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Creators:
Society of Washington Artists (Washington, D.C.)
Artists Equity Association
Washington Arts Club
Dates:
1897-1967
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sociofwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Administrative files, correspondence, exhibition files, and financial records documenting the activities of the Society of Washington Artists. A small portion of the collection also contains files on the Washington Arts Club and printed material regarding the Artists Equity Association.

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Creators:
Artists Equity Association. D.C. Chapter
Dates:
1965-1997
Size:
7.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.artiequi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on artists of the Washington, D.C. chapter, ca. 1965-1997, containing photographs of the artists, and of art work, biographical information, correspondence, exhibition catalogs; national newsletters (Incomplete run); and printed material.

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Creators:
Frank, Barbara R., 1943-
Dates:
circa 1972-1992
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.franbarb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records of Barbara Frank's involvement with the 1972 Conference for Women in the Visual Arts, the Washington Women's Arts Center, and personal files including biographical material, correspondence, and printed material regarding Frank's career as an artist.

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Creators:
Jervis, Ida
Dates:
1951-1996
Size:
2.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jervida
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of photographer and puppeteer Ida Jervis measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1951 to 1996. Found are files concerning Washington D.C. area artists, collectors, exhibitions, festivals, institutions and museums.

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Creators:
Peiperl, Adam, 1935-
Dates:
1968-2007
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.peipadam
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, photographs, loan agreements, printed material, and miscellany relating to Adam Peiperl's career as a kinetic artist.

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Creators:
Lang, Kate, 1910-1996
Dates:
1921-1996
Size:
1.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.langkate
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of self-taught artist Kate Lang consist of a biographical sketch; letters, cards, and instructions from a patron for paintings; notes and other writings; lists of sales and other financial records; newspaper articles about Lang; exhibition announcements; printed source material for paintings; and photographs and snapshots of Lang as a young girl as well as color photographs and snapshots of her artwork. The collection measures 1.1 linear feet and dates from 1921 to 1996.

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Creators:
Museum of Temporary Art
Dates:
1974-1982
Size:
9.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.museofta
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Museum of Temporary Art records measure 9.6 linear feet and 39 digital images and date from circa 1974 to 1982. Included are administrative files; MOTA's archive of correspondence art; printed matrial including artists' books and other small-press art publications and publications of MOTA including catalogs, MOTA's newsletter "Art Ink," "MOTA" ...

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Creators:
Tacha, Athena, 1936-
Berman, Avis
United States. General Services Administration. Design Excellence and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
2009 December 4-6
Size:
5 Items (sound files (6 hr., 47 min.), digital, wma)
127 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.tacha09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Athena Tacha conducted 2009 December 4-6, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's U.S. General Services Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts oral history project, at Tacha's studio, in Washington, D.C.

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Creators:
Nancy Drysdale Gallery
Dates:
1971-1996
Size:
9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nancdryg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Nancy Drysdale Gallery measure 9.0 linear feet and span the years 1971 to 1996. The bulk of the collection comprises artist files that document the gallery's relations with 67 artists, many of whom were represented by the gallery.

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Creators:
Davis, Gene, 1920-1985
Dates:
1920-2000
bulk 1942-1990
Size:
17.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davigene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the artist Gene Davis measure 17.7 linear feet and date from 1920-2000, with the bulk of materials dating from 1942-1990. Papers document Davis's personal life and his career as an artist and educator, as well as his career as a journalist in the 1940s and 1950s, through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, business records, estate records, writings by and about Gene Davis, printed materials concerning Davis's art career, personal and art-related photographs, and artwork by Davis and others.

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