Joe Shannon papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.shanjoe
Creators:
Shannon, Joe
Dates:
circa 1980-2005
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1.4 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letters, writings, exhibition and symposium files regarding the career of Joe Shannon as an exhibition designer, painter, and curator. Letters are from R. B. Kitaj, Sandra Fisher, Abram Lerner, Avigdor Arikha, Francisco Alvarado-Juárez, Isabel McIlvain, Raphael Soyer and others. Writings include drafts of published and unpublished articles, lectures, and reviews by Shannon. Exhibition files regard exhibitions curated by Shannon including "Edwin Dickinson: Selected Landscapes," "R. B. Kitaj," and "Representation Abroad." Also included is a file concerning the symposium "Aspects of Realism," sponored by La Napoule Art Foundation.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Exhibition designer, painter, curator; Washington, D.C.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated in 2007 by Joe Shannon.

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
Curators -- Washington (D.C.) Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Washington (D.C.) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fisher, Sandra Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arikha, Avigdor, 1929- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lerner, Abram Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kitaj, R. B. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Alvarado-Juárez, Francisco, 1950- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
McIlvain, Isabel Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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