Artist/Racial heritage

Title/object name:gamin

Artist/Racial heritage:augusta savage

 

Discuss the significance of this work in the context of our studies. Some things to consider: What is the title? Who is the artist? When was it created? What was happening in history and art history at this time that influenced the artist and the artwork? What terms and concepts that we have studied would apply to this work? What do you think that the artist is trying to convey?

 

Title/object name:where is my mother

Artist/Racial heritage: Yun Gee

Discuss the significance of this work in the context of our studies. Some things to consider: What is the title? Who is the artist? When and where was it created? What was happening in history and art history at this time that influenced the artist and the artwork? What terms and concepts that we have studied would apply to this work? What do you think that the artist is trying to convey?

 

 

Term / Concept Definition / Relevance / Related to:

Great Migration

New Negro Movement

Harlem Renaissance

W.E.B. Du Bois

Alain Locke

Marcus Garvey

Works Progress Administration (WPA)

Harmon Foundation

pan-africanism

primitivism

social realism

miscegenation

naïve style

Ashcan School

narrative series

dynamic cubism

paper identity

Angel Island

Immigration Act of 1924

California Scene Panting

Tydings-McDuffie Act

Pinoy

Issei

1908 Gentleman’s Agreement

Nisei

Nihonga Movement

East West Society

Executive Order 9066

internment camps

 

 

 

 

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