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Creators:
Baron, Herman, 1892-1961
Dates:
1937-1967
Size:
500 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.baroherm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief biographical account, 1967; an essay by Baron entitled, "American Art Under Attack", 1949; exhibition catalogs and publications relating to the ACA Galleries; photographs, undated and 1950-1960, of Baron and his family; and letters of condolence sent to Baron's wife, Ella, upon Baron's death, 1961.

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Creators:
ACA Galleries
Dates:
1917-1963
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.acagall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered records of the ACA (American Contemporary Art) Galleries date from 1917 through 1963 and include writings by founder Herman Baron, artists Philip Evergood and Anton Refregier, and art critic Elizabeth McCausland; printed materials; and photographs of Baron, ACA artists, art collectors, works of art, and exhibitions. Correspondence is with David Burliuk, Philip Evergood, William Gropper, Lewis Mumford, Moses Sawyer, Max Weber, and others. Also found is a small group of Herman Baron's personal papers.

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Creators:
Meredith Long Gallery
Dates:
1959-1979
Size:
290 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.merelong
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Clippings and exhibition announcements from Long's galleries, including Davis & Long Company, and Meredith Long Contemporary in New York City, and Meredith Long & Company, Houston.

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Creators:
Francis, Emily A., 1879-1966
Contemporary Arts (Gallery)
Collectors of American Art (Firm)
Dates:
1930-1964
Size:
5.8 Linear feet ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.franemil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Organizational records of Francis's gallery, Contemporary Arts, and related gallery, Collectors of American Art. Includes correspondence with artists, museums, galleries, members, and others, including Isabel Bishop, Roger Holt, Pietro Lazzari, Charles Logasa, and Grace Mayer; annual reports; minutes of meetings; financial records; an address book;...

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Creators:
Gordon, Joni, 1936-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
2002 July 8-Sept 23
Size:
4 Sound cassettes (Sound recording (120 min.), analog)
61 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.gordon02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Joni Gordon conducted 2002 July 8-Sept. 23, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, in Gordon's home, Los Angeles, Calif.

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Creators:
Contemporary Arts Center (New Orleans, La.)
Dates:
1976-1980
Size:
3 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.contacno
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibitions and special activities files pertaining to visual arts. [The Center's records relating to music, theatre etc. were not microfilmed].

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Creators:
Dorothy Weiss Gallery
Dates:
circa 1964-2001
bulk 1984-2000
Size:
18.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.doroweig
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Dorothy Weiss Gallery measure 18.7 linear feet and date from circa 1964 to 2001 (bulk 1984-2000). The collection documents the gallery's relationships with approximately three hundred artists, through artist files, exhibition files, and subject files, and is an excellent source of information on the work of contemporary ceramic and glass sculptors.

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Creators:
Pollock Galleries
Dates:
1958-1979
Size:
3.2 Linear feet ((on 6 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.pollgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on ca. 150 exhibitions held 1958-1979. Files contain correspondence, mainly with the directors William Jordan and Jerry Bywaters; bio. info on artists, photos, writings, price lists, bills, press releases, exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings and printed material.

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Creators:
Baxter Art Gallery
Dates:
1962-1997
Size:
17 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.baxtart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Baxter Art Gallery measure 17 linear feet and date from 1962 to 1997. The collection documents the activities of the gallery founded by Professor David Smith in 1971 on the campus of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California. Documentation includes administrative records, business correspondence, programs and events, exhibition files, and printed material, as well as three films by artist Lillian Schwartz shown at the gallery. The bulk of the collection (9.7 linear feet) consists of Exhibition Files, which document nearly every exhibition held at the gallery from 1971 to 1985. Of note are detailed records regarding "25 Years of Space Photography," the last exhibition held at Baxter Art Gallery in 1985 which toured internationally through 1997. Also included are records of the Pasadena Gallery of Contemporary Arts, which was founded by former director Jay Belloli after Baxter Art Gallery closed.

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Creators:
Fearing, Kelly
Dates:
1941-1983
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (ca. 140 items (on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.fearkell
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, books by Fearing, biographical material and loan agreements.

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