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A Finding Aid to the Art Foundry and Art Foundry Editions records, circa 1975-circa 2007

Art Foundry and Art Foundry Editions records, circa 1975-circa 2007

Art Foundry

Collection Information

Size: 25.7 linear feet

Summary: The Art Foundry and Art Foundry Editions records measure 25.7 linear feet and date from circa 1975 to circa 2007. Records include administrative files; correspondence with artists, collectors, dealers, galleries, and others; eight gallery appointment books and fourteen notebooks; exhibition files; extensive artists' files; financial and legal materials; sculpture production and inventory files; and photographic materials.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art Foundry (established1980-closed 2000) and Art Foundry Editions (established 1992-closed 2000) were organizations founded and operated by Dwight Hackett in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Provenance

The Art Foundry and Art Foundry Editions records were donated by Dwight Hackett in 2014.

Funding

Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care and Preservation Fund.