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Series 6 | A Finding Aid to the Bruria Finkel papers, 1953-2014

Bruria Finkel papers, 1953-2014

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Series 6: Exhibition Files, 1972-2012
3.2 linear feet
Boxes 7-10, OV 15

Exhibition files contain materials related to exhibitions that showcased Bruria Finkel’s work as well as exhibitions she curated. These files include correspondence, press releases, reviews, announcements, catalogs, photographs, slides, exhibition lists, price lists, artist resumes, statements, labels, and audiovisual recordings. Major exhibitions of Bruria's work include
Across Time, Space and The Ages
(1992-1993),
On Xenophobia and Walls
(1997), and
The Complete Aleph Series
(2009). Noteworthy exhibitions curated by Finkel include
Santa Monica Originals
(2004-2005) and
Women Artists of Southern California Then and Now
(2007). There are 71 electronic discs and 7 videocassettes.
This series is arranged as 2 subseries.
6.1: Group and Solo Exhibitions, 1972-2012
6.2: Curatorial Files, 2004-2012
6.1:Group and Solo Exhibitions, 1972-2012
DescriptionContainer
David Stuart Galleries -
The Cup Show
(1972), 1972
7
30
Jacqueline Anhalt Gallery -
Kerchiefs in Porcelain
(1976-1977), 1976
7
31
Anhalt Barnes Gallery - Solo Show (1978), 1975-1979
7
32
Anhalt Stewart Gallery -
Sculptures: Porcelain and Handmade Paper
(1978), 1978
1 electronic disc (dvd)
7
33
De Saisset Gallery -
Heads
(1979), 1977-1979
7
34
Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery -
Artist as Social Critic
(1979), 1979
7
35
Craft and Folk Art Museum -
The Mask as Metaphor
(1980), 1980-1981
7
36
Palm Springs Desert Museum -
Brurial Finkel: The Head Series
(1980), 1979-1980
7
37
Renwick Gallery -
American Porcelain: New Expressions in an Ancient Art
(1980), 1979-1981
8
1
Anhalt Barnes Gallery -
Transformation Series: Porcelain and Handmade Paper
(1980-1981), 1980-1982
8
2
Galerie Andree - Solo Show (1981), 1980
8
3
Loyola Marymount University -
Paper as Image
(1981), 1981
8
4
Malibu Art and Design -
Zuma Dume Series
(1981), 1981
8
5
Tom Luttrell Gallery -
Bruria: Transformation Series
(1981), 1980-1982
8
6
Meredith Niles Gallery -
Generation Series
(1982), 1981-1983
8
7
University of California, Irvine -
Tradition in Transition
(1982), 1981-1982
8
8
Gail Chase Gallery - Selections from
American Porcelain
(1983), 1983
8
9
Long Beach Museum of Art -
At Home
(1983), 1983
8
10
Museum of African American Art -
Icons and Images for Children of All Ages
(1983), 1983
8
11
Irvine Fine Arts Center -
Traces of Ritual
(1985), 1985
8
12
Skirball Museum -
Women and Spirituality: Contemporary Visions
(1985), 1985-1986
8
13
Bertha Urdang Gallery -
Bruria: Permutations of the letter "Aleph" and "A"
(1986), 1985-1986
8
14
Jewish Community Museum -
The Divine Chariot Series
(1986), 1986
8
15
Artworks Gallery -
Unique Books from the Divine Chariot Series
(1987), 1987
8
16
Artemisia Gallery -
Paintings and Drawings from the Divine Chariot Series
(1988), 1987-1988
8
17
Dublin/Wolf Center -
Jewish Artists: Permutations of the Letters Alef and A
(1989), 1989
8
18
Sherry Frumkin Gallery - Solo Show (1991), 1991-1992
8
19
Santa Monica Museum of Art -
Breaking Barriers
(1992), 1992
8
20
Traveling Exhibition -
Emigrant Abstraction
(1992), 1992-1993
8
21
Wilshire Boulevard Temple -
Jewish Artists of Southern California II
(1992), 1991-1992
8
22
Dusseldorf Stadtmuseum -
Across Time, Space and the Ages
(1992-1993), 1991-1993
Folders 26-27 contain 2 videocassettes (U-Matic) and folder 28 contains 2 electronic discs (DVD).
Oversized poster housed in OV 15.
8
23-28
Manhattan Friends of the Arts -
Coastal Abstractions
(1993), 1993
8
29
Yeshiva University Museum -
Xenophobia
Exhibition (1995), 1994-1995
8
30
Wignall Museum -
Exploring a Movement: Feminist Visions in Clay
(1995-1996), 1995
8
31
B'nai Brith Klutznick National Jewish Museum Show (1996), 1993-1996
8
32
California State Polytechnic University -
Open Book
(1996), 1996
8
33
Skirball Museum -
Blessings and Beginnings
(1996-1997), 1994-1998
8
34
Mill Gallery -
On Xenophobia and Walls
(1997), 1996-1997
8
35
Mill Gallery -
On Xenophobia and Walls
(1997), 1997
2 videocassettes (u-matic)
9
1-2
Arts, Inc. -
LA February 1999
(1999), 1998-1999
9
3
Denise Rogers Gallery Show (2000), 2000-2001
9
4
Jewish Federation Goldsmith Center Exhibition (2001-2002), 2001-2003
9
5
Track 16 Gallery -
Bruria Finkel: The Complete Aleph Series
(2009), 2008-2009
Folder 7 contains 10 electronic discs (5 CDs, 5 DVDs).
9
6-7
Annenberg Community Beach House Gallery -
Skyscrapes
(2012), 1997-2012
Includes 7 electronic discs (5 CDs, 2 DVDs).
9
8
Assorted Exhibition Recordings, circa 1992-circa 1998
1 electronic disc (dvd)
9
9
Oversized Dusseldorf Exhibition Poster from Box 8, Folder 23, 1991
OV 15
6.2:Curatorial Files, 2004-2012
DescriptionContainer
Arena 1 -
Santa Monica Originals
(2004-2005)
General Information, 2004-2005
9
10
Loan Forms and Exhibition Lists, 2004-2005
9
11
Artist Profiles, 2005
Folder 13 includes 3 electronic discs (CD).
9
12-13
Installation and Event Recordings, 2005
3 videocassettes (hi8)
9
14
Los Angeles and Ontario Airports Art Exhibition (2006-2007)
General Information, 2006-2007
9
15
Curatorial Contract, 2006
9
16
Artist Resumes and Loan Forms, 2006-2007
Includes 2 electronic discs (CD).
9
17
Notes and Mailings Lists, 2006-2007
9
18
Exhibition Photographs, 2006-2007
3 electronic discs (cd)
9
19
Track 16 Gallery -
Women Artists of Southern California: Then and Now
(2007)
General Information, 2006-2007
Folder 21 contains 3 electronic discs (2 CDs, 1 DVD).
9
20-21
Loan Forms, 2007
9
22
Track 16 Gallery -
Women Artists of Southern California: Then and Now
(2007)
Artist Statements, 2007
Includes 2 electronic discs (CD).
10
1
Artist Resumes, 2007
10
2-3
Exhibition Catalog, 2007
10
4
Opening and Events, 2007
10 electronic discs (dvd)
10
5
News Coverage, 2007
2 electronic discs (cd)
10
6
Photographs, 2007
1 electronic disc (dvd)
1 electronic disc (cd)
10
7
Santa Monica College -
Emphasis Santa Monica
(2008)
General Information, 2008
10
8
Artist Contracts and Loan Forms, 2008
10
9
Artist Correspondence and Portfolios, 2007-2008
Folder 10 Includes 6 electronic discs (CD), Folder 11 includes 1 electronic disc (CD).
10
10-11
Photographs, 2008
2 electronic discs (cd)
1 electronic disc (dvd)
10
12
Exhibition Installation Recording, 2008
1 electronic disc (dvd)
10
13
Breaking in Two: Provocative Visions of Motherhood
(2012)
General Information, 2009-2012
Includes 1 electronic disc (CD).
10
14
Fundraising, 2011-2012
10
15
Expenses, 2011-2012
10
16
Artist Statements, 2012
Includes 1 electronic disc (DVD).
10
17
Loan Forms and Price Lists, 2012
10
18
Loan Forms, 2011-2012
10
19
Research, 2009-2012
10
20
Artists Speaking about Work, 2008-2012
4 electronic discs (dvd)
10
21
Documentary, circa 2012
2 electronic discs (dvd)
1 electronic disc (cd)
10
22
Exhibition Catalog and Images, circa 2012
1 electronic disc (dvd)
1 electronic disc (cd)
10
23

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.