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Title Procession : the art of Norman Lewis / edited by Ruth Fine ; with contributions by David Acton [and five others].
Publication Philadelphia : Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts ; [Berkeley] : University of California Press, [2015]
Description 286 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 29 cm
Call # 759.13 LEWIS P
Note "Published in conjunction with the exhibition 'Procession: The Art of Norman Lewis,' presented at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, November 13, 2015-April 3, 2016; Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, June 4-August 21, 2016; Chicago Cultural Center, Illinois, September 17, 2016-January 8, 2017"--Colophon.
"This ... catalogue accompanies the first major museum retrospective of the painter Norman Lewis ... the sole African-American artist of his generation who became committed to issues of abstraction at the start of his career and continued to explore them over its entire trajectory"--Jacket flap.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-279) and index.
Contents Preface / David C. Driskell -- The spiritual in the material / Ruth Fine -- Drawings and paintings on paper -- Jammin' at the press / David Acton -- Prints checklist / David Acton and Ruth Fine -- Lewis on Lewis: On teaching. On art--Susan Stedman commentary -- Beyond category : before Afrofuturism there was Norman Lewis / Jeffrey C. Stewart -- The presence of Norman Lewis / Jacqueline Francis -- One world or none : hints of the future in Norman Lewis's abstract expressionism / Andrianna Campbell -- Norman Lewis: presence and absence in the exhibition history, 1933-1980 / Helen M. Shannon.
Subject Lewis, Norman, 1909-1979 -- Exhibitions.
African American painters -- Exhibitions.
African American artists -- Exhibitions.
Painting, Abstract -- United States -- Exhibitions.
Harlem Renaissance -- Exhibitions.
Abstract impressionism.
Lewis, Norman, 1909-1979. (OCoLC)fst00248725
Abstract impressionism. (OCoLC)fst00794751
African American artists. (OCoLC)fst00799017
African American painters. (OCoLC)fst00799289
Harlem Renaissance. (OCoLC)fst00951467
Painting, Abstract. (OCoLC)fst01050640
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Exhibition catalogs. (OCoLC)fst01424028
Addl. Author Lewis, Norman, 1909-1979, artist.
Fine, Ruth, 1941- editor.
Acton, David, 1953- writer of added commentary.
Container of (work): Lewis, Norman, 1909-1979. Works. Selections.
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, host institution.
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, host institution.
Chicago Cultural Center, host institution.
Alt Title Art of Norman Lewis
ISBN 0520288009 (hbk.) :
9780520288003 (hbk.) :

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