Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
The records of Art Matters, Inc., consist of grant correspondence, general correspondence, and the applications, both successful and unsuccessful,from individual artists (1985-96) for Art Matters funding. Applications include curriculum vitae, slides, and sound and video recordings documenting funded projects.
Art Matters, Inc. records, 1985-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Authorization to publish must be obtained from: Sacha Yanow, Art Matters, Inc., P.O. Box 311 Prince Street Station, New York, N.Y. 10012.
Art Matters, Inc. was founded in 1985 to provide funding for artists working outside the mainstream and who had little access to traditional sources of funding.
Donated 1996 by Linda Earle, Acting President of Art Matters, Inc.
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001