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Interview with James Weeks

Creator:
Weeks, James, 1922-1998  Search this
McChesney, Mary Fuller, 1922-  Search this
Weeks, James, 1922-1998  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1965 December 8
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22540
See more items in:
Mary Fuller McChesney papers, 1949-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22540

James Weeks papers, [ca. 1950-1985]

Creator:
Weeks, James, 1922-1998  Search this
Weeks, James, 1922-1998  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8848
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211033
AAA_collcode_weekjame
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211033

Mary Fuller McChesney papers

Creator:
McChesney, Mary Fuller  Search this
Names:
Anderson, Jeremy, 1921-1982  Search this
Bothwell, Dorr  Search this
Briggs, Ernest, 1923-  Search this
Brown, Joan, 1938-1990  Search this
Calcagno, Lawrence, 1913-  Search this
Corbett, Edward, 1919-  Search this
Dixon, James Budd, 1900-1967  Search this
Dugmore, Edward, 1915-  Search this
Goya, Jorge, 1924-  Search this
Grachis, Dimitri, 1932-  Search this
Grillo, John, 1917-  Search this
Hultberg, John, 1922-  Search this
Jefferson, Jack, 1921-2000  Search this
Kelly, James, 1913-  Search this
Kuhlman, Walter  Search this
Locks, Seymour, 1919-  Search this
MacAgy, Douglas, 1913-  Search this
Martin, Madeline  Search this
Morehouse, William, 1929-1993  Search this
Parker, Raymond, 1922-  Search this
Pollakoff, Leonard  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967  Search this
Remington, Deborah  Search this
Roeber, Phil, 1913-  Search this
Saccaro, John M., 1913-1981  Search this
Schueler, Jon, 1916-  Search this
Shoemaker, Peter, 1920-  Search this
Smith, Hassel, 1915-2007  Search this
Spohn, Clay Edgar, 1898-1977  Search this
Varda, Jean  Search this
Weeks, James, 1922-  Search this
Extent:
44.1 Linear feet
35 Sound tape reels (Sound recordings, 5 in.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1949-2011
Scope and Contents:
The Mary Fuller McChesney papers measure 44.1 linear feet and date from 1949-2011. Included are biographical material, correspondence, writings, artists' files, financial records, photographs, artwork, printed material, and reel-to reel sound recordings documenting the career of sculptor, art historian, and author, Mary Fuller McChesney. A small portion of the papers includes material on painter, Edward Corbett.
Among the sound recordings are interviews conducted by McChesney between 1965 and 1966, and used as the primary research for her book. Interviewees include Jeremy Anderson, Dorr Bothwell, Ernest Briggs, Joan Brown (2), Lawrence Calcagno (2), Edward Corbett (2), James Budd Dixon, Edward Dugmore, Jorge Goya, Dimitri Grachis, John Grillo (1966, 1972), John Hultberg, Jack Jefferson, James Kelly, Walter Kuhlman, Seymour Locks, Douglas MacAgy, Madeleine Martin, William Morehouse, Raymond Parker, Leonard Pollakoff, Ad Reinhardt, Deborah Remington, Phil Roeber, John Saccaro, Jon Schueler, Peter Shoemaker, Hassel Smith, Clay Spohn, Jean Varda, and James Weeks.
Biographical / Historical:
Mary Fuller McChesney (1922- ) is a sculptor, art historian, and author in San Francisco and Petaluma, California.
Provenance:
A majority of the collection donated 2015 by Mary Fuller McChesney. Photographs on reel 1329 donated 1973 and sound recordings donated 1994 by McChesney. Material on reel NDA 1 (fr. 728-741) lent for microfilming 1964 by Lewis Ferbrache; material on NDA 1 (fr. 930-943) lent 1964 by Mary F. McChesney.
Restrictions:
This collection is temporarily closed. Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Art historians -- California  Search this
Authors -- California  Search this
Sculptors -- California  Search this
Topic:
Women artists -- California  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.mcchmary
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mcchmary

James Weeks papers

Creator:
Weeks, James, 1922-  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1950-1985]
Scope and Contents:
Biographical information; business correspondence; exhibition material, 1965-1985; teaching notes from the San Francisco Art Institute and UCLA; photographs of Weeks and his wife Lynn, 1980s; photographs of work (billboards), 1950s; and clippings.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, educator; San Francisco, Calif. and Boston, Mass. Weeks was a prominent San Francisco Bay area painter in the 1950s and 1960s, who has continued those ties since coming to teach at Boston University in 1970 by steadily exhibiting at the Charles Campbell Gallery in San Francisco as well as Hirschl and Adler in New York.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 by James Weeks. Additional material expected including correspondence, photographs, and slides of work.
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:
Educators -- California  Search this
Educators -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Painters -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.weekjame
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-weekjame

James Weeks: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Weeks, James 1922-1998  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF003123
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_141898

James Weeks

Author:
Weeks, James 1922-  Search this
Saulnier, Bonny B  Search this
Rose Art Museum  Search this
Oakland Museum  Search this
Physical description:
80 pages illustrations (some color) 27 cm
Type:
Biography
Exhibitions
Biographies
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
United States
États-Unis
Date:
1978
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Peintres  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.W393S2
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_105894

James Weeks : January 21 - February 16, 1988

Author:
Weeks, James 1922-  Search this
Hirschl & Adler Modern  Search this
Subject:
Weeks, James 1922-  Search this
Physical description:
[15] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1988
Call number:
ND237.W385 A4 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_644240

James Weeks paintings 1950-1992 : November 8-December 17, 1994

Author:
Weeks, James 1922-  Search this
Bossart, Joan  Search this
Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Weeks, James 1922-  Search this
Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
[34] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 21 x 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
California
Date:
1994
[1994]
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND237.W385 A4 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_647395

James Weeks : [exhibition] 12 January-2 February, 1985, Hirschl & Adler Modern, New York

Author:
Weeks, James 1922-  Search this
Hirschl & Adler Modern  Search this
Subject:
Weeks, James 1922- Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
[24] p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1985
[1985]
Call number:
ND237.W385 A4 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_644277

Park Landsdape, (painting)

Painter:
Weeks, James 1922-1998  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Gallery of Art Fourth Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20565
Date:
1960
Topic:
Landscape--Park  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08261183
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_461233

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