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Title Bill Traylor, William Edmondson and the modernist impulse / edited by Josef Helfenstein and Roxanne Stanulis ; with contributions by Margaret Lynne Ausfeld ... [et al.].

Imprint Urbana, Ill. : Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion ; [Seattle] : Distributed by the University of Washington Press, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.13 Traylor,B BIL    DUE 09-22-21 Billed
Description 207 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm.
Note "With contributions by Margaret Lynne Ausfeld, Lisa Gaye Dixon, Josef Helfenstein, Kerry James Marshall, Jordana Mendelson, M. Cynthia Oliver, Nichole T. Rustin, and Lowery Stokes Sims."
Catalogue for the traveling exhibition organized by Krannert Art Museum, on display at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Oct. 22, 2004-Jan. 2, 2005. Exhibition also shown at: Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, Ala., Feb. 1-Apr. 3, 2005; the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, N.Y, Apr. 20-June 26, 2005; and the Menil Collection, Houston, Tex., July 22-Oct. 2, 2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-203).
Contents Bill Traylor and William Edmondson and the challenges to African American artists between the world wars / Lowery Stokes Sims -- From the sidewalk to the marketplace: Traylor, Edmondson and the modernist impulse / Joseph Helfenstein -- "A world unto itself": Bill Traylor's Mongomery / Margaret Lynne Ausfeld -- "Craftsman discovered by photographer": authenticity and American art in the twentiery century / Jordana Mendelson -- Sticks and stones, but names / Kerry James Marshall -- How the art moves / M. Cynthia Oliver -- Bill Traylor predicts and depicts my dilemma in this world / Lisa Gaye Dixon -- Forever free: modern Black subjectivity and the art of Bill Traylor and William Edmondson / Nichole T. Rustin.
Subject Traylor, Bill, 1854-1949 -- Exhibitions.
Edmondson, William, 1882?-1951 -- Exhibitions.
African American artists -- Exhibitions.
Modernism (Art) -- United States -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Traylor, Bill, 1854-1949.
Edmondson, William, 1882?-1951.
Helfenstein, Josef.
Stanulis, Roxanne M.
Krannert Art Museum.
Birmingham Museum of Art (Birmingham, Ala.)
Studio Museum in Harlem.
Menil Collection (Houston, Tex.)
ISBN 1883015359 (pbk.)
9781883015350 (pbk.)

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