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L. Brent Kington papers, 1944-2012

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Creator:
Kington, L. Brent (Louis Brent),, 1934-2013
Subject:
Tayes, Debra K.
Hsu, Ilin
Harling, Douglas
Doyle, Kathleen
Peters, Larry
Baldwin, Phillip
Linger, Jim
Fredenborg, Scott
Wallace, James "Wally"
Noffke, Gary L.
Yellin, Samuel
Griffith, Robert
Brooks, Jan
Medwedeff, John
Waters, Larry
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Society of North American Goldsmiths
American Craft Council
Artist-Blacksmith's Association of North America
Cranbrook Academy of Art
Penland School of Crafts
Illinois State Museum
Metal Museum (Memphis, Tenn.)
National Ornamental Metal Museum (Memphis, Tenn.)
Savannah College of Art and Design
Quincy Art Center
R. Duane Reed Gallery
Houston Center for Craft, Creativity, and Design
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
4.1 linear ft.
ADDITION: 5.3 linear feet
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:
Correspondence, subject, exhibition and project files, drawings, teaching material, photographs of Kington and his artwork, artwork, a scrapbook, printed matter, and audiovisual material.
Citation:
L. Brent Kington papers, 1944-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Related Materials:
The Archives also has a transcribed interview of L. Brent Kington, conducted May 3-4, 2001 by Mary Douglas for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. The interview was conducted in Kington's home and studio in Makando, Ill.
Biography Note:
L. Brent Kington (1934- ) is a blacksmith, sculptor, and educator in Carbondale, Ill.
Provenance:
This collection was donated in installments from 2001-2012 by L. Brent Kington as a part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Drawings
Blacksmiths
Video recordings
Art commissions
Slides (photographs)
Art metal-workers
Interviews
Photographs
Blacksmithing
Sound recordings
Sculptors
Art metal-work
Awards
Sketches
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5974
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)228079
AAA_collcode_kinglbre
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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