Records of the Fine Arts Program of the Federal Reserve, 1975-1981

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.). Fine Arts Program, est. 1975
Federal government
Washington, D.C.

Collection size: 1.0 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Letters and interoffice memoranda from Mary Anne Goley, Director, and others, to donors, artists, and others, including lists of works exhibited and artist biographies; exhibition catalogs from the Fine Arts Program's permanent collection; catalogs of loan exhibitions hosted by the Program; and a draft of a public relations brochure. Also included are 4 cassettes of an interview of Walter Hopps conducted by Goley for the Fine Arts Program's exhibition "6 L.A. Sculptors," 1980, and a partial transcript of the interview published in the catalog for the exhibition.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art program; Washington, D.C. Established in 1975 as exhibition space for American and European paintings given or loaned to the Federal Reserve Bank. The art program operates under the auspices of a chairman aided by a Volunteer Advisory Panel which has included J. Carter Brown, Douglas Dillon, Mary Lasker, and Dr. Joshua Taylor.

Donated by The Fine Arts Program, Federal Reserve Board through Mary Ann Goley, director, 1980-1982.

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