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Author Scott, Joyce, 1948- artist, interviewee.

Title Joyce J. Scott : Harriet Tubman and other truths / Lowery Stokes Sims, Patterson Sims, Seph Rodney.

Publication Info. Hamilton, New Jersey : Grounds for Sculpture [2018]


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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.2 Scott,J SCO    Available
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Description 178 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
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Note Catalog of an exhibition held at Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey, October 20, 2017-April 1, 2018.
Includes an interview with the artist, conducted by Lowery Stokes Sims.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 172-173).
Contents Director's Foreword / Gary Garrido Schneider -- Joyce J. Scott: Art/Life / Patterson Sims -- Plates -- Another Kind of Open / Seph Rodney -- Chronicle of an Installation: Harriet's Closet / Lowery Stokes Sims -- Joyce J. Scott in Conversation with Lowery Stokes Sims -- Artist's Biography, Exhibition History, and Selected Bibliography -- Exhibition Checklist -- Photography Credits -- 'Liz as Harriet' / Joyce J. Scott.
Event "Joyce J. Scott: Harriet Tubman and Other Truths" : October 20, 2017-April 1, 2018, Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey, United States.
Summary The most comprehensive publication available to date on the work of Baltimore-based, African American artist Joyce J. Scott (born 1948), this beautiful monograph features more than 60 works from the last 45 years, including 12 new pieces based upon Harriet Tubman. Exploring subjects of representation, politics and topical events involving African Americans and oppressed people worldwide, 'Joyce J. Scott: Harriet Tubman and Other Truths' showcases the beauty of Scott's art, mastery of her materials and provocative worldviews. Essays by co-curators Lowery Stokes Sims and Patterson Sims, an interview with the artist and commentary by Seph Rodney provide rich narrative and context. Exhibition: Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, USA (20.10.2017-01.04.2018).
Subject Scott, Joyce, 1948- -- Exhibitions.
Scott, Joyce, 1948- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Scott, Joyce, 1948- -- Themes, motives.
Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913 -- In art.
African American sculpture -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
African American sculpture -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Sculpture, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Textile crafts -- United States -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Textile crafts -- United States -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Beads in art -- Exhibitions.
Quilts in art -- Exhibitions.
African American women artists -- United States -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
African American women artists -- United States -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Sims, Lowery Stokes, author, interviewer.
Sims, Patterson, author.
Rodney, Seph, author.
Grounds for Sculpture, organizer, host institution, issuing body, publisher.
Added Title Works. Selections
Harriet Tubman and other truths
ISBN 9780966564488 (paperback)
0966564480 (paperback)

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