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Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts [Folder]

Additional name:
VLA  Search this
Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Topic:
Art Organizations  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_102215

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Collection Creator:
Cancel, Luis R.  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1975
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Luis Cancel papers, circa 1900-1998, bulk 1970-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Luis Cancel papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cancluis-ref219

Records

Topic:
Beauty and the beasts: on Museums, art, the law, and the market (Monograph)
Cabinet of curiosities: inquiries into museums and their prospects (Monograph)
Rethinking the museum and other meditations (Monograph)
Creator::
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director  Search this
Extent:
35 cu. ft. (35 record storage boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Date:
1974-1995
Descriptive Entry:
These records were created between 1974 and 1995 by Stephen E. Weil during his tenure as Deputy Director, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG). The records consist of correspondence with other international and national museums and art institutions; correspondence concerning policies and legal questions raised by the public and other concerned public officials; research notes, including drafts to some of the articles Weil wrote for publication; handwritten and typed drafts of Weil's speeches; research, notes, manuscript, and outlines to Weil's monographs entitled, A Cabinet of Curiosities: Inquiries into Museums and their Prospects, Rethinking the Museum and Other Meditations, and Beauty and the Beasts: On Museums, Art, the Law, and the Market; reviews of his monographs; his reviews of other books; minutes of the Museum's staff meetings; and memoranda to and from the Director and other heads of departments in the Museum and other bureaus of the Smithsonian Institution.

Other records concern Weil's work as Planning Committee and Faculty Member, American Law Institute-American Bar Association; Co-Director, Senior Museum Associate, Advisory Committee and Faculty Member at the Museum Management Institute, a program administered by The American Federation of Arts; and Founding Chairman and Member of the Executive Board, International Committee on Management (INTERCOM) and International Council of Museums (ICOM). Included is a large volume of records pertaining to the functions and activities of the American Association of Museums (AAM). The AAM records concern Weil's work as the Association's Councilor-at-Large, Chairman of the Committee on Professional Practices, Vice President, Treasurer and Member of the Executive Board. A small volume of records relate to Weil's work as Board of Trustees Member, both at Brown University and The American Federation of Arts; Advisory Board Member of several art institutions, including Research Center for Arts and Culture, Columbia University, and Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, New York, New York; presidential appointee as member of Cultural Property Advisory Committee, United States Information Agency; and Chairman, Advisory Committee, Museum Loan Network.

The records are interspersed with travel authorizations; notes and lectures for the legal courses Weil taught at several institutions; newspaper and magazine articles related to public policies and legal issues affecting museums and art institutions; computer printouts; pamphlets; brochures; and postcards.
Restrictions:
Box 17 contains materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid. Transferring office; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Museums -- Administration  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Clippings
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-084, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director, Records
Identifier:
Accession 96-084
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa96-084

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Collection Creator::
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director  Search this
Container:
Box 31 of 35
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Box 17 contains materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid. Transferring office; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 96-084, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Deputy Director, Records
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa96-084-refidd1e10995

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, 1986.

Collection Creator:
Museum Computer Network  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7432, Museum Computer Network, Records
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7432-refd1e1568

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Collection Creator:
Printed Matter, Inc  Search this
Container:
Box 20, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1985-1986
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Collection Citation:
Printed Matter, Inc. records, 1970-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Printed Matter, Inc. records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-prinmati-ref1085

Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Collection Creator::
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Education Department  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 87-132, Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Education Department, Collaborative Organizations Files
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Collaborative Organizations Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa87-132-refidd1e779

The law and business of art : Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts and Business Volunteers for the Arts ® / by Reneé Beth Johnson McFadden

Author:
Johnson McFadden, Reneé Beth 1961-  Search this
Subject:
Business Volunteers for the Arts  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 63 leaves : map ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1990
1989
Topic:
Volunteer workers in the arts  Search this
Call number:
NX776 .J68 1989a
NX776.J68 1989a
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_401650

This way up : Legal & business essentials for nonprofits / edited by Barry H. Slinker

Author:
Slinker, Barry H  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Keens Company  Search this
Physical description:
85 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1988
C1988
Topic:
Nonprofit organizations--Management  Search this
Call number:
HD62.6 .T44 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_488245

The Buck starts here : enterprise and the arts : a conference for nonprofit organizations on the legal aspects of making money / edited by Robert Karl Manoff

Author:
Manoff, Robert Karl  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
iii, 165 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1984
C1984
Topic:
Arts--Finance  Search this
Nonprofit organizations--Finance  Search this
Call number:
NX710 .B92 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_488246

VLA National directory / Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Title:
VLA
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts national directory
Author:
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
43 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
1996?]
Topic:
Law and art--Directories  Search this
Call number:
KF4288.A16 N27 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_488309

VLA guide to copyright for visual artists / Timothy S. Jensen

Author:
Jensen, Timothy S  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
16 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1987
C1987
Topic:
Copyright--Art  Search this
Copyright  Search this
Call number:
KF3050 .J54 1987
KF3050.J54 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_329539

Commissioning a work of public art : an annotated model agreement / The Committee on Art Law of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Author:
Association of the Bar of the City of New York Committee on Art Law  Search this
Columbia University School of Law  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
43 p. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Law and art  Search this
Artists--Legal status, laws, etc  Search this
Art--Economic aspects  Search this
Call number:
K390.A7 A84 1985
K390.A7A84 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_333116

Art & the law

Title:
Art and the law
Columbia VLA art & the law
Columbia-VLA art and the law
Columbia journal of art and the law v. 7, no. 1-
Columbia-VLA art & the law v. 7, no. 1-
Author:
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Columbia University School of Law  Search this
Physical description:
v. ; 27-43 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1974
1985
C1974-1985
Topic:
Law and art  Search this
Arts--Law and legislation--Periodicals  Search this
Copyright--Art--Periodicals  Search this
Call number:
KF390.A7 A7
AP1.A784 A6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_273437

Columbia-VLA journal of law & the arts

Title:
Journal of law & the arts
Law & the arts
Columbia-Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts journal of law & the arts
Columbia VLA journal of law and the arts
Journal of law and the arts
Law and the arts
Author:
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Columbia University School of Law  Search this
Physical description:
15 v. ; 26 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1985
2001
[c1986]-c2001
Topic:
Law and art  Search this
Artists--Legal status, laws, etc  Search this
Call number:
AP1.A784 A6
KF390.A7 A7
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_273438

National VLA directory / compiled by Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, January 1986, New York City ; edited by Wendy Scheir

Author:
Scheir, Wendy  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
52 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1986
C1986
Topic:
Law and art--Directories  Search this
Call number:
KF4288.A16 N27 1986
KF4288.A16N27 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_284378

Fear of filing : a beginners' handbook on record keeping and federal taxes for dancers, other performers, writers, and visual artists

Author:
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
56 p. ; 22 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1978
Topic:
Income tax--Accounting--Handbooks, manuals, etc  Search this
Artists--Taxation--Handbooks, manuals, etc  Search this
Arts--Taxation--Handbooks, manuals, etc  Search this
Call number:
NX163.V94
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_107416

Creators, collectors, and cultural institutions / sponsored by Washington Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts and the Continuing Legal Education Committee, Washington State Bar Association

Author:
Washington Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Washington State Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Committee  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 600 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1978
Topic:
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations  Search this
Law and art  Search this
Call number:
KF740 .W319
KF740.W319
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_121631

Arts and the Law Conference, 1981 : April 2-3, 1981

Author:
Conference on Arts and the Law (1981 : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Association of the Bar of the City of New York Committee on Art Law  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1981
1981]
Topic:
Law and art--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
KF390.A7C74 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_168987

The Visual artist and the law. Associated Councils of the Arts. The Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

Author:
Associated Councils of the Arts  Search this
Association of the Bar of the City of New York  Search this
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 100 p. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1971
1971]
Topic:
Law and art  Search this
Call number:
KF390.A7 V83
KF390.A7V83
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_19221

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