North Dakota Art History
with an emphasis on representational art
This section of the Traditional Fine Arts Organization (TFAO) catalogue Topics in American Art is devoted to the topic "North Dakota Art History." Articles and essays specific to this topic published in TFAO's Resource Library are listed at the beginning of the section. Clicking on titles takes readers directly to the articles and essays.
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Resource Library essays listed by author name in alphabetical order, followed by articles:
As of April, 2015 Resource Library contains 91 pages including the state's name, yet no articles or essays specific to the state.
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Museums and other non-profit sources of Resource Library articles and essays:
North Dakota Museum of Art
Plains Art Museum
Other online information:
Artists from North Dakota in Wikipedia. Accessed August, 2015.
"Rosemeade" by Linda & Bill Bakken, from an article that appeared in WPA Press, Vol. 16, Spring 2003. Accessed November, 2015.
University of North Dakota Art Collections at the Empire held an exhibit in 2013 titled Selected Works by Regional Artists (1933-2010), including of 30 works by 19 artists from North Dakota and western Minnesota. Nicole Derenne served as guest curator for the exhibition. Accessed February, 2016.
Books, listed by year of publication, with most recently published book listed first:
History of North Dakota, By Elwyn B. Robinson. Published by University of Nebraska Press, 1966. Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized Jan 15, 2008. 599 pages
North Dakota Artists, (University of North Dakota Library studies) by Paul Everett Barr. Published by The Library, 1954. 64 pages
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