TitleOrganizing your professional life and achievements: hard copy and digital recordkeeping
NameBillops, Camille (Speaker),
African American artists,
Hatch-Billops Collection, Inc.
Target or Intended Audiencefaculty,
librarians and curators
DescriptionPresentation from the Conference, Etched in Memory, Legacy Planning for Artists, held at the Institute for Women & Art, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, March 20, 2009. Camille Billops, co-founder and co-curator of the Hatch-Billops Collection of Black Cultural Arts, discusses her experiences organizing and managing the Archives, as well as her struggles with her own artistic legacy. A memorable quote from her speech: "the search for permanency is a cursed thing." She closes by discussing how artists can help raise money for the preservation of the collection, once they have found an archives to accept the collection.
CollectionEtched in Memory
Organization NameRutgers, The State University of New Jersey
RightsRutgers University owns the copyright in this work. You may make use of this resource, with proper attribution, for educational and other non-commercial uses only. Contact the Institute for Women and Art to obtain permission for reproduction, publication, and commercial use.