Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.mariotom
Creators:
Marioni, Tom, 1937-
Dates:
1975-2018
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
6 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The papers of conceptual and performance artist Tom Marioni measure 6.0 linear feet and date from 1975-2018. A majority of the collection consists of photographs of weekly performances of The Act of Drinking Beer with Friends is the Highest Form of Art. Also included are visitor books from performances, printed material, and a set of three vinyl records entitled "Vision #4: Word of Mouth," with Marioni featured along with five other artists.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Tom Marioni (1937- ) is a conceptual and performance artist in San Francisco, California.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2018 by Tom Marioni.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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.

Keywords
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Conceptual artists -- California -- San Francisco Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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