Bill Wiman papers, 1964-1983

Wiman, Bill, b. 1940
Painter, Educator
Active in Austin, Tex.

Collection size: Ca. 70 items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: Slides, photographs, correspondence and printed material. REEL 3291: A scrapbook containing a summary of Wiman's teaching experience, information on courses he taught at the University of Texas at Austin, a list of his one man shows and exhibitions, exhibition announcements, press releases, clippings and letters about his appointment as chairman of the Department of Art, University of Texas at Austin; articles and exhibition catalogs; and photographs of Wiman and his art work. UNMICROFILMED: 16 slides of paintings by Wiman from 1979 - 1981.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter and educator; Austin, Texas. Born in Roscoe, Texas. Photorealist painter of still-lifes and portraits. Assistant professor of painting at East Texas State University, 1966-1971. Began teaching at the University of Texas at Austin in 1972.

Slides donated, 1983, by Wiman. Material on reel 3291 lent for microfilming, 1983, by Wiman as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

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