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[#86] Vol. 25, No. 2, Summer/Fall 2014

"Message from the President"
"Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget" by Leslie Umberger
"British Folk Art at the Tate Britain" by Joan Pearlman
"Howard Finster's Serigraphs" by Thomas Scanlin
"Hampton Roads Folk Exhibition" by James Warwick Jones
"Sam Doyle Breaks Records at Spring Slotin Auction" by Tina Cox
"Minnie Adkins Celebrated for Cultural Contributions" by Matt Collinsworth
"An Appreciation of Minnie Adkins on Her Day" by Dwalia Sharon Boggs
"May Day: Reviews of the Outsider Art Fair" by Various Reviewers
"Book Review: The True Gospel Preached Here," reviewed by John Foster
"Books Received" by Ann Oppenhimer
"High Museum Receives $2.5 Million Gift"
"2014 Folk Art Society Scholarship Awarded" by Carol Crown
"Obituary: Marcia Muth 1919-2014" by Betty-Carol Sellen
"Obituary: Lawrence Amos 1944-2014" by Grey Carter
"Obituary: James r. (Jimmy) Hedges III" by Micki Beth Stiller
"Calendar of Exhibitions"


2015 Conference dates and location announced!

November 5-8, 2015 • Memphis TN

Past FASA Conferences: Richmond 1988, Waverly (Va.) 1989, Washington 1990, Chicago 1991, Los Angeles 1992, New Orleans 1993, Santa Fe 1994, Atlanta 1995, Birmingham 1996, Milwaukee 1997, Houston 1998, Lexington/Morehead 1999, San Diego 2000, Richmond 2001, Savannah 2002, St. Louis 2003, Oakland 2004, Chicago 2005, Phoenix 2006, Louisville 2007, Washington 2008, St. Petersburg, Fla. 2009, Santa Fe 2010, Richmond 2011, Atlanta 2012, Raleigh 2013, Columbus 2014

Conference Committee:
Conference Chairman: Carol Crown
Auction Chairman: Randall Lott

Visit the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art’s
“Shared Legacy” Exhibition

Visit Billy Tripp’s Mindfield
Graceland, Sun Records & More

Symposium featuring Music and Art

Private Collections, Museums, Artists’ Studios

Annual Benefit Auction, Social Events & Friendship

Headquarters Hotel: The Peabody Memphis
149 Union Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103

A limited number of rooms are available. RESERVE: 1-800-PEABODY. Mention the Folk Art Society to receive the special rate, $175 plus tax.

CALENDAR: Opening Soon

"Outsider Art Fair 2015"
Opens Thursday, January 29, 2015
548 West 22nd Street
New York, NY 10011
"Drawn with Spirit: Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson Collection"
Opens Sunday, February 1, 2015
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19131
"Thornton Dial Sr.: Translator of Ideas [Donations by Barbara and James Sellman.]"
Opens Tuesday, February 17, 2015
1500 N. Lombardy Street
Richmond, VA 23222