Southern African Art and Art History
These include the following archives
1390 Artists’ files - S.A. artists: White: 1213 and S.A. artists: Black:177
Files on “Art News” and “Group Shows” covering the period 1946 to 2011, year by year
“Art and Art Education News from Southern Africa” - files covering the period 1960s to 2014 under the Categories: S.A. Art News General, Tribal, African Music, Schools + Art Centres, Crafts, Universities, Museums, Other Public Collections, Auction News S.A., Galleries
Amanda Anne JEPHSON archives relating to her MA on "Aspects of Twentieth Century Black South African Art up to 1980" from 1989
In support, BAB also received freely a substantial archive on books and other publications relating to Southern African art and art history
257 titles selected by BAB from the holdings of The Haenggi Foundation Inc., as listed on 33 pp., updated February, 2017
These titles include the following series:
ARTLOOK Johannesburg – all 104 issues from 1966 to 1977
LANTERN – a journal of knowledge and culture – issues as listed by artist
LANTERN – a journal of knowledge and culture – issues by date
DE ARTE published by Unisa – various issues 1965 to 1973
“VITA Art Now” catalogues from 1986 to 1993 – see analysis!
Pretoria Art Museum Bulletins 1970-1994, 1995-2002 – see list and analysis on these links:
Various other art journals, reports and the like, in part listed on http://www.art-archives-southafrica.ch/ or illustrated hereafter.
"South African Art News and Review", Johannesburg - 1961 - click on image for better view!
Various exhibition posters - one set illustrated on http://www.sithole.com/Exhibition-Posters.htm and on http://www.art-archives-southafrica.ch/PDFs/Posters_Gallery21_1-3.pdf
A master set of all Adler Fielding Galleries press reviews and announcements
A master set of all art reviews by Richard Cheales – books I-III, 383 pp.
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