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African-American Photog. Responses!!

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NCSEARCH Inc. (0006936310)
Sat, 16 Dec 95 18:28 EST


WOW !!!!! The response to my question for information on African-American
Photographers was unbelieveable. I received over 13 responses. Here is a
synopsis of the responses in case anyone else is interested. THANK YOU to
everyone who sent me information. What a wonderful welcome to a new member
like me! :-)

Concerning African-American Photographers:

Artist of Interest:

Gordan Parks
Robert S. Duncanson
Edward M. Bannister
Henry O. Tanner
Lewis Watts, College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland. CA
James Van DerZee, 1886-1983, documented Harlem Renn.

Publications of Interest:

-"The Learning Tree", by Gordan Parks
-"A History of African American Artists:1792-present", isbn# 0-394-57016-2
-Catalogue from " Songs of Our Lives", Smithsonian Institution of Traveling
Exhibiition Services
-"Syncopated Lives: Stories from Songs of Our Lives"
-Book on Subject, by Dr.Phil Dunn, Dept. of Art, University of SC-Columbia
-Catalgue on Gordan Parks from Beach Museum of Art

Videos of Interest:

-Techniques of the Masters", Kodak, Education Div. (interview of Gordan
Parks)

Museums of Interest:

-African-American Museum, Dallas,TX 214-565-9026
_Nat. Museum of African Art, Wash,DC 202-357-4600

Prepared from Information provided by members of Artsednet, Dec. 1995