Bibliography and Exhibitions
MONOGRAPHS AND SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
GENERAL BOOKS AND GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
BALTIMORE (MD). Murphy Fine Arts Center, Morgan State College.
Salute to the Barnett Aden Gallery.
November 24-December 20, 1968.
Exhib. cat., illus. Includes: A. B. Jackson, James C. McMillan, David Driskell, James V. Herring, James L. Wells, William H. Johnson, Sue Jane Mitchell Smock, Charles White, Samuel Brown, Hughie Lee-Smith; drawings: Norman Lewis, Adolphus Ealey, James Porter, Carroll Sockwell; oil paintings: Henry Ossawa Tanner, Aaron Douglas, Laura Wheeler Waring, Elizabeth Catlett, Lee-Smith, Edward M. Bannister, Ellis Wilson, Merton Simpson, Lois Mailou Jones, Aaron Douglas, Charles Sebree, Eldzier Cortor, John Farrar, Norman Lewis, David Driskell, Hale Woodruff, Archibald Motley, Romare Bearden, William E. Scott, Charles Davis, Charles White; watercolors: W. H. Johnson, Alma Thomas, Jacob Lawrence, Samuel Brown; sculpture: Elizabeth Catlett, Selma Burke.
LOS ANGELES (CA). California African American Museum.
In the Hands of African American Collectors: The Personal Treasures of Bernard and Shirley Kinsey.
September 28, 2006-March 11, 2007.
112 pp. exhib. cat., full-page color illus., biogs. of most artists. Curated by Evelyn Carter, Jill Moniz and Christopher D. Jimenez y West; texts by Gary Nash and Rita Roberts; reflections as collectors, Bernard and Shirley Kinsey. Group exhibition of work collected by the Kinseys in Los Angeles for the past 35 years. Includes some 90 paintings, sculptures, prints, books, documents, manuscripts and vintage photographs. Artists include: Ron Adams, Tina Allen, Charles Alston, Edward M. Bannister, Ernie Barnes, Richmond Barthé, Romare Bearden, Phoebe Beasley, John Biggers, Bob Blackburn, Grafton Tyler Brown, Margaret Burroughs, Elizabeth Catlett, Claude Clark, Allan Rohan Crite, Bill Dallas, Robert S. Duncanson, Samuel L. Dunson Jr., Ed Dwight, Sam Gilliam, Jonathan Green, Palmer Hayden, Richard Hunt, William H. Johnson, Lois Mailou Jones, Artis Lane, Jacob Lawrence, Hughie Lee-Smith, Norman Lewis, Lionel Lofton, Richard Mayhew, William Pajaud, James Porter, Edward Pratt, Sue Jane Mitchell Smock, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Alma Thomas, Matthew Thomas, William Tolliver, James Lesesne Wells. [Traveled to: South Side Community Art Center, Chicago, July 13, 2007-March 2, 2008; Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, May 1-July 20, 2008.] 4to (28 cm.), wraps.
NEW ORLEANS (LA). Amistad Research Center and the New Orleans Museum of Art.
Beyond the Blues: Reflections of Africa America in the Fine Arts Collection of the Amistad Research Center.
April 11-July 11, 2010.
188 pp., 316 illus. (302 in color). This publication serves both as a catalogue of the exhibition and also as documentation of the majority of works in the Amistad's collection. Foreword by David C. Driskell; texts by curator Margaret Rose Vendryes, Lowery Stokes Sims, Michael D. Harris, and Renee Ater. See exhibition checklist: http://www.amistadresearchcenter.org/beyond_the_blues/works.html. 4to, boards. Ed. of 1000.
PATTERSON, LINDSAY, compiled and ed.
The Negro in Music and Art.
New York: Publishers Company, Inc. [International Library of Negro Life and History vol. 9], 1967.
xvi, 304 pp., illus., portraits, bibliog. 4to (28 cm.), cloth, d.j. 2nd ed. 1968
PROCTOR, BERNARDINE B.
Black Art in Louisiana.
Lafayette: The Center for Louisiana Studies, 1989.
xii, 259 pp., color and b&w illus. Extensive information (with photos) on more than 80 Louisiana artists: Clarinda Andrews, James Bailey, Sr., Edward Barnes, Lyndon J. Barrois, Ernest Baylor, Jr., Emerson H. Bell, Lloyd W. Bennett, Jr., Cyril Bostick, Elizabeth Braden, Bruce Raymond Brice, Michael E. Bridges, O.V. Bridges, Ronald Burbank, Van B. Chambers, Walter Coatney, Terry J. Coleman, Harold G. Cureau, Roosevelt Daniel, Colette Delacroix, Vernon J. Dobard, Frances Louise Drew, Barbara Marie Duplantier, Malaika Favorite, Milton A. Fletcher, Joel Foote, Inez Carey Fourcard, Ingrid Skillman Frederick, Lloyd A. Frederick, Garry B. Gafford, Bernadette Goodwin, Frank Hayden, Marilyn Hall Henderson, Randall Henry, Otis R. Hollingsworth, Jean-Paul Hubbard, Clementine Hunter, Charles M. Hutchinson, Eric Hutchinson, Rudolph J. Hutchinson, Jr., Debra Jackson, Henry A. Jones, Ted Jones, Eddie Jack Jordan, Sr., Valdia B. Lacey, Nathaniel Landry, Albert Lavergne, Druzy Lee, Charles Elliott Lovelace, Lester Matthews, Louise Mouton, Karl McIntosh, Linda Drew McMahon, Janel Santiago Nelson, Larry Daniel Nevil, Junior L. Northcutt, Leo R. Paxton, Jesse Pitts, Chris L. Price, Henry E. Price, Bernardine B. Proctor, Roscoe Chester Reddix, Thomas Lee Richardson, Numa Rousseve, John Tarrell Scott, Alma Semien, James Charles Shane, Horace Sharp, Charles (Chuck) Siler, Sue Jane Mitchell Smock, Austin Sonnier, Jr., Jesse H. Spland, Johnny Lee Square, Spencer Stephens, Clarence Sweeney, Richard C. Thomas, Theresa Verdine, Henry L. Watson, Clifton G. Webb, Willie J. Webber, Sr., Claude L. White, Sr., Arthur Williams, Dennis Paul Williams, Bhi C. Wooley, Gene Worthy. 8vo, wraps.
ROELOF-LANNER, T.V., ed. and RUTH G. WADDY.
Prints by American Negro Artists.
Los Angeles: Cultural Exchange Center, 1965.
Unpag. (ii, 112 pp.), 51 full page illus. in color and b&w, beautifully printed on recto only. Biogs. of most artists. Foreword by Rosemarie Von Studnitz; texts by James A. Porter, Ruth G. Waddy. Pictorial endpapers and title page illus. by Brumsic Brandon Jr. The 51 artists in the first edition included: Emma Amos, Ralph Arnold, Brumsic Brandon, Jr., Calvin Burnett, Margaret Burroughs, Joyce Cadoo, Mel Carey, Yvonne Carter, Eugene Cheltenham, Floyd Coleman, Wm. Lawrence Compton, Eugenia Dunn, Charles Ferguson, Robert Glover, Hugh Harrell, Scotland Harris, Eugene Hawkins, Leroy Henderson, Leon Hicks, Alvin Hollingsworth, Richard Hunt, Wilmer James, Jack Jordan, Richard Kinney, Anderson Macklin, Geraldine McCullough, James McNeil, William McNeil, Yvonne Meo, Norma Morgan, Jimmie Lee Mosely, Alvin Pope, Mavis Pusey, Don Pyburn, John Riddle, Charles D. Rogers, Betye Saar, Ernest Satchell, Jewel W. Simon, Van Slater, Frank E. Smith, William E. Smith, Sylvia Snowden, Laura Soares, Ruth G. Waddy, James Lesesne Wells, Fred R. Wilson, John Wilson, William T. Williams, Charles Yates, and Heartwell Yeargans. [NOTE: The second expanded edition of 1967 contained 60 artists, adding images by: John T. Biggers, Sylvester Britton, David C. Driskell, Marion Epting, Milton Derr (as Johnson), Michael K. Perry, Harper T. Phillips, Sue Smock and David F. Stephens.] 4to (31 cm.), cloth, printed green and white paper labels on spine and front cover, d.j.
ST LOUIS (MO). St. Louis Public Library.
An index to Black American artists.
St. Louis: St. Louis Public Library, 1972.
50 pp. Also includes art historians such as Henri Ghent. In this database, only artists are cross-referenced. 4to (28 cm.)