Art Matters, Inc. records

Collection ID:
Art Matters, Inc.
Physical Description:
56.6 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The records of Art Matters, Inc., consist of grant correspondence, general correspondence, and the applications, both successful and unsuccessful,from individual artists (1985-96) for Art Matters funding. Applications include curriculum vitae, slides, and sound and video recordings documenting funded projects.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art Matters, Inc. was founded in 1985 to provide funding for artists working outside the mainstream and who had little access to traditional sources of funding.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1996 by Linda Earle, Acting President of Art Matters, Inc.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Conditions Governing Use
Authorization to quote or reproduce for purposes of publication requires written permission from Sacha Yanow, Art Matters, Inc. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Terms of Use
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.

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Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Artists -- Economic conditions Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts -- Scholarships, fellowships, etc Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art patronage Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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