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Folk Art  Illinois - Louisiana

 
  Folk Art Pages   AL-GAIL-MA, MD-PA, SC-ZZ  

 

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  Charleston

  Tarble Arts Center

  600 Lincoln Avenue

  Eastern Illinois U

  Charleston IL   61920    

  Phone   217 581-2787

  Web   http://www.eiu.edu/~tarble/geninfo.html

  Description  rotating arts exhibits, concerts, readings, 1000 piece collection including

                    Illinois folk arts

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  Research    Archives

  Owner/Operator:  Eastern Illinois University

  New or Updated    1/18/2006

 

  IL

  Chicago

  Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum

  1852 West 19th Street

  Chicago    IL             60008    

  Phone   312 738-1503

  Web Site  www.mfacmchicago.org

  Description  Colonial & pre-Cuahtemoc artifacts, prints & drawings, Mexican culture & history, immigration

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  Collection N-Z  Prints

  Group Identity   Latin American

  New or Updated:           12/21/2005

Peoria
Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences
1125 West Lake Ave
Peoria IL 61614
Phone
309 686-7000
Web Site www.lakeview-museum.org
Description Children's Discovery center, Illinois Folk art Gallery
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Collection A-F Folk Art

 

 

 

Kentucky
Louisville
Kentucky Museum of Arts & Design
609 West Main
Louisville KY 40202
Phone 502 589-0102
Web Site http://www.kentuckycrafts.org/
E-mail mailto:kacf@aye.net
Description contemporary Kentucky Folk art and artists, 12 annual exhibitions
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus Arts
Field of Study/Science Facility Folk Life
Collection A-F Folk Art
Owner/Operator: Kentucky Art & Craft Foundation
New or Updated: 07/03/2003

  Morehead
 
Kentucky Folk Art Center
 
Morehead  KY
 
Web Site  www.kyfolkart.org
 
Description  contemporary Eastern Kentucky folk arts
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type   Commercial
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk Life
 
Collection A-F Folk Art
 
New or Updated:   6/29/2005

Kentucky
Owensboro
Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
901 Frederica Street
Owensboro KY 42301
Phone
270 685-3181
Web Site
*****
Alt Web
http://www.ky.audubonregion.com/museums.html
Description
American, English & French Art, John Hampdem Smith House Museum with  decorative arts, stained glass windows
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Arts
Collection A-F Folk Art
Collection N-Z Paintings
Era
19th
New or Updated: 05/17/2003

  Louisiana
 
Alexandria
 
Alexandria Museum of Art
 
933 Main St
 
PO Box 1028
 
Alexandria  LA  71309 
 
Phone   318 443-3458
 
Web Site  www.themuseum.org/
 
Toll Free  866 456-7566
 
Description  Louisiana contemporary & folk artists
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Building Type   Bank
 
Collection A-F Folk Art
 
New or Updated:   6/24/2005

  Massachusetts
 
Sandwich
 
Heritage Museums & Gardens
 
67 Grove Street
 
Sandwich  MA  02563   
 
Phone  508 888-1222
 
Web Site  http://www.heritagemuseumsandgardens.org/
 
Alt Web  mailto:info@heritagemuseums.org
 
Description  three museums in one: military (with 2000 miniatures), automotive, folk art,                         all in a 100 acre garden setting
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Gardens
 
Building Type  Farm
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk Life
 
Collection A-F  Folk Art
 
Collection G-M  Miniatures
 
Collection N-Z  Vehicles
 
New or Updated:  10/24/2003
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