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The papers of sculptor Kenneth Snelson measure 29.0 linear feet and date from 1946-2016. Included are extensive biographical information regarding Snelson's education, his time at Black Mountain College, and studios occupied; personal and professional correspondence and invention patents; project files on his sculptures and sculpture series; exhibition and loan files; and printed material consisting of exhibition catalogs and brochures.
Kenneth Snelson papers, 1947-2016. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Kenneth Snelson (1927-2016) was a sculptor in New York, New York. Snelson's sculpture incorporates scientific ideas and imagery, especially the atom.
Donated 2017 by Katherine Snelson, Kenneth Snelson's widow.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001