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Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967

Creator:
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976  Search this
Type:
Sketches
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Alexander Calder papers, 1926-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7294
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209447
AAA_collcode_caldalex
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209447
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Adam Peiperl papers, 1968-2007

Creator:
Peiperl, Adam, June 4, 1935-  Search this
Subject:
Brown, J. Carter (John Carter)  Search this
Mellon, Paul, Mrs.  Search this
Borge, Victor  Search this
Robb, Lynda Bird  Search this
Getlein, Frank  Search this
Levai, Pierre  Search this
Waesche, Marilla Beth  Search this
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy  Search this
Marlborough Gallery  Search this
Citation:
Adam Peiperl papers, 1968-2007. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15631
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)281952
AAA_collcode_peipadam
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_281952

Introduction to art

Creator:
California State University, Chico  Search this
Subject:
Benton, Fletcher Chapman  Search this
Hertlein, Grace  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1973
Citation:
California State University, Chico. Introduction to art, 1973. Fletcher Benton papers, 1934-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Computer art  Search this
Kinetic art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11808
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Fletcher Benton papers, 1934-2014
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11808

Len Lye papers, 1966

Creator:
Lye, Len, 1901-1980  Search this
Citation:
Len Lye papers, 1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Kinetic art  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10108
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212994
AAA_collcode_lyelenpa
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212994

NCFA records relating to Synchroma machine

Creator:
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)  Search this
Names:
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)  Search this
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme, 1896-1986  Search this
Elliott, Stanley B.  Search this
Guilbeau, Honore (Honore Cooke), 1907-  Search this
Extent:
21 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1969-1972
Scope and Contents:
Records relating to a possible demonstration and exhibition of a Synchroma machine at the National Collection of Fine Arts. Correspondence is between Adelyn Breeskin and Jan Mulhert of the museum's 20th century department and inventors Stanley Elliott and Honore Guilbeau. Photographs, descriptive statements, and clippings are also included.
Biographical / Historical:
The National Collection of Fine Arts, a branch of the Smithsonian Institution, changed its name through an act of Congress to the National Museum of American Art in 1980. The Syncroma machine creates constantly changing visual images using sonic inputs supplied by the artist.
Provenance:
Adelyn Breeskin represented NCFA in this gift to the Archives.
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:
Kinetic artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Synchroma  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.naticoll
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9649300d1-61dd-4c8c-9de1-7a71e6a46ee3
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-naticoll

Len Lye papers

Creator:
Lye, Len, 1901-1980  Search this
Extent:
41 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1966
Scope and Contents:
Lye's typed description of his kinetic work "Sun, Land, and Sea."
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, kinetic artist; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Provenance unknown.
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:
Kinetic artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Kinetic art  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.lyelenpa
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw904844895-2c10-4757-afb3-aeb606559223
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lyelenpa

Adam Peiperl papers

Creator:
Peiperl, Adam, 1935-  Search this
Names:
Marlborough Gallery  Search this
Borge, Victor  Search this
Brown, J. Carter (John Carter), 1934-  Search this
Getlein, Frank  Search this
Levai, Pierre  Search this
Mellon, Rachel Lambert  Search this
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994  Search this
Robb, Lynda Bird, 1944-  Search this
Waesche, Marilla Beth  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1968-2007
Scope and Contents:
Letters, photographs, loan agreements, printed material, and miscellany relating to Adam Peiperl's career as a kinetic artist.
Letters are from museums, galleries, and organizations and include e-mails. Included are one letter each from Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Lynda Johnson Robb. Photographs are of Peiperl with Frank Getlein, J. Carter Brown and Lynda Johnson Robb, Victor Borge, and Bunny Mellon, Pierre Levai and Marilla Beth Waesche with Peiperl's work installed at the Marlborough Gallery, New York City. Printed material includes magazine articles, newspaper clippings, and brochures.
Biographical / Historical:
Adam Peiperl, b. 1935, is a kinetic light sculptor, photographer, and videographer who creates sculptures by using polarized light. He also uses digital technology to create his art.
Provenance:
Donated in 2008 by Adam Peiperl.
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:
Kinetic artists -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Photographers -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.peipadam
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b14de90b-a1c3-45f9-8ea4-fc9424a535a1
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-peipadam

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