AC Project Room records

Collection ID:
A/C Project Room
Physical Description:
15 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The AC Project Room gallery records measure 15.0 linear feet and date from 1991-2001. The collection documents the gallery's exhibitions and founder Paul Bloodgood's efforts to promote the work of artists such as Doug Aitken, Michel Auder, Paul Bloodgood himself, Robert Breer, Anne Chu, Aki Fujiyoshi, Isa Genzken, Joseph Grigely, Paula Hayes, Kim Jones, Byron Kim, Christina Mackie, Josiah McElheny, Arpiani Paglianini, Kathleen Schimert, Jane and Louise Wilson, among others. Included are exhibition files, artists files, guest books, press files, photographs, files on art fairs, financial records, and miscellany.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
AC Project Room was a commercial gallery that operated in New York City from 1991 to 2001. It was founded by artist Paul Bloodgood (1960-2018) in a spare room at Art Cart, an art moving company, hence the name AC Project Room.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated in 2019 by Kelly E. Adams, widow of Paul Bloodgood.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001