Julian Stanczak papers, 1938-2002

Stanczak, Julian, b. 1928
Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator
Active in Ohio

Collection size: 500 items (partially filmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, printed material, photographs, writings, videos, and interview transcripts regarding Julian Stanczak. Three scrapbooks containing correspondence, clippings, certificates and awards, photographs, and publications. Also included is Stanczak's thesis presented at Yale University, 1956, "Spatial Relationships on the Two Dimensional Surface." VHS videos include an interview with Stanczak, "Julian Stanczak and Op Art: The Perspective Eye," conducted by Neil Rector, 2001; "Symphony in Color," Stanczak's 50 year retrospective exhibition installation filmed at the Cleveland Institute of Art, 2002; and a four-part video series regarding "Communicating in a Different Way," a series of interviews with Stanczak conducted by Neil Rector, 2000. Also included are transcripts of the interviews.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, printmaker, educator; Seven Hills, Ohio.

Lent for microfilming 1974 by Julian Stanczak. Videos and transcripts, donated by Stanczak in 2007.

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