Nigerian arts: 21st annual Fine Arts Festival, School of Fine Arts, State University of Iowa, June 15 - August 12, 1959

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Nigerian arts: 21st annual Fine Arts Festival, School of Fine Arts, State University of Iowa, June 15 - August 12, 1959

Subject

Art festivals; Art exhibitions

Sculpture, African; Igala (African people); Idoma (African people); Jaba (Nigerian people); Goemai (African people); Jarawan Dutse (African people)

Sieber, Roy, 1923-2001; Zion, Ben; Vaughan, Keith, 1912-1977; Fields, Mitchell; Packard, Vance Oakley, 1914-; Fine, Benjamin, 1905-; Hindus, Morris Gerschon, 1891-1969; Stockton, Richard F.; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Giraudoux, Jean, 1882-1944; Fry, Christopher, 1907-2005; Engle, Paul, 1908-1991; Bezanson, Philip, 1916-1975

University of Iowa. School of Art and Art History; University of Iowa. Dept. of Speech and Dramatic Art; University of Iowa. School of Music

United States -- Iowa -- Iowa City

1950-1960

Description

Festival included: an exhibition of paintings and drawings by faculty, featuring works by three distinguished visiting artists, Ben-Zion, Keith Vaughan, and Mitchell Fields; lecture series including Vance Packard, Benjamin Fine, Morris Hindus; plays and musical performances; "Professor Roy Sieber has ... prepared for the 21st Fine Arts Festival an exhibition of objects and photographs selected from the study collection he assembledin Nigeria only last year ... This exhibition focuses attention on one well-known style, that of the Yoruba of Western Nigeria, and on the arts of two little known areas near the Benue River in Northern Nigeria"--Inside front cover.

Publisher

University of Iowa

University of Iowa. Libraries

Date

1959-06-15

2008-03-03

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