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Stamm, Ted, 1944-1984  Search this
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Physical Description:
2.2 Linear feet
The collection is arranged as three series. Series 1: Slides, circa 1968-circa 1984 (Boxes 1-2; 2 linear feet) Series 2: Teaching Material, 1977-1982 (Box 3; 0.1 linear feet) Series 3: Printed Material, 1979-1986, 2018 (Box 3; 0.1 linear feet)
Access Note / Rights:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Ted Stamm slides of works of art and exhibitions measure 2.2 linear feet and date from circa 1968-1986, and 2018. The collection is comprised primarily of approximately 6450 35mm slides assembled by the painter Ted Stamm between his arrival in New York in 1968 and his death in 1984. The majority of the slides were photographed by Stamm himself, and collectively form a unique and expansive record of artworks and exhibitions on view in New York during that time period, by a variety of artists including Stamm.
Ted Stamm slides of works of art and exhibitions, circa 1968-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by The Walton Family Foundation.
Use Note:
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.
The Ted Stamm Estate donor has retained all intellectual property rights including copyright on all slides taken by Ted Stamm. Please contact the Ted Stamm Estate for copyright permission at
Biography Note:
Ted Stamm (1944-1984) was a multidisciplinary conceptual artist and educator in New York, New York, known for his focused series of paintings, works on paper, and studies. Stamm's studies, such as the Wooster series, were influenced by the shapes, street contours, and intersections he could see from his studio on Wooster Street in SoHo.
Language Note:
English .
The collection was donated in 2022 by The Ted Stamm Estate via Per Haubro Jensen.
Digitization Note:
This site provides access to the papers of Ted Stamm in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2023, and total 1,148 images.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art