Convergence: Jazz, Films, and the Visual Arts

Convergence: Jazz, Films, and the Visual Arts

 

Jim Allen
Prelude, 2004
Oil on board
Gift of Nene Humphrey

Emma Amos
Camille and the Camel Walk, 2002
Digital Photo
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Benny Andrews
Blues Player, 2006
Etching 29/75
Commissioned by the David C. Driskell Center,
printed with Prof. Curlee R. Holton
at the Experimental Printmaking Institute
at Layfayette College, Easton, PA

Lila Oliver Asher
Basin Street Blues
, n.d.
Linocut, A/P
©Lila Oliver Asher 2013

Bob Barry
Emie Andrews, 2006
Black & White Photograph, edition of 50
Loan from the Doris and Greg Carroll Collection

Bob Barry
Nancy Wilson, 2004
Black & White Photograph, edition of 50
Loan from the Doris and Greg Carroll Collection

Bob Barry
Ray Brown
, 2003
Black & White Photograph, edition of 50
©Bob Barry 2012
Photography by Bob Barry

Romare Bearden
Brass Section, 1979
Lithograph, A/P
Gift from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Romare Bearden
Homage to Mary Lou (The Piano Lesson), 1984
Lithograph, 7/100
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Romare Bearden
Jazz-II-Deluxe
, n.d.
Serigraph
© Romare Beaden Foundation/Licensed by VEGA, New York, NY

Romare Bearden
Tenor Sermon, 1979
Lithograph, 14/175
Gift from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

J. Leroy Beasley
African Drums (Triptych), 2011
Photography
Loan from American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, MO

Ronald Beverly
The Aurora: Series #1
, 2010
Photography
© Ronald Beverly 2012

Ronald Beverly
The Aurora: Series #2, 2012
Photography
Loan from the artist

Moe Brooker
Inside Moves, 1985
Offset Lithograph
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Elizabeth Catlett
Fiesta
, 1988
Silkscreen 151/200
© Catlett Mora Family Trust/Licensed by VEGA, New York, NY

Matthew Clay-Robison
Stone Walls and Steel Bars
, 1999
Woodcut
© Matthew Clay-Robison, 2013

Kevin Cole
Dancing with Boogaloo Beat III
, 2009
Collage and Woodcut
© Kevin Cole, 2013

Terry Dixon
Solo, 2005
Mixed Media
Loan from the artist

John Dowell
The Past of Sun Ra, 1973
Ink and Water Color
Loan from Charles Reiher

John Dowell
Visual Poems, 1971
Portfolio of 8 Lithographs and A Drawing
Loan from Charles Reiher

David C. Driskell
Five Blue Notes, 1980
Encaustic and Egg Tempra on Board
Gift of Nene Humphrey

David C. Driskell
The Bassist
, 2006
Offset Lithograph
© David C. Driskell 2012

David C. Driskell
The Guitarist, 2002
Woodcut, A/P
Loan from the artist

Lionel Finninger
Untitled, n.d.
Etching, 42/100
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Films
Selection as taken from the John H. Baker Jazz Film Collection at the American Jazz Museum; gift of the American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, MO, 2002
Films

Reginald Gammon
St. Louis Blues, n.d.
Collage
Loan from Eric Key

Jerry Harris
Miles Davis Diggin' Charlie "Bird" Parker
, 2008
Laminated wood, found objects, and trumpet mouthpiece
© Jerry Harris 2012

Jerry Harris
Out of Africa, 2008
Carved ebony, string, fiberglass and found objects
Gift of the artist

Verna Hart
Sous Café Serenada, 2003
Watercolor
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Leroy Henderson
Guitar Man
, 1972
Black and White Photograph
© Leroy Henderson 2013

Barkley Hendricks
Dexter Gordon
, 2008
Digital Print
© Barkley Hendricks 2013

Robin Holder
112th Street and Lenox 5
, 2006
Stencil Monotype
© Robin Holder 2013

Robin Holder
Louisiana Jumpstart the Night 4
, 2005
Stencil Monotype
© Robin Holder 2012

Joseph Holston
Blue Note
, 1997
Etching
© Joseph Holston 2013

Joseph Holston
Jazz
, 1990
Screenprint
© Joseph Holston 2013

Joseph Holston
Jazz III
, 1990
Etching
© Joseph Holston 2013

Curlee R. Holton
Blues State of Mind
, 2004
Serigraph, 2/10
© Curlee Holton 2013

Wadsworth A. Jarrell
James Carter Trio, 1999
Acrylic on Paper
Loan from Eric Key

Wadsworth A. Jarrell
Miles Davis Group, 2006
Acrylic on Canvas
Loan from Eric Key

Cynthia Litwear
American Flag, n.d.
Acoustic guitar sculpture, stained glass, and mirrors
Loan from American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, MO

Cynthia Litwear
Reflections of Jazz, n.d.
Acoustic guitar sculpture, stained glass, and mirrors
Loan from American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, MO

Robert Longo
Untitled, 1978
Etching
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Steve Mayo
Solo, 2007
Collagraph
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Dean Mitchell I
Bathed in Light from Deep Rivers in My Soul, 2003
Etching 47/75
Loan from American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, MO

Dean Mitchell I
E. Pluribus Unum from Deep Rivers in My Soul, 2003
Etching 47/75
Loan from American Jazz Museum, Kansas City, MO

Mooney
If Jazz Was a Color, n.d.
Quilt
Loan from the Doris and Greg Carroll Collection

Keith Morrison
A Night in Tunisia, 2002
Offset Lithograph
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

William Pajaud
Dirge, 2002
Mixed Media
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Jefferson Pinder
Musical Missionaries
, 2008
Woodcut
© Jefferson Pinder 2013

Michael Platt
Harp Player
, n.d.
Digital Monoprint
© Michael Platt 2013

H.C. Porter
Blues at Home
, 1996
Silkscreen, 56/150
© H.C. Porter 2013

Doris Price
Conversational Riff
, 1992
Serigraph, 8/18
© Doris Price 2013

Eric Pryor
Shadow and Rhythm, 2004
Wood and Paint
Loan from Eric Key

Rasmussen
Piano Blues, 2006
Etching, 6/6
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Faith Ringgold
Jazz Stories: Mama Can Sing, Papa Can Blow #4, 2004
Acrylic on canvas with pieced fabric boarder
Loan from ACA Gallery, NYC

Faith Ringgold
Mama Can Sing, 2004
Serigraph, 4/20
Commissioned by the David C. Driskell Center,
printed with Prof. Curlee R. Holton
at the Experimental Printmaking Institute
at Layfayette College, Easton, PA

Faith Ringgold
Papa Can Blow, 2005
Silkscreen
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Faith Ringgold
Wynton's Tune, 2004
Serigraph, 2/100
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Sonié Joi Ruffin-Thompson
Strange Fruit, 2010
Fiber
Loan from the Doris and Greg Carroll Collection

Preston Sampson
Mood Indigo (Duke Ellington's 100th Birthday), 1999
Color Serigraph, 28/100

Preston Sampson
Second Act, 2011
Mixed Media
Gift of Kevin Cole

John T. Scott
Blues Singer, 2003
Lithograph, 1/40
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

John T. Scott
Blues Walk, 2003
Lithograph, 1/40
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

John T. Scott
Untitled, n.d.
Lithograph. 177/340
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Frank Smith
Be Bop Vamp
, 1986
Offset Lithograph, 26/100
© Frank Smith 2013

Harold D. Smith Jr.
Coltrane
, 2011
Acrylic on canvas
© Harold D. Smith Jr. 2012

Frank Stewart
Wynton Marsalis, 1991
Black and White Photograph, 1/10
Permanent loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Unknown
African Wooden Drum, n.d.
Drum, Wood and Leather
Gift of the Will and Irene Petty Collection

George Watson
Blues Guitar, 1978
Ink Drawing
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

William T. Williams
Caravan
, 1991
Lithograph 11/19
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

William T. Williams
Monk's Tale
, 2006
Silkscreen, 3/20
© William T. Williams 2012

Richard Yarde
Savoy, 1986
Book
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Richard Yarde
Untitled (Dancing in the Savoy), 2004
Watercolor
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection