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Guide to the Marilyn Symmes Collection of Art Exhibition Ephemera
1973-2016 (bulk 1990s-2016)
 PR 352

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Collection processed by Alison Barr and Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on May 01, 2018 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series II. Two Artists Exhibitions, 1994, 2000-2016. 0.21 Linear feet

Arrangement Note

The series is arranged alphabetically by the surname of the first artist used in the publicity material, retaining the order as presented by the collector/donor. One oversize item was flattened and stored separately, and is noted at the end of the container list.

Scope and Contents Note

The series includes announcements, guides, brochures, checklists, artwork images, and posters from galleries, dealers and museums related to exhibitions centered on the work of two artists. There are approximately 55 documents in the series. The container list includes reference to all the exhibitions represented in the series, identifying them by artist surnames in the form “artist 1/artist 2.”

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 16 Folder : 6 A-C

Scope and Contents note

Includes material for artists Adamo/Castle, Albers/Albers, Albers/Judd, Allora/Calzadilla, Anderson/Low, Andrews/Israel, Apfelbaum/Giorno, Arbus/Nolan, Bailey/Hirst, Bearden/Lewis, Becher/Sander, Bertozzi/Casoni, Beuys/Le Va, Blume/Blume, Boetti/Bouabre, Bond/Simon, Byington/Nakadate, Calder/Prouve, Cardiff/Bures, Cattelan/Fontana, Chamberlain/Francis, and Chamberlain/Prouve.

1994, 2004-2016
Box: 16 Folder : 7 D-K

Scope and Contents note

Includes material for artists Donovan/Mangold, Dubuffet/Basquiat, Eilshemius/Thompson, Fekete/Schiel, Fischli/Weiss, Flavin/Albers, Friedlander/Bonnard, Giacometti/Bacon, Giacometti/Klein, Graham/Vogt, Guston/Johns, Inez/Vinoodh, Israel/Ellis, Jacquette/Burckhardt, and Johns/Nauman.

Box: 16 Folder : 8 L-Z

Scope and Contents note

Includes material for artists Lawrence/Knight, Le Corbusier/Jeanneret, Lundeberg/Feitelson, McCartney/McCartney, Nauman/Rothenberg, Oldenburg/Van Bruggen, Picasso/Braque, Rich/Grossman, Richter/Pardo, Robbins/Becher, Sagmeister/Walsh, Sargent/Bingham, Sayler/Morris, Shinzo/Fukuhara, Von Graevenitz/Morellet, Weiner/Young, Wilson/Ryman, Winokur/Burko, Witkin/Witkin, and Wood/Kusaka.

Drawer: FF-1 Oversize

Scope and Contents Note

Includes only one poster: Halley/Mendini at Mary Boone Gallery.


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