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First Art Film Festival in America symposium, 1951 September

Woodstock Artists Association

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Title: First Art Film Festival in America symposium

Date: 1951 September

Physical Details: 7 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in. ; 1 hr. 46 min.

Description: A symposium related to screenings held by the Woodstock Artists Association of films depicting visual art and artists. Speakers include Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Aline B. Saarinen (then Louchheim), Alfred Frankfurter, Nathan Resnick, Bartlett Hayes, Curt Oertel, Frank Knight of CBS, Fred White of ICA Boston, Gordon Washburn of the Carnegie Institute, and an instructor from the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences.

The first four reels are from September 1, 1951, and the next two are from September 2, 1951. The last of the 7 reels appears to be an unrelated recording of a memorial concert for an unnamed individual.

Creator: Woodstock Artists Association

Forms part of: First Art Film Festival in America symposium : sound recordings, 1951 Sept

Citation Information: Woodstock Artists Association. First Art Film Festival in America symposium, 1951 September. First Art Film Festival in America symposium : sound recordings, 1951 Sept. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 10617