Ben Buchanan photographs of artists

Collection ID:
Buchanan, Ben
circa 1985-2015
Physical Description:
12 Items

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Nine black and white photographs of artists taken by Ben Buchanan at a party at Mr. Chow Restaurant, Manhattan, New York and at Area nightclub, Manhattan, New York, 1985, and three color photographs taken by Buchanan in 2015 of a model dressed in the guestbook from the party (a signed body leotard originally worn by performer Bernard Zette portraying The Human Guestbook during the event).

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Ben Buchanan is a photographer in New York, New York and London England. Buchanan was the staff photographer for Area and photographed many artists' events.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2016 by Ben Buchanan.

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Conditions Governing Use
The donor has retained all intelletual property rights, including copyright, that they may own.
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Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Basquiat, Jean-Michel, 1960-1988 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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