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Lou Stovall Sound Rolls and Narration

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Reinckens, Sharon A.
Capilongo, Christopher
Scope and Contents
Sound rolls for short documentary titled Lou Stovall in which Stovall demonstrates and speaks about his silk screen printing process and use of color in detail. Interviews, narration, ambient sounds, foley sound effects, and demonstration of screen printing process contained on sound rolls. During the interview segments, Stovall discusses his ability and passion for drawing, working with stencils and proofing strips, details of the reductive printing process, mixing and integrating of color in his work, and silk screen printing as a technical medium. Some of the footage, particularly AV003285, AV003287 and AV003288, consists of almost exclusively demonstration [sounds of the screen printing process].
Sound rolls and narration for short documentary titled Lou Stovall. Part of Through Their Eyes: The Art of Lou and Di Stovall Audiovisual Records. Audio only. Most likely there is film which syncs with sound rolls, except AV003276 [no camera/image according to statement at beginning of sound roll]. AV003506: Sound Roll 1. AV003288: Sound Roll 2. AV003285: Sound Roll 3. AV003276: Sound Roll 4. AV003313: Sound Roll 5. AV003498: Sound Roll 6. AV003287: Sound Roll 7. AV003303: Sound Roll 8. AV003289: Sound Roll 9. AV003447: Lou Stovall Narration [distortion at beginning of recording]. Dated 19830803 [AV003506], 19830804 [AV003276, AV003285, AV003288, AV003498], 19830805 [AV003287, AV003303], 19830824 [AV003289]. Undated [AV003313, AV003447].
Date
1983
Extent
10 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Documentary films
Interviews
Outtakes
Ambient sounds
Sound effects recordings
Occupation
Artists
Topic
African Americans
African American printmakers
Printmakers
African American artists
Art
Prints
Screen prints
Landscapes
Drawing
Prints -- Technique
Serigraphy
Color in art
Place
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Culture
African American
Citation
Lou Stovall Sound Rolls and Narration, Exhibition Records AV03-001, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.03-001, Item ACMA AV003276
Local Numbers
ACMA AV003285 ACMA AV003287 ACMA AV003288 ACMA AV003289 ACMA AV003303 ACMA AV003313 ACMA AV003447 ACMA AV003498 ACMA AV003506
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