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A Finding Aid to the 55 Mercer Artists, Inc. records, 1939-2007, bulk 1970-2007

55 Mercer Artists, Inc. records, 1939-2007, bulk 1970-2007

55 Mercer Artists, Inc

Collection Information

Size: 5.1 linear feet

Summary: 55 Mercer Artists, Inc. records, 1939-2007, bulk 1970-2007, measure 5.1 linear feet. Administrative records, exhibition files, artists' files, financial records, scrapbooks, guest books, and printed material document the exhibitions, artists, and activities of one of the most successful and long lived artist-run cooperative spaces in SoHo. The records are incomplete with sizeable gaps.

Biographical/Historical Note

55 Mercer Artists, Inc. (established 1969, reorganized in 2008) was an artists' cooperative space in SoHo, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated in 2007 by 55 Mercer Street Artists, Inc. via Ethelyn Honig.