Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.snydjoan
Creators:
Snyder, Joan, 1940-
Dates:
circa 1960-1990
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
3 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Printed material, photographs, correspondence, artists' files, artwork, and a diary entry documenting Joan Snyder's career as a painter and feminist artist.
Scope and Contents
A majority of the collection consists of press clippings, exhibition announcements, fliers, and brochures contained in eleven binders. Two additional binders contain slides of works of art by Snyder and one additional binder contains studio photographs and installation shots. Correspondence is personal and professional and is with artists and colleagues Ardele Lister, Richard Diebenkorn, Andrew and Marie Foley, Ruth Iskin, Hannah Hannah, Lucy Lippard, Ned Rifkin, Dore Ashton, and Miriam Schapiro among others. Artists' files include gallery, institutional and other organizational files with which Snyder was associated. Included are the Women's Caucus for Art, and the Douglass College/Rutgers Women Artists Series Files and others. Also included is one diary entry that serves as a sample of personal writing.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Joan Snyder (1940- ) is a painter and feminist artist in New York, New York.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2011 and 2014 by Joan Snyder.

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 -- Political aspects Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Feminism and art Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ashton, Dore Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Diebenkorn, Richard, 1922-1993 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Foley, Andrew Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Foley, Miriam Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hannah, Hannah Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iskin, Ruth Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lippard, Lucy R. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lister, Ardele Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rifkin, Ned Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schapiro, Miriam, 1923-2015 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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