Bluhm, Norman, b. 1921 d. 1999
Active in N.Y.
Collection size: 350 items.
Collection Summary: Correspondence, jottings, catalogs, clippings, and 149 photographs, ca. 1950-1969, including 17 of Bluhm (some with other artists) and 132 of his works. Artists included in the photos are Insho Domoto, Michael Goldberg, Joan Mitchell, Phillip Pavia, Peter Pollack, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Nadja Scarpitta, Syd Solomon, Nora Speyer, Antonio Tapies, and Zao Wou-Ki.
Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Millbrook, New York. b. 1920, in Chicago, Ill. d. Feb. 3, 1999, in East Wallingford, Vt. Birthdate also listed as 1921.
Donated 1969 and 1970 by Norman Bluhm.
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Also in the Archives
- Oral history interview with Norman Bluhm, 1969 October 23-November 12
- Image and Media Gallery items from other collections related to Bluhm, Norman