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Oral history interview with Sande Webster, 1990 March 13-28

Interviewee:
Webster, Sande, 1932-  Search this
Interviewer:
Pacini, Marina  Search this
Subject:
Sande Webster Gallery  Search this
Wallnuts Gallery  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Sande Webster, 1990 March 13-28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Recherché (Group)  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Women art dealers  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11473
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213407
AAA_collcode_webste90
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213407

Oral history interview with Don Camp, 1991 June 6

Interviewee:
Camp, Donald Eugene, 1940-  Search this
Interviewer:
Hunter, Anne S.  Search this
Subject:
Tyler School of Art  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Don Camp, 1991 June 6. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Photography, Artistic -- United States  Search this
Recherché (Group)  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American photographers  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11494
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214617
AAA_collcode_camp91
Theme:
African American
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214617

Oral history interview with Charles Searles, 1991 June 13

Interviewee:
Searles, Charles Robert, 1937-2004  Search this
Interviewer:
Veloric, Cynthia  Search this
Subject:
Sande Webster Gallery  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Charles Searles, 1991 June 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
African American art -- African influences  Search this
Recherché (Group)  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
African American sculptors  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11495
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214622
AAA_collcode_searle91
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214622

Recherché : James Brantley, Moe Brooker, Charles Burwell, Syd Carpenter, Nannette Acker Clark, Walter Edmonds, Carolynn Hayward-Jackson, Jimmy Mance, Hubert Taylor : [exhibition] January 8-February 2, 1990, Levy Gallery for the Arts in Philadelphia, Moore College of Art and Design

Author:
Levy Gallery for the Arts in Philadelphia  Search this
Physical description:
32 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Date:
1990
C1990
20th century
Topic:
African American art  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Recherché (Group of artists)  Search this
Call number:
N6538.N5 R28 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_457258

Recherch'e : Syd Carpenter, James Dupree, Carolyn Hayward-Jackson, Richard Jordan, Charles Searles, Herbert Taylor, Andrew Turner : [exhibition] February 24 to March 28, 1984, Sande Webster Gallery

Author:
Sande Webster Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
[28] p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
Date:
1984
C1984
20th century
Topic:
African American art  Search this
Art, American  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Recherché (Group of artists)  Search this
Call number:
N6538.N5 R282 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_457718

Oral history interview with Charles Searles

Interviewee:
Searles, Charles Robert, 1937-2004  Search this
Interviewer:
Veloric, Cynthia  Search this
Names:
Sande Webster Gallery  Search this
Extent:
149 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1991 June 13
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Charles Searles conducted 1991 June 13, by Cynthia Veloric, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.
Searles discusses his early life in Philadelphia; military service; discovering African sculpture; attending the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts; being included in the 1969 exhibit "New Black Artists"; traveling to Europe and Africa on a Cresson Fellowship from the PAFA; his experiences in Nigeria; exhibiting and teaching in Philadelphia, moving to New York City; his work in various media; subject matter; interest in dance and music; participating in Recherché; and being represented by the Sande Webster Gallery in Philadelphia.
Biographical / Historical:
Charles Robert Searles (1937-2004) was a sculptor, painter and muralist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 52 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art 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 administrators.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Sculptors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Muralists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Muralists -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
African American art -- African influences  Search this
Recherché (Group)  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
African American sculptors  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.searle91
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fd27f6d5-0130-4f99-bbb0-4f1276bf4d9a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-searle91
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Don Camp

Interviewee:
Camp, Donald Eugene, 1940-  Search this
Interviewer:
Hunter, Anne S.  Search this
Names:
Tyler School of Art  Search this
Extent:
166 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1991 June 6
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Don Camp conducted 1991 June 6, by Anne Schuster Hunter, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.
Camp discusses his family, childhood and education; serving in the military; teaching himself photography; interest in the work of Eugene Smith and Roy de Carava; working for the Philadelphia "Bulletin"; the importance of the Bahai religion; graduate work at Temple University's Tyler School of Art; the development of his photographic style; racism and multiculturalism; and the artists' group Recherché.
Biographical / Historical:
Donald Eugene Camp (1940- ) is a photographer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 13 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art 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 administrators.
Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Photographers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Photography, Artistic -- United States  Search this
Recherché (Group)  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American photographers  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.camp91
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9dd1f89bc-3304-4512-a690-90d307f69a72
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-camp91
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Sande Webster

Interviewee:
Webster, Sande  Search this
Interviewer:
Pacini, Marina  Search this
Names:
Sande Webster Gallery  Search this
Wallnuts Gallery  Search this
Extent:
139 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1990 March 13-28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Sande Webster conducted 1990 March 13-28, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Webster speaks of her background and education; her experiences working at the Berg Art Gallery, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania; opening the Wallnuts Gallery in Philadelphia, in 1969, with Meryl Aberman, Sari Robinson, and Denis Webster; the evolution of the gallery from its early years handling crafts, photographs, paintings and sculptures, and framing; changes in the gallery's exhibition philosophy over the years; the departure of the other partners which led to the change in name of the gallery to the Sande Webster Gallery; the opportunities for artists of color in Philadelphia, particularly through her gallery, and she describes the history and evolution of Recherché, a group of African-American artists who exhibit together to gain greater visibility for black artists, the commercial and critical response to the group, and to each of its members. She discusses the commercial and critical response to the group and each of its members. She comments upon the Philadelphia gallery scene and changes over the past twenty years.
Biographical / Historical:
Sande Webster (1932- ) is an art dealer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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:
Art dealers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Recherché (Group)  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Women art dealers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.webste90
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw971a89e29-6334-4311-aecc-09c286429a79
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-webste90
Online Media:

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