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Jim Pallas papers, 1970-1982

Creator:
Pallas, Jim, 1941-  Search this
Citation:
Jim Pallas papers, 1970-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Kinetic sculpture, American -- Michigan  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8310
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210481
AAA_collcode_palljim
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210481

Jim Pallas papers

Creator:
Pallas, Jim  Search this
Extent:
2 Linear feet ((partially filmed on 1 reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1982
Scope and Contents:
Scrapbooks, portfolio, an interview and film outtakes documenting Jim Pallas' sculpture.
Reel 2538: Two scrapbooks contain correspondence, drawings, clippings, and photographs about Pallas' works "The Senate Piece" (1979), and "Hitchhikers" (1981-1982). A portfolio includes drawings, notes, printed material and photographs concerning Pallas' computer circuitries for kinetic sculpture (1971-1982).
Unfilmed: 43 reels of 16 mm motion picture film and soundtrack, work print, outtakes, and trims from the film JIM PALLAS: ELECTRONIC SCULPTOR (1981), a transcript of an interview with Pallas conducted by Sue Marx, one of the film's producers, and an announcement for the film. 33 of the film reels are grouped in 7 film cans; collection has 17 film cans total.
Biographical / Historical:
Born 1941. Electronic sculptor, Michigan.
Provenance:
Material on reel 2538 lent for microfilming 1982; unmicrofilmed material donated 1985 all by Jim Pallas.
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:
Sculptors -- Michigan  Search this
Topic:
Kinetic sculpture, American -- Michigan  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.palljim
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99ca1753d-9728-40b9-9fbb-b2d82c8b7f66
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-palljim

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