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Folk Art  Alabama - Georgia

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

 

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Fayette
Fayette Art Museum
530 Temple Avenue N
Fayette AL 35555
Phone
205 932-8727
Web Site *****
Alt Web http://www.artcom.com/museums/nv/af/35555.htm
Description mostly 20th century American Folk art in six galleries
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Building Type Schoolhouse
Collection A-F Folk Art
Era 20th

Thomaston
Alabama Rural Heritage Center
Old Marengo County High School
PO Box 65
Thomaston AL
Phone
334 627-3388
Web Site *****
Description contemporary quilts, rugs, arts and crafts on exhibit and for sale
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus Arts
Nature of Group or Site Crafts
Field of Study/Science Facility Folk Life
Collection A-F Folk Art

 

 

 

California
Berkeley
Judah L Magnes Memorial Museum
2911 Russell Street
Berkeley CA 94705
Phone
510 549-6950
Web Site www.jfed.org/magnes/magnes.htm
Alt Web www.amuseum.org/jahf
Description Jewish artists of the last 2 centuries: drawing, painting, folk art, textiles
Type of Resource Museum
Collection A-F Folk Art
Collection N-Z Paintings
Group Identity Jewish

 

  Los Angeles

  California African American Museum

  600 State Drive

  Exposition Park

  Los Angeles  CA  90037    

  Phone  213 744-7432

  Web Site www.caam.ca.gov/

  Description  arts and historic materials on African American life

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Collection A-F  Folk Art

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  Group Identity  African American

  New or Updated:   7/25/2007


 
California
 
San Diego

  Mingei International Museum

  1439 El Prado

  Balboa Park

  San Diego CA          92101    

  Phone   619 239-0003

  Web Site  www.mingei.org/

  Description  focus on hand made, useful objects from around the world

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Crafts

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  New or Updated:             8/22/2005

 

  San Diego

  San Diego Museum of Man

  1350 El Prado

  Balboa Park

  San Diego                     CA           92101    

  Phone   619 239-2001

  Web Site  http://www.museumofman.org/

  Description  Footsteps through Time -- Four Millions Year of Human Evolution, Ancient Egypt, Children's Discovery center, Maya, Kumeyaay

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Anthropology

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  New or Updated:             8/24/2005

    Florida
 
Tallahassee
 
American Folk Art Museum
 
3919 Woodville Highway
 
Tallahassee  FL    32311
  Phone   850 656-2879
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.whohadada.com/maryproctor/maryproctor.html
 
Description  art by outsider artist Missionary Mary Proctor
 
Type of Resource   Gallery
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk Life
 
Collection A-F Folk Art
 
New or Updated:   6/1/2004
Georgia
Rabun Gap
Hambridge Center
Betty's Creek Road
PO Box 339
Rabun Gap GA 30568
Phone 706 746-5718
Web Site *****
Description 600 acre artist colony with folk art & pottery gallery, grist mill on grounds
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus Arts
Collection A-F Folk Art
Collection N-Z Pottery
New or Updated: 04/02/2003

Savannah
Beach Institute
502 E Harris Street
Savannah GA 31401
Phone 912 234-8000
Web Site http://kingtisdell.org/beachinst.html
E-mail mailto:kingtisdell@bellsouth.net
Description one time school established by the Freedmen's Bureau, now houses Ulysses Davis folk sculpture collection
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Building Type Schoolhouse
Collection A-F Folk Art
Collection N-Z Sculpture
Group Identity African American
New or Updated: 05/09/2003
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