Query: Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Oral history interview with Katharine Kuh
Creators:
Kuh, Katharine
Berman, Avis
Mark Rothko and His Times Oral History Project
Dates:
1982 Mar. 18-1983 Mar. 24
Size:
313 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuh82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Katharine Kuh conducted 1982 Mar. 18-1983 Mar. 24, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Mark Rothko and His Times oral history project.

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in AAA.kuh82 for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Katharine Kuh papers
Creators:
Kuh, Katharine
Dates:
1875-1994
bulk 1930-1994
Size:
12 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, dealer, critic, and curator Katharine Kuh measure 12 linear feet and date from 1875-1994, with the bulk of the material dating from 1930-1994. The collection documents Kuh's career as a pioneer modernist art historian and as the first woman curator of European Art and Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with family, friends and colleagues; personal business records; artwork by various artists; a travel journal; writings by Kuh and others; scrapbooks; printed material; photographs of Kuh and others; and audio recordings of Kuh's lectures and of Daniel Catton Rich reading poetry.

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in AAA.kuhkath for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Exhibition Installations at Katharine Kuh Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
Level:
file
Dates:
1938-1940, undated
Size:
(see also Box 13)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.kuhkath for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Exhibition Installation at the Gallery of Art Interpretation, Art Institute of Chicago
Level:
file
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.kuhkath for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Exhibition Installation at the Gallery of Art Interpretation, Art Institute of Chicago
Level:
file
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.kuhkath for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Exhibition Installation at the Gallery of Art Interpretation, Art Institute of Chicago
Level:
file
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.kuhkath for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Avis Berman research material on Katharine Kuh
Creators:
Berman, Avis
Dates:
1939-2006
Size:
3.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bermavis3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Avis Berman research material on art dealer and curator Katharine Kuh measures 3.6 linear feet and dates from 1939 to 2006. The materials were compiled by art historian Avis Berman in preparing Katharine Kuh's memoir, which was published posthumously as My Love Affair with Modern Art: Behind the Scenes with a Legendary Curator. The collection includes Katharine Kuh's files; Kuh's drafts, manuscripts and interviews for her memoir; and Avis Berman's files relating to the book's publication, and memorabilia. Series 5 is regarding the reissue of The Artist's Voice: Talks with Seventeen Modern Artists by Katharine Kuh, published by De Capo Press. Included are drafts, correspondence, agreements and permissions, reviews, photographs of artwork, and administrative records.

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in AAA.bermavis3 for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Photographs
Level:
series
Dates:
1875-1993
Size:
(Boxes 10-13; 1.2 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.kuhkath for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Katharine Kuh Files
Level:
series
Dates:
1944-2003
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 1, 4)
Collection ID:
AAA.bermavis3
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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in AAA.bermavis3 for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
Scrapbooks
Level:
series
Dates:
1935-1953
Size:
(Box 7; 8 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.kuhkath for Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)
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