Eddy, Don, b. 1944
Active in New York, N.Y.
Behnke, Leigh, b. 1946
Painter, Art teacher
Active in New York,N.Y.
Collection size: 7.2 linear feet
Collection Summary: The Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009, measure 7.2 linear feet. Photographic materials, printed material, and writings document the realist painters' work, working methods, and exhibitions. Also found are subject files, some professional correspondence, and personal photographs.
Biographical/Historical Note: Don Eddy (1944- ) and Leigh Behnke (1946- ) are photorealist painters in New York, New York. Eddy and Behnke are married and work closely together. Eddy is one of the thirteen original Photorealists.
Donated 2009 by Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke.