Query: Kinetic artists -- Washington (D.C.)
Adam Peiperl papers
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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Len Lye papers
Creators:
Lye, Len, 1901-1980
Dates:
1966
Size:
41 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lyelenpa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Lye's typed description of his kinetic work "Sun, Land, and Sea."

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NCFA records relating to Synchroma machine
Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)
Dates:
1969-1972
Size:
21 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.naticoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records relating to a possible demonstration and exhibition of a Synchroma machine at the National Collection of Fine Arts. Correspondence is between Adelyn Breeskin and Jan Mulhert of the museum's 20th century department and inventors Stanley Elliott and Honore Guilbeau. Photographs, descriptive statements, and clippings are also included.

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Dane Chanase papers
Creators:
Chanase, Dane, 1894-1975
Dates:
circa 1916-1976
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chandane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Dane Chanase papers measure 2.4 linear feet and date from circa 1916-1976. The papers document Chanase's career as a Works Progress Administration (WPA) muralist in New York through biographical material; correspondence; writings including a travel diary to Palestine and extensive notes on art, color and expressionism as well as notes on topics of personal interest; and subject files on art related theories and concepts as well as research pertaining to mural locations. Also found are subject files on Sheva Ausubel who was an American painter, textile artist and Chanase's wife; printed materials which include reference clippings, information on other artists and document a number of Chanase's interests in science and society; transparencies of paintings by the artist and photographs of other artist's murals as well as topics of interest such as early computers and industrial labor. Also included are large preperatory drawings for a WPA mural in Columbus High School, Washington D.C. as well as other pencil, pen and watercolor sketches.

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Phyllis Mark papers
Creators:
Mark, Phyllis, 1921-2004
Dates:
circa 1939-1978
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.markphyl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor Phyllis Mark measure 1.0 linear feet and date from circa 1939 to 1978. Found are artworks, biographical materials, correspondence including with Fritz Glarner, notes, personal business records, and photographs of Mark and others and of works of art.

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Parish Gallery records
Creators:
Parish Gallery
Dates:
1940-2013
bulk 1991-2013
Size:
6.4 Linear feet
11.73 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.parigall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Parish Gallery, located in Washington, D.C., measure 6.4 linear feet and 11.73 gigabytes and date from 1940 to 2013, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1991 to 2013. This collection consists primarily of exhibition files, but also includes administrative files, as well as some biographical material related to Norman Parish's career before opening the gallery.

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Francis M. Celentano papers
Creators:
Celentano, Francis, 1928-2016
Dates:
circa 1939-2020
bulk 1950-2016
Size:
2.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.celefran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Francis M. Celentano papers measure 2.7 linear feet and date from circa 1939-2020, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1950-2016. The collection documents Celentano's career as an Op painter and sculptor, as well as his time as a student at New York University and as a Fulbright scholar in Rome. Included is biographical material; correspondence; writings; and project files detailing several exhibitions and works of art that Celentano worked on and participated in throughout his career. Also found are printed materials that showcase numerous exhibitions Celentano was in; photographs and transparencies of the artists and his work; and pencil and digital sketches.

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Argus Gallery records
Creators:
Argus Gallery (Madison, N.J.)
Dates:
1927-1990
bulk 1960-1974
Size:
8.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.argugall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Argus Gallery records measure 8.6 linear feet and date from 1927 to 1990, with the bulk of the records dating from 1960 to 1974. The collection sheds light on the gallery's operations through administrative files, artist files, exhibition files, printed material, and photographs.

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Washington Gallery of Modern Art records
Creators:
Washington Gallery of Modern Art (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1959-1992
Size:
15.7 Linear feet
0.523 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.washgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Washington Gallery of Modern Art measure 15.7 linear feet and 0.523 GB and date from 1959 to 1992. The records document the history of the gallery through Board of Directors meeting minutes, various committee meetings minutes and agendas, bylaws, and other trustee records; correspondence and other materials associated with each of the four gallery directors over the course of the gallery's existence; general correspondence; exhibition files, proposed exhibitions, collection files, and other curatorial and registrar records; financial records; development and membership records; tour guide information, gift shop finances and orders, and other museum services; and clippings, catalogs, and other printed and digital material.

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L. Brent Kington papers
Creators:
Kington, L. Brent (Louis Brent), 1934-2013
Dates:
1944-2012
Size:
9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kinglbre
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of influential blacksmith, sculptor, metalsmith and educator, L. Brent Kington, measure 9 linear feet and date from 1944 to 2012. The collection provides a valuable overview of Kington's career through correspondence relating primarily to exhibitions, subject files, drawings, photographs of Kington and his artwork, printed matter and audiovisual material. An additional 5.2 linear feet of papers was accessioned from 2007 to 2012 and remains unprocessed.

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