Pollock Galleries records, 1958-1979

Pollock Galleries

Collection size: 3.2 linear ft. (on 6 microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: Files on ca. 150 exhibitions held 1958-1979. Files contain correspondence, mainly with the directors William Jordan and Jerry Bywaters; bio. info on artists, photos, writings, price lists, bills, press releases, exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings and printed material.

REELS 1680-1681: Exhibition files include Schedules for 1965-1966, SMU art rental, Prints by Masters, Oskar Kokoschka, Paul Flores Drawings, Eskimo Exhibition, Dan Wingren, University Collects, Edgar Tafur, Onda Exhibition, Old Master Prints, Museum of Modern Art Drawings, IBM: The Bold Tradition, Heritage of Edward Weston, French Museums Fortnight, Architect Chooses Art, The American Woman as Artist, Wingren: Art 26 Project '67, 20th Print National Exhibition, Student Art Shows, Mirror of the Artist, Kepes Exhibition, Jewish Exhibition, British Fortnight, American Watercolor Society, Schedule 1968-1969, Tobin Exhibition, Ten in Focus, Roten Sales, DeForrest Judd, Japan Art Festival, Italian Fortnight, Da Vinci Models, Baskin Prints, American Drawings, 10 Contemporary Figures, Student Art, 1969, 1970, S.W. Watercolors, Printmakers, People Figures, R. Kotoske, Jasper Johns, Faculty Exhibits, Michael Thomas, Asiatic Artists, Photography as Printmaking, Prints from the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, North Texas Faculties, The Lakeside Studio Sales, Diane Hopkins, Graduate Student Exhibits, Drawings Exhibition, Contemporary Russian Painting, Contemporary American Masterpieces, Don Bradley, American Folk Art, Keith Achepohl, Possible Exhibits, 1970-1971, Howard Neufeld, Ex-students and activities file, Exhibitions completed-AFA, Exhibitions completed-Smithsonian, Exhibitions completed-Western Association of Art Museums, and Philbrook Art Center's Exhibition: Texas Collects 20th Century Art.

REEL 1908: Exhibition files include Recent Paintings by James Dowell, May 20-June 30 1979, Student Exhibition, MFA Qualifying Exhibition Schneider, Lovell, Peters, Bos, April 20-27 1979, MFA Qualifying Exhibition Hausman, Carlson, Jarzemsky, April 11-18 1979, Drawings: Matisse to Lichtenstein, February 20-April 8 1979, Drawings: Matisse to Lichtenstein Publicity and invitations, Egypt: Day and Night (Keith Achepohl), January 14-February 11 1979, Contemporary Paintings from the Meadows Collection, November 1-December 13 1978, Modern Sculpture from the Nasher Collection, September 17-October 22 1978, Faculty Show August-September 1978, Exhibition Committee, 1977-1978, and documentation from the 1971 "One i at a Time" exhibition, showing works by Charles Williams, Jim Love, Roy Fridge, David McManaway, Hal Pauley, and Roger Winter among others. Also included in addition to items mentioned previously is a catalogue with an introduction written by guest curator and former director of the Dallas Museum for Contemporary Arts, Douglas MacAgy.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art gallery; Dallas, Tex.

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Lent for microfilming 1980 by University Gallery, Southern Methodist University.

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