Mel Chin papers, 1977-1985

Chin, Mel, b. 1951
Sculptor, Assemblage artist
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Biographical data; newspaper and magazine clippings; a Bryant Park Artists in Residence Program file containing Chin's revised proposal for his sculpture, a news release, and photographs; a drawing of Chin's sculpture "The Manila Palm;" copies of sketches for a sculpture commission in Houston; and photographs of Chin's works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor, painter; Houston, Tex. and New York, N.Y.

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1985 by Mel Chin.

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