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Creators:
Los Angeles Art Association
Dates:
1922-1990
Size:
12.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.losangea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Los Angeles Art Association records measure 12.6 linear feet and date from 1922-1990. Almost a third of the collection consists of artists' files containing a wide variety of materials documenting the association's relationship with numerous California and international artists. Also found are ten scrapbooks documenting exhibitions and events over the course of 50 years, administrative files, correspondence, subject files, exhibition files, financial and legal records, printed material, and photographic material depicting artists, events, and artwork. Scattered files of Executive Director Helen Wurdemann's are also found throughout the collection.

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Creators:
Akers, Adela, 1933-
Dates:
1960-2009
Size:
2.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.akeradel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of fiber artist and educator Adela Akers measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1960 to 2009. Her career as an artist and her tenure at the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, are documented through scattered biographical material; correspondence; subject files on galleries, projects, weaving technique, research, workshops, and fiber arts organizations; writings; exhibition announcements, clippings, and other printed material; photographs; and artwork, including one sketchbook.

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Creators:
Stackpole, Peter, 1913-
Dates:
1934
Size:
7 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 15 x 10 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.stacpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs donated and annotated by Shirley Triest, and taken by Peter Stackpole of artists working on the Coit Tower, San Francisco, 1934, for the Public Works of Art Project. Pictured are George Harris, John Howard, Lucien Labaudt, Fred Olmstead, Ralph Stackpole, and Bernard Zakheim, and assistants Julia Rogers and Shirley Staschen Triest.

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Creators:
Cutler-Shaw, Joyce, 1932-
Dates:
1974-1977
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cutljoyc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A notebook of printed copies of letters, photographs and newsletters, relating to Shaw's attempt to erect a "We the People: Message Monument #1" ice sculpture on the Capitol grounds, Washington, D.C.; printed copies of articles about Shaw; catalogs and booklets about Shaw's work and her "We the People" project.

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Creators:
Di Mare, Dominic, 1932-
Dates:
1950-2003
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dimadomi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Dominic Di Mare measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1950 to 2003. The collection provides an overview of Di Mare's career as a fiber artist through biographical information, correspondence, writings, printed material, artwork, and photographs.

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Creators:
Alexander, Robert
Temple of Man (Venice, Calif.)
Dates:
1938-2015
Size:
11.7 Linear feet
1.01 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.alexbob
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of poet, artist, and ordained priest Robert Alexander and the records of Venice, California's Temple of Man measure 11.7 linear feet and 1.01 GB, and date from 1938-2015. The papers and records document Alexander and the Temple of Man, which he founded in 1960 to serve as a meeting place for a community of artists, poets, and musicians. The collection contains biographical material pertaining to Alexander, Temple of Man administrative records, correspondence and artists files, project files, printed material, and photographic material.

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Creators:
Clancy, Judith, 1933-
Dates:
1949-1977
Size:
178 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.clanjudi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; Clancy's writings about Moses Soyer, whom she studied with, and modeled for; curriculum vitae; photographs of Clancy and of her art work; sketches; exhibition catalogs; and clippings.

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Dates:
circa 1850-1900
Size:
5 Prints (halftone)
3 Engravings
37 Prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.29
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Scenic views of California, Colorado, Idaho, and Arizona. California images include Mount Shasta, San Francisco, Tehachapi Mountains, Coronado, San Isabell, San Jacinto, Toquich Canyon, and a government school in Agua Caliente. Additional photographs depict Yellowstone National Park and Yellowstone River; Shoshone Falls and Snake River, Idaho; Drag...

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Creators:
Kahn, Albert Eugene, 1912-1979
Dates:
1948-1970
Size:
858 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.kahnalbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and printed material, mainly regarding Rockwell Kent.

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Creators:
DeFeo, Jay, 1929-1989
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1975 June 3-1976 January 23
Size:
83 Pages (Transcript)
1 Item (sound file (10 min. 21 sec.) Audio excerpt, digital)
Collection ID:
AAA.defeo75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jay DeFeo conducted 1975 June 3-1976 January 23, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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