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Hughie Lee-Smith papers, circa 1890-2007, bulk 1931-1999

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Series 5: Exhibition Files , circa 1973-2001
1.2 Linear feet
Box 11-12

Exhibition files document select exhibitions in which Hughie Lee-Smith participated, primarily during the 1980s and 1990s. Files may include correspondence, loan agreements and planning documents, checklists, catalogs, press clippings, and photographs. Researchers should note that the files here do not represent all of Lee-Smith's exhibitions and additional documentation may be included in Series 2: Correspondence.
Files are arranged in chronological order by date of exhibition.
Description Container Select
Grand Central Galleries - "Lee-Smith: Paintings and Drawings" (1973), circa 1973
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4
Detroit Historical Museum - "Historical Roots: The Black Artist in Michigan" (1980), 1980
11
5
YM/YWHA - "New Jersey Artists of the National Academy of Design" (1983), 1983
11
6
CRT's Craftery Gallery - "Hughie Lee-Smith: A Collection of Drawings and Paintings" (1984), 1984-1985
11
7
Malcolm Brown Gallery - "Hughie Lee-Smith Paintings" (1984), 1984-1986
11
8
The Art Center, Battle Creek - "The Metaphysical Art of Hughie Lee-Smith" (1986), 1985-1987
11
9
The West Collection - "Art and the Law" (1986), 1985-1991
11
10
Kenkeleba Gallery - "Unbroken Circle: Exhibition of Afro-American Artists of the 1930's and 1940's" (1986), 1986
11
11
Hudson Guild, Various Exhibitions (1986-1988), 1986-1988
11
12
Jamaica Arts Center - "Masters and Pupils" (1987), 1986-1987
11
13
Isobel Neal Gallery Ltd. - "Hughie Lee-Smith and John Rozelle" (1987), 1987
11
14
Kenkeleba Gallery - "Three Masters: Eldzier Cortor, Hughie Lee-Smith, Archibald John Motley" (1988), 1987-1988
11
15
Montclair State College - "Joining Forces: Hughie Lee-Smith and John W. Rhoden" (1988), 1982-1990
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16
Malcolm Brown Gallery - "Hughie Lee-Smith" (1988), 1988-1993
11
17
New Jersey State Museum - "Hughie Lee-Smith Retrospective Exhibition" (1988-1989), 1987-1989
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18-19
The Studio Museum in Harlem - "Hughie Lee-Smith: Retrospective Exhibition" (1989), 1989
11
20
Chicago Public Library - "Hughie Lee-Smith: Retrospective Exhibition" (1989), 1988-1989
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21-22
Artworks - "Twenty Five Years of Teaching Art" (1989), 1992, 1989
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23
Virginia Polytechnic Institute - "Hughie Lee-Smith: Paintings" (1989), 1988-1989
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24
Butler Institute of American Art - "Hughie Lee-Smith: Retrospective Exhibition" (1989), 1989
11
25
Lehman College - "Black Printmakers and the WPA" (1989), 1989
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26
Printmaking Council of New Jersey - "New Jersey Print Masters" (1991), 1991
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27
Gallery at Bristol-Myers Squibb - "The Expanding Circle: A Selection of African American Art" (1992), 1991-1993
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28
Newark Museum - "Alone in a Crowd" (1992), 1992-1997
11
29
Mailou Art Fest - "Living Legends" (1992), 1995, 1992
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30
New Jersey Center for Visual Arts - "Clarence Holbrook Carter and Hughie Lee-Smith: Two Master Painters" (1992), 1992
11
31
Flushing Town Hall - "Hughie Lee-Smith: Magic Realist Paintings" (1993), 1993
11
32
National Museum of American Art - "Free Within Ourselves: African-American Artists in the Collection of the National Museum of American Art" (1994-1995), 1994-1995
11
33
Long Beach Museum of Art - "Exultations" (1995), 1995
11
34
Gallery at Bristol-Myers Squibb - "Hughie Lee-Smith: An Overview" (1995), 1995-1996
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35-36
Rockland Community College - "African-American Printmaking" (1995), 1995
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37
Cleveland Museum of Art - "Transformations in Cleveland Art 1796-1949" (1996), 1995-1996
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38
Cleveland Artists Foundation - "Yet We Still Rise" (1996), 1995-1998
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39
Malcolm Brown Gallery - "Hughie Lee-Smith: Cleveland Visionary" (1996), 1996-1997
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40
Winston Salem Delta Fine Arts, Inc. - "...of time and space, paintings by Hughie Lee-Smith" (1997), 1996-1997
11
41-42
Ogunquit Museum of American Art - "Hughie Lee-Smith: A Retrospective" (1997), 1997-1998
12
1-3
Appleton Museum of Art - "Hughie Lee-Smith: A Retrospective" (1998), 1997-1998
12
4
University of New Mexico - "Stages of Influence: The Universal Theater of Hughie Lee-Smith" (2001), 1999-2001
12
5-7

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