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ARCO Center for Visual Art records, 1976-1984

Creator:
ARCO Center for Visual Art
Subject:
Atlantic Richfield Company
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
4.0 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Business correspondents and files on artists and exhibitions, containing photographs, announcements, catalogs, brochures, press releases, and résumés.
Citation:
ARCO Center for Visual Art records, 1976-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
The ARCO Center for Visual Art, established in 1976, was a not-for-profit gallery funded by the Atlantic Richfield Company focusing on contemporary art. The gallery was located at the Atlantic Richfield Plaza, 505 South Flower Street in Los Angeles, until its closing in 1984. Among the exhibitors were Walter Gabrielson, Joseph Raffael, Craig Kauffman, Hassel Smith, Michael Todd, Ed Ruscha, Joe Goode, Carlos Almaraz, Peter Alexander, Larry Bell, Frank Romero, Liga Pang, Don Potts, William Crutchfield, George Herms, and Herbert Bayer.
Provenance:
Donated 1996 by Sue Maberry, Director, Otis School of Art and Design Library, which had received the records upon the Center's closing.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Art centers
Art, Modern
Artists
Corporations
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6623
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215933
AAA_collcode_arcocent
Theme:
The Art Market
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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