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Artist Statements

Collection Creator:
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 39
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1944-1950
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
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:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers, 1906-2016, bulk 1920-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers
Yasuo Kuniyoshi papers / Series 3: Writings and Lectures
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kuniyasu-ref24
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Interview with Marcel Duchamp

Creator:
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Carter, Earl  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Subject:
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Pasadena Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1963 October 20
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16798
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Marcel Duchamp Retrospective Exhibition records, 1959-1963
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16798

Beatrice Wood: Mama of Dada

Creator:
Neff, Tom, 1953-  Search this
Neff, Tom, 1953-  Search this
Subject:
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Wood, Beatrice  Search this
Type:
Motion Picture Film
Date:
1992
Topic:
Dadaism  Search this
Interview  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20735
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Audiovisual materials relating to the documentary Beatrice Wood: Mama of Dada, 1990-1993
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20735

Hans Fricker mail art to John Held

Creator:
Fricker, H. R.  Search this
Held, John, 1889-1958  Search this
Fricker, H. R.  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1991
Topic:
Mail art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)831
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John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018, bulk 1973-2013
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_831
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Emerson Woelffer papers, 1937-1999

Creator:
Woelffer, Emerson, 1914-2003  Search this
Woelffer, Emerson, 1914-2003  Search this
Subject:
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9359
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211555
AAA_collcode_woelemer
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211555

Kate Steinitz papers, circa 1910-2002

Creator:
Steinitz, Kate Traumann, 1889-1975  Search this
Steinitz, Kate Traumann, 1889-1975  Search this
Subject:
Grosz, George  Search this
Höch, Hannah  Search this
Leonardo, da Vinci  Search this
Lissitzky, El  Search this
Nebel, Otto  Search this
Mondrian, Piet  Search this
Schwitters, Kurt  Search this
Berg, Ilse  Search this
Gabo, Naum  Search this
van Biema, Carrie  Search this
Chagall, Marc  Search this
Graeff, Werner  Search this
Berlinische Galerie  Search this
Germanisches Nationalmuseum Nürnberg  Search this
Bauhaus  Search this
San Francisco Museum of Art  Search this
Elmer Belt Library of Vinciana  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Sketches
Manuscripts
Journals (accounts)
Collages
Paintings
Greeting cards
Visitors' books
Travel diaries
Topic:
Art -- Private collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Curators -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Germany  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6251
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216575
AAA_collcode_steikate
Theme:
Women
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216575
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Bruce Conner, 1973 April 16

Interviewee:
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Alan Gallery (Charles Alan)  Search this
Brooklyn Museum  Search this
University of Nebraska  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Dadaism  Search this
Filmmakers -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12017
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212115
AAA_collcode_conner73
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212115

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  Search this
Yale University  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Diaries
Transcripts
Topic:
Photographs  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Art criticism  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Artists -- United States  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Poetry  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:

Jean Crotti papers, 1913-1973, bulk 1913-1961

Creator:
Crotti, Jean Joseph, 1878-1958  Search this
Crotti, Jean Joseph, 1878-1958  Search this
Subject:
Villon, Jacques  Search this
Varese, Louise  Search this
Ozenfant, Amédée  Search this
Varèse, Edgard  Search this
Severini, Gino  Search this
Seuphor, Michel  Search this
Salmon, André  Search this
Reynolds, Mary  Search this
Renoir, Pierre  Search this
Picabia, Francis  Search this
Pach, Walter  Search this
Nokache, Armand  Search this
Matisse, Henri  Search this
Gleizes, Albert  Search this
Waldemar George  Search this
Christian  Search this
Braque, Georges  Search this
Blancpain, Paul  Search this
Crotti, Andre  Search this
Coudour, Henri  Search this
Cocteau, Jean  Search this
Everling, Germaine  Search this
Dufy, Raoul  Search this
Duchamp, Suzanne  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Guillaume, Paul  Search this
Picasso, Pablo  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Drawings
Poems
Essays
Sound recordings
Photographs
Interviews
Topic:
Painting -- Technique  Search this
Art criticism  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)  Search this
Painters -- France -- Paris  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7559
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209719
AAA_collcode_crotjean
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209719
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Marcel Duchamp scrapbooks, 1916-1969

Creator:
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7604
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209766
AAA_collcode_duchmarc
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209766

Audiovisual materials relating to the documentary Beatrice Wood: Mama of Dada, 1990-1993

Creator:
Neff, Tom, 1953-  Search this
Neff, Tom, 1953-  Search this
Subject:
Clark, Garth  Search this
Del Vecchio, Mark  Search this
D'Harnoncourt, Anne  Search this
Huglin, Hugh  Search this
Naumann, Francis M.  Search this
Perreault, John  Search this
Pole, Rupert  Search this
Singh, R.P.  Search this
Waisler, Lee  Search this
Watson, Steve  Search this
Wood, Beatrice  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Transcripts
Video recordings
Topic:
Beatrice Wood: Mama of Dada[motion picture]  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Women artists -- California  Search this
Motion pictures (visual works)  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6397
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215368
AAA_collcode_nefftom
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215368

Phyllis Freeman research material on artists' manifestos, 1966-1997

Creator:
Freeman, Phyllis, 1929-1997  Search this
Freeman, Phyllis, 1929-1997  Search this
Subject:
Brucke (Artists' group)  Search this
Société Anonyme  Search this
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Mexico.  Search this
Die Brücke (Dresden)  Search this
Vorticism  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Futurism (Art)  Search this
Blaue Reiter (Group of artists)  Search this
De Stijl (Art movement)  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Constructivism (Art)  Search this
Fluxus (Group of artists)  Search this
Orphism (Art)  Search this
Art, Abstract  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6121
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216336
AAA_collcode_freephyl
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216336

Belle M. Deitch papers relating to Beatrice Wood, 1940-1997, bulk 1983-1997

Creator:
Deitch, Belle M.  Search this
Deitch, Belle M.  Search this
Subject:
Wood, Beatrice  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Topic:
Dadaism  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11588
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)249491
AAA_collcode_deitbell
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_249491

Marcel Duchamp lecture at the Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, February 17

Creator:
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Subject:
Cassatt, Mary  Search this
Courbet, Gustave  Search this
Daumier, Honoré  Search this
Degas, Edgar  Search this
Gauguin, Paul  Search this
Gogh, Vincent van  Search this
Hartley, Marsden  Search this
Ingres, Jean-Auguste-Dominique  Search this
Marin, John  Search this
Monet, Claude  Search this
Puvis de Chavannes, Pierre  Search this
Ryder, Albert Pinkham  Search this
Seurat, Georges  Search this
Signac, Paul  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Whistler, James McNeill  Search this
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute  Search this
Armory Show  Search this
Armory Show 50th anniversary exhibition  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Topic:
Dadaism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15652
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)282223
AAA_collcode_millricha
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_282223

Ex Libris records, 1973-2007

Creator:
Cohen, Arthur Allen, 1928-1986  Search this
Ex Libris  Search this
Cohen, Elaine Lustig, 1927-  Search this
Cohen, Arthur Allen, 1928-1986  Search this
Ex Libris  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Topic:
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Futurism (Art)  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16225
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)369710
AAA_collcode_exlibr
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_369710
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Notes and Writings

Collection Creator:
Halstead, Whitney  Search this
Extent:
(Box 2-5; 3.4 linear feet)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1923-1978, undated
Scope and Contents note:
Notes include notebooks pertaining to various art history topics, including the art of primitive cultures, Impressionism, Dadaism and Surrealism, American art, collage and assemblage, ceramics, and photography. Other notebooks contain reproductions of examples of late 19th century art and illustrations of primitive art styles. An index card file contains notes for art history lectures and bibliographic entries. Also found are six audiocassettes recordings of African, Native American, and Oceanic music. Writings include typescripts on various art history topics written for publications, including Artforum and the Chicago Daily News. There are also typescripts concerning individual artists, including Roger Brown, Ed Paschke, Kerig Pope, Christina Ramberg, and Barbara Rossi.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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:
Whitney Halstead papers, 1920-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.halswhit, Series 5
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Whitney Halstead papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-halswhit-ref46

Research files

Collection Creator:
Ashton, Dore  Search this
Extent:
3.3 Linear feet (Boxes 7-10, ov 15-16)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1849, 1950-1984, 2009, undated
Scope and Contents:
Research files include materials on Ashton's books, on exhibitions, individuals, and miscellaneous topics. Included are clippings, artworks, photographic material, booklets, brochures, correspondence, and notes. Topics include Angry Art, civil rights, Czech, Polish, and religious art, film, Dadaism, poetry, print-making, and symbolism. Among individuals are Jacopo Luis Borges, Allan Kaprow, Richard Lindner, Seong Moy, Jean Tinguely, Mark Tobey, Jack Tworkov, and Adja Yunkers.
Arrangement:
Arranged alphabetically by the broad topics of books, exhibitions, individuals and miscellaneous topics, then alphabetically by specific name or title.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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:
Dore Ashton papers, 1849, circa 1928-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.ashtdore, Series 4
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Dore Ashton papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-ashtdore-ref29

Topics: Dadaism and Neo-Realism

Collection Creator:
Ashton, Dore  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 56-57
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960-1964
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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:
Dore Ashton papers, 1849, circa 1928-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Dore Ashton papers
Dore Ashton papers / Series 4: Research files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-ashtdore-ref401

Topics: Dadaism and Neo-Realism

Collection Creator:
Ashton, Dore  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 1-2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960-1964
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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:
Dore Ashton papers, 1849, circa 1928-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Dore Ashton papers
Dore Ashton papers / Series 4: Research files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-ashtdore-ref402

Emerson Woelffer papers

Creator:
Woelffer, Emerson, 1914-2003  Search this
Names:
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
0.6 Linear feet (Addition)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1937-1999
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, printed material, and a drawing.
REEL 1052: 114 letters received relating to business matters, exhibitions, Woelffer's teaching career, and his friends. Correspondents include Robert Motherwell, Gerald Nordland, Mitchell Wilder, Matsumi Kanemitsu, Paul Jenkins, Charles Laughton, Joann & Gifford Phillips, Buckminster Fuller, Nathan Oliveira, Anne Weber, Annette Giacometti, George Wittenborn, John Baldessari, and others.
REEL 3482: Newspaper clippings and an article, 1948-1974, about Woelffer.
ADDITION (D.C.): Personal and business correspondence with artists, galleries, foundations, and others. Among the correspondents are Clinton Adams, Katharine Kuh, Robert Motherwell, Ed Ruscha, Aaron Siskind, Clay Spohn, June Wayne, and the Paul Kantor Gallery; and 2 b&w photographs of Woelffer with Mark Rothko in Boulder, Colo. taken by Woelffer's wife, Dina.
Biographical / Historical:
Surrealist and Dada painter, teacher, and art collector; Los Angeles, California. Born in Chicago. Moved to Los Angeles in 1959. Taught at the Chouinard Art Institute and the Otis Art Institute. Collector of primitive art. One of Southern California's most respected senior modernists, Emerson Woelffer (b. 1914) came to Los Angeles in 1959 to teach at Chouinard Art Institute (now California Institute of Art). He later taught at various Southern California institutions, most notably at Otis School of Art and Design. In 1961 he was a Tamarind Fellow. He continued to teach at Otis until his retirement in 1992.
Provenance:
Material on reel 1052 was lent for microfilming by Woelffer in 1976, and subsequently donated by him in 1993 with additional (unfilmed) papers. Additional papers were donated by Woelffer in 1996, and again in 1999, with more expected.
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.
Addition: Use requires an appointment and is limited to AAA's Washington, D.C. office.
Occupation:
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Dadaism  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.woelemer
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-woelemer

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