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Knute Stiles papers

Creator:
Stiles, Knute, 1923-  Search this
Names:
Bolotowsky, Ilya, 1907-1981  Search this
Coplans, John  Search this
Fiore, Joseph A., 1925-  Search this
Krikorian, Leo  Search this
Leider, Philip, 1929-  Search this
Mason, Alice Trumbull, 1904-1971  Search this
Masurovsky, Gregory, 1930-  Search this
Noland, Kenneth, 1924-2010  Search this
Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1947-1971
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, sketches, collages, writings and printed material.
REEL 2291: Letters from Ilya Bolotowsky, Joseph A. Fiore, Leo Krikorian, and Alice Trumbull Mason; illustrated letters from Gregory Masurovsky and Kenneth Noland; memos from Philip Leider and John Coplans concerning articles written by Stiles for Artforum Magazine; 8 pen drawings by Dylan Thomas; 2 exhibition announcements; and miscellany.
REEL 4046: 9 letters from Ilya Bolotowsky to Stiles; and a letter from Stiles to Archives of American Art staff in which he comments upon the nature of his correspondence with Bolotowsky.
Unmicrofilmed Framed watercolor by Kenneth Noland.
Biographical / Historical:
Collage artist and writer; San Francisco, Calif.
Provenance:
Donated 1980-1987 by Knute Stiles.
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.
Rights:
Reel 2291: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Andrew Bolotowsky. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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.
Occupation:
Authors -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Collagists -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.stilknut
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-stilknut

Oral history interview with V. V. Rankine

Interviewee:
Rankine, V. V., 1920-2004  Search this
Interviewer:
Kirwin, Liza  Search this
Names:
Betty Parsons Gallery  Search this
Black Mountain College (Black Mountain, N.C.)  Search this
David Herbert Gallery  Search this
Institute of Contemporary Arts (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Jefferson Place Gallery  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Bader, Franz, 1903-1994  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Callahan, Harry M.  Search this
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
Davis, Gene, 1920-1985  Search this
De Kooning, Elaine  Search this
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997  Search this
Denney, Alice  Search this
Dorrance, Nesta  Search this
Downing, Thomas, 1928-1985  Search this
Duncan, Augustin  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983  Search this
Gabo, Naum, 1890-1977  Search this
Gilliam, Sam, 1933-  Search this
Gorky, Agnes  Search this
Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948  Search this
Graham, John, 1887-1961  Search this
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980  Search this
Halle, Kay  Search this
Hare, David, 1917-1992  Search this
Helburn, Theresa, 1887-1959  Search this
Johnson, Ray, 1927-1995  Search this
Kennedy, Kit  Search this
Kiesler, Frederick  Search this
Kinney, Gilbert H.  Search this
Krasner, Lee, 1908-1984  Search this
Lassaw, Ibram, 1913-2003  Search this
Leopold, Richard  Search this
Louis, Morris, 1912-1962  Search this
Magruder, Esther  Search this
Merrill, Kevin  Search this
Nelson, Wretha  Search this
Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988  Search this
Newman, Bonnie  Search this
Noland, Kenneth, 1924-2010  Search this
Ozenfant, Amédée, 1886-1966  Search this
Pace, Stephen, 1918-2010  Search this
Parsons, Betty  Search this
Penn, Arthur, 1922-  Search this
Phillips, Duncan, 1886-1966  Search this
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008  Search this
Renault, Jean  Search this
Richman, Robert  Search this
Russo, Alexander  Search this
Sheridan, Walt  Search this
Sherman, Saul  Search this
Snelson, Kenneth, 1927-2016  Search this
Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974  Search this
Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987  Search this
Sweeney, James Johnson, 1900-  Search this
Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953  Search this
Truitt, Anne, 1921-2004  Search this
Warhol, Andy, 1928-1987  Search this
Yektai, Manoucher, 1922-  Search this
Youngerman, Jack, 1926-2020  Search this
Extent:
34 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1990 Mar. 2-22
Scope and Contents:
An interview of V. V. Rankine conducted 1990 Mar. 2-22, by Liza Kirwin, for the Archives of American Art.
Rankine discusses the evolution of her nickname, V.V.; discovering her dyslexia; growing up in Boston; auditioning for a part in, "The Philadelphia Story"; her art studies with Amedee Ozenfant from 1944 to 1946; her studies at Black Mountain College with Josef Albers and Willem De Kooning in 1947; her friendship with Morris Louis and watching him work; living with her brother-in-law Arshile Gorky, in New York City; her first one-woman show at the David Herbert Gallery in New York in 1962; exhibiting at the Betty Parsons Gallery in New York and at the Jefferson Place Gallery in Washington, D.C.; Robert Richman and the Institute of Contemporary Arts; the relationship between her painting and her sculpture; favorite shapes and materials; and her summer home in East Hampton and artist friends there. Rankine also recalls Robert Rauschenberg, Jack Youngerman, Manoucher Yektai, Betty Parsons, Ibram Lassaw, Buckminster Fuller, Elaine De Kooning, Arthur Penn, Richard Leopold, John Cage, Merce Cunningham, Ken Noland, Morris Louis, Ray Johnson, Kenneth Snelson, David Hare, Frederick Kiesler, Raphael Soyer, Moses Soyer, Jean Renault, Agnes Gorky, Esther Magruder, James Johnson Sweeney, Jim Brooks, John Graham, Phillip Guston, Duncan Phillips, Theresa Helburn, Augustine Duncan, Tom Downing, Gene Davis, Alice Denney, Nesta Dorrance, Kevin Merrill, Sam Gilliam, Dylan Thomas, Kay Halle, Kit Kennedy, Naum Gabo, President Lyndon B. Johnson, Anne Truitt, Wretha Nelson, Franz Bader, Louise Nevelson, Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, Bonnie Newman, Alexander Russo, Walt Sheridan, Gilbert Kinney, Saul Sherman, Steve Pace, Lee Krasner, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
V.V. Rankine (1920-2004) was a painter and sculptor from Washington, D.C. Variable forms of the artist's name are notably E. R. (Elvine Richard) Rankine, Vivian Scott Rankine, and her married name, Mrs. Paul Scott.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 53 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Occupation:
Painters -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.rankin90
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-rankin90

Dylan Thomas, Vol. 3 [sound recording]

Author:
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Irish  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-0309
Caedmon 1043
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_314551

Caedmon treasury of modern poets [sound recording]

Creator:
Wilbur, Richard 1921-  Search this
Performer:
Eliot, T. S (Thomas Stearns) 1888-1965  Search this
Yeats, W. B (William Butler) 1865-1939  Search this
Auden, W. H (Wystan Hugh) 1907-1973  Search this
Sitwell, Edith, Dame 1887-1964  Search this
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Macniece, Louis  Search this
Graves, Robert 1895-1985  Search this
Stein, Gertrude 1874-1946  Search this
MacLeish, Archibald 1892-1982  Search this
Cummings, Ebenezer Edson 1800-1866  Search this
Moore, Marianne 1887-1972  Search this
Empson, William 1906-1984  Search this
Spender, Stephen 1909-1995  Search this
Aiken, Conrad 1889-1973  Search this
Frost, Robert 1874-1963  Search this
Williams, William Carlos 1883-1963  Search this
Stevens, Wallace 1879-1955  Search this
Eberhart, Richard 1904-2005  Search this
Bishop, Elizabeth 1911-1979  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Irish  Search this
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
New York
Date:
1957
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-2269
Caedmon 2006
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_315734

Dylan Thomas Reads the Poetry of William Butler Yeats et. al... [sound recording]

Author:
Yeats, W. B (William Butler) 1865-1939  Search this
Performer:
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
New York
Topic:
Poetry  Search this
Spoken word  Search this
Local number:
RA-RAMS-LP-0138
Caedmon 1353
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Frederic Ramsey audiorecordings collection, circa 1950s 287448
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_334019

Pleasure Dome: An Audible Anthology of Modern Poetry Read by Its Creators [sound recording]

Performer:
Bishop, Elizabeth 1911-1979  Search this
Eliot, T. S (Thomas Stearns) 1888-1965  Search this
Moore, Marianne 1887-1972  Search this
Cummings, Ebenezer Edson 1800-1866  Search this
Williams, William Carlos 1883-1963  Search this
Nash, Ogden 1902-1971  Search this
Auden, W. H (Wystan Hugh) 1907-1973  Search this
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Topic:
Poetry  Search this
Spoken word  Search this
Local number:
RA-RAMS-LP-0098
Columbia 4259
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Frederic Ramsey audiorecordings collection, circa 1950s 287448
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_334039

A Child's Christmas in Wales [sound recording]

Creator:
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
British  Search this
Welsh  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Wales
Great Britian
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Local number:
FP-RINZ-LP-2057
Caedmon 1002
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audiorecordings, 1950-1994 292071
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_342367

British Ballads; A Child's Christmas in Wales [sound recording]

Creator:
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
British  Search this
Welsh  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Wales
England
Great Britian
Date:
1952
Topic:
British Isles--Songs and music  Search this
Local number:
FP-1994-CT-0488
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_342671

The London Library of Recorded English, Book I: Lyric Poetry [sound recording]

Producer:
Compton, Joseph 1891-  Search this
Author:
Blunden, Edmund 1896-1974  Search this
Shirley, James, 1596-1666  Search this
Blake, William, 1757-1827  Search this
Wordsworth, William 1908-1988  Search this
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor 1772-1834  Search this
Peacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866  Search this
Keats, John, 1795-1821  Search this
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron 1809-1892  Search this
Stephens, James 1882-1950  Search this
Morris, William 1834-1896  Search this
Hardy, Thomas 1840-1928  Search this
Hopkins, Gerard Manley 1844-1889  Search this
Meynell, Alice 1847-1922  Search this
Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward) 1859-1936  Search this
Hodgson, Ralph 1871-1962  Search this
Davies, W. H (William Henry) 1871-1940  Search this
De la Mare, Walter 1873-1956  Search this
Thomas, Edward 1878-1917  Search this
Turner, W. J. (Walter James) 1889-1946  Search this
Performer:
Clinton-Baddeley, V. C (Victor Clinton) 1900-1970  Search this
Trouncer, Cecil  Search this
Day Lewis, C. (Cecil) 1904-1972  Search this
Harris, Robert 1900-1995  Search this
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Laurie, John 1897-1980  Search this
Letts, Pauline  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Date:
1965
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Lyric poetry  Search this
Local number:
Britam 1001
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_355254

Volume 2 [sound recording]

Author:
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
British  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
England
Great Britain
Date:
1957
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Local number:
Caedmon 1018
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_357763

Volume 4 [sound recording]

Author:
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
British  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
England
Great Britain
Date:
1957
Topic:
Spoken word  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Local number:
Caedmon 1061
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_357766

Dylan Thomas : the biography / Paul Ferris

Author:
Ferris, Paul 1929-  Search this
Subject:
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 408 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
2000
1999
C2000
20th century
Topic:
Poets, Welsh  Search this
Call number:
CT275.T457 F47 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_670372

Themes and variations : a guide to the exhibition : Ceri Richards at the National Museum & Gallery of Wales, July-October 2002

Title:
Ceri Richards at the National Museum & Gallery of Wales, July-October 2002
Ceri Richards, themes and variations
Author:
Richards, Ceri 1903-1971  Search this
Gooding, Mel  Search this
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
National Museum & Gallery Cardiff  Search this
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama  Search this
Subject:
Richards, Ceri 1903-1971  Search this
Physical description:
40 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 23 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Type:
Sound recordings
Exhibitions
Date:
2002
Call number:
N6797.R47 A4 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_906650

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