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The Resource African Americans in art : selections from the Art Institute of Chicago

African Americans in art : selections from the Art Institute of Chicago

Label
African Americans in art : selections from the Art Institute of Chicago
Title
African Americans in art
Title remainder
selections from the Art Institute of Chicago
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book reflects the growing collection of art by African Americans in the city's [Chicago] leading art organization, The Art Institute of Chicago. Intended to provide an overview of the concerns surrounding race in art, to celebrate the achievements of a number of gifted African American artists, and to provide a broad and multifacted view of American art and culture, this book includes four intriguing essays and a stunning portfolio of twenty-nine images illustrated in full color, with informative, brief entries examining individual works."--Page 4 of cover
Biography type
contains biographical information
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Art Institute of Chicago
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  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • African American art
  • African American artists
  • African Americans in art
Target audience
adult
Label
African Americans in art : selections from the Art Institute of Chicago
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-136)
Contents
Introduction / Susan F. Rossen -- Frederick Douglass chooses his moment / Colin L. Westerbeck -- Representing race : disjunctures in the work of Archibald J. Motley, Jr. / Amy M. Mooney -- A portfolio of works by African American artists continuing the dialogue : a work in progress / Andrea D. Barnwell and Kirsten P. Buick -- Plates and entries / Andrea D. Barnwell ... [et al.] -- Marion Perkins : a Chicago sculptor rediscovered / Daniel Schulman -- Fragmented documents : works by Lorna Simpson, Carrie Mae Weems, and Willie Robert Middlebrook in the Art Institute of Chicago / Cherise Smith
Control code
42584207
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
136 p.
Isbn
9780295978338
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780295978338
  • (Sirsi) 365531
  • (OCoLC)475189362
Label
African Americans in art : selections from the Art Institute of Chicago
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-136)
Contents
Introduction / Susan F. Rossen -- Frederick Douglass chooses his moment / Colin L. Westerbeck -- Representing race : disjunctures in the work of Archibald J. Motley, Jr. / Amy M. Mooney -- A portfolio of works by African American artists continuing the dialogue : a work in progress / Andrea D. Barnwell and Kirsten P. Buick -- Plates and entries / Andrea D. Barnwell ... [et al.] -- Marion Perkins : a Chicago sculptor rediscovered / Daniel Schulman -- Fragmented documents : works by Lorna Simpson, Carrie Mae Weems, and Willie Robert Middlebrook in the Art Institute of Chicago / Cherise Smith
Control code
42584207
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
136 p.
Isbn
9780295978338
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780295978338
  • (Sirsi) 365531
  • (OCoLC)475189362

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