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Jack Tworkov letter to Janice Biala and Daniel 'Alain' Brustlein

Creator:
Tworkov, Jack, 1900-1982  Search this
Biala, Janice, 1904-2000  Search this
Tworkov, Jack, 1900-1982  Search this
Subject:
Brustlein, Daniel  Search this
Black Mountain College (Black Mountain, N.C.)  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1952 Jul. 15
Topic:
Art--Study and teaching  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)12971
See more items in:
Jack Tworkov papers, 1926-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_12971
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Shirley Jaffe

Interviewee:
Jaffe, Shirley, 1923-2016  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis  Search this
Creator:
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project  Search this
Names:
Brooklyn Museum  Search this
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art -- Students  Search this
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project  Search this
Phillips Collection  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Biala, Janice, 1904-2000  Search this
Delaney, Beauford, 1901-  Search this
Dickinson, Edwin Walter, 1891-1978  Search this
Ford, Hermine  Search this
Francis, Sam, 1923-1994  Search this
Goldberg, Michael, 1924-2007  Search this
Mitchell, Joan, 1926-1992  Search this
Riopelle, Jean Paul  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Sound recording, master: 1 compact disc, 3 WMA files (4 hr., 28 min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.)
94 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2010 Sept. 27-28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Shirley Jaffe conducted 2010 Sept. 27 and 28, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Jaffe's studio, in Paris, France.
Jaffe speaks of living with her family in Elizabeth, NJ and Brooklyn, NY; attending Abraham Lincoln High School, Parsons School of Design, Brooklyn College, and The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art; visiting the Brooklyn Museum, the Museum of Non-Objective Art (now the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum), and The Museum of Modern Art; living on St. Mark's Place and in Brooklyn, NY ; her marriage in 1949 to Irving Jaffe; moving to Washington, DC and visiting The Philips Collection; moving to and adjusting to life in France; socializing with American artists in Paris, France; moving between New York and France; working and living in Berlin, Germany with a grant from the Ford Foundation; living independently in France; visiting the cathedrals and galleries in Italy; teaching undergraduate students; the evolution of her paintings and technique; her painting process and use of cellophane; painting on glass; murals; and her exhibitions and commissions. Jaffe also recalls Leon Friend, Morris Kantor, Pierre Bonnard, Karl Knaths, Max and Esther Gould, Jules Olitski, Michael Goldberg, Joan Mitchell, Beauford Delaney, Sam Francis, Janice Biala, Hermine Tworkov Ford, Edwin Dickinson, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Kimber Smith, Jean Fournier, Al Held, Haywood Bill Rivers, Milton Glaser, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Shirley Jaffe (1923-2016) was an abstract painter and sculptor in Paris, France. Avis Berman (1949- ) is a scholar in New York, N.Y.
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.
Rights:
Transcript: Authorization to quote or reproduce for the purposes of publication requires written permission from Jerome Sternstein. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Painters -- France -- Paris  Search this
Sculptors -- France -- Paris  Search this
Art dealers -- France -- Paris  Search this
Topic:
Expatriate artists -- France -- Paris  Search this
Painting -- Equipment and supplies  Search this
Painting -- Technique  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.jaffe10
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9edb9d6d9-1775-4e7a-987d-adae36dc4a6e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-jaffe10

Biala : April, 1990, Kouros Gallery

Author:
Biala, Janice 1904-2000  Search this
Kelder, Diane  Search this
Kouros Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Biala, Janice 1904-  Search this
Physical description:
23 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1990
C1990
Call number:
ND237.B5405 A4 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_699938

Her work : nine artists of the New York School / McCormick Gallery

Title:
Nine artists of the New York School
Issuing body:
Thomas McCormick Gallery  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
McCormick, Thomas  Search this
Subject:
Abbott, Mary 1921-  Search this
Biala, Janice 1904-2000  Search this
Drexler, Lynne Mapp 1928-1999  Search this
Fine, Perle 1905-1988  Search this
Greene, Gertrude 1904-1956  Search this
Park, Charlotte 1918-  Search this
Springford, Vivian 1914-2003  Search this
Thomas, Yvonne 1913-2009  Search this
West, Michael 1908-1991  Search this
Physical description:
43 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2015
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Painting, Abstract  Search this
Women artists  Search this
New York school of art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1065042

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