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Alvin Ross papers

Creator:
Ross, Alvin, 1920-1975  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (ca. 1065 items (partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1940-1975
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, printed material, photographs, a diary, financial papers, and writings.
UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence, mainly from Ross to his parents; a travel diary; photographs and slides of Ross at work and of his art work; a list of exhibitions; and exhibition catalogs and announcements.
REELS 1280-1284: Letters concerning Ross' teaching at Pratt and the New School, gallery correspondence, and invitations to lecture or write; recommendations, fellowships and awards; pocket diaries, 1948-1974, listing dinners and appointments; files on exhibitions and courses Ross taught; writings, notes and speeches; catalogs; and financial papers.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, printmaker, teacher, lecturer; New York, N.Y. and Provincetown, Massachusetts Born Vineland, New Jersey. Faculty member, Department of Art, Pratt Institute; lecturer, history of art and architecture, New School of Social Research and New York School of Interior Design. Painted in oil in the realistic style.
Provenance:
Material on reels 1280-1284 lent for microfilming by Lenore Ross, Alvin's sister, 1977. Unmicrofilmed material was donated by Alvin and Lenore Ross, 1975-1980.
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:
Art teachers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Artists as teachers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Realism  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.rossalvi
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-rossalvi

Alvin Ross papers, 1940-1975

Creator:
Ross, Alvin, 1920-1975  Search this
Topic:
Artists as teachers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Realism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9218
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211413
AAA_collcode_rossalvi
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211413

Cornell University Department of Art faculty exhibition : Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, September 12 to October 21, 1979

Author:
Cornell University Department of Art  Search this
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
[22] p. : chiefly ill. ; 22 x 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
Ithaca
Date:
1979
C1979
20th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Artists as teachers  Search this
College teachers as artists  Search this
Call number:
N6530.N7 C814
N6530.N7C814
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_131643

Variations on a blue guitar : the Lincoln Center Institute lectures on aesthetic education / Maxine Greene

Author:
Greene, Maxine  Search this
Lincoln Center Institute  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 240 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Art teachers--Training of  Search this
Aesthetics--Study and teaching  Search this
Arts--Study and teaching  Search this
Artists as teachers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_772900

Cornell University Department of Art faculty exhibition : Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, September 13 to October 15, 1978

Author:
Cornell University Department of Art  Search this
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
[20] p. : chiefly ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
Ithaca
Date:
1978
20th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Artists as teachers  Search this
Call number:
N6512 .C62 1978
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_657008

Charlap, Roseman, Ryan : 11 February to 27 March 1983, Peter Charlap, Harry Roseman, Richard Ryan, Vassar College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601 / catalogue and introduction by Eugene A. Carroll

Author:
Carroll, Eugene A  Search this
Charlap, Peter 1949-  Search this
Roseman, Harry 1945-  Search this
Ryan, Richard 1950-  Search this
Vassar College Art Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Charlap, Peter 1949- Exhibitions  Search this
Roseman, Harry 1945- Exhibitions  Search this
Ryan, Richard 1950-  Search this
Physical description:
36 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
Poughkeepsie
Date:
1983
C1983
20th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Artists as teachers--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.C473 C3
N40.1.C473C3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178442

Art from the City University of New York : approaches to abstraction, November 1986, Shanghai, China / curated by Sanford Wurmfeld = Niuyue shi li da xue mei shu zuo pin zhan lan chou xiang yi shu di tan suo, 1986 nian, 11 yue, Zhongguo, Shanghai / zhan lan zhu chi ren, Sangfude Womufei'erde

Title:
Niuyue shi li da xue mei shu zuo pin zhan lan : chou xiang yi shu di tan suo, 1986 nian, 11 yue, Zhongguo, Shanghai
纽约市立大学美术作品展览 : 抽象艺术的探索, 1986年11月, 中国上海
Author:
Wurmfeld, Sanford  Search this
City University of New York  Search this
Subject:
City University of New York Faculty  Search this
Physical description:
64 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 19 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1987
[1986]
20th century
Topic:
Art, Abstract  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Artists as teachers  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1046586

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