Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery records

Collection ID:
Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery
Physical Description:
7.6 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, financial records, artists' files, twelve gallery artists' publicity notebooks, slides, printed material, and guest books from the Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery and its various iterations.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery (established 1980; closed 1993) was a commercial gallery in Los Angeles, California that displayed conceptual and post-conceptual art. The gallery operated under various names including Jancar/Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, 1980-1982, Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, 1982-1985, the Kuhlenschmidt/Simon Gallery, 1986-1988, and Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery 1989-1993.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2001 and 2014 by Richard Kuhlenschmidt.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Conceptual art -- California Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artists -- California -- Los Angeles Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- California -- Los Angeles Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kuhlenschmidt, Richard Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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