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Merce Cunningham

Artist:
Alan Bergman, 1943 - 2010  Search this
Sitter:
Merce Cunningham, 16 Apr 1919 - 26 Jul 2009  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.5 x 24 cm (14 x 9 7/16")
Sheet: 40.4 x 30.3 cm (15 7/8 x 11 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1974 (printed 2005)
Topic:
Merce Cunningham: Male  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer\Modern  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2005.124
Restrictions & Rights:
© Alan Bergman
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2005.124

Merce Cunningham

Artist:
Irving Penn, 16 Jun 1917 - 7 Oct 2009  Search this
Sitter:
Merce Cunningham, 16 Apr 1919 - 26 Jul 2009  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 26.2 x 26 cm (10 5/16 x 10 1/4")
Sheet: 35.5 x 27.8 cm (14 x 10 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1978 (printed 1986)
Topic:
Merce Cunningham: Male  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer\Modern  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Irving Penn
Object number:
NPG.88.70.11
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1978 Irving Penn
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.88.70.11

Merce Cunningham

Artist:
Andy Warhol, 6 Aug 1928 - 22 Feb 1987  Search this
Sitter:
Merce Cunningham, 16 Apr 1919 - 26 Jul 2009  Search this
Medium:
Screenprint on Cockerell paper
Dimensions:
Image: 48.3 x 65cm (19 x 25 9/16")
Sheet: 65 x 51.5cm (25 9/16 x 20 1/4")
Mat: 91.4 x 66cm (36 x 26")
Type:
Print
Date:
1974
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Male  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer\Modern  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.95.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts / ARS, New York
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.95.5

Merce C

Artist:
Franz Kline, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1910-died New York City 1962  Search this
Sitter:
Merce Cunningham  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
93 x 74 5/8 in. (236.2 x 189.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Performing arts\dance  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
Object number:
1969.47.64
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1969.47.64

Merce Cunningham

Artist:
Elaine de Kooning, 12 Mar 1918 - 1 Feb 1989  Search this
Sitter:
Merce Cunningham, 16 Apr 1919 - 26 Jul 2009  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 243.8 x 122.2 x 5.1cm (96 x 48 1/8 x 2")
Frame: 246.4 x 124.8 x 5.1cm (97 x 49 1/8 x 2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1962
Topic:
Merce Cunningham: Male  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Merce Cunningham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer\Modern  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts, Inc.
Object number:
NPG.96.127
Restrictions & Rights:
© Elaine de Kooning Trust
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.127

Cunningham, Merce

Collection Creator:
Castelli Graphics (Firm)  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
Castelli Graphics records, 1965-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Castelli Graphics records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-castgrap-ref75

Cunningham, Merce

Collection Creator:
Vogel, Dorothy  Search this
Vogel, Herbert  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 23-25
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1998-2004
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Dorothy and Herbert Vogel papers, 1960s-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Dorothy and Herbert Vogel papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-vogedoro-ref82

Cunningham, Merce

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 62, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964-circa 1966, 1971
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Leo Castelli Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref11212

Cunningham, Merce

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 62, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1990-1992
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Leo Castelli Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref11213

Cunningham, Merce

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 155, Folder 71
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974-1976
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Leo Castelli Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref13120

Cunningham, Merce

Collection Creator:
Institute of Contemporary Arts (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962-1963
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Institute of Contemporary Arts records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Institute of Contemporary Arts records, 1927-circa 1985, bulk 1947-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Institute of Contemporary Arts records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-instcona-ref115

Cunningham, Merce

Collection Creator:
McCray, Porter A., 1908-2000  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1979
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Porter A. McCray papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Porter A. McCray Papers, 1936-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Porter A. McCray papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-mccrport-ref184

Cunningham, Merce, Changing Steps

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Extent:
1 videocassettes (vhs)
Container:
Box 185, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Date:
1989
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Leo Castelli Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref15084

Cunningham, Merce, "Merce Cunningham Studio"

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Extent:
1 videocassettes (u-matic)
Container:
Box 181, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Date:
circa 1980
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Leo Castelli Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref15036

Cunningham, Merce, "Merce Cunningham Visits Leo Castelli"

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Extent:
1 videocassettes (vhs) (duplicate)
1 videocassettes (u-matic) (Label reads "A Video by Nam June Paik, rough footage; color from open reel;" appears to be copy of original reel not found in collection)
Container:
Box 181, Folder 6-7
Type:
Archival materials
Videocassettes (vhs)
Videocassettes (u-matic)
Date:
circa 1980
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Leo Castelli Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref15037

John Cage letter to Leith Rutherford

Creator:
Cage, John, 1912-1992  Search this
Rutherford, Leith  Search this
Subject:
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1962 Dec. 24
Topic:
Dance  Search this
Music  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14879
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Institute of Contemporary Arts records, 1927-circa 1985, bulk 1947-1967
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_14879

Tacita Dean : film works with Merce Cunningham : Merce Cunningham performs stillness... (six performances, six films), 2008 & Craneway event, 2009

Title:
Film works with Merce Cunningham
Author:
Dean, Tacita 1965-  Search this
Sprengel Museum Hannover  Search this
Subject:
Dean, Tacita 1965-  Search this
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., ports. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2009
Topic:
Video art  Search this
Dance in art  Search this
Call number:
TR892.4 .D43 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_969207

Oral history interview with John Cage, 1974 May 2

Interviewee:
Callahan, Harry M. (Harry Morey), 1912-1999  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-  Search this
Subject:
Buhlig, Richard  Search this
Weiss, Adolph  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
Cowell, Henry  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Bird, Bonnie  Search this
Watts, Alan  Search this
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Topic:
Composers  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12442
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212080
AAA_collcode_cage74
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212080
Additional Online Media:

Robert Rauschenberg and others at the Robert Rauschenberg Retrospective at the Jewish Museum, New York

Photographer:
Horvat, Frank, 1928-  Search this
Subject:
Agostini, Peter  Search this
Arman  Search this
Bontecou, Lee  Search this
Chamberlain, John Angus  Search this
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
Drexler, Sherman  Search this
Dzubas, Friedel  Search this
Fine, Perle  Search this
Higgins, Edward  Search this
Jensen, Alfred  Search this
Kaprow, Allan  Search this
Kiesler, Frederick  Search this
Leslie, Alfred  Search this
Lippold, Richard  Search this
Marisol  Search this
Newman, Barnett  Search this
Noguchi, Isamu  Search this
Oldenburg, Claes  Search this
Parker, Raymond  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Rosenquist, James  Search this
Scarpitta, Salvatore  Search this
Schueler, Jon R.  Search this
Segal, George  Search this
Slivka, David  Search this
Tania  Search this
Van Leyden, Ernst  Search this
Warhol, Andy  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1963
Topic:
Artists in groups  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)2568
See more items in:
Miscellaneous photographs collection
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_2568
Additional Online Media:

Changes: notes on choreography. Edited by Frances Starr

Author:
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
Starr, Frances  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) illus., facsims., ports. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
[1969, c1968]
Topic:
Choreography  Search this
Call number:
CT275.C972 S7
CT275.C972 S7
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_191605

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