Foundation for Art Resources records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.founfor
Creators:
Foundation for Art Resources (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dates:
1979-1983
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Records from the files of managing director Dorit Cypis, including photographs, fliers and announcements, press releases, exhibition files, grants and budget, and other business records. Artists and art organizations represented in the collection include Glen Branca, John Baldessari, Morgan Fisher, Frank Gehry, Matt Mullican, Ned Sublette, the ThomasLewallen Gallery, and its predecessor, the Morgan Thomas Gallery, and others.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art center; Los Angeles, Calif. The Foundation (F.A.R.) is a public non-profit organization created in 1977 for the production and presentaion of new art and ideas in Los Angeles. Activities included film screenings, publications, exhibitions, performances, lectures, radioprograms, and public installations.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1994 by Dorit Cypis.

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

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts -- California -- Los Angeles Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art centers -- California -- Los Angeles Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Baldessari, John, 1931- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Branca, Glen Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fisher, Morgan Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gehry, Frank O., 1929- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mullican, Matt, 1951- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sublette, Ned Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cypis, Dorit, 1951- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
ThomasLewallen Gallery (Santa Monica, Calif.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Morgan Thomas Gallery (Santa Monica, Calif.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
https://www.aaa.si.edu/services/questions
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