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Paul Aschenbach papers

Creator:
Aschenbach, Paul, 1921-  Search this
Names:
Vermont International Sculpture Symposia (1968)  Search this
Vermont International Sculpture Symposia (1971)  Search this
Vermont Marble Company  Search this
Baumann, Herbert, 1925-  Search this
Campbell, Kenneth, 1913-  Search this
Mizui, Jasuo, 1925-  Search this
Pavia, Philip, 1915-2005  Search this
Prantl, Karl  Search this
Reischke, Erich  Search this
Sartory, Barna von  Search this
Witkin, Isaac  Search this
Extent:
2.1 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1957-1976
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, notes and writings, project files, printed material, photographs, and art work primarily concerning Aschenbach's involvement with the Vermont International Sculpture Symposia (1968, 1971), and other projects he participated in, most relating to sculpture and its role in the community.
Included are biographical material; correspondence, 1965-1975, primarily related to Aschenbach's coordination of the Vermont International Sculpture Symposia of 1968 and 1971, the Sculpture on the Highway project, ca. 1971, and to his association with the Vermont Marble Company. Correspondence with artists participating in the Symposia include Karl Prantl, Jasuo Mizui, Herbert Baumann, Erich Reischke, Barna von Sartory, Philip Pavia, Kenneth Campbell, Clement Meadmore, Isaac Witkin, Eduardo Ramirez, James Silva, and Rudolf Uher. Notes and writings include unmailed letters to Aschenbach, ca. 1973-1974, written by his wife, June.
Project files, 1968-1975, contain correspondence, notes and writings, printed material, invoices, receipts, mailing lists, reference material, biographical material on participating artists, and photographs for the Vermont International Sculpture Symposia, Danby Sculpture Works, Inc., Danby-Currier Memorial Sculpture Project and other sculpture projects. Printed material, 1957-1978, includes newspaper and magazine clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, newsletters, and annual reports.
Photographs consist of Aschenbach at work, his finished sculptures, and a few personal photographs. Works of art include a variety of Aschenbach's studies and sketches for sculptures, executed in watercolor, pencil, felt pen, woodblock and chalk, and an unbound booklet of anonymous wood engravings.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor; Vermont. b. 1921; d. 1994. Organized the Vermont International Sculpture Symposium in 1968 and 1971, which supported stone sculpture by several sculptors for installation in rest areas along the Vermont Interstate Highways 89 and 91.
Provenance:
Donated 1983 by Paul Aschenbach.
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.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Vermont  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Public sculpture  Search this
Citation:
Paul Aschenbach papers. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.aschpaul
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-aschpaul

Paul Aschenbach papers, 1957-1976

Creator:
Aschenbach, Paul, 1921-1994  Search this
Subject:
Mizui, Jasuo  Search this
Baumann, Herbert  Search this
Reischke, Erich  Search this
Sartory, Barna von  Search this
Pavia, Philip  Search this
Campbell, Kenneth  Search this
Witkin, Isaac  Search this
Prantl, Karl  Search this
Vermont Marble Company  Search this
Vermont International Sculpture Symposia  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Public sculpture  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7308
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209461
AAA_collcode_aschpaul
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209461

Clemens Kalischer papers

Creator:
Kalischer, Clemens, 1921-  Search this
Names:
Bennington College  Search this
Black Mountain College (Black Mountain, N.C.)  Search this
MacDowell Colony  Search this
Abate, Peter  Search this
Abe, Kongō, 1900-1968  Search this
Abel, Cora-Beth  Search this
Adler, Samuel, 1898-  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Aschenbach, Paul, 1921-  Search this
Bengtz, Ture, 1907-1973  Search this
Borowski, Wiesław  Search this
Coonhan, Ms  Search this
Cox, Jan, 1919-1980  Search this
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
De Kooning, Elaine  Search this
Dehner, Dorothy, 1901-1994  Search this
Der Hovanesian, Garabed  Search this
Dombek, Blanche, 1914-  Search this
Doubrova, Jan, 1912-  Search this
Epping, Franc, 1910-  Search this
Fimple, Vernon  Search this
Forst, Miles, 1923-  Search this
Frankenthaler, Helen, 1928-2011  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983  Search this
Gil, David  Search this
Glickman, Maurice, 1906-  Search this
Granda, Julio  Search this
Grausman, Philip, 1935-  Search this
Gray, Cleve  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William, 1901-1988  Search this
Kilbourn, Victoria  Search this
Lieberman, Alexander  Search this
Mazur, Michael, 1935-2009  Search this
Meštrović, Ivan, 1883-1962  Search this
Morris, George L. K., 1905-1975  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Neel, Alice, 1900-1984  Search this
Noland, Kenneth, 1924-2010  Search this
Okubo, Miné, 1912-2001  Search this
Prestopino, Gregorio  Search this
Rockwell, Norman, 1894-1978  Search this
Rosenberg, Jakob, 1893-  Search this
Smith, David, 1906-1965  Search this
Torres, John, 1939-  Search this
Tsʻai, Wen-ying, 1928-  Search this
Voulis, Asapia  Search this
Whitecross, Iain  Search this
Wildenhain, Marguerite  Search this
Extent:
276 Items ((on one microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
ca.1946-1966
Scope and Contents:
276 photographs, ca. 1946-1966, taken by Kalisher of artists teaching at Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont, Black Mountain College, North Carolina, and the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire.
Artists include: Peter Abate, Kongo Abe, Cora-Beth Abel, Samuel M. Adler, Paul Aschenbach, Josef Albers, Ture Bengtz, Wieslaw Borowski, Ms. Coonhan, Jan Cox, Merce Cunningham, Dorothy Dehner, Elaine de Kooning, Garabed der Hovanesian, Blanche Dombek, Jan Doubrova, Franc Epping, Vernon Fimple, Miles Forst, Helen Frankenthaler, Buckminster Fuller, David Gil, Maurice Glickman, Julio Granda, Philip Grausman, Cleve Gray, Stanley William Hayter, Victoria Kilbourn, Oskar Kokoschka, Alexander Lieberman, Michael Mazur, ? McKenzie, Ivan Mestrovic, George L. K. Morris, Robert Motherwell, Alice Neel, Kenneth Noland, Mine Okubo, Gregorio Prestopino, Norman Rockwell, Jakob Rosenberg, David Smith, John Torres, Wen Ying Tsai, Asapia Voulis, Iain Whitecross, Marguerite Wildenhain, and ? Zhermansky.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographer.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1982 by Clemens Kalischer.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Photographers  Search this
Topic:
Artists -- United States -- Photographs  Search this
Artist colonies -- Photographs  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.kaliclem
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kaliclem

[Paul Aschenbach : miscellaneous uncataloged material]

Author:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Art and Artist Files Collection DSI  Search this
Subject:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Type:
Books
Vertical files
Artist files
Call number:
AAF--Aschenbach, Paul
Restrictions & Rights:
Photocopies of items in the folder(s) are available upon request, subject to fees and other current copyright guidelines for reproduction.
FOLDER(S) DO NOT CIRCUATE. FOLDERS MUST BE CONSULTED ON SITE
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_672980

Tree of Life, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Medium:
Bronze on a Vermont green slate base
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Vermont Physical Plant Department 622 Main Street Burlington Vermont 05405
Located University of Vermont Bailey Library Burlington Vermont 05405
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Allegory--Life  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000007
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_309410

(Trinity College Bench), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Medium:
White marble streaked with gray on a concrete and marble base
Type:
Sculptures-Bench
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Trinity College Physical Plant 208 Colchester Avenue Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Trinty College Between McAuley Building & Villa Building Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Dedicated Spring 1975
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object--Furniture--Bench  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000039
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310389

Untitled, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Medium:
Concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by State of Vermont Vermont Department of Travel & Tourism 134 State Street Montpelier Vermont 05602
Located Vermont Interstate 89, Northbound, Waterbury rest area Waterbury Vermont
Date:
1968-1971
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000054
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310403

World in Ruin, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Johnson State College Near the library Johnson Vermont 05656
Date:
Commissioned ca. 1970
Topic:
Figure female--Torso  Search this
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000061
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310410

(Abstract), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Pond, Kate 1938-  Search this
Medium:
Granite on crushed granite pieces and granite flag stones
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks and Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Burlington Bikepath North of abandoned Moran Generating Plant Burlington Vermont
Date:
1991
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000067
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310416

(The Lighthouse), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Medium:
Danby marble on a base of Champlain Black marble from Isle La Motte, VT
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Public Works City Hall, Church Street Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Roundhouse Park Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1991
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Architecture--Lighthouse  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000074
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310423

Roller Blades, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Public Works Burlington City Hall, Church Street Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Burlington Bikepath Near Sewage Treatment Plant Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
1992
Topic:
Object--Toy--Sports Equipment  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Skating  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000077
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310426

(Battery Park Extension Group I: Marble Archways), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Top of Park, near intersection of Park & Pearl Streets Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Architecture--Detail--Arch  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000096
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310445

(Battery Park Extension Group I: Marble Insert), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Top of Park, near intersection of Park & Pearl Streets Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000097
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310446

(Battery Park Extension Group I: Flowing Forms), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Top of Park, near intersection of Park & Pearl Streets Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000098
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310447

(Battery Park Extension Group I: Upright Piece with Circle), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Top of Park, near intersection of Park & Pearl Streets Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000099
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310448

(Battery Park Extension Group II: Mushroom), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Fantasy--Elf  Search this
Landscape--Plant--Mushroom  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000100
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310449

(Battery Park Extension Group III: Bowl Shape Step Insert), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Battery Street at the foot of Cherry Street Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000101
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310450

(Battery Park Extension Group III: Three Upright Marble Pieces), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Battery Street at the foot of Cherry Street Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Animal--Insect--Butterfly  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000102
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310451

(Battery Park Extension Group III: Torso in Wall), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Battery Street at the foot of Cherry Street Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Figure female--Torso  Search this
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000103
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310452

(Battery Park Extension Group III: Apples), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Aschenbach, Paul 1921-  Search this
Ford, Bill  Search this
Dinan, Terry  Search this
Wittenberg, John  Search this
Vesely, Bob  Search this
Landscape architect:
T. J. Boyle and Associates  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Burlington Department of Parks & Recreation Burlington Vermont 05401
Located Battery Park Extension Battery Street at the foot of Cherry Street Burlington Vermont 05401
Date:
Summer 1974
Topic:
Object--Fruit--Apple  Search this
Control number:
IAS VT000104
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_310453

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