Elizabeth Whiteley files on the Coalition of Washington Artists, 1985-1989
Coalition of Washington Artists
Corcoran Gallery of Art
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Files on the Coalition of Washington Artists compiled by Elizabeth Whiteley including articles of incorporation, meeting minutes (written by Whiteley), agendas, press materials, and photographs. Among the photographs are images of the demonstration organized by the Coalition to protest the Corcoran Gallery of Art's cancellation as a venue host for Robert Mapplethorpe's traveling exhibition, "Robert Mappelthorpe: The Perfect Moment," 1989.
Elizabeth Whiteley files on the Coalition of Washington Artists, 1985-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Elizabeth Whiteley is a member of The Coalition of Washington Artists, an artist's advocacy organization (established 1985) in Washington, D.C.
Donated 2014 by Elizabeth Whiteley.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001