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Audrey Flack papers, 1950-2009

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Series 4: Writings and Notes , circa 1970-2007
2.15 Linear feet
Boxes 4-6

Writings and notes by Audrey Flack include artist's statements, drafts of a manuscript, and essays, including an account of her early years as a Photorealist artist. Included are typescripts and notes of Flack's speeches on public sculpture and her commencement address at the Boston Museum School of Fine Arts. A notebook contains Flack's notes on the creative process. Also included is an abbreviated autobiographical account.
Writings and notes by others include masters theses and doctoral dissertations on Audrey Flack's work. Found are several poems dedicated to Audrey Flack. The files also include scattered notes by Audrey Flack, printed material, and a book proposal. Sound recordings are found of talks and lectures by Flack at museums, academic institutions, and arts organizations, including Cooper Union, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Studio School. Video recordings are found of her talks and panel discussions for Artists Alliance, Artists Talk on Art, St. John's Museum of Art, and other venues. Some of the sound cassettes and videocassettes are unidentified.
This series is arranged as three subseries.
  • 4.1: Writings and Notes by Audrey Flack, circa 1970-2000
  • 4.2: Writings by Others, 1970-2007
  • 4.3: Lectures and Talks, 1976-2003
4.1: Writings and Notes by Audrey Flack, circa 1970-2000
Description Container
Book, circa 1974
4
5
Book, Second Set, circa 1974
4
6
Book, Duplicates, circa 1974
4
7
My Early Years, 1983
4
8
Speeches, circa 1970-2000
4
9
Notebook, circa 1984
4
10
Guestbook, "Breaking the Rules: Audrey Flack, A Retrospective" (1992 September 29-December 17), 1992
4
11
4.2: Writings and Notes by Others, 1970-2007
Description Container
By Others, 1970-2007
4
12-15
4.3: Talks and Lectures , 1976-2003
Description Container
Talk, "My Studio School", 1976
1 Sound cassette
4
16
Talk, Crivelli and Audrey Flack, 1977
1 Sound cassette
4
17
Panel Discussion, "Current State of Realism", circa 1980
1 Sound cassette
4
18
Panel Discussion, School of Visual Arts, circa 1980
1 Sound cassette
4
19
Flack Talks at Reynolds House, 1980
1 Sound cassette
4
20
Lecture at the University of South Florida, 1981
1 videocassettes (vhs)
4
21
Lecture at the State University of New York, Plattsburgh, 1983
1 Sound cassette
4
22
Talk, Audrey Flack's Portraits, 1984
1 Sound cassette
5
1
Lecture, Metropolitan Museum and Long Island Art Teachers Association , 1985
1 Sound cassette
5
2
Panel Discussion, Cooper Union, New York (1986 November 4), 1986
1 Sound cassette
5
3
Talk, "Artist Speaks", 1989
1 Sound cassette
5
4
Talk, American Art Forum, "Art Promotion" , 1989
1 videocassettes (vhs)
5
5
Talk, Artists Alliance, circa 1990
1 videocassettes (vhs)
5
6
Talk, Audrey Flack at Guild Hall, circa 1990
1 videocassettes (vhs)
5
7
Talk, "Humanist Tradition in Painting, A Woman in the Arts", circa 1990
1 videocassettes (vhs)
5
8
Panel Discussion, "Tradition: Who Names It, Who Claims It?", circa 1990
1 Sound cassette
5
9
Panel Discussion, White Light Gallery, circa 1990
1 Sound cassette
5
10
Panel Discussion, "What Are Artists Doing With Their Lives", 1990
1 Sound cassette
5
11
Panel Discussion, "Sex, Love, and Romance," Art Show at the Vered Gallery , 1991
1 videocassettes (vhs)
Includes written summary of program and speakers
5
12
Lecture and Interview, Wright Art Museum, University of California, Los Angeles , 1992
1 Sound cassette
1 videocassettes (vhs)
5
13
Goddess Lecture, Women's Caucus for Art, 1992
1 videocassettes (vhs)
5
14
Talk, Audrey Flack at the State University of Stony Brook, 1993
1 videocassettes (vhs)
6
1
Audrey Flack Talk in Conjunction with Exhibition at the Borowsky Gallery , 1993
1 Sound cassette
6
2
Lecture, Cleveland Museum, 1995
1 Sound cassette
6
3
Talk, Sunday Today in New York, 1997
1 videocassettes (vhs)
6
4
Lecture, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1998
1 Sound cassette
6
5
Robin C. Morgan's Dialogue with Audrey Flack at Artists Talk on Art , 1998
1 videocassettes (vhs)
Includes letter from Robin C. Morgan
6
6
Panel Discussion, "Art the Recording Angel: From Tragedy to Transformation" by Audrey Flack, St. John's Museum of Art , 2001
2 videocassettes (vhs)
Duplicates
6
7
Talk at Middle Tennessee State University, 2003
1 videocassettes (vhs)
6
8

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