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2 edition of Hughie Lee-Smith found in the catalog.

Hughie Lee-Smith

Leslie King-Hammond

Hughie Lee-Smith

by Leslie King-Hammond

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Published by Pomegranate in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementLeslie King-Hammond
SeriesThe David C. Driskell series of African American art -- v. 8
ContributionsLee-Smith, Hughie
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND237.L525 K56 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 113 p. :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24561946M
ISBN 109780764953514
LC Control Number2009034087
OCLC/WorldCa432443985

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The Hughie Lee Smith book was a wonderful compilation of his art and also a fastinating read of the journey of his life. Hugh Lee Smith was an incredibly talented artist as well as a pioneer in his time/5(9).

Hughie Lee-Smith hyphenated his middle and last name while in school so as to stand out from the other students named Smith. Lee-Smith served as president of his high school art club and received a scholarship to the Cleveland School of Hughie Lee-Smith book, where he studied painting.

After a nineteen-month stint in the Navy as an official painter of patriotic Born: Painter Hughie Lee-Smith () sought to transform his experiences growing up as an African American during the Great Depression into meditations on the human condition.

In each of Lee-Smith's enigmatic compositions, barren landscapes, lone figures, and contrasting juxtapositions elicit many questions that lead the viewer to self-reflection/5(6). HUGHIE LEE-SMITH.

by Leslie King-Hammond. Volume 8 in The David C. Driskell Series of African-American Art. Find it at your favorite book store or visit Get this from a library. Hughie Lee-Smith.

[Leslie King-Hammond; Hughie Lee-Smith] -- Painter Hughie Lee-Smith () sought to transform his experiences growing up as an African American during the Great Depression into meditations on the. Painter Hughie Lee-Smith () sought to transform his experiences growing up as an Hughie Lee-Smith book American during the Great Depression into meditations on the human condition.

In each of Lee-Smith's enigmatic compositions, barren landscapes, lone figures, and contrasting juxtapositions elicit many questions that lead the viewer to self-reflection. - Explore millettman's board "Hughie Lee Smith", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about African american art, American artists and Artist pins. Hughie Lee-Smith was an African-American painter best known for his depictions of figures in desolate or surreal landscapes, rendered in a manner similar to Giorgio de Chirico and Edward Hopper.

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Hughie Lee-Smith was born in in Florida, but after his parents were divorced he moved to Atlanta to live with his grandmother, Queenie Victoria Williams.

Although the question of race is often not overtly confronted in his work, as art historian and author of Hughie Lee-Smith: The David C. Driskell Series of African American Art, Volume VIII (Pomegranate ) Leslie King-Hammond has pointed out, Lee-Smith “used representation and its illusions as a means to ponder questions of humanity by.

In her essay for the Hughie Lee-Smith Retrospective Exhibition catalogue, Lowery S. Sims, an associate curator of twentieth century art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, wrote of the settings and images used in the LeeSmith ’ s works: “ Lee-Smith ’ s dramas unfold on desolate beaches, or vacant lots bordering on a lake, or tenement.

Hugh Lee-Smith came to Detroit in upon receiving a scholarship to the Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts, now the College for Creative Studies. One year later, another scholarship attracted. Hughie Lee-Smith's art conveys the alienation and isolation experienced by many African Americans during the middle decades of the twentieth century, yet his work speaks in larger terms about our inability to reach out and connect with others on grounds larger than race.

Series 3: The papers of painter and educator Hughie Lee-Smith measure linear feet and date from circa towith the bulk of the material dati. Dec 5, - Explore bklynsteve's board "Hughie Lee-Smith" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about African american art, African american artist and American art.9 pins. Hughie Lee-Smith: A Retrospective, organized and curated by Dr. Michael Culver, The Ogunquit Museum of American Art, ME, traveling exhibition Of time and space paintings by Hughie Lee-Smith, Milton Rhodes Gallery at the Sawtooth Building, Winston-Salem, NC; a presentation of Winston-Salem Delta Fine Arts, Inc., catalogue essay by Dr.

Leo Twigg. June Kelly. Broadway, near Houston Street. SoHo. Through Tuesday. This modest retrospective is a fitting tribute to Hughie Lee-Smith, who died last year at Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by Hughie Lee-Smith.

Artworks. Artists. Auctions. Editorial. More. Log in. Sign up. Shop works for sale (1) Hughie Lee-Smith. American, – followers • Follow. Shop works for sale (1) Nationality: American. Leslie King-Hammond notes in Hughie Lee-Smith, the 8th volume from The David C.

Driskell Series Of African American Art that Hughie Lee-Smith’s works contains a lot of personal iconography that is unique to his own personal experience and therefore makes his work difficult to read at times.

Though the existentialist crisis that is present in many of his works is. Hughie Lee-Smith was active/lived in Ohio, New Jersey, Florida, New Mexico. Hughie Lee Smith is known for figure in desolate landscape painting, surrealism, teaching.Lee Smith is the author of nine previous novels as well as three collections of stories.

Her ninth novel, The Last Girls, was a New York Times bestseller as well as co-winner of the Southern Book Critics Circle Award. The recipient of an Academy Award in Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters inSmith lives in Hillsborough, North Carolina.Lee Smith has 41 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Lee Smith’s most popular book is Fair and Tender Ladies.