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Guide to the Tony Martin Papers, 1960-2018 MSS.190

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Collection processed by YZ Chin, 2008-2009.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on October 25, 2019
Description is in English.

 Updated by Jacqueline Rider to reflect incorporation of video preservation master and sub-master files. Updated by Rachel Searcy to reflect 2019 accretion  , March 2017 , October 2019

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Martin, Tony, 1937-
Title: Tony Martin Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1960-2018
Abstract: The Tony Martin Papers document Martin's career as a multimedia artist. Martin was one of the first artists to use light as an artistic medium. A recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship, Martin has worked regularly with such composers as Pauline Oliveros, Morton Subotnick and David Tudor. The Papers include correspondence, sketches, announcements and other documents pertaining to Martin's artistic production and exhibitions. They also include video and film that was used in Martin's artworks, as well as video documentation of performances.
Quantity: 5.75 Linear Feet in 3 record cartons, 1 half manuscript box, 1 small flat box, and 1 oversize flat box.
Call Phrase: MSS.190