Phyllis Freeman research material on artists' manifestos, 1966-1997
Freeman, Phyllis, 1929-1997
American Abstract Artists
Brucke (Artists' group)
Place of publication, production, or execution:
10.1 linear ft.
Arranged into five series: Series: I. Correspondence, II. Writings, III. Subject Files, IV. Projects, V. Printed Materials.
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Research materials assembled by Phyllis Freeman, on the subject of 20th century artists' manifestos. Files include research correspondence, mss. drafts of the monograph (never published), "Manifestos in the Visual Arts: Programs and Movements Since 1900," and eight feet of subject files, covering movements and groups such as Abstract Expressionism, American Abstract Artists, Blaue Reiter, Die Brucke, Constructivism, Dadaism, Fluxus, Futurism, MA (Hungarian avant-garde), Mexican murals, Orphism, the Société Anonyme, De Stijl, and Vorticism.
Phyllis Freeman research material on artists' manifestos, 1966-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Art historian, writer, editor; New York, N.Y. Born 1929. Died 1997.
Donated 1997 by Ms. Freeman's cousin, Nancy and Morris Freeman.
Art Theory and Historiography
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001