Organization of Independent Artists records, 1976-2002

Organization of Independent Artists (New York, N.Y.)
New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 38.0 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Exhibition records; catalogs and cards; posters; press releases for shows; financial records; contracts and budgets; board of trustees material; benefit raffle, 1990-1996; "Eye on Art" program; grant applications; certificates of incorporation and Federal government information and documentation.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art organization; New York, N.Y. Founded 1976 by Warren Tanner as a New York-based artist-run organization that provides alternative spaces for exhibitions in various media and facilitates temporary installations in public spaces of the work of emerging, mid-career and unaffiliated artists.

Donated 2003 by the Organization of Independent Artists via Geraldine Costino, Director.

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