Lucy R. Lippard papers, 1940s-2006, bulk, 1968-1990

Lippard, Lucy R., b. 1937
Art critic, Author
Active in New York, N.Y.; Galisteo, N.M.

Collection size: 47.4 linear ft.

Collection Summary: The Lucy R. Lippard papers measure 47.4 linear feet and are dated 1940s-2006 (bulk 1968-1990). The papers consist of correspondence, printed material, writings, notes, research materials, sound recordings, and photographs. They document Lippard's career as a critic, writer, lecturer, teacher, and curator of exhibitions in the field of contemporary art, as well as her work as a social and political activist. Scattered throughout are a small amount of papers concerning her personal life.

Biographical/Historical Note: Lucy R. Lippard (1937-) is a writer and art critic in New York, N.Y.

Donated 1972-2006 by Lippard.

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