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Installation photograph of Louis Bunce Retrospective at Portland Art Museum in Portland, Oregon

Photographer:
de Lay, Allan J.  Search this
de Lay, Allan J.  Search this
Creator:
The Oregonian  Search this
Subject:
Bunce, Louis  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1955 April 15
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18473
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Louis Bunce papers, 1890s-1983
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18473
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Oral history interview with Louis Bunce, 1982 December 3-13

Interviewee:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Lafo, Rachel Rosenfield, 1951-  Search this
Subject:
Callahan, Kenneth  Search this
Robinson, Boardman  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Kharouba Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Artists -- Northwestern States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Painters -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11832
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212555
AAA_collcode_bunce82
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212555
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Oral history interview with Dennis Adrian, 2015 October 8-9

Interviewee:
Adrian, Dennis, 1937-  Search this
Adrian, Dennis, 1937-  Search this
Interviewer:
Silverman, Lanny, 1947-  Search this
Subject:
Acconci, Vito  Search this
Achilles, Rolf  Search this
Alloway, Lawrence  Search this
Anderson, Jeremy  Search this
Artner, Alan G.  Search this
Barnes, Robert  Search this
Baum, Don  Search this
Botticelli, Sandro  Search this
Brown, Roger  Search this
Carlson, Victor I.  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Conner, Bruce  Search this
Coplans, John  Search this
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Dubuffet  Search this
Florsheim, Lillian H.  Search this
Frumkin, Allan  Search this
Garver, Thomas H.  Search this
Golub, Leon  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
Hanson, Philip  Search this
Hoffman, Rhona  Search this
Ito, Miyoko  Search this
Kind, Phyllis  Search this
Leaf, June  Search this
Lee, Sherman E.  Search this
Maxon, John  Search this
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig  Search this
Newman, Muriel Kallis Steinberg  Search this
Nicholson, Natasha  Search this
Parker, Dorothy  Search this
Pearlstein, Philip  Search this
Petlin, Irving  Search this
Ramberg, Christina  Search this
Rossi, Barbara  Search this
Schulze, Franz  Search this
Sleigh, Sylvia  Search this
Spero, Nancy  Search this
Swinton, Tilda  Search this
Voulkos, Peter  Search this
Warhol, Andy  Search this
Westermann, H. C. (Horace Clifford)  Search this
Wilde, Oscar  Search this
Wiles, Bertha Harris  Search this
Akron Art Museum  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project  Search this
Madison Art Center  Search this
Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
New York University  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
University of Chicago  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Art, American -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- History  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Art thefts -- Europe  Search this
Curators -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Interviews  Search this
Homosexuality  Search this
Theme:
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17346
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)380479
AAA_collcode_adrian15
Theme:
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_380479
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Detroit Institute of Arts records, 1882-1979

Creator:
Detroit Institute of Arts  Search this
Detroit Institute of Arts  Search this
Subject:
Price, C. S. (Clayton S.)  Search this
Davis, Robert Tyler  Search this
Valentiner, Wilhelm Reinhold  Search this
Zimmerman, F. Ernst  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Zimmerman Gallery (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
United States  Search this
Detroit Museum of Art  Search this
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9307
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211502
AAA_collcode_detrinst2
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211502

Thomas Clyde Colt papers, 1853-1979

Creator:
Colt, Thomas Clyde, 1905-  Search this
Colt, Thomas Clyde, 1905-  Search this
Subject:
Chrysler, Walter P. (Walter Percy)  Search this
Melchers, Gari  Search this
Dayton Art Institute  Search this
Portland Art Association (Or.)  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9378
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211575
AAA_collcode_coltthom
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211575

Rachael Griffin papers, 1900-1983

Creator:
Griffin, Rachael, 1906-1983  Search this
Griffin, Rachael, 1906-1983  Search this
Subject:
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Contemporary Crafts Association  Search this
Friends of Timberline  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Women museum curators -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Curators -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9599
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211803
AAA_collcode_grifrach
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211803

Marsden Hartley symposium : sound recording, 1961 Aug. 24

Creator:
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Subject:
Hartley, Marsden  Search this
Walker, Hudson D. (Hudson Dean)  Search this
Wells, Henry Willis  Search this
Hoopes, Donelson F.  Search this
McCausland, Elizabeth  Search this
Fulton, W. Joseph  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10727
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214335
AAA_collcode_portart
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214335

Marsden Hartley symposium

Subject:
Fulton, W. Joseph  Search this
Hartley, Marsden  Search this
McCausland, Elizabeth  Search this
Walker, Hudson D. (Hudson Dean)  Search this
Wells, Henry Willis  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1961 August 24
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20562
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Marsden Hartley symposium : sound recording, 1961 Aug. 24
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20562

National Gallery of Canada - Princeton University, Art Museum

Collection Creator:
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 26
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1992-1999
Scope and Contents note:
National Gallery of Canada

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Niigata City Museum

Norton Simon Museum/Norton Museum of Art

Open Air Museum of Sculpture

Owen, Jane Blaffer and R. L. Blaffer Trust

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Portland Art Museum (OR)

Princeton University, The Art Museum
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of audiovisual materials with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz, circa 1910-2001, bulk 1941-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz
Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz / Series 1: Jacques Lipchitz papers / 1.5: Catalogue Raisonné records / 1.5.2: Volume 2: The American Years, 1941-1973 / Correspondence, Research
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-lipcjacq2-ref461

Portland Art Museum (OR), "Lipchitz: Works 1914-1950" (Edward R. Martin, photographer)

Collection Creator:
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 39
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of audiovisual materials with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz, circa 1910-2001, bulk 1941-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz
Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz / Series 1: Jacques Lipchitz papers / 1.10: Photographs / 1.10.4: Exhibition Installations
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-lipcjacq2-ref705

Marsden Hartley symposium : sound recording

Creator:
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Names:
Fulton, W. Joseph, 1923-  Search this
Hartley, Marsden, 1877-1943  Search this
Hoopes, Donelson F., d. 2006  Search this
McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965  Search this
Walker, Hudson D. (Hudson Dean), 1907-1976  Search this
Wells, Henry Willis, 1895-  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape (7 in.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tapes
Sound recordings
Date:
1961 Aug. 24
Scope and Contents:
A symposium on Marsden Hartley sponsored by the Portland Art Museum in Portland, Oregon. Participants are W. Joseph Fulton, Elizabeth McCausland, Hudson Dean Walker, and Henry Wells, with Donelson F. Hoopes as moderator.
Provenance:
Donated 1975 by Donelson F. Hoopes, former director of the Portland Art Museum.
Restrictions:
Untranscribed; use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.portart
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-portart

Rachael Griffin papers

Creator:
Griffin, Rachael  Search this
Names:
Contemporary Crafts Association  Search this
Friends of Timberline  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Extent:
9 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1900-1983
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, family, personal and business correspondence, 1919-1983, correspondence with Suzy Bradbury; photographs of Griffin; material on Timberline, Friends of Timberline, and Contemporary Crafts Association including committee reports, organizational bylaws, artists' correspondence, exhibition and publication files, ca. 1975-1983; files on artists, art organizations and art-related subjects; published and unpublished writings and lectures by Griffin; and material related to Griffin's interest in graphology.
Biographical / Historical:
Museum curator and art instructor. Born in 1906, died 1983. Griffin studied at the University of Oregon from 1924-1926, and at the Museum Art School in 1929. She was an art instructor and in 1960 became curator at the Portland Art Museum. For 20 years she produced weekly radio broadcasts entitled "At the Art Museum".
Provenance:
Donated 1988 by Andrew Griffin, the son of Rachael Griffin.
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.
Topic:
Art, American -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Women museum curators -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Curators -- Oregon -- Portland  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.grifrach
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-grifrach

Thomas Clyde Colt papers

Creator:
Colt, Thomas Clyde, 1905-  Search this
Names:
Dayton Art Institute  Search this
Portland Art Association (Or.)  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Chrysler, Walter P. (Walter Percy), 1909-1988  Search this
Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932  Search this
Extent:
4 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1853-1979
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; biographical data; photographs; scrapbooks; business and financial records; exhibition announcements; and clippings.
REEL 1559: Letters, postcards, three photographs and several clippings relating to Colt's retirement from the Dayton Art Institute in 1976; and four scrapbooks containing letters, clippings, photographs, exhibition catalogs and announcements, and memorabilia.
REELS 1619-1620: Business and personal correspondence, with Corrine Melchers, Waldo Pierce, Gordon Washburn, Lamar Dodd, Curt Valentin, Francis Henry Taylor, Mahonri Young, Adelyn Breeskin, Mitchel Wilder, and others; biographical data and curriculum vitae; 14 personal photographs; files on the Gari Melchers Memorial, Fredericksburg, Virginia, and a 1956 exhibition of paintings owned by Walter Chrysler; clippings and press releases.
UNMICROFILMED: Exhibition invitations and announcements; appointment calendars; treasurer's and trustees' reports, minutes, and financial records of the Portland Art Association, Portland, Oregon, and the Dayton Institute of Art, Dayton, Ohio.
Biographical / Historical:
Museum director; Dayton, Ohio. Director of the Portland Art Association, 1948-1956,(the owner and governing body of the Portland Art Museum), and the Dayton Art Institute, 1957-1975.
Provenance:
Donated and lent April 1979 by Thomas Clyde Colt.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Museum directors -- United States  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- United States
Identifier:
AAA.coltthom
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-coltthom

Detroit Institute of Arts records

Creator:
Detroit Institute of Arts  Search this
Names:
Detroit Museum of Art  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
United States. Federal Works Agency  Search this
Zimmerman Gallery (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Davis, Robert Tyler  Search this
Price, C. S. (Clayton S.), 1874-1950  Search this
Valentiner, Wilhelm Reinhold, 1880-1958  Search this
Zimmerman, F. Ernst  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 21 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1882-1979
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, annual reports and bulletins, scrapbooks, photographs, catalogs, clippings and a telegram.
REELS D1-D3: Annual reports, 1890-1919, and bulletins, 1891-1952.
REELS D10A-D20: Scrapbooks, 1882-1957.
REEL 911: Correspondence of William Valentiner concerning C.S. Price murals. Correspondents include George H. Field, Assistant to the Administrator, Federal Works Agency, Holger Cahill, Gladys M. Everett, Field Representative, and Robert Tyler Davis of the Portland Art Museum. Valentiner writes in an attempt to transfer two of Price's WPA murals promised to the Portland Art Museum, where they had been allocated by the Federal Works Agency, to the DIA. His bid is unsuccessful, as Davis won't release them.
REELS 1892-1897: 21 scrapbooks containing clippings, press releases, and other printed material.
REEL 3482: A letter to M.D. Ferry, Jr., December 21, 1932 and to Clyde Burroughs, January 21, 1933, from F. Ernst Zimmerman of Zimmerman Gallery, Boston, offering several Winslow Homer paintings for sale.
REEL 3894: A telegram regarding a New York Statue Commission.
UNMICROFILMED: Photographs of installations and one of Mrs. Edsel Ford (Eleanor Ford); clippings, a furniture catalog and an exhibition catalog for "For Modern Living," 1949, at the D.I.A.
Biographical / Historical:
Art museum; Detroit, Michigan. Incorporated 1885 as Detroit Museum of Art and name changed to Detroit Institute of Arts in 1919.
Other Title:
Valentine Dudensing papers (microfilm title)(reel 911)
Provenance:
Material on reels D1-D3, D10A-D20 and 1892-1897 lent for microfilming 1953-1979 by Detroit Institute of Arts. Material on reels 911, 3482, 3894 and unmicrofilmed donated 1959-1972 by the DIA.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Museum directors  Search this
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.detrinst2
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-detrinst2

Oral history interview with Louis Bunce

Interviewee:
Bunce, Louis, 1907-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Lafo, Rachel Rosenfield, 1951-  Search this
Names:
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Kharouba Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Callahan, Kenneth, 1905-1986  Search this
Robinson, Boardman, 1876-1952  Search this
Weber, Max, 1881-1961  Search this
Extent:
78 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1982 December 3-13
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Louis Bunce conducted 1982 December 3-13, by Rachel Rosenfield, for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project.
Bunce speaks of his family background and education at the Portland Museum Art School; attending the Art Students League in New York and studying under Max Weber, Boardman Robinson and others; returning to Portland during the Depression and working on WPA projects; his interest in jazz and its influence on his work; his involvement in the Northwest arts community; his interest in landscapes and figures; teaching at the Portland Museum Art School; founding the Kharouba Gallery; developing his interest in the graphic arts; and the current Portland art scene. He recalls Kenneth Callahan.
Biographical / Historical:
Louis Bunce (1907-1983) was a painter, printmaker, and educator from Portland, Oregon.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 43 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' Northwest Oral History Project, begun in 1982 to document the Northwest artistic community through interviews with painters, sculptors, craftsmen, educators, curators, and others, in Oregon, Washington and Montana.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Artists -- Northwestern States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Painters -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.bunce82
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bunce82

Oral history interview with Dennis Adrian

Interviewee:
Adrian, Dennis, 1937-  Search this
Interviewer:
Silverman, Lanny  Search this
Names:
Akron Art Museum  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Madison Art Center  Search this
Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
New York University  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
University of Chicago -- Students  Search this
Acconci, Vito, 1940-  Search this
Achilles, Rolf  Search this
Alloway, Lawrence, 1926-1990  Search this
Anderson, Jeremy, 1921-1982  Search this
Artner, Alan G.  Search this
Barnes, Robert, 1934-  Search this
Baum, Don, 1922-  Search this
Botticelli, Sandro, 1444 or 1445-1510  Search this
Brown, Roger, 1941-1997  Search this
Carlson, Victor I.  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Coplans, John  Search this
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Dubuffet  Search this
Florsheim, Lillian H.  Search this
Frumkin, Allan  Search this
Garver, Thomas H.  Search this
Golub, Leon, 1922-2004  Search this
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980  Search this
Hanson, Philip, 1943-  Search this
Hoffman, Rhona, 1934-  Search this
Ito, Miyoko, 1918-1983  Search this
Kind, Phyllis, 1933-2018  Search this
Leaf, June, 1929-  Search this
Lee, Sherman E.  Search this
Maxon, John, 1916-  Search this
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969  Search this
Newman, Muriel Kallis Steinberg  Search this
Nicholson, Natasha, 1945-  Search this
Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967  Search this
Pearlstein, Philip, 1924-  Search this
Petlin, Irving, 1934-2018  Search this
Ramberg, Christina  Search this
Rossi, Barbara, 1940-  Search this
Schulze, Franz, 1927-2019  Search this
Sleigh, Sylvia  Search this
Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009  Search this
Swinton, Tilda  Search this
Voulkos, Peter, 1924-2002  Search this
Warhol, Andy, 1928-1987  Search this
Westermann, H. C. (Horace Clifford), 1922-  Search this
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900  Search this
Wiles, Bertha Harris, 1896-  Search this
Extent:
4 Items (Sound recording: 4 sound files (4 hr., 18 min.), digital, wav)
173 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
2015 October 8-9
Scope and Contents:
An interview with Dennis Adrian conducted 2015 October 8-9, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Adrian's home in Seaside, Oregon.
Adrian speaks of growing up in Astoria; traveling to Chicago and New York; Cannon Beach; aging and getting older; his origins; curators and curating; visual sensibilities; the Portland Public Library; opera; his parents, grandparents, and family; Finnish sensibility and humor; Portland Art Museum and classes for children; curator as voyeur; credit and accomplishments; hands on experiences; Artforum; art history; attending University of Chicago; homosexuality and coming out; looted European masterworks; Botticelli; exposure to real art; connoisseurship; collectors and collecting; a Robert Louis Stevenson letter; violin making; growing into yourself; Chicago; war; New York University; Frumkin Gallery; New York; the art world; Madison Art Center; Akron Art Museum; friendship and role models; Art Institute of Chicago; meeting Mies van der Rohe; meeting idols; education; Oscar Wilde and Dorothy Parker; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Monster Roster; traveling; Chicago art politics; writing and critics; Eurocentric curators; Chicago as an undervalued city; Dog Day Afternoon; discovering art; New York sightings; and experiences running into artists. Adrian also recalls Roger Brown, Ruth Horwich, Gilda Buchbinder, Don Baum, Sherman Lee, Victor Carlson, Peter Voulkos, Lawrence Alloway, Rhona Hoffman, Allan Frumkin, June Leaf, Leon Golub, Jeremy Anderson, Robert Barnes, Tom Garver, Bruce Conner, Natasha Nicholson, H. C. Westermann, Franz Schulze, Bertha Harris Wiles, Muriel Newman, Aaron James Spire, Lillian Florsheim, John Maxon, Greg Knight, P.B. Maryan, Philip Pearlstein, Sylvia Sleigh, Nancy Spero, Irving Petlin, John Coplans, Alan Artner, Alice Shaddle, Phyllis Kind, Andy Warhol, Joseph Cornell, Tilda Swinton, Leo Castelli, Philip Guston, Dubuffet, Pussy Pepke, Bumpy Rogers, Barbara Rossi, Christina Ramberg, Philip Hanson, Miyoko Ito, Mark Jackson, Rolf Achilles, and Vito Acconci.
Biographical / Historical:
Dennis Adrian (1937- ) is an art critic, educator, and curator in Chicago, Illinois. Lanny Silverman (1947- ) is a curator at the Chicago Cultural Center in Chicago, Illinois.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Occupation:
Art critics -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- History  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Art thefts -- Europe  Search this
Curators -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Interviews  Search this
Homosexuality  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.adrian15
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-adrian15

Two buildings San Francisco 1959 : Crown Zellerbach Headquarters Office Building, Hertzka & Knowles and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, associated architects : Crown Zellerbach Office of the American Trust Company, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, architects : John Hancock Western Home Office Building, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, architects

Author:
Temko, Allan  Search this
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill  Search this
Hertzka and Knowles  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
San Francisco Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Crown Zellerbach Building (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
John Hancock Building (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
51 p. : ill., maps, plans ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Place:
California
San Francisco
San Francisco (Calif.)
Date:
1959
C1959
Topic:
Office buildings--Exhibitions  Search this
Buildings, structures, etc  Search this
Call number:
NA6233.S35 C76 1959
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_486088

Chihuly : the George R. Stroemple collection / essays by Donald Kuspit and Kathryn Kanjo

Author:
Chihuly, Dale 1941-  Search this
Kuspit, Donald B (Donald Burton) 1935-  Search this
Kanjo, Kathryn  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Subject:
Chihuly, Dale 1941-  Search this
Stroemple, George R Art collections Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
127 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Oregon
Date:
1997
20th century
Topic:
Glass art--History  Search this
Glass art--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
NK5198.C53 P67 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_551817

Rajput miniatures from the collection of Edwin Binney, 3rd

Author:
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Binney, Edwin 1925-  Search this
Archer, W. G (William George) 1907-1979  Search this
Subject:
Binney, Edwin Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 132 p. illus. (part col.) maps. 20 x 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
India
Rajasthan
Date:
1968
[1968?]
Topic:
Painting, Indic  Search this
Miniature painting, Indic  Search this
Rajput painting--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
ND3248.R16 P8
ND3248.R16P8
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_16893

Mixografia innovation and collaboration

Author:
Dixon, Annette  Search this
Portland Art Museum (Or.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 folded sheet ([6] pages) color illustrations 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Exhibition catalogues
Date:
2009
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Prints  Search this
Call number:
NE495 .M59 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_929534

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