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The Industrial Arts Teacher

National Museum of American History

Dances Old and New presented by Art Teachers' Association

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Lower center, striped yellow square with three stylized dancing figures.

The Art Teacher/Verso: (Two Men in Hats)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Motion Picture Poster: Art for Teachers of Children

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum - Teacher Orientation Video

Smithsonian Education
Welcome to the Smithsonian. This orientation video outlines some of the most exciting exhibits in this Smithsonian museum. Created for teachers, the video also illustrates a few museum dos and don'ts for school groups. Learn More: http://americanart.si.edu/

Mary H. Buehr teaching art class

Archives of American Art
1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 24 cm. Identification on verso (handwritten): Return to L.S. Silke; 460 S. State St; Mrs. Buehr; class from; 9510/34-33; Mary H. Buehr
Identification on verso (typed): Study in the Galleries of the Art Institute; Classes visit the Institute by appointment and receive instruction concerning the exhibits by a teacher provided by the Board of Education.
Identification on verso (stamped): Frederick G. Bemm; Photographer; Art Institute - Chicago
Date taken from years Frederick Bemm was active at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Oral history interview with Elma Lewis, 1997 July 25 and Sept. 19, 1997

Archives of American Art
Transcript: 34 p. An interview of Elma Lewis conducted 1997 July 25 and Sept. 19, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art, in Lewis' home, Roxbury, Mass.
Lewis discusses her parents, immigrants from Barbados; her father being very politicized, quickly disillusioned regarding economic opportunity and racism; meeting Marcus Garvey and becoming a member of United Negro Improvement Association; her parents giving her a very strong cultural sense of her race and culture steeped in Christian doctrine; family thought in pan-African terms; attending integrated schools; World War II as a watershed for the black community; her brother graduating from Harvard medical school after their mother demanded he be admitted, though still he had difficulty being accepted in medical community; another brother who became a concert pianist; her study of dance (ballet) for many years.
Father's encouragment to attend Emerson College in Boston (1939-1943); preparation for a career in music and the performing arts; teachers' training at Boston University (1943-1944); teaching at the school of dance and performing arts run by Doris Jones; Lewis founding her own school, the Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts in the largely black Roxbury section of Boston in 1950; incorporating the visual arts; teaching by Alvin Ailey, Talley Beatty, Duke Ellington; problems posed by patronizing white liberal community; development of cooperative program with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; hiring the artist John Wilson and art historian Edmund Barry Gaither to further develop visual arts programs; and the primacy of culture and spirituality.

Smithsonian American Art Museum - Renwick Gallery - Teacher Orientation Video

Smithsonian Education
Welcome to the Smithsonian. This orientation video outlines some of the most exciting exhibits in this Smithsonian museum. Created for teachers, the video also illustrates a few museum dos and don'ts for school groups. Learn More: http://americanart.si.edu/renwick/

Conference on Art Education

Archives of American Art
1 leaflet : ill. ; 48 x 29 cm. folded to 13 x 10 cm. Pamphlet design Alvin Lustig

Pacific Arts Association/Southern California Art Teachers Association sponsored conference.

Art class at teacher training program, Ibadan, Nigeria. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

Art class at teacher training program, Ibadan, Nigeria. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

Art class at teacher training program, Ibadan, Nigeria. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

Art class at teacher training program, Ibadan, Nigeria. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

Art class at teacher training program, Ibadan, Nigeria. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

Art class at teacher training program, Ibadan, Nigeria. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

Art class

Archives of American Art
1 photographic print : b&w ; 9 x 11 cm.

Art class at teacher training program, Ibadan, Nigeria. [slide]

Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.

This photograph was taken when Eliot Elisofon was on assignment for Life magazine and traveled to Africa from August 18, 1959 to December 20, 1959.

Oral history interview with Mary Frank, 2010 Jan. 10- Feb. 3

Archives of American Art
Sound recording: 8 memory cards (6 hr., 43 min.) secure digital; 1.25 in. Transcript 135 p. An interview interview with Mary Frank conducted 2010 Jan. 10, 11, and Feb. 3, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Frank's home and studio, in New York, N.Y.
Ms. Frank speaks of her childhood in England and her evacuation to Brooklyn during WWII; her initial intention of becoming a professional dancer and studying with the Martha Graham Dance Company; her marriage and travels with photographer Robert Frank; the difficulties of women teaching art; teaching methods; her time at The New School and Queens College; western and non-Western influences; mushroom hunting; solar cookers; her works in clay, sculpture, painting, drawing, monoprint, and triptych installations; her relationships with the galleries Zabriskie, Midtown Payton and DC Moore; Frank also recalls Willem de Kooning, Ruben Nakian, Allan Kaprow, Marjorie Ponce Israel, Joe Chaikin, Paul Cadmus, Henrietta Mantooth Bagley, Joan Snyder, Elanor Munro, Jean-Louise Bourgeois, and others.

Washington's newest art class

Archives of American Art
Article : 1 p. : ill. ; 45 x 45 cm. Article features an interview with art instructor, Eugenie de Land regarding the field of illustration.
Published in the newspaper, The Times, Washington on Sunday, February 23, 1902.

"Attention Teachers and Students"

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Francis, Sam, Mckenzie, Jay, Drew, Jasmyn, and Emily created this Claymation video during Comic Week 2012. It's brilliant!

Photograph of Chiura Obata teaching a children's art class at Tanforan Art School

Archives of American Art
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Black and white photograph of Chiura Obata teaching students at his art class at the Tanforan Art School at the Tanforan Assembly Center.

Unidentified teacher, from a partial set of lamas and teachers

Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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