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Amalia Amaki : boxes, buttons and the blues / foreword by Judy L. Larson ; essays by Andrea D. Barnwell, Gloria Wade Gayles, Leslie King-Hammond.

Other Title:
Boxes, buttons and the blues
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : National Museum of Women in the Arts, 2005. , ©2005
Format/Description:
Book
[5], 6-135, [1] pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Subjects:
Amaki, Amalia K., 1949- -- Washington (D. C.) -- Exhibitions.
Washington (D.C.)
Form/Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
Exhibition catalogs.
Place of Publication:
United States Washington D.C.
United States Georgia Atlanta.
United States Washington Seattle.
England London.
Summary:
Catalog of an exhibition held at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C., June 10-Sept. 25, 2005 and at Spelman College Museum of Fine Art, Atlanta, Jan. 26-May 13, 2006. Retrospective mixed-media exhibition featuring photographs, quilts, souvenir fans, and digitally manipulated photographs, incorporating fabric, beads, pearls, buttons, paint, found objects, and glitter. Includes an interview with the artist.
Contents:
Foreword / Judy L. Larson
Sponsor's statement / Ingrid Saunders Jones
Acknowledgments ; Introduction / Andrea D. Barnwell
My mother, my father, my art: genetic links to boxes, buttons and the blues: an interview of Amalia Amaki / Gloria Wade Gayles
Potent stuff: memory, imagination and meaning in the aesthetic life of Amalia Amaki / Leslie King-Hammond
Amalia Amaki's Curio cabinet / Andrea D. Barnwell.
Notes:
Foreword / Judy L. Larson -- Sponsor's statement / Ingrid Saunders Jones -- Acknowledgments ; Introduction / Andrea D. Barnwell -- My mother, my father, my art: genetic links to boxes, buttons and the blues: an interview of Amalia Amaki / Gloria Wade Gayles -- Potent stuff: memory, imagination and meaning in the aesthetic life of Amalia Amaki / Leslie King-Hammond -- Amalia Amaki's Curio cabinet / Andrea D. Barnwell.
Includes bibliographical references (page 134).
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2005
Contributor:
Larson, Judy L., contributor.
Brownlee, Andrea Barnwell, contributor.
Gayles, Gloria Jean Wade, contributor.
King-Hammond, Leslie, 1944- contributor.
National Museum of Women in the Arts (U.S.), issuing body.
Spelman College. Museum of Fine Art. issuing body.
University of Washington Press, issuing body.
Collection of Joanna Banks African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0295985410
9780295985411
OCLC:
61217479
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