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James S. Pierce
University of Kentucky (Lexington, KY 40506-0001)

Twentieth-Century American Environmental Folk Sculpture

To compile a photographic record of the individual sculptural creations of some thirty American folk artists. To collect previous visual records, biographical data and relevant printed and written material. Grantee will attempt a general analysis of this art phenomenon, considering such factors as common social and psychological factors, common principles of formal composition, similar working methods, and the recurrence of similar subjects, themes, and symbols.

Project fields:
Art History and Criticism

Fellowships for University Teachers

Research Programs

Total amounts:
$20,000 (approved)
$20,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
1/1/1976 – 12/31/1976