Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
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12.5 linear feet
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Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Biographical information; personal and professional correspondence; files on gallery and museum exhibitions, conferences, panels, and workshops; drafts of writings about Bennett, his works of art, and drafts of catalog essays; photographs of works of art; financial records including sales of Bennett's works and records pertaining to his non-profit donations; works of art on paper; printed material about Bennett and one scrapbook containing printed material regarding Bennet's exhibition history; and a VHS videotape of An Afternoon with Garry Knox Bennett, Oakland Museum of California, June 9, 2001.
Garry Knox Bennett papers, circa 1950-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Garry Knox Bennett (1934- ) is a woodworker, sculptor and furniture designer in Oakland, Calif.
Donated 2003 by Sylvia Bennett, Bennett's wife, and 2017 by Garry Knox Bennett. The papers were collected as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project For Craft and Decorative Arts in America.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001