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Senga Nengudi papers, 1947, circa 1962-2017

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Series 5: Professional Activities , 1966-2017
1.9 Linear feet
Boxes 8-10, Box 15

Included in the professional activities series are class evaluations and materials related to dance and movement workshops Nengudi taught; gallery files; and files related to exhibitions, projects, and performances. These files may include correspondence, printed material, budget and financial information, contracts and agreements, planning notes, photographic material, and born-digital and audiovisual material. Also included is a dress worn by Maren Hassinger in a performance piece choreographed by Senga Nengudi.
This series is arranged chronologically. Material related to other artists appears at the end of the series and is arranged alphabetically by artist.
Description Container Select
Financial Records, 1966-1998, 2007
Also includes personal financial information including forms from California welfare agency and UCA tuition invoices.
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Fine Arts Community Workshop, MacLaren Hall, 1968-1970
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Pasadena Art Museum Workshops, 1970
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Creative Artists Public Service Program, 1972-1973
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7 Loaves NEA Project Proposal, 1973
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Children's Art Carnival, 1973
Includes printed material and works of art by students.
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Other Exhibitions, Projects, and Professional Activities, 1974-2005
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69
Newcomers 1976 Exhibition, Municipal Art Gallery, 1976
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1
Pico Blvd Freeway Proposal, 1977
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2
Exhibition Catalog Material, circa 1977
References to RSVP X, RSVP XI, Inside/Outside, and Hanging On. Includes Photographs, draft statements, and lists.
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3
Brockman Gallery Productions CETA Program, 1977-1978
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4
Just Above Midtown Gallery Records, 1977-1987
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5
Black Beaded Dress, circa 1970s-1980s
Dress worn by Maren Hassinger in a performance choreographed by Senga Nengudi.
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The Opened Eye/Opened I, Inc., 1980-1983, 1990
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Community School, Community Artists Program, 1980-1986
Includes Community School publications and material related to Go-Cart Art Workshops.
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7-8
Community School Parents Group, 1985
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9
Afro American Abstraction, The Art Museum Association and Oakland Museum, 1982-1984
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10
The Woman's Building, 1984-1985
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11
Notes and Material Related to Yellow Springs Institute Residency Fellowship, circa 1987
Materials relate to Senga Nengudi and Vinsula Kara.
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12
Coast to Coast: A Woman of Color National Artist's Book Project and Exhibition, 1987-1989
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13
Art as Verb, Maryland Institute College of Art, 1988-1989, 1996
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14
Mouth to Mouth: Conversations on Being — Doublethink/Bulemia Radio Program, 1988-1989
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15
Mouth to Mouth: Conversations on Being — Doublethink/Bulemia Radio Program, (1988-1989), Digital Audio Recording, undated
0.2 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER01
Performing Arts for Youth Organization Records, 1990-1993
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17
Sankofa, 1900-1993
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18
Workshop Flyers, Notes, and Related Material, 1991-1994
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19
Video Fest, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 1991-1996
Event referred to as "Video Fest" on contracts and in correspondence is Whisper! Stomp! Shout! A Salute to African American Performance Art at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center (1996).
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Whisper! Stomp! Shout! A Salute to African American Performance Art, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 1996
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The Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration, Community Leaders, 1992-1993
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New Observations Magazine, 1992-1997
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23
Workshop Ideas and Handouts, 1993, 2005
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24
Singing the Circle: Four Women Creating Themselves, 1994-1997
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Singing the Circle: Four Women Creating Themselves Audio and Video Recordings, 1995
1 Videocassettes (VHS)
2 Sound cassettes
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Muhlenberg College, 1995-1996
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NowHere, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark, 1995-1996
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Oversize Material Related to NowHere Exhibition, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark, 1996
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1
"Senga — Denmark" Recording, 1996
1 Videocassettes (VHS)
"Documented by Barbara McCullough"
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Thomas Erben Gallery Records, 1995-1997, 2003-2005
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Publication Requests, 1996
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Banff Centre for the Arts Artist Residency, 1996-1998
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Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Inc. Grant Application, 1996-1998
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Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 1996-2001
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Not For Sale: Feminism and Art in the USA During the 1970s by Laura Cottingham, 1997-1998
1 Videocassettes (VHS)
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1
Out of Actions: Between Performance and the Object, 1949-1979, Museum of Contemporary Art, 1997-1998
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2
Kira Lynn Harris Artist File, 1997-2009
1 Electronic discs (DVD)
Includes born-digital material, see ER02.
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3
Kira Lynn Harris Powerpoint Presentation, 2006
0.096 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER02
Sixteen Pieces, Ifá-Yoruba Contemporary Arts Trust, 1999-2001
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4
16 Pieces Recording, 2001
1 Videocassettes (VHS)
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Car Windshield Project/Workshop Material, circa 1990s
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Bibliographies and Resources, circa 1960s
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Humanities 317, Art History Course Questionnaires, 2000
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Love Supreme, La Criée Centre d'Art Contemporain, 2000-2001
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Senga Nengudi, Masing: A Solo/Group Show, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 2000-2002
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Material Related to Senga Nengudi and Maren Hassinger Seminar, 2002
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Les Soirées Nomades, Fondation Cartier Pour l'Art Contemporain, 2004-2006
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Side by Side by Senga Nengudi and Maren Hassinger, Les Soirées Nomades, Fondation Cartier pour l'Art Contemporain, 2006-2007
Includes born-digital material, see ER03.
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Side by Side Paris Performance, Digital Video Recording, 2004
6.78 Gigabytes
2 computer files
ER03
Senga Nengudi & Maren Hassinger Side by Side for 35 years Digital Video Recording, 2013
3.56 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER04
Acadia Summer Art Program, 2005
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Nonverbal Communication in Art Guest Speaker Sheets, 2005
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Artist-in-Residence, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, 2005-2007
Includes born-digital material, see ER05.
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"The Threader" by Senga Nengudi, Looping Digital Video Recording , 2010
0.451 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER05
Warp Trance, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 2007-2008
Warp Trance was created in collaboration with the Fabric Museum and Workshop. This file also includes material related to the Second Lives: Remixing the Ordinary (2008-2009) exhibition at the Museum of Art and Design which included Warp Trance.
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Wack! Art and the Feminist Revolution, Museum of Contemporary Art, 2006-2007
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Artist Statement and Related Material in Consideration for the Joyce Alexander Wein Prize, 2007
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Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant Application Material, 2008
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Love Be... Love Definitions Project, 2012
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A. C. Q., 2017
Includes inkject photographs of work, notes on installation and deinstallation, and a shipping invoice.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2017
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Material Related to Other Artists, circa 1970s-1990s
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Material Related to Other Artists, David Hammons, 1974, 1984, 2007
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Material Related to Other Artists, Barbara McCullough, circa 2011, undated
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Material Related to Other Artists, Lawrence D. "Butch" Morris, 1989, 2007
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Material Related to Other Artists, Kaylynn Sullivan TwoTrees, 1994-2006
Includes born-digital material, see ER06.
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Portfolio, Kaylynn S. TwoTrees, Digital Photographs, 2000
0.012 Gigabytes
4 computer files
ER06

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