New York. He had known of the existence of the murals from Saul Wenegrat of the Port Authority's Architectural Services, and discovered them while surveying the art deco architectural details of the building.
Other Title:
Arshile Gorky papers (microfilm title)
Provenance:
Donated by Stephen Stempler, 1977.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York -- Photographs  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Conservation and restoration  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- New Jersey -- Newark  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.stemstep
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-stemstep

A New Deal for public art : murals from Federal Work Programs / [organized by New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation Public Art Program in collaboration with the Bronx Museum of the Arts]

Author:
New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation Public Art Program  Search this
Bronx Museum of the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
42 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1993
C1993
20th century
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration, American--Exhibitions  Search this
Mural painting and decoration--Exhibitions  Search this
Mural painting and decoration, American--Conservation and restoration--Exhibitions  Search this
Mural painting and decoration--Conservation and restoration--Exhibitions  Search this
Federal aid to the arts--Exhibitions  Search this
New Deal art  Search this
Call number:
ND2638.N4 N49 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_520362

Synthetic media and modern painting : a case study in the sociology of innovation / by Janet Lee Ann Marontate

Author:
Marontate, Janet Lee Ann  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. (xxiv, 478, xxxvii leaves) : ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1996
20th century
Topic:
Painting--Technique  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Painting--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Painting, Canadian  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Call number:
ND1471 .M37 1996a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_534313

Thomas Hart Benton : the America today murals / Emily Braun & Thomas Branchick

Title:
America today murals
Author:
Braun, Emily 1957-  Search this
Branchick, Thomas 1951-  Search this
Williams College Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Benton, Thomas Hart 1889-1975 America today Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
83 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
In art
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
New York
United States
Date:
1985
C1985
20th century
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration, American--Conservation and restoration--Exhibitions  Search this
Mural painting and decoration--Conservation and restoration--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.B475 B8
N40.1.B475B8
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_276225

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