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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Powell, Richard J., 1953- To conserve a legacy.
Andover, Mass. : Addison Gallery of American Art ; New York : The Studio Museum in Harlem ; Cambridge, Mass. : Distributed by MIT Press, 1999
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Richard J Powell; Jock Reynolds; Studio Museum in Harlem.; Addison Gallery of American Art.
|ISBN:||0262161869 9780262161862 0262661519 9780262661515|
|Notes:||Catalog of a traveling exhibition held at the Studio Museum of Harlem, Mar. 17-June 27, 1999 and the Addison Gallery of American Art, July-Oct., 1999 and other institutions.|
|Description:||240 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction / Kinshasha Holman Conwill --
Profiles of the participating historically black colleges and universities. Clark Atlanta University Art Galleries, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, Georgia ; Fisk University Galleries and Collections, Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee ; Hampton University Museum, Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia ; Howard University Gallery of Art, Howard University, Washington, D.C. ; North Carolina Central University Art Museum, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina ; Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, Alabama --
To conserve a legacy : American art from historically black colleges and universities / Dr. Richard J. Powell --
Conservation and photographic archives. Painters painting, conservators conserving : the laying on of many hands ; Lux, lies, and compromise : the politics of light exposure ; Preserving the cyanotype : unlimited access and exhibition through digital image surrogates ; Laurel and hardship : the tales of two picture frames ; The Hampton Camera Club ; Chronicling Tuskegee in photographs : a simple version ; Conservation directions for sculpture : cleaning and compensation of Edmonia Lewis's The old arrow maker and his daughter.
|Responsibility:||Richard J. Powell, Jock Reynolds ; with an introduction by Kinshasha Holman Conwill.|
"This book serves as the catalogue for a major exhibition and conservation project organized by the Addison Gallery of American Art and The Studio Museum in Harlem, in association with the Williamstown Art Conservation Center and the six participating HBCUs."--Jacket.
- African American art -- Exhibitions.
- African American universities and colleges -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
- Art -- Private collections -- Southern States -- Exhibitions.
- Art, American -- Exhibitions.
- Art -- Private collections -- United States.
- Art, Modern -- United States -- Exhibitions.
- Colleges and universities, Black -- United States.
- Universités noires américaines.
- Art noir américain.