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Arnheim, Rudolf

Collection Creator:
Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963-1974
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 with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from Juliet Kepes Stone or Imre Kepes. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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:
Gyorgy Kepes papers, 1909-2003, bulk 1935-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Gyorgy Kepes papers
Gyorgy Kepes papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96586c268-28f0-45ae-a04d-3f34f625e24c
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Lecture notes concerning "fit & ground (art)"

Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf, 1904-2007  Search this
Arnheim, Rudolf, 1904-2007  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1948
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20601
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Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20601

Oral history interview with Rudolf Arnheim, 1972 May 16

Interviewee:
Arnheim, Rudolf, 1904-2007  Search this
Arnheim, Rudolf, 1904-2007  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Authors -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12663
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212517
AAA_collcode_arnhei72
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212517

Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998

Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf, 1904-2007  Search this
Arnheim, Rudolf, 1904-2007  Search this
Subject:
Albers, Josef  Search this
Kepes, Gyorgy  Search this
Sheldon, Alice Bradley  Search this
Harvard University  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Sarah Lawrence College  Search this
University of Michigan  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Diaries
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Art--Study and teaching--Germany  Search this
Authors -- Massachusetts  Search this
Educators -- Massachusetts  Search this
Educators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8318
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210490
AAA_collcode_arnhrudo
Theme:
Diaries
Art Theory and Historiography
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210490
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Rudolf Arnheim and Gregory Bateson speaking at the American Federation of Arts 48th Annual Convention

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot, 1911-1973  Search this
Elisofon, Eliot, 1911-1973  Search this
Subject:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Bateson, Gregory  Search this
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Houston, Tex.
Date:
1957 April 6
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9550
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American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993, bulk 1909-1969
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_9550
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Dore Ashton papers, circa 1928-2014

Creator:
Ashton, Dore, 1928-2017  Search this
Ashton, Dore, 1928-2017  Search this
Subject:
Adley, James  Search this
Adams, Pat  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Albee, Edward  Search this
Hiss, Alger  Search this
Howes, Barbara  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
Hellman, Lillian  Search this
Lindner, Richard  Search this
Malamud, Bernard  Search this
Kaprow, Allan  Search this
Licht, Fred  Search this
Moy, Seong  Search this
Mumford, Lewis  Search this
Miró, Joan  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Vasilikos, Vasilēs  Search this
Yunkers, Adja  Search this
Reuterswärd, Carl Fredrik  Search this
Sterne, Hedda  Search this
Tinguely, Jean  Search this
Borges, Jacopo Luis  Search this
Congdon, Dennis  Search this
Herbert, George  Search this
Oldenburg, Claes  Search this
Giacometti, Alberto  Search this
Guidieri, Remo  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard  Search this
Driskell, David C.  Search this
Berthot, Jake  Search this
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Avedon, Richard  Search this
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art  Search this
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Yale University  Search this
Type:
Diaries
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Transcripts
Topic:
Women art critics  Search this
Women art historians  Search this
Women authors  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Art criticism  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Artists -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5858
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208698
AAA_collcode_ashtdore
Theme:
Women
Art Theory and Historiography
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208698
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Tom Patti, 2010 January 18-19

Interviewee:
Patti, Tom, 1943-  Search this
Patti, Tom, 1943-  Search this
Interviewer:
Warmus, William, 1953-  Search this
Subject:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Borowsky, Irvin J.  Search this
Buechner, Thomas S.  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster)  Search this
Gund, Ann  Search this
Gund, Graham  Search this
Heller, Doug  Search this
Hunter-Stiebel, Penelope  Search this
Kostellow, Rowena Reed  Search this
Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl  Search this
Parriott, Joseph  Search this
Pelli, Cesar  Search this
Rockwell, Norman  Search this
Rogers, Malcolm Jennings  Search this
Safdie, Moshe  Search this
Wagman, Laurie  Search this
Wood, Art  Search this
Corning Museum of Glass.  Search this
General Electric Company  Search this
George Walter Vincent Smith Museum  Search this
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Norman Rockwell Museum at Stockbridge  Search this
Owens-Corning Fiberglas Corporation  Search this
Penland School of Crafts  Search this
Pratt Institute  Search this
Sienna Gallery  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Place:
Colombia -- description and travel
Europe -- description and travel
Israel -- description and travel
Topic:
Industrial design  Search this
Designers -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Glass art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Glass artists -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Glass blowing and working -- Study and teaching  Search this
Sculptors -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15780
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)287761
AAA_collcode_patti10
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_287761
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Gyorgy Kepes papers, 1909-2003, bulk 1935-1985

Creator:
Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001  Search this
Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001  Search this
Subject:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Bertoia, Harry  Search this
Blee, Michael  Search this
Boghosian, Varujan  Search this
Brazdys, Konslancija  Search this
Burgess, Lowry  Search this
Burnham, Jack  Search this
Calder, Alexander  Search this
Chermayeff, Serge  Search this
Dreyfuss, Henry  Search this
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Egawa, Kazuhiko  Search this
Entwhistle, Clive  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster)  Search this
Gropius, Walter  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William  Search this
Hélion, Jean  Search this
Johnson, Philip  Search this
Kepes, Juliet  Search this
Kowalski, Piotry  Search this
Lynch, Kevin  Search this
McLuhan, Marshall  Search this
Mead, Margaret  Search this
Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl  Search this
Moholy-Nagy, László  Search this
Nusberg, Lev  Search this
Osborn, Robert Chesley  Search this
Piene, Otto  Search this
Read, Herbert Edward, Sir  Search this
Richards, I. A. (Ivor Armstrong)  Search this
Rickey, George  Search this
Saarinen, Eero  Search this
Sonfist, Alan  Search this
Tacha, Athena  Search this
Takis, Vassilakis  Search this
Tange, Kenzō  Search this
Thiel, Philip  Search this
Steinberg, Saul  Search this
Tovish, Harold  Search this
Tsʻai, Wen-ying  Search this
Wolff, Robert Jay  Search this
Wurster, William Wilson  Search this
Zvilna, Jēkabs  Search this
Center for Advanced Visual Studies  Search this
Illinois Institute of Technology  Search this
Massachusetts Institute of Technology  Search this
Saidenberg Gallery  Search this
Triennale di Milano (Milan, Italy)  Search this
Type:
Caricatures
Designs
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Sketches
Sound recordings
Place:
Times Square (New York, N.Y.)
Topic:
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Artists' studios--Photographs  Search this
City planning  Search this
Educators--Massachusetts--Cambridge  Search this
Motion pictures (visual works)  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Architecture & Design  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7252
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209402
AAA_collcode_kepegyor
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Art Movements and Schools
Architecture & Design
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209402
Online Media:

Lecture Notes

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rudolf Arnheim papers
Rudolf Arnheim papers / Series 3: Writings and Lectures
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw989e5a154-3faf-478e-b795-c79354a1c634
EDAN-URL:
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Lecture Recordings

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Rudolf Arnheim papers / Series 3: Writings and Lectures
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw98ff4e900-dc35-464a-b40b-fd132718edb8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref225

Manuscripts

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Rudolf Arnheim papers / Series 3: Writings and Lectures
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a6e26de1-6eda-4b93-a66e-f186a7d1de73
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref234

Book Reviews

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Rudolf Arnheim papers / Series 5: Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw981cd4b00-2e46-465f-b300-867d9c364b50
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref277

Interviews

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Rudolf Arnheim papers / Series 1: Biographical Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f0f53c1c-d75f-47a1-92c5-a3914d24717a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref6

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Extent:
1.2 Linear feet (Boxes 9-11)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1928-circa 1990
Scope and Contents:
Printed material includes announcements for Rudolf Arnheim's lectures, reviews of his books, clippings, programs, brochures, assorted material from Sarah Lawrence College, and two instructional sound cassettes.
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.arnhrudo, Series 5
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91cb85abb-34b4-4bee-b59e-b6cd8c62858b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref273

Biographical Material

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939-1991
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material includes a bibliography and supplement to Rudolf Arnheim's writings, short biographical sketches, assorted contracts and agreements; 5 sound cassettes of interviews, all of Arnheim being interviewed except for one where he interviews artist Adja Yunkers; interview transcripts, a few travel itineraries and documents mostly related to Arnheim's trip to Japan in 1976, and other miscellaneous material.
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.arnhrudo, Series 1
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw972a5dc05-91f3-4be0-b40a-589beb1faefa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref1

Diaries

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot (Boxes 8-9)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1919-1987
Scope and Contents:
The numerous diaries in this series, written in German and English, start from 1919 and extend until 1987. The diaries discuss Rudolf Arnheim's early life as a student in Germany, and contains personal reflections, poetry, as well as his interest in psychology, film and art. The later diaries also deal with Arnheim's career as an educator and lecturer and also contain drafts of writings on psychology, music, and art.
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.arnhrudo, Series 4
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Rudolf Arnheim papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94543a1ac-22c5-46f1-9c04-5d89d00875bd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref253

The lasting world Simon Dinnerstein and the Fulbright Triptych Rudolf Arnheim, Alex Barker, Tom Healy

Title:
Simon Dinnerstein and the Fulbright Triptych
Artist:
Dinnerstein, Simon 1943-  Search this
Writer of text:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Barker, Alex W  Search this
Healy, Tom 1961-  Search this
Interviewer:
Jacobs, Lynn F. 1955-  Search this
Host institution:
University of Missouri--Columbia Museum of Art and Archaeology  Search this
Nevada Museum of Art  Search this
Arnot Art Museum  Search this
Physical description:
67 pages illustrations (some color) 30 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Interviews
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2017
Call number:
N40.1.D585 A74 2017
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1116420

Writings and Lectures

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Extent:
2.7 Linear feet (Boxes 5-8)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930-1989
Scope and Contents:
Writings and lectures include book reviews written by Rudolf Arnheim, typescripts and handwritten drafts of articles, lecture drafts and notes, 7 sound tape reels and one sound cassette of Arnheim's lectures, manuscripts, and copies of published articles. Manuscripts include Art and Visual Perception, Art of Seeing, Autobiography of a Work of Art: Picasso's Guernica, Depth Effect of 2D Figures, Disorder and Entropy, Order and Art, Dynamics of Architectural Form, New Essays on the Psychology of Art, Photographing Michelangelo, and a work of fiction The World Upside Down (Verkehrte Welt).
Arrangement:
Writings are grouped by type, such as articles, lectures, and manuscripts, then arranged chronologically thereafter. Undated writings and lectures were given approximate date ranges. Lecture notes and manuscripts are further arranged in alphabetical order by subject or title. The sound tape reels are grouped with the lectures.
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.arnhrudo, Series 3
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Rudolf Arnheim papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99f9f4459-b6a4-4bbf-a479-079409b8215c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref183

Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Extent:
4.4 Linear feet (Boxes 1-5)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940-1998
Scope and Contents:
This series consists of professional correspondence with colleagues, students, editors, publishers, universities, and art institutions on the subjects reflecting Rudolf Arnheim's diverse personal interests. The bulk of the correspondence falls under general categories created by Rudolf Arnheim: Architects, Art Historians/Critics, Dance, Film, Psychiatrists, Television, etc. Notable correspondents include Josef Albers, Gordon Allport, Joseph Campbell, Gyorgy Kepes, Hans Richter, Alice Sheldon, and B.F. Skinner, as well as American Society for Aesthetics, Harvard University, University of Michigan, Museum of Modern Art, and the New School of Social Research.
Arrangement:
Correspondence is arranged in two different ways to reflect the original order. The chronological correspondence is at the beginning of the series. The second part of the correspondence is arranged in alphabetical order by subject or name, then chronological order thereafter. Individuals and institutions with especially voluminous correspondence often have their own folders. Otherwise individual names are integrated into the subject correspondence. Arnheim's subject headings and original order have been retained.
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.arnhrudo, Series 2
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e3f3dc91-c340-40bd-873d-795704e9009e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref14

Lectures and Conferences

Collection Creator:
Arnheim, Rudolf  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 91-93
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962-1972
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 electronic records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Rudolf Arnheim papers, 1919-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Rudolf Arnheim papers
Rudolf Arnheim papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ad734271-f75b-4382-ae38-0dcf0cc9c734
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-arnhrudo-ref104

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