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The Resource Alice Neel, uptown, Hilton Als

Alice Neel, uptown, Hilton Als

Label
Alice Neel, uptown
Title
Alice Neel, uptown
Statement of responsibility
Hilton Als
Contributor
Host institution
Organizer
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alice Neel, Uptown' explores Neel's interest in the extraordinary diversity of twentieth century New York City and the people amongst whom she lived. The selected portraits include cultural and political figures admired by Neel, among them playwright, actor, and author Alice Childress; the sociologist Horace R. Cayton, Jr., whose 1945 Black Metropolis: A Study of Negro Life in a Northern City is among the key academic studies of the African American urban experience in the early twentieth century; the community activist and cultural advocate Mercedes Arroyo; and the academic Harold Cruse, known for known for his widely-published academic book The Crisis of the Negro Intellectual (1967) and for teaching at LeRoi Jones's Black Arts Repertory Theatre/School in Harlem. Other figures include neighbors and acquaintances, such as a ballet dancer; a young art student; a taxi driver; a traveling businessman; a local boy (Georgie Arce) who ran errands for Neel and who sat for her on several occasions; and other children and their families
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
700.411
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
ND237.N43
LC item number
A4 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1900-1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neel, Alice
  • Als, Hilton
  • Lewison, Jeremy
  • David Zwirner (Gallery)
  • Victoria Miro Gallery
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Neel, Alice
  • Neel, Alice
  • Neel, Alice
  • Portrait painters
  • Women artists
  • Portraits
  • Portrait painters
  • Portraits
  • Women artists
  • Bildnismalerei
  • United States
Label
Alice Neel, uptown, Hilton Als
Instantiates
Copyright
Note
Catalog for exhibitions held at David Zwirner in New York on February 23-April 22, 2017 and Victoria Miro in London on May 18-July 29, 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 9)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Two Girls
  • Call Me Joe
  • Pregnant Maria
  • Ron Kajiwara
  • Carmen and Judy
  • Benjamin
  • Stephen Shepard
  • Hilton Als
  • List of Works
  • Acknowledgments
  • The Other New York
  • Jeremy Lewison
  • Introduction
  • Julie and the Doll
  • Building in Harlem
  • Georgie Arce
  • Alice Childress
  • Harold Cruse
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9781941701607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)967973051
  • (OCoLC)ocn967973051
Label
Alice Neel, uptown, Hilton Als
Copyright
Note
Catalog for exhibitions held at David Zwirner in New York on February 23-April 22, 2017 and Victoria Miro in London on May 18-July 29, 2017
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 9)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Two Girls
  • Call Me Joe
  • Pregnant Maria
  • Ron Kajiwara
  • Carmen and Judy
  • Benjamin
  • Stephen Shepard
  • Hilton Als
  • List of Works
  • Acknowledgments
  • The Other New York
  • Jeremy Lewison
  • Introduction
  • Julie and the Doll
  • Building in Harlem
  • Georgie Arce
  • Alice Childress
  • Harold Cruse
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
141 pages
Isbn
9781941701607
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)967973051
  • (OCoLC)ocn967973051

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