Query: Art, American -- 20th century
Martin Diamond papers
Creators:
Diamond, Martin
Dates:
1928-2013
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.diammart2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art dealer, writer and teacher Martin Diamond measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1928 to 2013. The materials involve to a limited degree Diamond's wife, Harriette Diamond, co-owner and co-operator of Martin Diamond Fine Arts, Inc. Their gallery work and relationships with artists they represented are documented by writings, subject and artist files, and photographic materials. Subject files concern American abstract art, particularly the 20th century Transcendental abstract painters, and include printed materials, correspondence and photographic materials. Artists' files include similar materials and some writings by artists. Photographic materials are of artworks and exhibition installations.

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Oral history interview with Leon Golub
Creators:
Golub, Leon, 1922-2004
Hooton, Bruce Duff, 1928-
Dates:
1965
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 7 in.)
9 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.golub65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Leon Golub conducted by Bruce Hooton in 1965 for the Archives of American Art.

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Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon Exhibition Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Walker Art Center
Dates:
1994-04-01 - 1994-06-01
Size:
1 Linear foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-035
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring the representation of Malcolm X in American visual culture. The show was organized by the Walker Art Center and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum from April 1 --June 1, 1994. Kellie Jones served as the curator. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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Paul Sample papers
Creators:
Sample, Paul, 1896-1974
Dates:
1890-1974
Size:
2.8 Linear feet ((partially filmed on 4 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.samppaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence biographical materials, photographs, sketchbooks, printed materials, exhibition materials, watercolors, price lists, inventories, and writings.

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Oral history interview with Ira Spanierman
Creators:
Spanierman, Ira
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
Dates:
2007 June 6-12
Size:
63 Pages (Trancript)
Collection ID:
AAA.spanie07
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ira Spanierman conducted June 6-12, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, in the Spanierman Gallery, New York, New York. Spanierman speaks of growing up and living in New York City his whole life; the influence of working in his father's antique store; studying English at …

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Oral history interview with Gerald Nordland
Creators:
Nordland, Gerald
Larsen, Susan C.
Dates:
2004 May 25-26
Size:
117 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.nordla04
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Gerald Nordland conducted 2004 May 25-26, by Susan C. Larsen, for the Archives of American Art, in Chicago, Ill.

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Owen Gallery records
Creators:
Owen Gallery
Dates:
1929-2010
bulk 1980-2010
Size:
9.4 Linear feet
0.093 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.owengall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Owen Gallery measure 9.4 linear feet and 0.093 GB and date from 1929-2010, bulk 1980-2010. The gallery, which operated from 1986 to 2009 in New York, specialized in late nineteenth and early twentieth century American art with an emphasis on The Eight, Ashcan, and early American modernism. Michael Owen and James Yost owned and directed the gallery. Found within the records are exhibition files; inventory and sales records; printed and digital material; and records regarding painter Yasuo Kuniyoshi. Material dating from before 1986 when the gallery was established is research related to an artwork's provenance.

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Paul Damaz papers
Creators:
Damaz, Paul F., 1917-
Dates:
1954-1964
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.damapaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, negatives, proofsheets, and printed material compiled in preparation for Damaz's books: Art in European Architecture (New York: Reinhold Pub. Corp, 1956), and Art in Latin American Architecture (New York: Reinhold Pub. Corp, 1963).

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Phyllis Freeman research material on artists' manifestos
Creators:
Freeman, Phyllis
Dates:
1966-1997
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.freephyl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research materials assembled by Phyllis Freeman, on the subject of 20th century artists' manifestos. Files include research correspondence, mss. drafts of the monograph (never published), "Manifestos in the Visual Arts: Programs and Movements Since 1900," and eight feet of subject files, covering movements and groups such as Abstract Expressionism, American Abstract Artists …

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José Guerrero papers
Creators:
Guerrero, José, 1914-
Dates:
1913-1982
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.guerjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, photographs, scrapbooks, and business records.

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