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Joyce Scott papers, 1954-2014

Creator:
Scott, Joyce J. (Joyce Jane), 1948-  Search this
Type:
Performances (creative events)
Sketchbooks
Interviews
Topic:
Quiltmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
Performance artists -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21713
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)398529
AAA_collcode_scotjoyc
Theme:
African American
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_398529

Joyce Scott papers

Creator:
Scott, Joyce, 1948-  Search this
Extent:
7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Performances (creative events)
Sketchbooks
Interviews
Date:
1954-2014
Scope and Contents:
The papers of African American artist Joyce Scott measure 7.0 linear feet and date from 1954-2014. Included is printed material regarding Scott; biographical material including school records; project and gallery files; illustrated journals; postcards written to Scott (many of wihich were used as source material for works of art); business cards; writings by Scott including poetry and her master's thesis, Time Against a Season, July 16, 1971; two photograph albums containing images of Scott and her works of art; a sketchbook; and over 30 VHS tapes, cassettes and a CD of interviews and performances by Scott.
Biographical / Historical:
Joyce Scott is an African American sculptor, quilter, bead-worker and performance artist in Baltimore, Maryland.
Provenance:
The Joyce Scott papers were donated in 2019 by Joyce Scott as part of the Archives' African American Collecting Initiative funded by the Henry Luce Foundation.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of audio visual recordings and born digital records with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
Topic:
Quiltmakers -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
Performance artists -- Maryland -- Baltimore  Search this
African American women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Performances (creative events)
Sketchbooks
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.scotjoyc
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-scotjoyc

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