This page displays information about original documents from the Archives of American Art which have been loaned to other institutions for exhibition or tours. To learn more about our loan program, see Borrowing Documents for Exhibition.Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, Massachusetts
August 30, 2013- January 15, 2015
The timeline show is a centennial exhibition featuring the works of art owned by the Provincetown Art Association and Museum. One gallery is devoted to a timeline, featuring archival documents corresponding to various artists' represented in the collection. The timeline changes decades every few months, featuring different prominent Provincetown artists. Photographs, journals, sketchbooks and correspondence from the papers of artists Blanche Lazell, Karl Knaths, Ross Moffett, Gerrit Beneker, and others are featured.
This is exhibition will not travel.
View All Items from This Loan Fundación/Colección Jumex, MuseuoJumex, Ecatepec, Mexico
November 14, 2013- September 2014
The exhibition focuses on American artist James Lee Byars, and includes telegrams from Byars to famous political figures found in the Samuel Wagstaff papers at the Archives of American Art.
This exhibition travels to the Museum of Modern Art, Long Island City, New York
View All Items from This Loan MAK Center for Art and Architecture, West Hollywood, California
May 8, 2013- July 26, 2014
A part of the Getty Foundation inititiive Pacific Standard Time: Modern Architectue in L.A., Everything Loose Will Land is a part of a series of exhibitions focusing on Los Angeles arhitecture from the 1960s-1980s. The exhibition will feature floor plans and blueprints from the Woman's Building records and the Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary records, as well as a poster for Carl Andre's exhibition Cuts, held at the Virginia Dwan gallery in 1967.
Travels to the Yale University, School of Architecture Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut and the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, Chicago, Illinois
View All Items from This Loan The New York Historical Society Museum and Library, New York, New York
October 11, 2013 -February 23, 2014
The exhibition marks the 100th anniversary year of the 1913 International Exhibition of Modern Art organized by the American Association of Painters and Sculptors at the 69th Regiment Armory in New York. Works of art displayed at the original show will be included, as well as a significant amount of archival material documenting the creation of the show and the American public's reaction to it.
The exhibition will not travel.
View All Items from This Loan The Menil Collection, Houston, Texas
April 19, 2013- September 14, 2014
The exhibition focuses on the life and career of the artist Forrest Bess. Photographs of Bess, correspondence, and his thesis are included in the exhibition, devoted to exploring Bess' inner self in relation to his art. Documents comes from the Betty Parsons papers and Gallery records and the Meyer Schapiro papers.
Travels to the Hammer Museum, University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, The Neuberger Museum of Art at the Purchase College State University of New York, Purchase, New York, and the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archives at the University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California.
View All Items from This Loan Organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Services
October 1, 2012- October 31, 2014
Excerpts from a 1968 and a 1980 interview with Romare Bearden are included in the audio tour and documentary portion of the exhibition.
Travels to Reynolda House Museum of Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas; Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin; Michael C. Carlos Museum, Atlanta, Georgia; Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire; Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, New York
National Postal Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
March 15, 2012- January 6, 2014
Fire and Ice marks historic anniversaries of two tragic events in American history, the Titanic and Hindenburg disasters. Featured documents memorialize the lives of so many individuals lost, and include condolence letters to Lily Millet, whose spouse, artist Francis D. Millet, went down with the Titanic, and Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney's sketchbook containing studies for a Titanic memorial.
The exhibition is on display in the Philatelic Gallery and the William H. Gross Stamp Gallery.
View All Items from This Loan San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California
The San Francisco Arts Commission is using excerpts from oral history interviews with Lee Mullican, Roy De Forest and Wally Hedricks conducted for the Archives of American Art, to highlight their public art collection with an audio tour in terminal 2 at the SFO airport.
This is an ongoing tour.
South Carolina State Parks, Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
July 31, 2010- Ongoing
Audio excerpts from the 1964 oral history interview with Anna Hyatt-Huntington conducted by Dorothy Seckler for the Archives of American Art are used in the audio tour of Anna and Archer Huntington's winter home.
This tour is available as an audio tour and can be downloaded from the website.