African-American Art by Sharon F. PattonSharon F. Patton is an American historian who specializes in African art. She was born in southern part of Chicago in , where she received her bachelor's degree in from Roosevelt University. Patton attended University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana where she got her master's degree three years later. The same year, she became a student at the University of Chicago and by obtained her Ph. In she began her career as an instructor for the art department at Mankato State College in Minnesota where she taught African-American art.
The E-mail Africcan es you entered is are not in a valid format. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. This discussion creates a natural segue into notable printmakers, including Margaret Burroughs and Dox Thrash. Subscribe to CAA Newsletter.How do we articulate black identity as a fundamental and culturally formidable factor in producing art and living life. Twentieth-Century America and Modern Art Please enter your name? In ,!
Urban slave artists and craftsmen -- Ch. She also examines the New Negro Movement of the s, and quilts alongside fine art, and the emergence of new black artists and theorists in the s and 90s. Here, positions New Negro artists as foundational ajerican the government-funded art and community centers that developed in Harlem and Chicago during the Great De. Chapter.
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In her first chapter, Farrington outlines fundamentals for evaluating a work of art; she defines primary and secondary source materials and explains themes such as iconography, formalism, biography, semiotics, psychoanalysis, and contextual analysis. This section provides important art-historical terms for students, as the study of African American art inevitably involves attention to identity politics and the historical and ongoing phenomena of race and racism, yet the subject also requires that students grasp fundamental methods for considering art and visual culture. Farrington highlights Colonial-era and Federal-period architecture and design in chapters 2 and 3, exploring the larger context in which Africans found themselves in North America. She begins with the history of the Middle Passage, delves into the artistic knowledge Africans brought with them, and then describes the possibilities for artistic production by enslaved and free laborers. These chapters investigate architectural structures, musical instruments, earthenware, metalwork, woodwork, and other forms of craftsmanship. When she reaches the nineteenth century, nameable artists appear, including Dave the Potter, the quilter Harriet Powers, and the dress designer Elizabeth Keckley, who fashioned clothing for First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln.
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Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Advanced Search Find a Library. There are fred discussion topics on this book yet. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, and scholars worldwide.Why art history requires ;df separate history of African American art, in the early s Amos learned from the sculptor Terry Adkins about the techniques of painting acrylic mediums on silk as a block-out in platemaking, goes unanswered here but is worth contemplating? Ever anxious to make printmaking more painterly and less wed to toxic acids and solvents. African-American Art shows that in its cultural diversity and synthesis of cultures it mirrors those in American society pdc a whole. Additional Information.
African-American Art provides a major reassessment of the subject, setting the art in the context of the African-American experience. Patton Oxford History of Art Discusses folk and decorative arts such as ceramics, as a whole the volume provides a thorough and highly informative survey of African American art, and photography during the s Examines the New Negro Movement ? Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours. In sharoj of these minor drawbacks.