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Afro-American folk art and crafts

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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American folk art.,
  • African American decorative arts.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by William Ferris.
    SeriesCenter for the Study of Southern Culture series
    ContributionsFerris, William R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK839.3.A35 A35 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination440 p. :
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2710743M
    ISBN 100878053069
    LC Control Number86003458

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    Art. Afro-American Folk Art and Crafts, by William R. Ferris $ (List Price: $25) University of Mississippi Press, ISBN: , pp. With more than pages, 32 drawing and 44 photographs, this book is a massive undertaking.   From the canefileds of the ante-bellum South, the villages of the Caribbean islands, and the streets of contemporary inner cities, here are more than one hundred tales from an "incredibly rich and affirmative storytelling tradition" (Choice).Full of life, wisdom, and humor, these tales range from the earthy comedy of tricksters to stories explaining how the world was)/5(6).

    FOLK ART AND CRAFTS OF NEW ENGLAND;,Priscilla Sawyer Lord/Daniel J. Foley,Chilton Book Co. SIGNS AND WONDERS-Outsider Art Inside North Carolina;, Roger Manly;North Carolina Museum of Art SACRED SPACES AND OTHER PLACES-A Guide to Sculptural Environments in the Upper Midwest,,Lisa Stone/Jim Zanzi,School of the Arts Institute Press. Folk art encompasses several genres found in Mississippi: traditional crafts and decorations, including woodcarving, basketry, ceramics, and quilting; the art of common folks; self-taught, outsider, visionary, and vernacular art. The American art world’s attention was drawn to folk art when Berthe Kroll Goldsmith and Holger Cahill opened the American Folk Art Gallery in in [ ].


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Ferris. African American Art provides a major reassessment of the subject, setting the art in the context of the African American experience. Here, Patton discusses folk and decorative arts such as ceramics, furniture, and quilts alongside fine art, sculptures, paintings, and photography during the s: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 25 cm.

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A collection of essays focusing on the rich variety of black folk art and its artists Description This omnibus volume offers a unique look at a fascinating and evocative strain of art that originated chiefly in the rural American South and in the black cultural centers as blacks migrated across the continent.

Afro-American Folk Art and Crafts edited by William R. Ferris This omnibus volume offers a unique look at a fascinating and evocative strain of art that has emerged chiefly in the rural American South and in the black cultural centers.

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A collection of essays focusing on the rich variety of black folk art and its artists About the Author William R. Ferris is the Joel R. Williamson Eminent Professor of History Emeritus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the senior associate director emeritus of its Center for the Study of the American : Paperback.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Paperback.The folk arts and crafts created by African Americans are, perhaps, the least acknowledged of their cultural traditions. Worldwide recognition of black achievement in music and dance has overshadowed significant accomplishments in the area of material culture, so that while black Americans are seen as gifted performers, they are rarely described as even adequate producers of objects.African-American art is a broad term describing the visual arts of the American black community (African Americans).Influenced by various cultural traditions, including those of Africa, Europe and the Americas, traditional African-American art forms include the range of plastic arts, from basket weaving, pottery, and quilting to woodcarving and painting.