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ID: 500108626
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500108626

 

Record Type: Person
Edwards, Melvin (American sculptor, born 1937)

Note: Melvin Edwards is an African-American sculptor who was born in Houston, Texas. His work consists mainly of metal outdoor sculpture. He was educated at the University of Southern California and the University of California, Los Angeles.

Names:
Edwards, Melvin (preferred,V,index,LC)
Melvin Edwards (V,display)
Mel Edwards (V)
Edwards, Mel (V)
Edwards, Melvin E. (U)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)
African American

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
sculptor
printmaker
educator

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Houston (Harris county, Texas, United States) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   Los Angeles (Los Angeles county, California, United States) (inhabited place)
active:   New York City (New York state, United States) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Edwards, Melvin (I)

Biographies:
(American sculptor, born 1937) ..... [VP Preferred]
(American painter, sculptor, b.1937) ..... [BHA]
(artist, born 1937) ..... [GRL]
(American artist, born 1937) ..... [MoMA]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Edwards, Mel ........ [GRL, MoMA, VP]
..........................  Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 339
..........................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) nr 94015341
..........................  MoMA, Spreadsheet of artist authority designations (2019-)
Edwards, Melvin ........ [BHA Preferred, GRL Preferred, MoMA Preferred, VP]
................................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
................................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules 1685
................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) nr 94015341
................................  Now Dig This! Hammer (2012)
Edwards, Melvin E. ........ [GRL]
.....................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) nr 94015341
Mel Edwards ........ [VP]
........................  Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 210
Melvin Edwards ........ [MoMA, VP]
..............................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-)
..............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules

Subject: ........ [BHA, Gallery Systems, GRL, MoMA, VP]
....................  Artists, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) New York (2000-) http://www.moma.org/collection/artists/1685
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Cederholm, Afro-American artists (1973) 87-88
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: nr94015341
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules 1685
....................  International Directory of Exhibiting Artists (1982-) 1983
....................  Kingsley, Afro-American abstraction (1982)
....................  Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 210-211; 339; 210
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: nr94015341
....................  MoMA, Spreadsheet of artist authority designations (2019-)
....................  VIAF: Virtual International Authority File [online] (2009-) 96494220
....................  Whitney Museum of American Art Online Catalog (2005-)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Cederholm, Afro-American artists (1973) 87-88
.......... Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 210-211
.......... Now Dig This! Hammer (2012)
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