Julian Stanczak papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.stanjuli
Creators:
Stanczak, Julian, 1928-
Dates:
1938-2002
Languages:
Multiple languages
Some of the clippings are in Polish.
Physical Description:
500 Items
(partially filmed on 1 reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, printed material, photographs, writings, videos, and interview transcripts regarding Julian Stanczak. Three scrapbooks containing correspondence, clippings, certificates and awards, photographs, and publications. Also included is Stanczak's thesis presented at Yale University, 1956, "Spatial Relationships on the Two Dimensional Surface." VHS videos include an interview with Stanczak, "Julian Stanczak and Op Art: The Perspective Eye," conducted by Neil Rector, 2001; "Symphony in Color," Stanczak's 50 year retrospective exhibition installation filmed at the Cleveland Institute of Art, 2002; and a four-part video series regarding "Communicating in a Different Way," a series of interviews with Stanczak conducted by Neil Rector, 2000. Also included are transcripts of the interviews.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, printmaker, educator; Seven Hills, Ohio.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 871 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
scrapbooks: Originals returned to the lender, Julian Stanczak, after microfilming, 1974.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1974 by Julian Stanczak. Videos and transcripts, donated by Stanczak in 2007.

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

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Optical art Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Illustrators -- Ohio -- Seven Hills Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Ohio -- Seven Hills Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rector, Neil K. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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