Hanson, Jo, b. 1918 d. 2007
Assemblage artist, Environmental artist, Activist
Active in San Francisco, Calif.
Collection size: 4.1 linear feet
Collection Summary: The papers of San Francisco environmental artist and activist Jo Hanson measure 4.3 linear feet and date from circa 1969 to 2009. The papers document her professional activities through biographical material, project, and exhibition files, printed material, artwork, and photographs. Also found are files regarding her participation in the Women's Caucus for Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Jo Hanson (1918-2007) was an environmental artist, author, and activist in San Francisco, California.
Donated 2011 by Eleanor Dickinson, Hanson's friend.