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Peiperl, Adam, June 4, 1935-  Search this
Brown, J. Carter (John Carter)  Search this
Mellon, Paul, Mrs.  Search this
Borge, Victor  Search this
Robb, Lynda Bird  Search this
Getlein, Frank  Search this
Levai, Pierre  Search this
Waesche, Marilla Beth  Search this
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy  Search this
Marlborough Gallery  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Letters, photographs, loan agreements, printed material, and miscellany relating to Adam Peiperl's career as a kinetic artist.<br /> Letters are from museums, galleries, and organizations and include e-mails. Included are one letter each from Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Lynda Johnson Robb. Photographs are of Peiperl with Frank Getlein, J. Carter Brown and Lynda Johnson Robb, Victor Borge, and Bunny Mellon, Pierre Levai and Marilla Beth Waesche with Peiperl's work installed at the Marlborough Gallery, New York City. Printed material includes magazine articles, newspaper clippings, and brochures.
Adam Peiperl papers, 1968-2007. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Adam Peiperl, b. 1935, is a kinetic light sculptor, photographer, and videographer who creates sculptures by using polarized light. He also uses digital technology to create his art.
Language Note:
English .
Donated in 2008 by Adam Peiperl.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art