Jana Vander Lee papers, 1979-1984

Vander Lee, Jana, b. 1945
Curator
Active in Houston, Tex.

Collection size: 3 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: REELS 2906-2907: Papers, 1979-1981, compiled by Vander Lee, symposium coordinator of "Fiber in the 80's: Current and future issues in the textile arts," held October 3-4, 1980, at the Alfred J. Glassell, Jr. School of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Tex. Included are correspondence with participating panelists and grants organizations; artists' resumes; contracts; income and expenditure lists; mailing lists; meeting minutes of the Contemporary Handweavers of Houston, a sponsor of the symposium; and 3 clippings.

REEL 3362A: Material regarding the exhibition, "American Fiber: A New Aesthetic," including resumes and printed biographical information on the participants; correspondence; checklists; loan agreements; writings including Vander Lee's notes regarding the planning of the exhibition, and her draft for the text of the catalog; printed material; and photographs of the installation.

Biographical/Historical Note: Museum curator; Houston, Tex.

Lent for microfilming 1981 & 1984 by Jana Vander Lee.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

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