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Study for a "humpty dump" woven textile

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1980
Topic:
Textile design  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20956
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20956
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Study for spatial ikat

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1977
Topic:
Textile design  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20957
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20957

Watercolor sketch of ikat pattern

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1977
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20958
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20958

Screen print of weaving pattern

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1977
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20959
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20959

Draft of essay about textile design

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
circa 1975
Topic:
Textile design  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20962
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20962

Study for spatial ikat

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1977
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21082
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21082

Study for spatial ikat

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1977
Topic:
Textile design  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21083
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21083

Study for a "humpty dump" woven textile

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
circa 1980
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21084
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21084

Samples for "crazy quilt" series

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1980s
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22464
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22464

Design sketch for crazy quilt

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1980s
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22465
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22465

Drawing of crazy quilt

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1994
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22466
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22466

Oral history interview with Lia Cook, 2006 August 22-29

Interviewee:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Interviewer:
Baizerman, Suzanne  Search this
Subject:
Abakanowicz, Magdalena  Search this
Hicks, Sheila  Search this
Jacobi, Peter  Search this
Jacobi, Ritzi  Search this
Laky, Gyöngy  Search this
O'Banion, Nance  Search this
Rappaport, Deborah  Search this
Rossbach, Ed  Search this
Allrich Gallery  Search this
American Craft Council  Search this
College Art Association of America  Search this
European Textile Network  Search this
Hadler Galleries  Search this
Handarbetets vanner (Society)  Search this
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts  Search this
Konstfack (Stockholm, Sweden)  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Perimeter Gallery  Search this
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Europe -- description and travel
Japan -- Description and Travel
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Looms  Search this
Photography  Search this
Political science -- Study and teaching  Search this
Textile fabrics -- Mexico  Search this
Weaving -- Equipment and supplies  Search this
Weaving -- Study and teaching  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13568
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)266116
AAA_collcode_cook06
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_266116
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Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012

Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Subject:
Allrich Gallery  Search this
B.Z. Wagman Gallery (St. Louis, Missouri)  Search this
Fiberworks, Center for the Textile Arts  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17335
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)379923
AAA_collcode_cooklia
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_379923
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Biographical Material

Collection Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Extent:
0.1 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1968-circa 2012
Scope and Contents:
Found are two notebooks which include sketches of fabric designs and notes on fabric content, warp and weave, measurements, and financial notes. The notebooks may date from time Cook spent in Amsterdam. Also found are Cook's resumes and curriculum vitae, her 70th birthday invitation, and a book published by her father, James Polese on growing up in San Francisco in the 1920s.
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 born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.cooklia, Series 1
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Lia Cook papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cooklia-ref1

Professional Files

Collection Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot (Box 1-2)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970s-1995
Scope and Contents:
Lia Cook's general professional activities are described in this series. Found are files related to articles; participation at conferences, lectures, symposiums, lectures, and juries; extensive research and sourcing of jacquard looms and other equipment; grants; press materials; and studio tours.
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 born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.cooklia, Series 3
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Lia Cook papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cooklia-ref10

Alvadaro Dye House

Collection Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
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 and born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lia Cook papers
Lia Cook papers / Series 3: Professional Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cooklia-ref11

Gallery and Exhibition Files

Collection Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Extent:
3.2 Linear feet (Box 2-5)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974-1997
Scope and Contents:
The bulk of Cook's papers consist of files relating her exhibition schedule through the 1970s and 1990s. Found are resumes, loan agreements, correspondence, printed materials, scattered photographs, slide lists and price or sales lists. Significant material is found for Cook's affiliation with the Allrich Gallery, B.Z. Wagman Gallery, and Fiberworks, Center for the Textile Arts. Major exhibitions include Cook's annual participation at the Lausanne Biennale, Painted Weavings by Lia Cook and Neda Al Hilali (1980) at Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, and California College of Arts and Crafts faculty art shows, among many others.
Arrangement:
Gallery files are arranged in alphabetical order while exhibition files are arranged in chronological order. Original folder titles were maintained in this series, however, at times they have been edited for clarity. This series is arranged as two subseries.

4.1: Gallery Files

4.2: Exhibition Files
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 born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.cooklia, Series 4
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Lia Cook papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cooklia-ref110

Alice Simsar Gallery

Collection Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1992
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 born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lia Cook papers
Lia Cook papers / Series 4: Gallery and Exhibition Files / 4.1: Gallery Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cooklia-ref111

Allrich Gallery

Collection Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 13-20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974-1994
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 born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Lia Cook papers
Lia Cook papers / Series 4: Gallery and Exhibition Files / 4.1: Gallery Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cooklia-ref112

American Institute of Taiwan

Collection Creator:
Cook, Lia, 1942-  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1993
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 born-digital records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Citation:
Lia Cook papers, 1968-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Lia Cook papers
Lia Cook papers / Series 4: Gallery and Exhibition Files / 4.1: Gallery Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cooklia-ref113

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