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Creators:
Rosenthal, Nan
Dates:
circa 1940-2013
Size:
17.1 Gigabytes
26.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rosenan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of curator Nan Rosenthal measure 26.6 linear feet and 17.1 gigabytes and date from circa 1940-2013. There is a small amount of biographical material; correspondence, mostly letters from her first husband Otto Piene; project and research files encompassing her work as a curator and historian; as well as teaching files; and thousands of slides organized by subject. Among Rosenthal's research and project files are sound recordings and transcripts from dozens of interviews Rosenthal conducted with artists including Howard Hodgkin, Anselm Kiefer, friends and family of Yves Klein, Robert Rauschenberg and friends, George Rickey, Claus Oldenburg, and Sangbin Im. In addition to paper records, the collection also includes a large number of sound recordings, video recordings, and born digital material.

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Creators:
Longenecker, Martha
Lauria, Jo
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2008 July 29
Size:
4 Items (sound files (3 hr., 12 min.), digital, wav file)
52 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.longen08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Martha Longenecker conducted 2008 July 29, by Jo Lauria, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Longenecker's home and studio, in La Jolla, California.

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Creators:
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Dates:
1981 June 18- Nov. 20
Size:
6 Items (microcassettes and 9 sound cassettes;(partially transcribed and microfilmed on 3 partial reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sanfrmma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interviews of California photographers conducted by curator Louise Katzman or Irene Borger in connection with the 1984 exhibition and catalog "California Photography: 1945 to the Present," organized by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Interviewees include John Brumfield, David Fahey, Hal Fischer, Robbert Flick, Jack Fulton, John Gutmann, Mik...

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Creators:
Castleman, Riva
Dates:
1871
1930-2013
Size:
10.6 Linear feet
7.83 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.castriva
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of curator Riva Castleman measure 10.6 linear feet and 7.83 GB, and date from 1930-2013 with one printed item dating from 1871. The collection contains biographical material, correspondence including mail art, writing project files, notebooks, interviews, project files, printed material, photographic material, and artwork. The collection richly documents Castleman's writing and research process and contains dozens of manuscripts for books, catalogs, and essays, as well as related correspondence and research including audio interviews and sound recordings. Several of Castleman's books about contemporary printmaking, such as Prints of the 20th Century (1976) and American Impressions (1985), are extensively documented, as are many of the catalogs she produced to accompany Museum of Modern Art exhibitions, including Jasper Johns: A Print Retrospective (1987) and The Prints of Andy Warhol (1990). Some records are in born-digital form including correspondence, manuscript drafts, and audio conversations with Tatyana Grosman. Other interviews are on sound cassettes.

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Creators:
Woodhouse, Betty Burroughs, 1899-1988
McCoy, Garnett
Dates:
1977 May 24
Size:
1 Sound cassette
16 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.woodho79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Betty Burroughs Woodhouse conducted 1977 May 24, by Garnett McCoy, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Tagliapietra, Lino
Milosch, Jane
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2008 February 21-23
Size:
61 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.taglia08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Lino Tagliapietra conducted 2008 February 21-23, by Jane Milosch, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at at the Museum of Glass, in Tacoma, Washington, and at Tagliapietra's office, in Seattle, Washington.

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Creators:
Anderson, Guy, 1906-1998
Kingsbury, Martha, 1941-
Dates:
1983 February 1-8
Size:
5 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
86 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.anders83
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Guy Anderson conducted 1983 February 1-8, by Martha Kingsbury, for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project.

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Creators:
Dailey, Dan, 1947-
Oldknow, Tina
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2008 January 21
Size:
100 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.dailey08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dan Dailey conducted 2008 January 21, by Tina Oldknow, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Dailey's studio, in Kensington, New Hampshire.

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Curatorial Department
Dates:
1982-1994
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-102
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the exhibition Jacob Kainen that was held at the National Museum of American Art (NMAA) from September 10, 1993 to January 2, 1994. Virginia M. Mecklenburg, Chief Curator of the NMAA Curatorial Department, and Guest Curator Walter Hopps, who was Curator of The Menil Collection, Houston, Tex...

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Creators:
Turner, John F.
Dates:
circa 1928-2015
bulk 1978-1990
Size:
6.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.turnjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The John F. Turner collection of research material on visionary self-taught artist Howard Finster measures 6.9 linear feet and dates from circa 1928 to 2015, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1978 to 1990. John Turner is a California-based curator who compiled this collection in preparation for his book Howard Finster: Man of Visions (1989). Found within the collection are correspondence; numerous interviews with Finster and Finster family members, curators and historians, collectors, and artists; draft manuscripts and research notes; compiled research files on other topics; printed materials and commercial broadcast video recordings; and photographic material, including polaroids annotated by Finster. There is also one series of Howard Finster's papers that include writings by Finster, sound and video recordings of Finster exhibitions and talks by Finster related to those exhibitions, recordings of other speaking engagements, sermons, and other events, a scattering of personal business records that includes a ledger and price list of artwork, and artwork.

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