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Helen L. Kohen papers

Creator:
Kohen, Helen L.  Search this
Names:
Alexander, Jane  Search this
Alfonzo, Carlos, 1950-1991  Search this
Algaze, Mario Arturo, 1947-  Search this
Anthony, Carol  Search this
Bedia, José, 1959-  Search this
Blaine, Michael  Search this
Blazer, Wendy  Search this
Brito, Maria, 1947-  Search this
Cano, Margarita, 1932-  Search this
Cano, Pablo  Search this
Carulla, Ramón, 1938-  Search this
Castagliola, Maria E., 1946-  Search this
Corone, Matthew  Search this
Couper, James M., 1937-  Search this
Cubiles, Miguel  Search this
De Monte, Claudia, 1947-  Search this
Delehanty, Suzanne, 1944-  Search this
Demi, 1955-  Search this
Duval-Carrié, Edouard, 1954-  Search this
Eisenstaedt, Alfred  Search this
Fernández, Agustin, 1928-  Search this
Frohnmayer, John  Search this
García, Fernando A., 1945-  Search this
Gelfman, Lynn Golub  Search this
Gillman, Barbara Seitlin, 1937-  Search this
González, Juan, 1942-1993  Search this
Gottlieb-Roberts, Marilyn Patricia, 1939-  Search this
Gutierrez, M. (Marta)  Search this
Henderson, Shirley  Search this
Jones, Pat  Search this
Juarez, Roberto, 1952-  Search this
Kardin, Janet  Search this
Kuitca, Guillermo, 1961-  Search this
Lanza, Bianca  Search this
Leibovitz, Annie, 1949-  Search this
Marisol, 1930-  Search this
Morgan, Andrew Wesley, 1922-  Search this
Muñoz, Celia Alvarez, 1937-  Search this
Orr-Cahall, Christina, 1947-  Search this
Paik, Nam June, 1932-  Search this
Paparelli, Janet  Search this
Pellon, Gina  Search this
Riverón, Enrique  Search this
Riverón, Noella  Search this
Rodriguez, Vivian  Search this
Rodríguez, Arturo, 1956-  Search this
Rojo, Damian  Search this
Rubell, Jason  Search this
Rubio, Lydia, 1946-  Search this
Salinas, Baruj  Search this
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Schaaf, William  Search this
Scharf, Kenny  Search this
Scull, Haydée  Search this
Scull, Sahara  Search this
Shapiro, Joel  Search this
Slobodkina, Esphyr, 1908-2002  Search this
Spitzer, David D.  Search this
Strasser, Barbara  Search this
Sullivan, G. L.  Search this
Trasobares, César  Search this
Valdez-Fauli, Dora  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1978-1996
Summary:
The papers of Miami art critic Helen Kohen date from 1978 through 1996 and contain letters, postcards, exhibition announcements and invitations, and seventy-four untranscribed interviews of artists, dealers, and collectors in the Miami area.
Scope and Content Note:
The papers of art historian and critic Helen L. Kohen measure one linear foot and date from 1976 through 1996. They consist primarily of letters, postcards, exhibition announcements and invitations from artists in the Miami area. Also found are eighty-two mini cassette tapes of seventy-four interviews Kohen conducted with art dealers, collectors, contemporary artists, and others in the Miami area as research and background for her newspaper column and other articles
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into five series:

Series 1: Correspondence, 1954, 1984-1993, undated (Box 1, 10 folders)

Series 2: Printed Material, 1979-1996, undated (Box 1, 3 folders)

Series 3: Photographs, 1969, 1974, 1980-1994 (Box 1, 1 folder)

Series 4: Miscellany, 1983-1992, undated (Box 1 , 1 folder)

Series 5: Taped Interviews, 1986-1996, undated (Box 1, 1 folder and 82 micro-cassettes)
Biographical Note:
Art historian and critic Helen L. Kohen has authored numerous articles on contemporary art focusing on the formation of the art culture in Miami since the early 1980s. Helen L. Kohen is art critic emeritus for the The Miami Herald newspaper in Miami, Florida.
Provenance:
Helen L. Kohen donated her papers to the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution in 1997.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
Rights:
The Helen L. Kohen 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.
Topic:
Artists -- Haiti  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Art critics -- Florida -- Miami  Search this
Women art critics -- Florida -- Miami  Search this
Cuban American artists -- Interviews  Search this
Cuban American artists -- Florida -- Miami  Search this
Cuban American artists  Search this
Artists -- Florida -- Miami -- Interviews  Search this
Artists -- Florida -- Miami  Search this
Art -- Florida -- Miami  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Helen L. Kohen papers, 1978-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.kohehele
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Helen L. Kohen papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kohehele

Julia P. Herzberg papers

Creator:
Herzberg, Julia P.  Search this
Names:
Alfonzo, Carlos, 1950-1991  Search this
Kaikkonen, Kaarina, 1952-  Search this
Katz, Leandro, 1938-  Search this
Lam, Wifredo  Search this
Rabinovich, Raquel, 1929-  Search this
Extent:
7.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Date:
1977-2018
bulk 1987-2011
Summary:
The papers of curator and art historian Julia P. Herzberg measure 7.6 linear feet and date from 1977-2018. Included are Herzberg's files on exhibitions and artists containing correspondence, printed material, interview transcripts, and notes and drafts by Herzberg. Artists include Wilfredo Lam, Doris Salcedo, Ana Mendieta, and Jorge Tacla among others.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of curator and art historian Julia P. Herzberg measure 7.6 linear feet and date from 1977-2018. Included are Herzberg's files on exhibitions and artists containing correspondence, printed material, interview transcripts, and notes and drafts by Herzberg. Artists include Wilfredo Lam, Doris Salcedo, Ana Mendieta, and Jorge Tacla among others.

Materials in this collection document Herzberg's career as a curator, art historian, and editor, and consist of Herzberg's curatorial and project files related to artists, exhibitions, writing, and other professional projects. Included are draft lectures, essays, and articles; bibliographies; clippings; exhibition catalogs, announcements, flyers, and posters; correspondence with artists and curators; notes; clippings; pamphlets; artist biographies and CVs; exhibition planning documents including proposals, wall texts, working checklists, and diagrams; interview transcripts; photographs, slides, and negatives; and press releases. Some of Herzberg's files, including photographs and writings, are in born-digital format.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 5 series.

Series 1: Writing Projects, 1998-2018 (1.1 linear feet, Box 3, 5, 6, 8)

Series 2: Artist Files, 1977-2018 (5.2 linear feet, Box 1-8)

Series 3: Exhibition Files, 1990-2017 (0.8 linear feet, Box 1, 3, 8)

Series 4: Project Files, 1994-2014 (0.2 linear feet, Box 1)

Series 5: Professional Files, 2003-2014 (0.3 linear feet, Box 1, 3, 8)
Biographical / Historical:
Julia P. Herzberg (194?-) is a curator, art historian and editor in New York, N.Y. Herzberg specializes in Latin American contemporary art. Her work is centered on the research, scholarship, and cultural production of artistic practices within interdisciplinary global contexts. She has curated numerous exhibitions throughout North America and Latin America.
Provenance:
Donated by Julia P. Herzberg in 2018.
Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Rights:
The donor has retained all intellectual property rights, including copyright, that she may own in the following material: all writings by Julia P. Herzberg in the form of essays, talks, lectures, and emails. Use of born-digital records requires advanced notice.

The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Art historians -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Art, Latin American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Citation:
Julia P. Herzberg papers, 1977-2018. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
aaa.herzjuli
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Julia P. Herzberg papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-herzjuli

Carlos Alfonzo : triumph of the spirit : a survey, 1975-1991 / Olga M. Viso, guest curator ; with contributions by Giulio V. Blanc [and others]

Title:
Triumph of the spirit
Author:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Viso, Olga M. 1966-  Search this
Blanc, Giulio V  Search this
Miami Art Museum of Dade County  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Subject:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
169 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
United States
Date:
1997
©1997
Topic:
Art, Abstract  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.A3686 V5 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_542724

Carlos Alfonzo, Venecia-Mestre, Italy, to Giulio V. Blanc, Rome, Italy

Creator:
Alfonzo, Carlos, 1950-1991  Search this
Blanc, Giulio V., 1955-1995  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1986 Sept. 27
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1237
See more items in:
Giulio V. Blanc papers, 1920-1995
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1237
Online Media:

Carlos Alfonzo, Miami, Fla. to Giulio V. Blanc

Creator:
Alfonzo, Carlos, 1950-1991  Search this
Blanc, Giulio V., 1955-1995  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1986 Jan. 15
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1238
See more items in:
Giulio V. Blanc papers, 1920-1995
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1238
Online Media:

Carlos Alfonzo to Giulio V. Blanc

Creator:
Alfonzo, Carlos, 1950-1991  Search this
Blanc, Giulio V., 1955-1995  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
ca. 1980-1990
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1239
See more items in:
Giulio V. Blanc papers, 1920-1995
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1239
Online Media:

Carlos Alfonzo, Miami, Fla. to Giulio V. Blanc, New York, N.Y.

Creator:
Alfonzo, Carlos, 1950-1991  Search this
Blanc, Giulio V., 1955-1995  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1991 May 25
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1606
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Giulio V. Blanc papers, 1920-1995
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1606
Online Media:

Interview with Carlos Alfonzo

Creator:
Alfonzo, Carlos, 1950-1991  Search this
Kohen, Helen L.  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1988
Topic:
Cuban American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19816
See more items in:
Helen L. Kohen papers, 1978-1996
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19816

The Ceremony of the Tropic, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: ceramic tile; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Mural
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Metro Dade County Metro Dade Transit Agency 111 N.W. 1st Avenue Miami Florida 33128
Located Santa Clara Metro Rail Station Coral Gables Florida
Date:
1985
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure--Fragment--Eye  Search this
Figure--Fragment--Mouth  Search this
Object--Foliage  Search this
Object--Fruit  Search this
Control number:
IAS FL000954
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_338236

[Carlos Alfonzo : miscellaneous uncataloged material]

Author:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Subject:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Type:
Books
Vertical files
Place:
Cuba
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Call number:
VF-- Alfonzo, Carlos
Restrictions & Rights:
FOLDER(S) DO NOT CIRCULATE. FOLDER(S) AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY AT THE NMAA/NPG LIBRARY.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_564286

Three from Miami : Carlos Alfonzo, Deborah Schneider, Purvis Young : July 22-September 11, 1988, the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Title:
3 from Miami
Author:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Schneider, Deborah  Search this
Young, Purvis 1943-2010  Search this
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Schneider, Deborah  Search this
Young, Purvis  Search this
Physical description:
1 folded sheet ([6] p.) : ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Florida
Miami
Date:
1988
[1988]
20th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Call number:
N6535.M47 T45 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_805467

Carlos Alfonzo : development of an artist : an exhibition of paintings, drawings and ceramics

Author:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Espinosa, Juan  Search this
Bacardi Art Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Physical description:
[12] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1988
[1988]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_718911

Cuban art of three generations

Author:
Arkansas Arts Center  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Azaceta, Luis Cruz 1942-  Search this
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Bedia, José 1959-  Search this
Physical description:
[6] folded p. : col. ill
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2000
21st century
Topic:
Painting, Cuban  Search this
Call number:
ND303 .C83 2000
VF-- Art, Cuba
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_749701

Awards in the Visual Arts 10 / Carlos Alfonzo ... [et al.]

Author:
Awards in the Visual Arts (10th : 1991-1992 : Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, etc.)  Search this
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Physical description:
123 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1991
C1991
20th century
Topic:
Art, American--Awards  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Call number:
N6512 .A96 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_416405

Carlos Alfonzo

Author:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Lannan Museum  Search this
Subject:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Physical description:
[5] p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1989
1989]
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Call number:
N6537.A456 A4 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1030713

Carlos Alfonzo, new work : September 28 to November 11, 1990, Bass Museum of Art

Author:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991  Search this
Bass Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Alfonzo, Carlos 1950-1991 Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
1 sheet [8] p. : ill. ; (28 x 77 cm.) folded to (28 x 20 cm.)
Type:
Books
Date:
1990
[1990]
Call number:
ND237.A36 A4 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1039595

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