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Creators:
Paik, Nam June, 1932-2006
Dates:
1832-2008
bulk 1960-2000
Size:
55 Linear feet
Collection ID:
SAAM.NJP.1
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

The archive is comprised of the papers of the artist (his writings, notes, scores, plans and designs, photographs and assorted print ephemera), his library (books, magazines, trade catalogs, etc.), as well as three dimensional artifacts from his studio (objects, toys, televisions, radios, the artist's desk, etc.) and over 200 videotapes (the artist's single-channel videotapes, installation videotapes, and videotape records of performances and interviews).

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Creators:
Wagstaff, Samuel J.
Dates:
circa 1932-1985
Size:
6.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wagssamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Samuel J. Wagstaff papers, circa 1932-1985 comprise 6.4 linear feet of correspondence, writings, miscellaneous records, printed material, and photographs documenting Wagstaff's professional and personal relationships with artists and photographers, his career as an art curator, and his position as an important collector of paintings and photographs. Correspondence with artists and others such as curators, arts organizations, galleries, and museums, reflects the diversity of contemporary American art and includes individuals associated with the abstract expressionist, Fluxus, pop, earth, conceptual, and minimalist art movements.

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Creators:
Roberts, Colette, 1910-
Dates:
1918-1971
Size:
10.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.robecoli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City and Paris art historian, educator, and gallerist Colette Roberts measure 10.2 linear feet and date from 1918 to 1971. Papers include correspondence, writings, teaching records, project proposals, gallery records from Grand Central Moderns Gallery, clippings, Roberts' printed articles, press releases, exhibition catalogs, posters, photographs, and a few works of art on paper. Also found are 124 interviews with contemporary artists conducted by Roberts.

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subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.lipplucy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series primarily documents Lippard's engagement with social and political issues and groups working for change through activism and art. While much of the content comprises printed material on issues such as artists rights, censorship, U. S. policy in Central America, conceptual art, public art, and reproductive rights, these files are intersp...

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subseries
Collection ID:
SAAM.NJP.1
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

This subseries consists announcements and programs for exhibitions, festivals, performances, public television programming, as well as institutional brochures, such as calendars or bulletins that include information about exhibitions or programs. The bulk of the items in this subseries reference exhibitions, performances, video works, installations...

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Creators:
Thread Waxing Space (Gallery)
Dates:
1980s-2001
bulk 1991-2001
Size:
36.7 Linear feet
3.86 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.threwaxs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the New York City gallery Thread Waxing Space measure 36.7 linear feet and 3.86 GB and date from 1980s-2001 (bulk 1991-2001). Exhibitions and events held at the gallery are documented through correspondence, artists' bios, printed and digital materials, shipping records, photographic materials, audiovisual materials, and other administrative records. Also found are a handful of artist research files, clippings, and press books.

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subseries
Collection ID:
SAAM.NJP.1
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

The subseries, General and Personal Correspondence, makes up the bulk of the Correspondence series. This subseries reflects Paik's associations with a wide international circle of artists, including many of those associated with Fluxus. Notable artist correspondents include Mary Bauermeister, John Cage, Karl Otto Götz, Dick Higgins, Ben Vautier, an...

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Level:
series
Size:
(Box 5; 4 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.robecoli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains Fluxus art stamps, a printed picture of Ray Johnson stamped "DOUGHNUT FESTIVAL," sketches of Aaron Copeland made by Jennett Lam, other unattributed sketches, and a pressed tin figure.

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Level:
file
Size:
2 Folders
Collection ID:
SAAM.NJP.1
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 481
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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