L. Brent Kington papers, 1944-2012

Kington, L. Brent (Louis Brent),, b. 1934 d. 2013

Collection size: 4.1 linear ft.
ADDITION: 5.3 linear feet

Collection Summary: Correspondence, subject, exhibition and project files, drawings, teaching material, photographs of Kington and his artwork, artwork, a scrapbook, printed matter, and audiovisual material.

Biographical/Historical Note: L. Brent Kington (1934- ) is a blacksmith, sculptor, and educator in Carbondale, Ill.

This collection was donated in installments from 2001-2012 by L. Brent Kington as a part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

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The Archives also has a transcribed interview of L. Brent Kington, conducted May 3-4, 2001 by Mary Douglas for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. The interview was conducted in Kington's home and studio in Makando, Ill.