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Museum of Craft and Folk Art records, 1970-2012

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as 6 series.

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Series 1: Administration Records , circa 1988-circa 2010
0.5 Linear feet
Box 1

Administration records include Museum of Craft and Folk Art bylaws and guidelines, lists of early exhibitions, evaluations for education programs and public programs, and an architectural rendering of the Yerba Buena Lane building. Materials related to public programs consist of announcements, event scheduling documentation, printed and digital material, and questionnaires from program attendees. There are also 2 videocassettes (VHS) of events probably kept on file for reference.
This series is arranged alphabetically with the exception of the public programs folders, which are arranged chronologically. The museum often put up 2 shows at the same time, which is why there are 2 exhibition titles for every public program folder.
Description Container Select
Architectural Color Rendering of Yerba Buena Lane Building, Digital Image, 2005
0.004 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER01
Bylaws, 2002
1
2
Education Program Evaluations and Feedback, 2003-2004
1
3
Fiberworks Retrospective Exhibition Proposal, circa 2010
1
4
Identity Guidelines, 2000
1 electronic discs (cd)
(Transfer not possible.)
1
5
List of Exhibitions, circa 1988
1
6
Public Programs
Invite Reminder, Digital Document, 1998
0.001 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER02
Earth and Air and Sticks, 1997 March-June
1
8
MetalSpeaks and Ed Trinkkeller, 1997 August-October
1
9
British Potters and Bert Marsh, 1998 March-May
1
10
June Schwarcz and Face to Face, 1998 June-August
1
11
Chanoyu and Tea Ceremony, 1998 August-October
1
12
Christmas Chreche and Pat Hickman, 1998 October-1999 January
1
13
Illumination and Open and Shut Boxes, 1999 January-March
1
14
Art Carpenter and Delights of Brazil, 1999 March-May
1
15
Fiber Eloquence and Pierrot Barra, 1999 June-August
1
16
Reference Material, circa 1985-circa 2000
2 videocassettes (vhs)
recordings probably used for reference or research, contents uncertain due to vague labels
1
17

Series 2: Exhibition Files , 1976-2012
22.7 Linear feet
Boxes 1-24

The bulk of this series is comprised of Museum of Craft and Folk Art exhibitions, but there are also a few exhibitions at other art venues. The series includes correspondence, shipping notices, art inventories, price lists, printed materials, guest registers, and photographic materials. Notable exhibitions include Innerskins/Outerskins: Gut and Fishskin (1987), Who'd A Thought It: Improvisation in African-American Quiltmaking (1987-1988) which was a traveling exhibition, Folk Art of the Soviet Union (1990), MetalSpeaks: The Unexpected (1997), Emblems of Passage: Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas (2002), The Art of Gaman: Arts and Crafts From the Japanese Internment Camp 1942-1946 (2006), and Warren MacKenzie: Legacy of an American Potter (2009). There are also 46 videocassettes, and born digital materials of exhibition events, artist interviews, performances, and general documentation.
The exhibitions are arranged chronologically by year, then alphabetically by title within each year.
Description Container Select
Boats, Trains, Cars & Planes: Folk Art from Many Places (1983), 1983
1
18
Camel Belts from the Great Indian Desert (1983), 1983
1
19
June Schwarcz: Enameled Bowls and Wall Pieces (1983), 1983
1
20
Katherine Westphal: Papers to Wear (1983), 1983
1
21
Mexican Ceremonial Masks (1983), 1976-1983
1
22
Trends and Traditions: Craft and Folk Art from the Bay Area (1983), 1982-1983
1
23
American Art Pottery, 1890-1950 (1984), 1984
1
24
Belts and Fajas of the Americas: Collected by Richard Valentino (1984), 1984
1
25
Excessories: Gaza Bowen (1984), 1984
1
26
Form and Color: Rudolph Schaeffer Collects for Teaching (1984), 1981-1984
1
27
The Little Black Dress (& A Few Aprons, Etc., Etc.): The Power, Function, Ceremony of Black (1984), 1984
1
28
Majolica from Faenza (1984), 1983-1984
1
29
Musical Instruments of the Third World (1984), 1984
1
30
Native Arts of Luzon: Philippine Traditions (1984), 1984
1
31
Rebecca Stephens: Color Xerography (1984), 1984
1
32
Ancient Symbols: The Language of Oriental Rugs (1985), 1985
1
33
Ann Christenson Sculpture: Ceramic and Steel (1985), 1985
1
34
Art in Haitian Vodou (1985), 1985
2
1
Barbara Shawcroft (1985), 1984-1985
2
2
Design for Living: 1910 (1985), 1985
2
3
Kerry Vander Meer "Atlantillian Images" (1985), 1984-1985
2
4
Shelley Jurs: Architectural Glass (1985), 1985
2
5
Textiles of Old Japan: Bast Fiber Textiles and Old Kasuri (1985), 1984-1987
2
6-7
Art of the Lesser Sunda Islands (1986), 1985-1987
2
8-10
Heirloom Quilts: The Gaby Burkert Collection (1986), 1986
2
11-13
Max Pollak: Artist and Collector (1986), 1985-1986
2
14
The Road to Heaven is Built by Good Works: Southern Black Visionaries (1986), 1985-1986
2
15-16
A Sculptor's Place: J. B. Blunk (1986), 1986
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
2
17-18
Textiles of Old Japan: Color and Dye (1986), 1986
2
19
Textiles of Old Japan: Color and Dye (1986), 1986
3
1
Bay Currents: Clay and Glass (1987), 1986-1987
3
2-4
Contrasts in Wood: John Abduljaami and Harold Pepperell (1987), 1986-1988
3
5-6
Enduring Traditions: Tibetan Folk Art (1987), 1987
3
7-9
From Aid to Art: Decorated Flour Sacks from World War I (1987), 1986-1987
3
10
Hopi Art: A Century of Continuity and Change (1987), 1986-1987
3
11-14
Innerskins/Outerskins: Gut and Fishskin (1987)
Correspondence, 1986-1988
3
15-16
Artist Information, 1987-1988
3
17
Innerskins/Outerskins: Gut and Fishskin (1987)
Artist Information and Condition Reports, 1987-1988
4
1
Condition Reports and Shipping, 1987-1988
4
2
Loan Forms, 1986-1988
4
3
Inventories and Photographic Material, 1987-1988
4
4-6
Who'd A Thought It: Improvisation in African-American Quiltmaking (1987-1988)
General Exhibition Information, 1987-1988
4
7
Traveling Exhibition Agreements, 1988-1994
4
8-11
Condition Reports, 1988-1994
4
12-13
Traveling Exhibition Checklists and Information, 1988-1994
4
14
Printed Material and Publicity, 1988-1996
4
15
Photographic Material, 1988-1994
4
16-17
Who'd A Thought It: Improvisation in African-American Quiltmaking (1987-1988)
Exhibition Recordings, circa 1988
1 videocassettes (vhs)
Original
2 videocassettes (vhs)
duplicates
5
1
News Coverage, circa 1988
1 videocassettes (vhs)
5
2
88 Jewels: National Juried Competition of Contemporary Jewelry (1988), 1988-1989
5
3-4
Above the Shoulders: Suzanne Benton, Candace King, Adam Kurtzman (1988), 1987-1988
5
5-6
Clay and Skin Pots by Allen Moe (1988), 1988-1989
5
7
Not So Naive: Bay Area Artists and Outsider Art (1988), 1987-1988
5
8-10
Paintings by Folk Artist Alexander Maldonaldo (1988), 1988
5
11
Sun and Moon: Traditional Arts of Yi Dynasty Korea (1988), 1985-1988
5
12
This is Who We Are: Weaving and Costumes from Tarabuco, Bolivia (1988), 1986-1988
5
13-14
The Arts and Crafts Studio of Dirk Van Erp (1989), 1986-1989
5
15-16
Bay Area Violin Bow Makers (1989), 1986-1989
5
17
Dolls as Mirrors of Culture: The Gregory Collection (1989), 1988-1989
5
18
Glass Inventions, Silica Dreams: Three Pacific Northwest Artists (1989), 1987-1989
6
1
Joanne Segal Brandford: Baskets and Nets (1989), 1987-1989
6
2
Life and History of Hog Hammock: Sculptures and Drawings by Aminah Robinson (1989), 1987-1989
6
3
Maritime Arts and Artisans: Collection of the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park (1989), 1985-1989
Includes born digital records, see ER03.
6
4
Masters of Their Material Culture: The Traditions of Nautical arts and Crafts, essay by Robert J. Schwendinger, Digital Document, 1989
0.001 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER03
Minority Costumes and Textiles of Guizhou Province, The People's Democratic Republic of China (1989)
China Correspondence, 1986-1989
6
5
Correspondence and Exhibition Information, 1987-1989
6
6
Exhibition Proposal and Inventory, 1988-1989
6
7
Insurance, Sales, Research, and Travel, 1988-1989
6
8
Photograph Labels, 1988-1989
6
9
Photographic Material, 1988-1989
6
10
News Coverage and Exhibition Recording, circa 1989
2 videocassettes (vhs)
6
11
The Paper Dolls of Satch Valley (1989), 1988-1989
6
12
Adam and Eve Imagery: 20th Century Non-Academic Art (1990), 1987-1990
6
13-15
Andean Folk Knitting (1990), 1990
7
1
Beyond Words: The Book as Metaphor for Art (1990), 1990
7
2
Brian Gladwell: Cardboard Furniture (1990), 1989-1990
7
3-4
Folk Art of the Soviet Union (1990)
Correspondence and Press Releases, 1989-1990
7
5
Object Lists, 1989-1990
7
6
Shipping Insurance, 1989-1990
7
7
Audio Tours, Association Series, Preview Party, 1989-1990
7
8
Publications and Photographic Material, 1989-1990
7
9
Tour Information, 1989-1990
7
10
Photographs of Art, 1989-1990
7
11
"Folk Art of the Soviet Union - Crafts Being Made", 1989-1990
1 videocassettes (vhs)
7
12
In Celebration: The Baskets of Ed Rossbach (1990), 1990
7
13
An Old Turkish House (1990), 1988-1990
7
14-16
The Painter as Sculptor and Collector: John Haley (1990), 1989-1994
7
17-18
The Quiet Eye: Pottery of Shoji Hamada and Bernard Leach (1990)
Correspondence, 1989-1990
8
1
Notebook, 1989-1990
8
2
Printed Material, 1989-1990
8
3
Photographic Material, 1989-1990
8
4
The Leach Pottery, circa 1990
1 videocassettes (vhs)
8
5
Reiko Brandon: Bridging Two Cultures with Fiber (1990), 1989-1990
8
6
Tramp Art (1990), 1989-1990
8
7
Art on Wheels (1991), 1991
8
8
California Cutlery (1991), 1991
8
9
The California Duck (1991), 1991
8
10
Eliminating Definitions: Installations by Four Bay Area Artists (1991), 1991
8
11
Katherine Westphal: The Grand Tour (1991), 1977-1991
8
12-13
Looking Pretty, Sitting Fine: The Baltimore Screens and Folk Art Chairs (1991), 1990-1991
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
8
14-16
Mythical Figures and Fantastic Facades: Nance O'Banion and Peter Winter (1991), 1986-1991
8
17-18
New Metal Work: Judith Hoffman and Bruce Metcalf (1991), 1990-1991
8
19
Ogbozo: An Igbo Maskmaker of Nigeria (1991), 1990-1991
8
20
Perfection in Porcelain: Armin Muller (1991), 1987-1991
8
21
Indonesian Textiles: Heritage in Cloth (1991-1992), 1987-1992
9
1-2
Classical Chinese Furniture (1992), 1992
9
3-4
Doris Miller: Raku Vessels (1992), 1991-1992
9
5
Julia Morgan: Architecture Rendered Beautiful (1992), 1992
9
6-7
Lillian Elliott: Baskets and Textiles and Lillian Elliott Collects (1992), 1991-1992
9
8
Many Mansions: The Art of Shelter (1992), 1991-1992
9
9-10
Tivaivai: Cook Island Quilts (1992), 1991-1992
9
11
Hand Bookbinders of California (1992-1993), 1991-1993
9
12
Jewish Papercuts (1992-1993), 1992-1993
9
13-14
Art Deco in San Francisco (1993), 1993
9
15-17
Beads: Ancient, Traditional, Tribal and Trade (1993), 1992-1993
10
1
Face to Face: Clayton Bailey and Traditional Southern Face Vessels (1993), 1993
10
2
From the Heart of Ogun: Steel Drum Sculptures of Haiti (1993), 1992-1993
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
10
3-4
Gertrud Parker: A Lightness in Being (1993), 1988-1993
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
10
5-6
Jolanta Pachowksa and Son Filip: A Collaboration (1993), 1991-1993
10
7
Madeline De Joly: Libraries of Confluence (1993), 1992-1993
10
8
Memories in the Tips of Our Fingers (1993), 1992-1993
10
9
Nine Decades: The Northern California Craft Movement (1993)
Correspondence, Condition Reports, Grants, 1991-1993
10
10
Labels and Loan Forms, 1991-1993
10
11
Research on Artists, 1991-1993
10
12-13
Photographic Material, 1991-1993
10
14
Contemporary American Indian Art: Lakota Star Quilts (1993-1994), 1992-1994
10
15
Contemporary American Indian Art: Lakota Star Quilts (1993-1994), 1992-1994
11
1
Unknown Africa: Selections from the Collection of Dan Crowley (1993-1994), 1993-1994
11
2
Con Mucha Alegria: Bolivian Festival Masks and Costumes (1994), 1994-1996
11
3
Contemporary Cast Glass (1994), 1993-1994
11
4
Making Sense: Storytelling in Contemporary Bay Area Art (1994), 1992-1994
11
5
Marilyn and Jack Da Silva: Metalsmiths (1994), 1994
11
6
Metamorphosis: Recycling in High Fashion (1994), 1994
11
7
Models in the Mind: African Prototypes in American Patchwork (1994), 1993-1994
Includes born digital records, see ER04.
11
8
Models in the Mind: African Prototypes in American Patchwork, Digital Documents, 1993
0.001 Gigabytes
Two computer files
ER04
The Paintings of Kyra Nijinsky Markevitch (1994), 1993-1994
11
9
Puppets and Poetry (1994), 1993-1994
11
10-13
Riches to Rags: Recycling in Japanese Rural Weaving (1994), 1993-1994
11
14
Russian Lacquer Art: Pavel and Natasha Tikhomirov (1994), 1994
11
15
Bacchus' Vessels (1995), 1994-1995
11
16-18
Botswana Live: Contemporary Arts and Crafts (1995), 1993-1995
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
12
1-2
Edith Heath: 50 Years of Design (1995), 1994-1995
12
3
Land of Morning: Treasures of the Philippines (1995), 1994-1996
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
12
4-7
Otto and Vivika Heino: Master Potters (1995), 1990-1995
12
8-9
The Saami: People of the Sun and Wind (1995), 1993-1995
Includes born digital records, see ER05.
12
10-11
The Saami: People of the Sun and Wind, Digital Documents, 1995
0.001 Gigabytes
Five computer files
ER05
Two Guatemalan Folk Painters: Lorenzo Gonzalez Chavajay and Victor Vasquez Temo (1995), 1994-1995
12
12
Working Folk (1995), 1995
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
12
13-15
Circus Collages of C. T. McClusky (1996), 1996
12
16
Craft at Gump's: The Helen Heninger Years (1996), 1995-1996
12
17
Craft at Gump's: The Helen Heninger Years (1996), 1995-1996
13
1-3
Have Birdcage, Hat Box and Silk Case: Will Travel (1996), 1995-1996
13
4
Jay Lewis: Found Civilization (1996), 1995-1996
13
5
Pani & Fili: Breads and Threads from Italy (1996), 1994-1996
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
13
6-10
Poe Dismuke: From Vaudeville to Carnival (1996), 1989-1996
Includes 4 videocassettes (VHS) and 1 videocassette (Video 8).
13
11-13
Small Wonder (1996), 1995-1996
13
14
Small Wonder (1996), 1995-1996
14
1
Vitalijus Cepkauskas (1996), 1995-1996
14
2
Beatrice Wood: The Lustre of 104 (1997), 1994-1997
14
3
Earth and Air (1997), 1993-1997
14
4-5
Ed Trinkkeller: Gentleman of Iron (1997), 1992-1997
14
6
Ethiopian Folk Art: The Leavitt Collection (1997), 1994-1997
14
7-9
MetalSpeaks: The Unexpected (1997)
Exhibition Information and Loan Forms, 1997
14
10
Artist Submissions, 1994-1997
14
11-15
Peruvian Retablos: The Social and Political Art of Nicario Jimenez (1997), 1997
14
16-17
Sha Sha Higby (1997), 1995-1997
14
18-19
Sha Sha Higby (1997), 1996
1 videocassettes (vhs)
15
1
Sticks (1997), 1996-1997
15
2
Navajo Folk Art (1997-1998), 1997-1998
15
3-4
Straw Trails: An Exhibition of Art in Straw (1997-1998), 1992-1998
15
5-6
Bert Marsh: British Woodturner (1998), 1997-1998
15
7-8
British Potters: The Dixon Long Collection (1998), 1998
15
9
Face to Face: Portraits by Craig Budde and Ted Gordon (1998), 1998
15
10
Ted Gordon, Artwork Labels, Digital Document, 1998
0.001 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER06
Five Points of View: Baskets by Contemporary Artists (1998), 1996-1998
15
11-14
Folk Art of Bali (1998), 1997-1998
15
15
June Schwarcz: Forty Years/Forty Pieces (1998), 1996-1999
15
16-19
June Schwarcz: Forty Years/Forty Pieces (1998)
General Exhibition Information, 1981-1998
16
1
Documentary, 1989
1 videocassettes (u-matic)
Master
2 videocassettes (vhs)
Subbed version and extra footage
1 videocassettes (u-matic)
Dubbed version
3 videocassettes (vhs)
Looped version and duplicates
2 videocassettes (vhs)
Looped versions
16
2-6
Tea Bowl Invitational (1998), 1996-1998
16
7-8
Ware for Chanoyu: The Japanese Tea Ceremony (1998), 1998
16
9-10
Ware for Chanoyu: The Japanese Tea Ceremony, Digital Documents, 1998
0.001 Gigabytes
Two computer files
ER07
The Christmas Creche (1998-1999), 1998-1999
16
11
The Christmas Creche, Digital Document, 1998
0.001 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER08
Pat Hickman: Through the Gates (1998-1999), 1994-1999
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
16
12-13
Pat Hickman, Artist Introduction, Digital Document, 1998
0.001 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER09
The Delights of Brazil: Popular Art Today (1999), 1998-1999
17
1
Fiber Eloquence: African Traditions (1999), 1998-1999
17
2-3
Illumination! Artists Working with Light (1999), 1993-1999
17
4-5
Master in Wood: The Furniture of Art Carpenter (1999), 1999
17
6
Metal Arts from the Saxe Collection (1999), 1999
17
7-9
Open and Shut Cases: Boxes by Jeffrey Ketcham and Larry Jeffers (1999), 1998-1999
17
10
Recycled Riches, Recycles Dreams: The Altars of Pierrot Barra (1999), 1998-1999
17
11
Sacred Markers: Funerary Sculpture (1999), 1999
17
12-14
Beyond the Obvious: Rethinking Jewelry (1999-2000), 1999-2000
17
15
Rebecca Didomenico: Found Glass (1999-2000), 1995-2000
17
16
Chinese Children's Hats from the Qing Dynasty (2000), 2000
17
17
Contemporary Craft Perspectives or Craft Showcase 1 (2000), 2000
There is 1 videocassette (VHS) in the Dorothy Weiss exhibition files that includes footage from this show.
17
18
Daily News: Newspaper Art of Gugger Peter (2000), 1999-2000
17
19
Death and Memory: Mexico's Dia de los Muertos (2000), 1997-2000
17
20
Et Cetera: Metalwork of Jack Chandler (2000), 2000
18
1
Florence Resnikoff: Master of Metal (2000), 1998-200
18
2
An Intimate Reading: The Books of Kay Sekimachi (2000), 1999-2000
18
3
Jean Williams Cacicedo: Explorations in Cloth (2000), 2000
18
4
Papua New Guinea: Spirit and Artifacts (2000), 1985-2000
Includes born digital records, see ER10.
18
5
Papua New Guinea: Spirit and Artifacts, Digital Document, 2000
0.001 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER10
Reliquaries for America (2000), 1999-2000
18
6-7
A Tribute to Dorothy Weiss: Contemporary Ceramics (2000), 2000
18
8
A Tribute to Dorothy Weiss: Contemporary Ceramics (2000), 2000
Includes 2 videocassettes (VHS), 1 of which also contains footage from Contemporary Craft Perspectives (2000).
18
9
Bob Stocksdale: Eighty-Eight Turnings (2001), 2000-2001
18
10
Contemporary Needlework: Tattoo! (2001), 2000-2001
Includes 2 videocassettes (VHS).
18
11-12
Craft Showcase 2 (2001), 2001
18
13-14
Crowning Glory: Contemporary Paper Hats by Moses (2001), 2000-2001
Includes born digital records, see ER11.
18
15
Crowning Glory: Contemporary Paper Hats by Moses, Digital Documents, 2001
0.001 Gigabytes
Three computer files
ER11
Larry Williamson: The West in Wood (2001), 2001
18
16-17
Rio Grande Traditions in Fiber and Clay (2001), 2000-2001
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
18
18-19
Shibori Tradition and Innovation: From East to West (2001), 2001
Includes born digital records, see ER12.
19
1-4
Shibori Tradition and Innovation: From East to West, Digital Photographs, 2001
0.061 Gigabytes
14 computer files
ER12
Craft Showcase 3 (2002), 2002
19
5
Emblems of Passage: Art of Africa, Oceania, and The Americas (2002)
General Exhibition Information, 2001-2002
19
6-9
Photograph Album of Opening, 2002
19
10
"Program Services - Bay Area People", 2002
1 videocassettes (vhs)
19
11
Findings: The Jewelry of Ramona Solberg (2002), 2000-2002
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS).
19
12-13
Fusing Traditions: Transformations in Glass by Native American Artists (2002), 2002-2003
Includes 2 videocassettes (VHS).
19
14-15
Sirens and Snakes: Water Spirits in Folk Art and Legend (2002), 1999-2003
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS) and born digital records, see ER13.
20
1-2
Sirens and Snakes: Water Spirits in Folk Art and Legend, Digital Photographs, 2002
0.318 Gigabytes
Eight computer files
ER13
Unwearable Art: Clothing in New Media (2002), 2002
20
3-4
Bella Feldman: War Toys Redux (2003), 2002-2003
20
5-6
Craft Showcase 4 (2003), 2003
20
7
Quilted Journeys: Immigration Stories by Australian Artists (2003), 2001-2003
20
8
Revealing Influences: Conversations with Bay Area Artists (2003)
Correspondence, 2001-2004
20
9
Financial Records, Loan Forms, and Research, 2001-2004
20
10
Research, 2001-2004
Includes born digital records, see ER14.
20
11-12
Digital Photographs, 2003
0.187 Gigabytes
35 computer files
ER14
Printed Material, 2001-2004
20
13
Valuables: Jewelry in the New Millenium (2003), 2002-2003
20
14-16
Craft Showcase 5 (2004), 2004
21
1
The New Rice Festival: Vietnamese Artist Nguyen Bao Toan (2004), 2004
Includes born digital records, see ER15.
21
2
The New Rice Festival: Vietnamese Artist Nguyen Bao Toan, Digital Photographs, 2000, 2003
0.038 Gigabytes
38 computer files
ER15
New Urushi Forms: Three Lacquer Artists from Japan (2004)
Correspondence, 2003-2004
21
3
Contracts, Financial Records, Loan Forms and Research, 2003-2004
21
4
Press Materials, 2003-2004
21
5
Exhibition Visuals, 2003-2004
21
6
Photographic Material, 2003-2004
21
7
Ragged Beauty: Repaired Textiles and Other Objects (2004), 2003-2004
21
8
Ragged Beauty: Repaired Textiles and Other Objects (2004), 2003-2004
21
9
Ragged Beauty: Repaired Textiles and Other Objects (2004), 2003-2004
Includes born digital records, see ER16.
21
10
The Roving Tailor, video by Daniel Gorrell (2004), Digital Video Recording, 2019
0.376 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER16
Subtraction and Addition: Ceramic Sculpture and Installations (2004), 2004
21
11-12
Weaving Tradition: Carol Cassidy and Woven Silks of Laos (2004), 2003-2004
Includes 1 videocassette (VHS) and born digital records, see ER17.
21
13-14
Weaving Tradition: Carol Cassidy and Woven Silks of Laos, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2003
0.023 Gigabytes
64 computer files
ER17
Material Masters: Craft Exhibition (2005), 2005
21
15
Mithila Paintings: The Evolution of an Art Form (2005), 2004-2007
21
16
Sanctuary in an Age of Commodity: The Art of Tobi Kahn (2005), 2003-2005
21
17
Folk Art for the Soul from Bay Area Collections (2005-2006), 2005-2006
21
18
Sensuous Curves: Scandinavian Designs Then and Now (2006) , 2006
Includes born digital records, see ER18.
21
19-20
Sensuous Curves: Scandinavian Designs Then and Now, Digital Photographs, 2005-2006
1.71 Gigabytes
78 computer files
ER18
Will the Circle be Unbroken: Four Generations of African-American Quiltmakers (2006), 2006
21
21
The Art of Gaman: Arts and Crafts from the Japanese American Internment Camps, 1942-1946 (2006-2007), 2006
22
1
The Art of Gaman: Arts and Crafts from the Japanese American Internment Camps, 1942-1946, Digital Document, 2006
0.001 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER19
Beats Per Minute: Contemporary Artists Influenced by Craft and Folk Art Practices (2007), 2006-2007
Includes born digital records, see ER20.
22
2
Julio Cesar Morales, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2004-2005
0.012 Gigabytes
37 computer files
ER20
Beyond Craft: Kamisuki, Paper as Process (2007), 2006-2007
Includes born digital records, see ER21.
22
3
Haigyu, Digital Presentation, 2006
0.141 Gigabytes
ER21
ER21
Evolution of the Ukelele: The Story of Hawaii's Jumping Flea (2007), 2006-2007
Includes born digital records, see ER22-ER25.
22
4-5
Legends of Ukulele, Digital Audio Recording, 1998
0.483 Gigabytes
18 computer files
ER22
Evolution of the Ukulele: The Story of Hawaii's Jumping Flea, Curator Tour, Digital Video Recording, 2007
0.831 Gigabytes
37 computer files
ER23
Evolution of the Ukulele: The Story of Hawaii's Jumping Flea, Concert on August 19, 2007, Digital Photographs and Video Recordings, 2007
0.274 Gigabytes
40 computer files
ER24
Ukuleles in Paradise, Digital Audio Recording, 2007
0.448 Gigabytes
10 computer files
ER25
"C" Change, Craft in Our Future (2007-2008), 2007-2008
Includes born digital records, see ER26-ER27.
22
6
"C" Change, Craft in Our Future, Curator Tour and Reception, Digital Photographs and Video Recordings, 2007
0.884 Gigabytes
43 computer files
ER26
"C" Change, Craft in Our Future, Digital Documents and Photographs, 2007
0.144 Gigabytes
114 computer files
ER27
American Symbols: From Lady Liberty to the Stars and Stripes (2008), 2007-2008
Includes born digital records, see ER28-ER29.
22
7-8
American Symbols: From Lady Liberty to the Stars and Stripes, Digital Documents and Photographs, 2007-2008
0.51 Gigabytes
47 computer files
ER28
American Symbols, a film by Pentagram, Digital Video Recording, 2008
0.211 Gigabytes
Two computer files
ER29
The Fabric of Cultures: Fashion, Identity, Globalization (2008), 2006-2008
Includes born digital records, see ER30-ER32.
22
9-10
The Fabric of Cultures: Fashion, Identity, Globalization, Digital Presentation, 2008
0.246 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER30
The Fabric of Cultures: Fashion, Identity, Globalization, Digital Documents and Photographs, 2006
0.102 Gigabytes
65 computer files
ER31
Basha to Spun Steel, Digital Video Recording, 2008
0.413 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER32
The Shape of Things: Paper Traditions and Transformations (2008-2009), 2007-2009
Includes born digital records, see ER33-ER34.
22
11-12
Jennifer Falck Linssen, Digital Documents and Photographs, 2007-2008
0.19 Gigabytes
11 computer files
ER33
Robert Lang, Flapping Birds and Space Telescopes, Digital Video Recording, 2008
0.058 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER34
Inside/Outside: Artist Environments (2009), 2007-2008
Includes 1videodisc (DVD). Transfer not possible.
22
13
Warren MacKenzie: Legacy of an American Potter (2009)
Artists and Mailing Lists, 2002-2009
22
14
Correspondence and Research, 2002-2009
Includes born digital records, see ER35.
22
15
Warren Mackenzie Interview, Edited from Oral History Interview with Robert Silberman for Archives of American Art, Digital Audio Recording, 2002
0.179 Gigabytes
30 computer files
ER35
Installation, 2002-2009
22
16
Outreach and Public Programs, 2002-2009
Includes born digital records, see ER36.
22
17
Warren MacKenzie at the Trax Gallery, a film by Blar Gershkow, Digital Video Recording, 2005
0.777 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER36
Touring Program Information, 2002-2009
Includes born digital records, ER37-ER38.
22
18
Legacy of an American Potter, Exhibition at Rochester Art Center, Digital Document, 2007
0.289 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER37
Warren MacKenzie, Digital Documents, Photographs, and Audio Recordings, 2006-2007
0.245 Gigabytes
84 computer files
ER38
Open Source Embroidery (2009-2010)
Artists, Budget, Communication, 2009-2010
23
1
Equipment and Exhibition Proposal, 2008-2009
23
2
Installation, Loan Forms, Outreach, 2007-2009
23
3
Press Material, 2009
Includes born digital records, see ER39.
23
4
Patricia Polese, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2005-2009
0.052 Gigabytes
54 computer files
ER39
Public Programs and Transportation, 2009-2010
23
5
Clare Rojas: We They, We They (2010), 2010
Includes born digital records, see ER40.
23
6
Clare Rojas: We They, We They, Digital Photographs, 2010
0.02 Gigabytes
24 computer files
ER40
Rhythm and Hues: Cloth and Culture of Mali (2010), 2010-2011
23
7
Volver: Mexican Folk Art Into Play (2010-2011), 2010-2011
Includes born digital records, see ER41.
23
8-10
Looped Surveillance Video, A. Miguelez and Jesica James (2010), Digital Video Recording, 2019
0.227 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER41
E is for Everyone: Celebrating Sister Corita (2011), 2011
Includes born digital records, see ER42-ER45.
23
11-13
This E is for the Eames / Corita Connection, Films by Charles and Ray Eames, (1956-1968), Digital Video Recording, 2019
0.227 Gigabytes
One computer file
(Partial transfer only.)
Film included: Parade (1952)
ER42
Sister Corita at Greative Growth (2011), Digital Video Recording, 2019
0.227 Gigabytes
One computer file
(Partial transfer only.)
ER43
Primary Colors, The Story of Corita, Film by Jeffrey Hayden (1991), Digital Video Recording, 2019
0.227 Gigabytes
One computer file
(Partial transfer only.)
ER44
Become a Microscope, 90 Statements on Sister Corita, a film by Aaron Rose (2008), Digital Video Recording, 2019
0.227 Gigabytes
One computer file
Partial transfer only.
ER45
Fiber Futures: Japan's Textile Pioneers (2011), 2011-2012
Includes born digital records, see ER46.
23
14
Fiber Futures: Japan's Textile Pioneers, Digital Documents, 2011
0.002 Gigabytes
Five computer files
ER46
Wrapping Traditions: Korean Textiles Now (2011), 2009-2012
23
15-16
Fiat Lux: Randy Colosky New Works (2011-2012), 2011
23
17
Only Birds Sing the Music of Heaven in this World (2012), 2012
Includes born digital records, see ER47-ER49.
23
18
Interview of John Cerney, Digital Video Recording, 2012
0.106 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER47
Interview of Chris Bunn and Jose Lepe Lepe, Digital Video Recording, 2012
0.155 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER48
Pie Ranch, movies by Robin Moore, Andy Miller and Lauren Reppy, Digital Video Recordings, 2011
1.41 Gigabytes
Four computer files
Films included: Eat Pie, Share the Pie, Teach Pie, and The Whole Pie.
ER49
Guest Register for Design for Living and J. B. Blunk Exhibitions, 1985-1986
23
19
Guest Register for Pie Farms and Fiber Futures Exhibitions, 2012
23
20
Exhibitions at Other Museums and Galleries
Hamburg - Metis Art Show, circa 1985-circa 1995
1 videocassettes (vhs)
23
21
The Figure in Nature (1989), 1989
2 videocassettes (vhs)
24
1
Del Mano Gallery - Ron Kent: The Translucent Bowl (1996), 1996
1 videocassettes (vhs)
24
2
Smithsonian - American Glass: Masters of the Art (1999), circa 1999
1 videocassettes (vhs)
24
3
Galeria H & H Exhibitions, Digital Documents, 2006
0.112 Gigabytes
Five computer files
ER50

Series 3: Artists' Files , 1983-2007
0.6 Linear feet
Box 24

Artists' files includes resumes and inquiries from artists interested in exhibiting at the MOCFA but not necessarily represented by the museum, which were kept on file for reference, along with several recordings of artists, probably performances or interviews or studio tours, that were not clearly related to any exhibition. There are 8 videocassettes (VHS) and 1 electronic disk (CD).
Description Container Select
Artist Resumes and Inquiries, 1983-1988
24
5-6
Bean, Bennett, 1990
1 videocassettes (vhs)
24
7
Bennett, Jaime and Robert Ebendorf, circa 1985-circa 2000
1 videocassettes (vhs)
24
8
Fasanella, Ralph, circa 1985-circa 2000
1 videocassettes (vhs)
24
9
Graham, Bill, 2005
24
10
Kovatch, Ron, 1989
3 videocassettes (vhs)
24
11
Moran, Mike, circa 1985-circa 1995
2 videocassettes (vhs)
24
12
Ricalde, Salvador V., 2007
1 electronic discs (cd)
Transfer not possible.
24
13

Series 4: Museum of Craft and Folk Art Publications , 1977-2012
1.4 Linear feet
Boxes 24-25, OV 31-32

Museum of Craft and Folk Art (MOCFA) publications include exhibition catalogs, newsletters, reports, and announcements published by the MOCFA. There are also 4 videocassettes and some born digital material of exhibition images and events at the museum that were recorded by MOCFA.
Description Container Select
A Report from the San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, 1977-1985
24
14
A Report from the San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, 1986-2003
Oversized material housed in OV 31.
24
15
A Report from the San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum Bound Volume, 1986-2003
24
16
A Report from the San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, 2004-2007
24
17
Annual Report, 2002
24
18
Artifacts, 2000-2004
24
19
Exhibition Announcements, 1983-2005
24
20
Exhibition Announcements, 2006-2012
25
1
Event Invitations, 1994-2011
25
2
Newsletters, 1984-1986
25
3
Newsletters, 1987-1995
25
4
Newsletters, 1996-2000
25
5
Exhibition Catalogs, 1984-1988
25
6
Exhibition Catalogs, 1989-1995
25
7
Exhibition Catalogs, 1996-2000
25
8
Exhibition Catalogs, 2001-2002
25
9
Exhibition Catalogs, 2002-2004
Includes born digital records, see ER51.
25
10
Exhibition Catalogs, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2004
0.003 Gigabytes
11 computer files
ER51
Exhibition Catalogs, 2004-2008
25
11
Riches from Rags, 1994
25
12
Fashion Shows, 1989-1990
2 videocassettes (vhs)
25
13
A Stitch in Time, circa 1985-circa 2000
1 videocassettes (vhs)
25
14
Unidentified "SF Craft and Folk Art Museum" Recording, circa 1985-circa 1995
1 videocassettes (betacam)
25
15
Oversized Issues of A Report from the San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum from Box 24, Folder 15, 1986-2003
OV 31
Oversized Bound Volume of A Report from the San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum from Box 24, Folder 16, 1986-2003
OV 32

Series 5: Printed Material and Commercial Video Recordings , 1983-2007
2.7 Linear feet
Boxes 26-28, OV 33-35

Printed materials and video recordings includes an oversized scrapbook (disbound) of clippings and photographs about the museum's early exhibitions, several (disbound) binders of exhibition press clippings, clippings on assorted subjects maybe intended for research on exhibition ideas, documentaries on artists published by third parties, and news coverage of exhibitions. There are 17 videocassettes, 1 sound cassette, and 1 born digital video recording.
Description Container Select
Scrapbook, 1983-1985
Oversized material housed in OV 33-35.
26
1
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 1983-1986
26
2
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 1987-1988
26
3
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 1988
26
4-6
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 1992
26
7-9
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 1992-1993
26
10
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 1993
26
11-13
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 1996
26
14-16
Exhibition Press Clippings Binder, 2002
27
1-10
Exhibition Press Clippings, 2006-2007
27
11
Exhibition Announcements from Other Galleries and Museums, 1989-2006
27
12
Exhibition Catalogs of Other Galleries and Museums, 1994-2005
27
13
Clippings
Museum of Craft and Folk Art New Location, 2005-2006
27
14
Amish Quilts, 2005
27
15
Calligraphy, 2006
27
16
Kahlo, Frida, circa 2005
27
17
Miscellaneous Brochures, circa 1994
27
18
Documentaries, 1987-1991
2 videocassettes (vhs)
27
19
Documentaries, 1991-1999
2 videocassettes (vhs)
27
20
Documentaries, 2001
2 videocassettes (vhs)
27
21
Documentary, 2003
1 videodiscs (dvd)
28
1
News Program Coverage, circa 1989-circa 2000
2 videocassettes (vhs)
28
2
News Program Coverage, circa 1989
2 videocassettes (vhs)
28
3
News Program Coverage, circa 1990
3 videocassettes (vhs)
28
4
News Program Coverage, 1990-1991
2 videocassettes (vhs)
28
5
News Program Coverage, 1998-1999
2 videocassettes (vhs)
28
6
News Program Coverage, 2002-2006
1 Sound cassette
Includes born digital records, see ER52.
28
7
Museum of Craft and Folk Art, ABC News at 6:00, KGO-TV Ch. 7, San Francisco, February 13, 2006, Digital Video Recording, 2019
0.05 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER52
Oversized Scrapbook from Box 26, Folder 1, 1983-1985
OV 33-35

Series 6: Photographic Materials , 1970-2011
2 Linear feet
Boxes 28-30

Photographic materials include slides, negatives, printed and digital photographs, and transparencies. There is a disbound album of exhibition installations and events, slides of crafts from different geographic regions (titles in quotation marks reflect the original labels of materials), slides of artwork from exhibitions, portraits of artists, snapshots of events such as auctions and openings, and photographs of MOCFA offices and staff.
Description Container Select
Album of People Installing Museum of Craft and Folk Art Exhibitions, 1983-2011
28
8
"Central Asia" Costumes and Textiles Slides from Binder, 1973-1981
28
9-10
"Contemporary Crafts - Textiles" Slides, 1970-1976
28
11-12
"Hungary" Costumes Slides, 1975-1976
28
13
"Middle East" Costumes and Textiles Slides, 1975
28
14
"Tibet" Artifacts, Costumes, Ritual Objects Slide from Binder, 1976-1979
28
15
Slides of Artwork from Exhibitions, 1983-2011
29
1-4
Photographs of Artwork from Exhibitions, circa 1982-1997
29
5
Photographs of Artwork from Exhibitions, circa 1990-circa 2000
Series of black and white photographs (18 cm x 13 cm) of artwork, maybe used for reference.
29
6-13
Slides of Artwork from Anneberg Gallery Exhibitions, 1975-1976
29
14
Transparencies of Artwork by Various Artists, 1992-2002
29
15
Portraits of Artists
Gonzalez-Chavajay, Lorenzo, circa 1994
29
16
Jimenez, Nicario, circa 1997
29
17
Lovering-Brown, T., 1995
29
18
Sebastian, Barbara, circa 2005
29
19
Trinkkeller, Ed, 1997
Copy print of photograph that was originally taken circa 1927.
29
20
Wood, Beatrice, circa 1994
29
21
A Frida! Fashion Theater and Art Auction, 2002
30
1
Museum of Craft and Folk Art Benefit Auction, circa 1990-circa 2000
30
2
Museum of Craft and Folk Art Offices and Work Stations, circa 1985-circa 1995
30
3
Museum of Craft and Folk Art Staff, circa 1985-circa 2000
30
4
Museum of Craft and Folk Art Opening, Digital Photographs, 2005
0.282 Gigabytes
72 computer files
ER53
"1st Quarter 2002" Photographs of People, 2002
30
5
People at Events and Openings, 1995-circa 2000
30
7
Stocksdale, Bob and Kay Sekimachi, circa 1998
Snapshots at parties and events.
30
8
Miscellaneous Negatives, circa 1985-circa 2005
30
9
Miscellaneous Snapshots of Artwork, circa 1998-circa 2005
30
10

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