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Bill Wiman papers, 1964-1983

Bill Wiman papers, 1964-1983

Wiman, Bill, 1940-

Painter, Educator

Collection Information

Size: Ca. 70 items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: Slides, photographs, correspondence and printed material. REEL 3291: A scrapbook containing a summary of Wiman's teaching experience, information on courses he taught at the University of Texas at Austin, a list of his one man shows and exhibitions, exhibition announcements, press releases, clippings and letters about his appointment as chairman of the Department of Art, University of Texas at Austin; articles and exhibition catalogs; and photographs of Wiman and his art work. UNMICROFILMED: 16 slides of paintings by Wiman from 1979 - 1981.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and educator; Austin, Texas. Born in Roscoe, Texas. Photorealist painter of still-lifes and portraits. Assistant professor of painting at East Texas State University, 1966-1971. Began teaching at the University of Texas at Austin in 1972.

Provenance

Slides donated, 1983, by Wiman. Material on reel 3291 lent for microfilming, 1983, by Wiman as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Location of Originals

  • Reel 3291: Originals returned to the lender, Bill Wiman, after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3291 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Bill Wiman papers, 1964-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.