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A Finding Aid to the Benedict Tatti papers, 1936-2011, bulk 1945-1993

Benedict Tatti papers, 1936-2011, bulk 1945-1993

Tatti, Benedict Michael, 1917-1993

Sculptor, Teacher, Video artist

Collection Information

Size: 1.8 linear feet

Summary: The papers of New York sculptor, painter, educator, and video artist, Benedict Tatti (1917-1993) measure 1.8 linear feet and date from 1936-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1945-1993. Papers consist of biographical material, correspondence, project files, subject files, exhibition files, writings, notes, and lists, printed materials, and photographs. Exhibition files and printed material, such as catalogues and checklists, provide an overview of Tatti's activities as a sculptor and video artist. Also, photographs of artwork are a rich source of provenance-related information on Tatti's sculptures.

Biographical/Historical Note

Benedict Tatti (1917-1993) was a sculptor, video artist, and teacher in New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated 2010 by Adele Tatti, Benedict Tatti's widow.