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Adults who color show their creativity

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on coloring and adults who color as a small muscle control exercise or just for fun pastime. Tracy Moran, a crayola spokeswoman said, "Coloring isn't just for kids anymore." Dr. William McCarter, art professor at the University of North Texas says, "the use of crayons as an adult medium isn't new." The number of adults using crayons is part of a trend on being involved in some form of self-expression.
Date: July 3, 1995
Creator: The Dallas Morning News
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Application Title: N T Educators on the Visual Arts]

Description: An application filled out by North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts to apply for a Texas Commission on the Arts grant. The following pages are filled out with sensitive information on the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts organization as they request support for the period of September 1, 1999 to August 1, 2000.
Date: July 23, 1999
Creator: North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Art stimulate lesson plans

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article about the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts concluding their three-week summer institute on instructing elementary teachers on how to apply art to education. The co-directors of the institute, Jack Davis and Bill McCarter, hope to achieve a success rate of children who are more knowledge in art and art criticism.
Date: July 12, 1990
Creator: The North Texas Daily
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

CSu Chancellor Munitz to Lead the Getty Trust

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on California State University chancellor Barry Munitz will leave the university and accept his new position as president and chief executive of the $4.2 billion J. Paul Getty Trust. Munitz will take the position over from Harold M. Williams who is said to retire on his 70th birthday just three-weeks after the opening of the Getty Center in Brentwood.
Date: July 18, 1997
Creator: Muchnic, Suzanne & Wallace, Amy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Davis named first dean of visual arts school

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on Dr. Jack Davis, Regents Professor turned Dean of the newly established College of Visuals Arts. The College of Visual Arts was known to be the Arts department has been redesigned as the School of Visual Arts from the Texas Higher Education Board and Dr. Davis has been appointed dean, subject to approval by the Board of Regents.
Date: July 1, 1993
Creator: Crump, Kacinda
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[DBAE: What's Working? What's Not?]

Description: A proposal from Vicki Rosenberg, program officer at the Getty Center for Education in the Arts, and the Regional Institute Directors, titled "DBAE: What's Working? What's Not?" In the proposal description, the Regional Institute Program is a multi-year project of the Getty Center and represents the most extensive research and development effort in the history of art education in the United States. The purpose of the super session, which they are proposing, is to show that the principals that guide, DBAE, discipline-based art education, is highly flexible and adaptable to many educational contexts.
Date: July 29, 1992
Creator: Rosenberg, Vicki
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Fort Worth Star-Telegram, July 7-13, 1995]

Description: An article in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram about the upcoming collections and events at the Amon Carter Museum in Fort Worth. It is titled Little Journeys and has information about tours and group visits.
Date: [1995-07-07..1995-07-13]
Creator: Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Getty in a Place to Break Down Cultural Walls

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the new Getty Center, the building budget of $1 billion is considered a architectural beauty. The five-building museum and research center will be a popular tourist attraction, wanting to break into the public involvement and shed its reputation as a remote citadel for high culture. That is one of the many challenges that newly appointed Getty Center president and CEO, Barry Munitz will have to face.
Date: July 21, 1997
Creator: Los Angeles Times
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The Getty's Latest Treasure

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the newly constructed Getty Center, the massive $1 billion complex scheduled to open late December. The J. Paul Getty Trust' aims to become a public advocate for the arts, humanities and education in the United States. The Getty has named Barry Munitz the president and chief executive of the Getty Trust in January, replacing Harold M. Williams who announced his retirement.
Date: July 21, 1997
Creator: Los Angeles Times
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Images of L.A.'s Real Treasure

Description: A newspaper clipping on the architecture in Los Angeles and how sometimes the buildings are used as links to the past. As part of "Mapping Boyle Heights," a Getty Research Institute endeavor, students are studying the cultures that were one practiced but have since disappeared from the communities.
Date: July 20, 1997
Creator: Los Angeles Times
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Institute helps educators teach kids how to Think about art

Description: A newspaper clipping featuring an article on the sixty elementary school teachers and art specialists who have taught students to think for themselves, being on of the purpose of discipline-based art education. Nancy Reynolds, project coordinator for North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts says there are no right or wrong answers when discussing art. A two-week summer institute ended with more than two-hundred teachers from six school districts involved with the education reform program.
Date: July 1, 1992
Creator: Deller, Martha
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

The J. Paul Getty Trust Memodrandum

Description: Photocopy of a memorandum from president and chief executive of the Getty Center, Harold M. Williams, to his staff. Announcing that Dr. Barry Munitz, Chancellor of the California State University is set to succeed Williams as president and CEO.
Date: July 17, 1997
Creator: Williams, Harold M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Barry M. Wagner to Luis Casanova, July 29, 1992]

Description: A letter from Barry M. Wagner, Director, Media Production, Center for Instruction Services, to Luis Casanova, Producer, Nebraska ETV. The letter is in regards to prior correspondence, and the notification that the North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts had contacted the Dallas County Community College Center to produce the Getty Teleconference, October 21.
Date: July 29, 1992
Creator: Wagner, Barry M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Barry M. Wagner to Mark Kelly, July 1, 1992]

Description: A letter from Barry M. Wagner, Director, Media Production, Center for Instructional Services, to Mark Kelley, Nebraska ETV. The letter is in regards to Wagner requesting Kelley's assistance in getting technical information to Paul Bosner, who is putting a bid together for the October Getty teleconference. Wagner requests a ten to fifteen minute conversation with Bosner to discuss it. cc'd on the letter, Jack Davis, William McCarter, Sheila Brown and Paul Bosner.
Date: July 1, 1992
Creator: Wagner, Barry M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Beth Reese Means to Bill McCarter and NTIEVA Members, July 11, 1994]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Beth Reese Means, Curator of Education for the Art Museum of South Texas, to Bill McCarter, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts and NTIEVA Members. In regards to the Summer Institute in Corpus Christi and that Means has had great pleasure in working with the teams. AMST is hoping to continue and expand their relationship with NTIEVA and they'll be in contact again soon.
Date: July 11, 1994
Creator: Means, Beth Reese
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter and Jack Davis to Russ Chapman, July 8, 1991]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter and Jack Davis, co-directors of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Russ Chapman, Principal Lakewood Elementary. In regards Chapman being unable to attend either of the principal's sessions during the 1991 Summer Institute and that the institute was a real success due to the great measure of the contributions of the classroom teachers and art specialists, named as such, Marilyn Duncan, Laurie Bargsley and Pam Stephens. McCarter and Davis end the letter that each school teacher are to complete a plan for the DBAE implementation into their classrooms and that Chapman is to review the plan with his staff.
Date: July 8, 1991
Creator: McCarter, William & Davis, Donald Jack
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Cason to Michael Kendall, July 15, 1990]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Cason to Michael Kendall identifying some issues with the Discipline Based Art Education curriculum. The document includes a list of teachers and administrators with contact information who can help improve the issues. The letter is printed on North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts stationery.
Date: July 15, 1990
Creator: McCarter, William, 1939- & Cason, Nancy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Walkup Reynolds to Leilani Lattin Duke, July 22, 1996]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter and Nancy Walkup Reynolds, North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Leilani Lattin Duke, Director of the Getty Center. In regards to a brief description of their curriculum and their lesson units. The letter goes into greater details about the curriculum units and the intended desire of what NTIEVA program wants to accomplish. Copied on the letter are, Jack Davis, Sally McRorie, Jim Hutchen, Julie Abel and Blanche Rubin.
Date: July 22, 1996
Creator: McCarter, William & Reynolds, Nancy
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter to Bill Cormack, Janice Wiggins and Chris Thomason, July 28, 1995]

Description: Photocopy of a summary letter from Bill McCarter, co-director of North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts, to Bill Cormack, Janice Wiggins and Chris Thomason. Regarding a meeting that fell on June 22, 1995, notably, the participation of Dallas ISD in future activities with the Institute. McCarter starts the letter with the proposal of a new time frame for the Institute activities, and mentions how the meeting brought up the ideas of having all-day Saturday sessions. However, McCarter expresses his concern that some teachers from the Dallas ISD might be unable to attend all-day Saturday sessions, and how important it is that they will attend all the meetings because of how complex the Institute is. Included in the letter is an observation from Chad Woolery, stating that due to budget and time that Dallas would be unable to continue participation with NTIEVA as a consortium member. McCarter addresses that they have had issues with Dallas since they began to participate.
Date: July 28, 1995
Creator: McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter to Carol Wyrick, July 15, 1996]

Description: Photocopies of evaluations and comments for the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution: An Introduction to Latino Art and Culture, dated June 26 - 28, 1996. The evaluations are rating the quality of the workshop by answering the questions of material, information, topics and other objectives that the exhibit provided. In a letter to Carol Wyrick, July 15, 1996, Bill McCarter apologies for withholding the evaluations but NTIEVA wanted to record the general comments made about the Institute. Some of the comments read as written, "I enjoyed the workshop and learned a lot." "Those of us who teach the younger students found the drawing studies to be of little relevance to the level of production appreciated [by] our students." Other comments continue with the enthusiasm of the quality of materials and the presentations, as well as offer suggestions or provide concerns about the related subject.
Date: July 15, 1996
Creator: McCarter, William
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Bill McCarter to Lani Duke, July 10, 1991]

Description: Photocopy of a letter from Bill McCarter to Leilani Lattin Duke that concerns a video recording of a keynote presentation during the Summer Institute. The recording appears to have been sent with the letter. The document is printed on North Texas Institute for Educators on the Visual Arts stationery.
Date: July 10, 1991
Creator: McCarter, William, 1939-
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections