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Guide to the Jaime Davidovich Collection
1953-2000
 MSS.155

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Collection processed by Jessica Shimmin, 2007; videotapes processed by Brent Phillips, 2006-2007

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on August 25, 2017
Description is in English.

 Updated by Jacqueline Rider to reflect incorporation of video preservation master and sub-master files Updated by Megan O'Shea to prepare artwork being sent to offsite art storage in September 2017  , March 2017 , August 2017

Container List

Series III: The Live! Show

Scope and Contents note

Series III includes materials relating to the production, promotion, and exhibition of The Live! Show. Subseries A: Production Materials includes notes, sketches and other materials connected to the production of the Live! Show. Subseries B: Design, includes promotional materials for the Live! Show designed by Jaime Davidovich. Subseries C: Photographs contains photographic documentation of The Live! Show. Subseries D: Press and Publicity contains posters, invitations, and press materials related to The Live! Show. Subseries E: Exhibition and Distribution Catalogs includes materials connected to museum exhibitions and commercial distribution of The Live! Show. Subseries F: Correspondence includes letters and written inquries.

Subseries A: production and presentation materials

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 12 Folder : 579 Live Show Script, Saludos Amigos and Dr. Videovich call in.
1982
Box: 12 Folder : 580 Live Show Format, May 21 1982.
1982
Box: 12 Folder : 581 Live! Show format, Mayt 28 1982
1982
Box: 12 Folder : 582 Live! Show format, January 14 1983.
1983
Box: 12 Folder : 583 Live Show Format,January 28, 1983
1983
Box: 12 Folder : 584 Live! Show format, January 21 1983
1983
Box: 12 Folder : 585 Sao Paulo Bienal, notes and manuscripts.
1983
Box: 12 Folder : 586 Live! Show agenda and format for program at Cleveland Contemporary Art Center.
1984
Box: 12 Folder : 587 Hardcover book with notes, photographs, diagrams and other elements in preparation for American Museum of the Moving Image Exhibition.
1989
Box: 12 Folder : 588 "Dr. Videovich Real World Workshop" notes and agenda.
1993
Box: 12 Folder : 590 The Live! Show production notebook.
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 591 Contents of the Live! Show production binder. Includes photographs, program descriptions, show format scripts, and mailing list among other items.
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 592 Live! Show format script,August 13
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 593 Live! Show format script, September 24
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 594 Program descriptions and model release forms
undated

Subseries B: Design

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 12 Folder : 596 Live! Show letterhead
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 597 AMMI Live! Show retrospective, black and white photographs and production snapshots annotated with scale.
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 598 Masters for AMMI The Live! Show retrospective catalog.
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 599 AMMI Live! Show retrospective, catalog mock up.
undated
Box: 12 Folder : 600 AMMI Live! Show retrospective, program notes mock up
undated

Subseries C: Photographs

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 13 Folder : 601 Black and white photograph, TV still of art lesson.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 602 Black and white photograph, TV still of Dr. Videovich, "Call Now"
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 603 Black and white photograph, TeeVee
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 604 Black and white photograph, video still, "Tel Aviv"
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 605 Collected black and white photographs of Jaime Davidovich's work, including Live! Show, Evita, Welcome to Videoland, and Video Painting.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 606 Black and white photographs, still of The Live! Show.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 607 Black and white photographs, Dr. Videovich in TV costume and Jaime Davidovich with TV collection.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 608 Black and white photographs. Images labeled "Jaime Davidovich, The Live! Show" folder labeled "Live! Show AMMI"
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 609 Black and white photographs of Dr. Videovich.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 610 Black and white negatives and photographs. Collected stills from the Live! Show. Grouped by Jaime Davidovich, divided into two parts. Part 1 of 2.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 611 Black and white negatives and photographs. Collected stills from the Live! Show. Grouped by Jaime Davidovich, divided into two parts. Part 2 of 2.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 612 Three black and white photographs and one color photograph of Dr. Videovich and foam televisions.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 613 Three black and white video stills of the Live! Show and one color photograph of small foam Sony Television sculpture.
ca. 1982.
Box: 13 Folder : 614 Black and white video still of the Live! Show with Dr. Videovich and C.A Klonarides. Removed from frame by Fales Library.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 615 2 black and white video stills of The Live! Show, 1 black and white image of Jaime Davidovich watching TV.
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 616 Black and white negatives, contact sheet, and print. Dr. Videovich
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 617 Black and white negatives, contact sheet, and print. The Live! Show.
undated
Box
Binder 17
 

Color photographs, undated

Subseries D: Press and Publicity Materials

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 13 Folder : 618 Live! Show Advertisement
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 619 Live! Show Advertisement
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 621 Live! Show press release
undated
Box: 13 Folder : 622 On Cable magazine, October 1982, Includes Manhattan Cable Television Schedule: Live! Show on Channel J.
1982
Box: 13 Folder : 623 Collected Live! Show press and blank storyboard.
1982-1983
Box: 13 Folder : 624 Live! Show press
1983
Box: 13 Folder : 625 Sao Paulo Bienal, press
1983
Box: 13 Folder : 627 Two copies, Mensajes y Medios n. 10, includes article "Jaime Davidovich: El Humor como Arma de Reflexion"
1990

Subseries E: Exhibition and Distribution Catalogs.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 13 Folder : 628 Bienal de Sao Paulo, Catalogo Geral [Live! Show on p. 129]
1983
Box: 13 Folder : 629 Beinal de Sao Paulo,
1983
Box: 13 Folder : 630 Bienal de Sao Paulo, "New Metaphors/Six Alternatives". Includes program, press releases, and other programmatic materials.
1983
Box: 13 Folder : 631 Cleveland Contemporary Art Center, "Cleveland Revisited"
1984
Box: 13 Folder : 632 1984 A Video Review, "So There, Orwell" Catalog and schedule.
1984
Box: 13 Folder : 633 Word-Wide Video Festival. Dr. Videovich tape and Evita Tape.
1984
Box: 13 Folder : 634 ArtCom, Utah Arts Festival "Video Environments" includes Schedule, catalog, press release among other programmatic materials.
1985
Box: 13 Folder : 635 "On Arts and Artists", Video Data Bank. Distribution catalog.
1985
Box: 13 Folder : 636 Art Com Media Distribution Catalog, number 1.
1988
Box: 13 Folder : 637 The Live! Show Retrospective at AMMI, programs
1989
Box: 13 Folder : 638 The Live! Show retrospective at AMMI, catalog.
1989-1990
Box: 13 Folder : 639 The Live Show, exhibit at AMMI, program and 5 color slides labeled "Digital Diaspora". Grouped by Jaime Davidovich.
1990
Box: 13 Folder : 641 "Kill Win", Art Metropole video archive catalogue.
1991
Box: 13 Folder : 642 "Next Five Minutes Video Catalog" Festival on Tactical Television. Includes "Saludos Amigos"
1993
Box: 13 Folder : 643 Famous for 30 Seconds: Artists in the Media at Artists Space. Inlcudes "SoHo TV presents: The Live! Show"
undated

Subseries F: Correspondence

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 13 Folder : 644 The Live! Show and Manhattan Cable, TV. NY State cable commission hearings. Includes correspondence and some paperwork.
1983
Box: 13 Folder : 645 Bienal de Sao Paulo
1983
Box: 13 Folder : 646 Cleveland Contemporary Art Center
1984
Box: 13 Folder : 647 Universidada Campinas, Brazil regarding using "Dr Videovich" and "Videokitsch" works in a multimedia archive.
1996
Box: 13 Folder : 648 Jaime Davidovich to Kim Smith. File labeled "Saludos Ameigos '85, N.J. Paik."
1986
Box: 13 Folder : 649 Email correspondence with J.P. Herzberg. Subject line "Herzberg Draft", with annotations.
2000

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