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Larry E. Thomas: The Influence of Africa on the African American Artist

Object Details

Creator
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Scope and Contents
Larry Erskine Thomas describes New York art scene; living and working in New York City; and teaching arts and crafts in Ethiopia. Thomas also describes and shows slides of the paintings he created in Ethiopia; he explains the African influence and historical context of many of his paintings.
Lecture. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Undated.
Date
circa 1970s
Extent
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Type
Archival materials
Video recordings
Lectures
Occupation
Artists
Painters
Topic
African Americans
African American artists
African American painters
African culture
Blacks -- History
Place
Ethiopia
Africa
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Culture
African American
Citation
Larry E. Thomas: The Influence of Africa on the African American Artist, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier
ACMA.09-023, Item ACMA AV004342
General
Title transcribed from physical asset.
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