Printed Matter, Inc.
Collection size: 24.9 linear ft.
Collection Summary: Included are artists' files on Douglas Davis, Heidi Fasnacht, Jenny Holzer, Douglas Huebler, Louise Lawler, Richard Nonas, Martha Rosler, Ed Ruscha, Art Spiegelman, Michelle Stuart, Athena Tacha, and Lawrence Weiner; legal/ personnel files including files for founders Lucy Lippard and Sol LeWitt and former staff members Edith deAk, Mike Glier, Nancy Linn, Ingrid Sischy, and Nancy Princenthal; individual and institutional orders; publicity, distributor and client files; contracts; photographs; proposals; address books; inventory cards arranged by artist; financial records; architectural sketches; and catalogs.
Biographical/Historical Note: Non-profit artists' book publisher and distributor; New York, N.Y.
Donated 2001 by David Platzker for Printed Matter, Inc. Printed Matter was relocating its premises in New York and its manager, David Platzker donated selected records (n.b. had not moved from address given as of 10/30/2005).