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Coalition of Women's Art Organization papers

Creator:
Coalition of Women's Art Organizations  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1977-1982
Scope and Contents:
Subject files concerning the interests and activities of the Coalition of Women's Art Organizations. Files include correspondence; members' resumes; address lists; business records; statistical reports; drafts for lectures; minutes from meetings; 3 untranscribed cassette tape recordings of meetings; and printed material including clippings, newsletters, press releases, programs, and brochures.
Biographical / Historical:
Women's art organization; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1982 by Gertrude Barnstone, president of the Coalition of Women's Art Organizations, 1982.
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.
Topic:
Women artists -- United States  Search this
Art -- Societies, etc. -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.coalof
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-coalof

Hugh Samson letters relating to Augusta Savage, 1989

Creator:
Samson, Hugh  Search this
Subject:
Savage, Augusta  Search this
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Sculpture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6650
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215965
AAA_collcode_samshugh
Theme:
African American
Lives of American Artists
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215965

Adrian Piper papers, 1966-1990

Creator:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Alloway, Lawrence  Search this
Buchanan, Nancy  Search this
LeWitt, Sol  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Mayer, Rosemary  Search this
Topic:
Art and race  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10815
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214551
AAA_collcode_pipeadri
Theme:
Women
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214551

Sonia Gechtoff papers, 1950-1980

Creator:
Gechtoff, Sonia, 1926-  Search this
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8199
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210370
AAA_collcode_gechsoni
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210370
Online Media:

Adrian Piper papers

Creator:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Names:
Alloway, Lawrence, 1926-1990  Search this
Buchanan, Nancy, 1946-  Search this
LeWitt, Sol, 1928-2007  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Mayer, Rosemary  Search this
Extent:
10 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1966-1990
Scope and Contents:
Papers related to Piper's dual careers as conceptual artist and philosophy instructor. Personal letters and financial material are also included.
Papers related to Piper's art career include correspondence, 1968-1988, with editors, curators, critics and others regarding museum and gallery exhibitions, lectures, and panel discussions, and publications by and about Piper, mainly concerned with race and gender in art. Correspondents include Lawrence Alloway, Nancy Buchanan, Nina Felshin, Hans Haacke, Donald Kuspit, Sol Lewitt, Lucy Lippard, Rosemary Mayer, William Olander (The New York Museum), Philip Redican, Sam Samore, Terry Wolferton, and others. Subject files on the American Association of Museums, the National Endowment for the Arts panels and the New York State Council on the arts, and printed material including exhibition announcements and clippings are also included.
Philosophy career related papers include correspondence, 1974-1987, kept while teaching at the University of Michigan, Stanford University, and Georgetown University; and graduate school class notes, many with sketches. Personal papers include letters, 1965-1990, from friends and family; and financial material such as tax returns and household expenses.
Arrangement:
I. Materials regarding Piper's art career, 1968-1988, boxes 1 to 3. II. materials regarding Pipers philosophy career, 1979-1987, boxes 4 to 7. III. personal papers, 1965-1990, boxes 8 to 10.
Biographical / Historical:
Conceptual artist, philosophy professor; b. 1948.
Provenance:
Donated 1990 by Adrian Piper.
Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED; written permission required. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Conceptual artists  Search this
Educators  Search this
Topic:
Art and race  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.pipeadri
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-pipeadri

Dee Shapiro research material relating to women artists, 1975-1976

Creator:
Shapiro, Dee, 1936-0  Search this
Subject:
Kozloff, Joyce  Search this
Spero, Nancy  Search this
Stevens, May  Search this
Sleigh, Sylvia  Search this
Castanis, Muriel  Search this
Golden, Eunice  Search this
Soho Center for Visual Artists  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16191
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)367463
AAA_collcode_shapdee
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_367463

Renee V. Cox papers, 1966-2016

Creator:
Cox, Renee., 1960-  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17631
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)397952
AAA_collcode_coxrenee
Theme:
African American
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_397952

Senga Nengudi Topologien = Topologies herausgegeben von Stefanie Weber, Matthias Mühling

Title:
Topologien
Topologies
Author:
Nengudi, Senga 1943- Works Selections  Search this
Editor:
Weber, Stefanie  Search this
Mühling, Matthias  Search this
Host institution:
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus München  Search this
Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand  Search this
Subject:
Nengudi, Senga 1943-  Search this
Physical description:
336 pages illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, portraits 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
United States
Date:
2019
Topic:
African American women artists  Search this
Performance artists  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Performance art  Search this
Installations (Art)  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.N43 W37 2019
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1107807

Julie Mehretu edited by Christine Y. Kim and Rujeko Hockley

Artist:
Mehretu, Julie 1970-  Search this
Organizer:
Kim, Christine Y  Search this
Hockley, Rujeko  Search this
Contributor:
Campbell, Andrianna  Search this
Moten, Fred  Search this
Edwards, Adrienne (Art critic)  Search this
Jones, Leslie 1966-  Search this
Woubshet, Dagmawi  Search this
Hale, Mathew  Search this
Golden, Thelma  Search this
Host institution:
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Los Angeles County Museum of Art  Search this
High Museum of Art  Search this
Walker Art Center  Search this
Publisher:
Prestel Verlag  Search this
Physical description:
299 pages chiefly illustrations (some color) 28 x 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Essays
Exhibition catalogs
Illustrated works
Place:
Ethiopia
Date:
2019
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Painting, Abstract  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Themes, motives  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1108945

Hilma af Klint : paintings for the future / Tracey Bashkoff

Title:
Paintings for the future
Artist:
Klint, Hilma af 1862-1944  Search this
Author:
Bashkoff, Tracey R.  Search this
Contributor:
Molesworth, Helen  Search this
Voss, Julia 1974-  Search this
Kollnitz, Andrea 1970-  Search this
Greene, Vivien  Search this
Horowitz, David Max  Search this
Fer, Briony  Search this
Bauduin, Tessel M.  Search this
Birnbaum, Daniel 1963-  Search this
Host institution:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Subject:
Klint, Hilma af 1862-1944  Search this
Klint, Hilma af 1862-1944 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Klint, Hilma af 1862-1944 Themes, motives  Search this
Klint, Hilma af 1862-1944 Paintings Selections 2018  Search this
Physical description:
243 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), photographs ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Sweden
Date:
2018
19th century
20th century
Topic:
Painting, Swedish  Search this
Painting, Abstract  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Mysticism and art  Search this
Spirituality in art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1105003

Nanette Carter papers

Creator:
Carter, Nanette, 1954-  Search this
Extent:
4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
1954-2009
Scope and Contents:
This papers of African American abstract artist and educator, Nanette Carter, measures 4.0 linear feet and dates from 1954-2009. The collection documents Carter's childhood, sales of works of art, and her teaching, writings and exhibitions. Included are biographical material; professional correspondence related to her exhibitions; writings, including datebooks, notebooks and an unpublished manuscript "The Book," with 5 audio cassettes regarding research for the manuscript; teaching files from Pratt University where Carter taught; printed material regarding her exhibitions.
Biographical / Historical:
Nanette Carter (1954- ) is an African American abstract artist and educator in New York, New York.
Provenance:
The collection was donated in 2019 by Nanette Carter as part of the Archives' African American Collecting Initiative funded by the Henry Luce Foundation.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of audio visual recordings with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Educators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.cartnane
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cartnane

Renee V. Cox papers

Creator:
Cox, Renee., 1960-  Search this
Extent:
6.7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1966-2016
Scope and Contents:
The papers of photographer Renee V. Cox measure 6.7 linear feet and date from 1966-2016. Included are museum and gallery studio administrative files; diaries; calendars; sketchbooks; photobooks by Cox; printed material lincluding magazines featuring Cox's photography, newspaper and magazine clippings, exhibition catalogs and invitations.
Biographical / Historical:
Renee V. Cox (1956- ) is a photographer in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
The papers were donated in 2019 by Renee V. Cox as part of the Archives' African American Collecting Initiative funded by the Henry Luce Foundation.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.coxrenee
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-coxrenee

Sonia Gechtoff papers

Creator:
Gechtoff, Sonia, 1926-2018  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1950-1980
Summary:
The papers of abstract expressionist painter Sonia Gechtoff measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1950 to 1980. The scattered papers include artwork, biograhpical material, correspondence, personal business records, photographs, printed material, and writings by Gechtoff.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of abstract expressionist painter Sonia Gechtoff measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1950 to 1980. The scattered papers include artwork, biograhpical material, correspondence, personal business records, photographs, printed material, and writings by Gechtoff.
Arrangement:
Due to the small size of this collection the papers are arranged as one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Sonia Gechtoff (1926-2018) was a painter and printmaker active in San Francisco, California and New York City, New York.

Gechtoff was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and raised in San Francisco, California. Her parents, Ethel (Etya) and Leonid Gechtoff, were active in the art industry--her mother ran art galleries and her father was a successful painter. Gechtoff studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Soon after graduation, she moved to San Francisco where she became acquainted Beat culture and further studied at the San Francisco Art Institute. Her style moved toward abstract expressionism. Her works were included at the Guggenheim Museum's Younger American Painters in 1954.

Sonia Gechtoff married Jim Kelly, another artist, and together they moved to New York City, New York in the late 1950s. She continued to paint and was very involved in the art world of New York. Additionally, Gechtoff taught later in her career.

With Kelly, Sonia Gechtoff had two children, Susannah and Miles. She died in 2018 in New York City, New York.
Provenance:
Sonia Gechtoff donated her papers in 1980.
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.
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
Occupation:
Painters -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Citation:
Sonia Gechtoff papers, 1950-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.gechsoni
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Sonia Gechtoff papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gechsoni

Chakaia Booker papers

Creator:
Booker, Chakaia, 1953-  Search this
Extent:
2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1998-2013
Scope and Contents:
The papers of sculptor Chakaia Booker measure 2.0 linear feet and date from circa 1998-2013. Included are printed material relating to Booker's work consisting of exhibition catalogs, invitations, flyers, posters, brochures, magazines and newspapers.
Biographical / Historical:
Chakaia Booker (1953- ) is a sculptor in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 2018 by Chakaia Booker.
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.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.bookchak
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bookchak

Dee Shapiro research material relating to women artists

Creator:
Shapiro, Dee, 1936-  Search this
Names:
Soho Center for Visual Artists  Search this
Castanis, Muriel, 1926-2006  Search this
Golden, Eunice  Search this
Kozloff, Joyce  Search this
Sleigh, Sylvia  Search this
Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009  Search this
Stevens, May  Search this
Extent:
7 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1975-1976
Scope and Contents:
Audio recordings containing six interviews on cassettes and CDs conducted by Dee Shapiro with artists Joyce Kozloff, May Stevens, Sylvia Sleigh, Muriel Castanis, Nancy Spero and Eunice Golden. Also included is a panel discussion at the Soho Center for Visual Arts by Amy Goldin. Intrerviews are untranscribed on audio cassette (3) and CDs (7).
Biographical / Historical:
Dee Shapiro (1936- ) is an artist in Great Neck, N.Y. Shapiro was a member of a women's cooperative gallery in New York when she conducted the interviews for personal interest in the lives of women artists.
Provenance:
Donated 2014 by Dee Shapiro.
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.
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.shapdee
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-shapdee

Anne Eisner Putnam papers, 1936-1968

Creator:
Putnam, Anne Eisner, 1911-1967  Search this
Subject:
Putnam, Patrick Tracy Lowell  Search this
Topic:
Women painters  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8859
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211044
AAA_collcode_putnanne
Theme:
Women
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211044

Anne Eisner Putnam papers

Creator:
Putnam, Anne Eisner  Search this
Names:
Putnam, Patrick Tracy Lowell, 1903 or 4-1953  Search this
Extent:
40 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
Africa, Central -- Description and Travel
Date:
1936-1968
Summary:
The scattered papers of painter Anne Eisner Putnam consist of 40 items and date from 1936 to 1968. Found is an application for Who's Who of American Women, and two letters concerning her book and artwork. Printed material includes clippings (1936-1965) about exhibitions of her artwork in New York, her experiences in Africa, press releases, and her obituary. Photographs are of Putnam's paintings; of Putnam at "Camp Putnam" in the Ituri Rainforest in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of the Congo) with members of one of the Congo Pygmy tribes; a snapshot of Putnam; and a portrait of Patrick Tracy Lowell Putnam.
Scope and Contents:
The scattered papers of painter Anne Eisner Putnam consist of 40 items and date from 1936 to 1968. Found is an application for Who's Who of American Women, and two letters concerning her book and artwork. Printed material includes clippings (1936-1965) about exhibitions of her artwork in New York, her experiences in Africa, press releases, and her obituary. Photographs are of Eisners' paintings; of Putnam at "Camp Putnam" in the Ituri Rainforest in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of the Congo) with members of one of the Congo Pygmy tribes; a snapshot of Putnam; and a portrait of Patrick Tracy Lowell Putnam.
Arrangement:
Due to the small size of this collection the papers are arranged as one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Anne Eisner Putnam (1911-1967) was an abstract painter, a landscape painter, a watercolorist, a printer, and a writer. Additionally, she and her husband were collectors of African art.

Putnam attended the Art Students League and was the secretary for the Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors. She married anthropologist Patrick Tracy Lowell Putnam and together they moved to Africa. From 1945 to 1953, Putnam lived in a Pygmy village in the Belgian Congo (now Democratic Republic of the Congo) in the Ituri Rainforest, and devoted her painting and writing talents to portraying the life of the Congo Pygmies and African flora and fauna. Her collection of African art was exhibited in 1967 at the Museum of Natural History, New York.
Separated Materials:
The Archives of American Art also holds microfilm of material lent for microfilming on reel N70-10 including correspondence, clippings, photographs and sketchbooks primarily relating to her life in the Belgian Congo among Pygmies with her husband, anthropologist Patrick Tracy Lowell Putnam. Loaned materials were returned to the donor and are not described in the collection container inventory.
Provenance:
William J. Eisner, the father of Anne Eisner, donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in 1970.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
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 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:
Painters -- Congo (Democratic Republic)  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Women painters  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.putnanne
See more items in:
Anne Eisner Putnam papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-putnanne

María Luisa Pacheco papers

Creator:
Pacheco, María Luisa, 1918-1982  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1951-circa 1979
Summary:
The papers of painter María Luisa Pacheco measure 0.5 linear feet and date from 1951 to circa 1979. The collection is comprised of exhibition announcements and catalogs; greeting cards including one card designed by Pacheco; newsletters; photographs and transparencies of Pacheco, an exhibition catalog, and works of art; and Pacheco's student card from La Escuela Central de Bellas Artes de San Fernando de Madrid.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of painter María Luisa Pacheco measure 0.5 linear feet and date from 1951 to circa 1979. The collection is comprised of exhibition announcements and catalogs; greeting cards including one card designed by Pacheco; newsletters; photographs and transparencies of Pacheco, an exhibition catalog, and works of art; and Pacheco's student card from La Escuela Central de Bellas Artes de San Fernando de Madrid.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as one series.

Series 1: María Luisa Pacheco papers, 1951-circa 1979 (Box 1, OV 2; 0.5 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
María Luisa Pacheco (1918-1982) was a painter in New York, N.Y. She was born in La Paz, Bolivia and studied at the Academia de Bellas Artes in La Paz where she later taught. She also studied with Velasquez Diaz. In La Paz she worked as an illustrator and editor for the newspaper La Razón. In 1951 Pacheco was allowed to attend La Escuela Central de Bellas Artes de San Fernando in Madrid, Spain as a graduate student and instructor. She moved to New York in 1956 as a Guggenheim Fellowship Award recipient. She also worked as a textile designer and as an illustrator at Life magazine.

Pacheco painted archaeological and mountain shapes translating them into semi-abstract forms. Her preferred media was wood, sand, acrylic, oil, and collage. She has been called a pioneer in the development of Bolivian contemporary art. Pacheco lived in New York until her death in 1982.
Provenance:
The papers were donated in 1982 by Maria Eugenia Ascarrunz, daughter of María Luisa Pacheco.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Painters  Search this
Hispanic American women artists  Search this
Topic:
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
María Luisa Pacheco papers, 1951-circa 1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.pachmari
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María Luisa Pacheco papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-pachmari

Oral history interview with Ramona Solberg, 2001 March 23

Interviewee:
Solberg, Ramona L., 1921-2005  Search this
Interviewer:
Halper, Vicki  Search this
Subject:
Day, Russell  Search this
Hall, Laurie  Search this
Harrington, LaMar  Search this
Ho, Ron  Search this
Hu, Mary Lee  Search this
Larsen, Jack Lenor  Search this
Lipofsky, Marvin  Search this
Maloof, Frieda  Search this
Maloof, Sam  Search this
Marshall, John  Search this
Pence, Coralyn  Search this
Penington, Ruth  Search this
Slemmons, Kiff  Search this
Tompkins, Don  Search this
Woell, J. Fred  Search this
Worden, Nancy  Search this
Central Washington State College  Search this
Edison Vocational School  Search this
Bellevue Art Museum (Wash.)  Search this
American Craft Council  Search this
University of Washington  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Technique  Search this
Jewelers -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12835
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)226997
AAA_collcode_solber01
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_226997
Online Media:

Ilene Segalove papers

Creator:
Segalove, Ilene, 1950-  Search this
Names:
University of California, Santa Barbara  Search this
Darling, Lowell  Search this
Extent:
4.4 Linear feet
6.06 Gigabytes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Gigabytes
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Date:
1964-2017
Summary:
The papers of feminist, conceptual, video, and performance artist Ilene Segalove measure 4.4 linear feet and 6.06 gigabytes and date from 1964 to 2017. The collection contains a small amount of biographical material including resumes, certificates, and address lists; correspondence with family and friends; writings; and teaching files from the University of California, Santa Barbara. The bulk of the collection consists of project and exhibition files for both solo works and works in collaboration with Lowell Darling, and printed material. Also included are photographic materials such as snapshots of exhibition openings and slides of artwork; and artwork, primarily artist notebooks and video art.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of feminist, conceptual, video, and performance artist Ilene Segalove measure 4.4 linear feet and 6.06 gigabytes, and date from 1964 to 2017. The collection contains a small amount of biographical material including resumes, certificates, and address lists; correspondence with family and friends; writings; and teaching files from the University of California, Santa Barbara. The bulk of the collection consists of project and exhibition files for both solo works and works in collaboration with Lowell Darling, and printed material. Also included are photographic materials such as snapshots of exhibition openings and slides of artwork; and artwork, primarily artist notebooks and video art.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as eight series.

Series 1: Biographical Material, circa 1977-1987, 2014 (Box 1, Box 6; 5 folders)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1975-2005 (Box 1; 1 folder)

Series 3: Writings, 1970s-1980s (Box 1; 0.1 linear feet)

Series 4: Teaching Files, 2012-2013 (Box 1; 2 folders)

Series 5: Project and Exhibition Files, 1971-1991, 2004-2013 (Boxes 1-2, Box 6, OV 7; 1.3 linear feet; 2.50 GB; ER01)

Series 6: Printed Material, 1972-2017 (Boxes 2-4, Box 6; 1.9 linear feet)

Series 7: Photographic Material, 1964, circa 1970s-1990s (Box 4, Box 6; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 8: Artwork, 1974-2013 (Boxes 4-5, Box 6, Box 8; 0.5 linear feet; 3.56 GB, ER02-ER04)
Biographical / Historical:
Ilene Segalove (1950-) is a feminist, conceptual, video, and performance artist in Santa Barbara, California. She studied fine arts at the University of California, Santa Barbara and communication arts at Loyola Marymount University. In much of her work, Segalove examines "familiar things," making quasi-documentaries about her experiences and her family. She has been featured in several exhibitions, particularly in California and New York, and her works are included in collections of institutions such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Jewish Museum, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston.
Provenance:
The Ilene Segalove papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Ilene Segalove in 2018 and 2019.
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.

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Rights:
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Occupation:
Conceptual artists -- California  Search this
Video artists -- California  Search this
Performance artists -- California  Search this
Topic:
Feminists -- California  Search this
Women performance artists  Search this
Women artists -- California  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Citation:
Ilene Segalove papers, 1964-2017. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.segailen
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Ilene Segalove papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-segailen
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