Castelli Graphics (Firm),
Collection size: 65.3 linear feet
Collection Summary: Artists' files, business and financial records, exhibition records, professional correspondence, photographs, and printed material documenting the activities of art gallery and print publishing firm Castelli Graphics.
Artists files include Robert Adams, Eve Arnold, Richard Artschwager, Lewis Baltz, Jean-Charles Blais, Lee Bontecou, James Brown, Sandro Chia, Robert Combas, Robert Cumming, Jan Dibbets, Bernard Faucon, Mark Feldstein, Dan Flavin, Ralph Gibson, John Gossage, John Gutmann, Jane Hammond, Edward Henderson, Jasper Johns, Donald Judd, Ellsworth Kelly, Joseph Kosuth, Roy Lichtenstein, Brice Marden, Mary Ellen Mark, Steve Miller, Robert Morris, Hans Namuth, Bruce Nauman, Claes Oldenburg, Robert Petersen, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Robert Rauschenberg, Ruby Ray, Brent Richardson, Don Rodan, James Rosenquist, Edward Rucha, Davis Salle, Julian Schnabel, Richard Serra, Sandy Skoglund, Michael Smith, Eve Sonneman, Keith Sonnier, Pat Steir, Frank Stella, Judy Tomkins, Cy Twombly, Bernar Venet, Andy Warhol, and Terry Winters.
Business and financial records concern accounts, consignments, loan and sales records, reproduction rights, book deals, inventories, and general operations. Exhibition records include gallery installations and checklists. Professional correspondence is with artists and clients. Photographs are of works of art. Printed material includes exhibition announcements and other publications.
Biographical/Historical Note: Castelli Graphics (est. 1969; closed 1997) was an art gallery and print publishing firm in New York, N.Y. which was founded by Antoinette (Toiny) Castelli.
Donated 2011 Jean-Christophe Castelli, Leo and Antoinette Castelli's son.