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Annina Nosei Collection of "Discussions" Recordings

Identifier: MSS-015
Scope and Contents The Annina Nosei collection of “Discussions” recordings is comprised of nineteen pieces of audiovisual media, including ten ½ inch open reel tapes; two videocassette tapes; and seven audio cassette tapes. One of the ½ inch open reel tapes (015.003) was delivered to the CCS Library and Archives as a blank tape. In 2019, the analog media was digitized. The corresponding digital files are available to researchers and reflected in the “Access” series of the collection. The content of...
Dates: 9 May 1977- 20 May 1977

Bruce W. Ferguson Papers

Identifier: MSS-023
Abstract The Bruce W. Ferguson Papers consists of the collected, published writings of Bruce W. Ferguson. Spanning his decades long career as a critic and curator, the collection includes catalogues, magazines, and essay anthologies in which Ferguson was a contributor or the sole author. Beginning in 1976 and continuing through 2019, the collection provides published documentation of Ferguson’s work as a writer, critic, and curator of contemporary art. In addition to the broader body of his work,...
Dates: 1976-2019; Majority of material found within 1978-2019

Carolee Thea Papers

Identifier: MSS-009
Scope and Contents The materials in the Carolee Thea Papers focus primarily on her career as a writer, with considerable amounts of research materials and documentation surrounding her projects.Series I: Publications contains documentation and drafts (including some media and visual materials) related to Foci: Interviews with Ten International Curators (2001), and On Curating: Interviews with Ten International...
Dates: 1971 - 2012; Majority of material found within 2001 - 2009

Colin de Land, American Fine Arts, Co., and Pat Hearn Gallery Archives

Identifier: MSS-008
Scope and Contents The Colin de Land, American Fine Arts, Co., and Pat Hearn Gallery Archives is comprised of the gallery records of both American Fine Arts, Co. and Pat Hearn Gallery in addition to the personal files of Colin de Land. Series I: Colin de Land, American Fine Arts, Co. contains the working gallery records which is largely comprised of artist files, in addition to exhibition files, administrative and financial documents,...
Dates: 1979-2006; Majority of material found within 1987 - 2003

Colin de Land and Pat Hearn Library Collection

Identifier: MSS-012
Abstract The Colin de Land and Pat Hearn Library Collection consists of the libraries built by American Fine Arts and Pat Hearn Gallery as well as the personal libraries of Colin de Land and Pat Hearn. The contents of the collection veer from high to low, from the obscure to the mass produced, reflecting not only the history of both galleries and their relationships to print and publishing, but also the shared and personal interests of Pat Hearn and Colin de Land. A selection of collection material...
Dates: 1942-2007; Majority of material found within 1984-1999

Collaborative Practices Archive

Identifier: MSS-004
Abstract The Collaborative Practices Archive was initiated and developed out of the Colloquium on Collaborative Practices held at the Kunstverein München in July 2004. The aim of the colloquium was to investigate the different working formats that emerge through collaborative practices and the aesthetic, political, and the thematic context-related implications of collaborative work. The Collaborative Practices Archive represents a body of material contributed by participants at each of the...
Dates: 1993-2007; Majority of material found within 2000 - 2005

Dwan Gallery Archives

Identifier: MSS-002
Scope and Contents The Dwan Gallery Archives consist primarily of exhibition files for exhibitions curated by Virginia Dwan at the Dwan Gallery in Los Angeles (1959-1967) and the Dwan Gallery in New York (1965-1971). Exhibition documentation includes lists of exhibited works, installation views, invitations, press clippings, posters, and exhibition catalogs.Some of the artists that held exhibitions at the Dwan Gallery in New York and Los Angeles include: Robert Goodnough, Robert Richenburg, Larry...
Dates: 1959-1971

Edith C. Blum Art Institute Archives

Identifier: MSS-001
Summary The Edith C. Blum Art Institute Archives contains materials related to the exhibitions, administration, educational programs and exhibition publications of the Edith C. Blum Art Institute. Located on the Bard College campus, the Institute served as an educational resource for the visual arts in the mid-Hudson Valley from 1981-1992. During this time the Institute organized a wide range of programs, including original, scholarly exhibitions of historical and modern art, educational...
Dates: 1981-1992

Experiments in Art & Technology (E.A.T.) Collection

Identifier: MSS-018

The Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.) Collection consists of over 500 documents that explore the activities of Experiments in Art and Technology (E.A.T.) from 1965-1981. Included are reports, project descriptions, technical drawings, correspondence, invitations, exhibition catalogues, periodicals, reprints of articles and photocopies of press clippings.

Dates: 1965 - 1981

Hessel Collection Artist Files

Identifier: IA-002
Scope and Contents The Hessel Collection Artist Files date primarily from 1992 to present, the lifespan of the institution. They consist of materials relating primarily to individual artists. The materials in the artist files range from gallery invitations and press on each artist’s career, to select correspondence with artists and artist multiples. Records may include announcements, multiples, biographical information, books, brochures, correspondence, exhibition catalogs, institutional publications,...
Dates: c.1980-

Ian White Papers

Identifier: MSS-022
Scope and Contents The Ian White Papers are comprised of the personal and professional records and archives of curator, artist and writer Ian White.Series I: Performances and Artworks by Ian Whitecontains promotional material, props and components, publications, notes, planning documents, and documentation relating to performance works by Ian White. This includes collaborative performances, as well as solo works, and records pertaining to...
Dates: 1994-2013

Julia Ann P. Herzberg Papers

Identifier: MSS-014
Scope and Contents The Julia Ann P. Herzberg Papers is comprised of both exhibition documentation and general research files including interviews from roughly 1988 to 1993, followed by publications and ephemera from later curatorial projects from 1994-2008. Series I: Exhibition Files is comprised of the working curatorial exhibition files (including grant correspondence, correspondence with artists, project planning documents, promotional...
Dates: 1988-2008; Majority of material found within 1989 - 1993

Maria Lind Manifesta Papers

Identifier: MSS-005
Scope and Contents Series I: This series contains material related to Maria Lind’s work as a curator of the Manifesta 2 exhibition. Subseries IA: Correspondence—General: This subseries contains letters and faxes related to the exhibition Manifesta 2, arranged chronologically. Within that order, the material is separated by folder to maintain Lind’s previous arrangement of it. Lind had separated these correspondences in five different...
Dates: 1994-2010; Majority of material found within 1997 - 1998

Mary Jane Jacob Papers

Identifier: MSS-003
Scope and Contents The Mary Jane Jacob Papers is comprised of the working curatorial exhibition files (including grant correspondence, correspondence with artists, project planning documents, promotional materials, press, and exhibition documentation in various paper and media formats) for two festivals focused on public art and programming, as well as manuscript material for both published and and unpublished works.Series I: Spoleto Festival...
Dates: 1962-2016; Majority of material found within 1989 - 2008

Pat Hearn Papers

Identifier: MSS-016

Patricia Barnwell Collins Papers

Identifier: MSS-011
Scope and Contents The Patricia Barnwell Collins Papers, contains exhibition catalogues and publications produced by Collins & Milazzo, installation views for several Collins & Milazzo exhibitions, invitations, press clippings, and personal memorabilia. The material covers the early 1980s through the 1990s and documents not only the curatorial activities of Collins & Milazzo, but also the Grand Salon, and Tricia Collins Contemporary Art, the latter two established after she and Richard Milazzo...
Dates: 1980-2000, bulk 1984-1995; Majority of material found within 1984 - 1995

Peter Davidson Collection of Ian Hamilton Finlay

Identifier: MSS-013
Scope and Contents The Peter Davidson Collection of Ian Hamilton Finlay consists of the correspondence between Davidson and Finlay from 1987 to 1996. This includes original letters by Finlay to Davidson, as well as photocopied correspondence from Little Sparta that was circulated by Finlay surrounding the cancellation of his French Bicentenary commission with the French Ministry of Culture. The correspondence also documents his battles with the Strathclyde Regional Council concerning the status of the garden...
Dates: 1987-1997

Prem Krishnamurthy Papers

Identifier: MSS-024
Scope and Contents The Prem Krishnamurthy Papers are comprised of the collected personal archives of Prem Krishnamurthy, the business archives of the design firm Project Projects, and the gallery records of P!.Series I: Press contains copies of press clippings and full publications containing press referencing work by Prem Krishnamurthy, Project Projects, and P!.Series II: Print Archive consists of copies...
Dates: 1943-2019; Majority of material found within 2001-2018

Project Inc. Archive

Identifier: MSS-006

The Project Inc. Archive contains the records for the exhibitions and events organized by Paul McMahon from 1972-1975 at the small community art center of the same name (Project Inc.) in Cambridge, MA. For the most part lasting just one day, the exhibitions and events showcased the work of a range of well-known conceptual artists including: Matt Mullican, Dan Graham, Laurie Anderson, Jack Goldstein, Lawrence Weiner, and Michael Asher, among many others.

Dates: 1972-1976

Traveling Magazine Table Archives

Identifier: MSS-007

The Traveling Magazine Table or TMT is an eclectic collection of international small press publications produced by artists, alternative art spaces, artists’ collectives, and other non-profit art initiatives that documents small press publishing activities from 1999-2010.

Dates: 1999-2010