ERIC Number: ED394901
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
African American Art Resources in the Washington, D.C., Area: A Guide for Teachers.
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.; Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Office of Elementary and Secondary Education.; National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC.; District of Columbia Public Schools, Washington, DC.
This guide provides resource suggestions for Washington, D.C. teachers who are preparing units on African American art and artists. The listings include hours of operation, address, and phone number of community resources under six distinct headings: (1) "Museums"; (2) "Art Galleries and Organizations"; (3) "Other Educational Resources"; (4) "Libraries and Archives"; (5) "History and Culture Resources"; and (6) "Selected Museum and Book Stores." When possible or pertinent, additional information for each resource is given regarding contact person, admission charges, school programs, teacher services, and a brief description of the resource's scope and content. A 40-item bibliography lists selected books and exhibition catalogues for teachers and students. (DQE)
Descriptors: Art Education, Artists, Arts Centers, Blacks, Community Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Resource Materials, Visual Arts
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Smithsonian Institution, A&I 1163, MRC 402, Washington, DC 20560 (single copy free; additional copies $5).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC.; Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Office of Elementary and Secondary Education.; National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC.; District of Columbia Public Schools, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: African Americans; District of Columbia