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Center for International Contemporary Arts records, 1986-1993

Center for International Contemporary Arts


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet

Summary: Printed matter, including checklists, membership cards and information, and clippings; press kits about the Center and about British artist, David Olivant; two scrapbooks containing clippings and exhibition announcements on international artists such as Michael Kidner, Yayoi Kusama, David Olivant, Victor Pasmore, and Marc Vaux.

Biographical/Historical Note

Founded in 1986 as an information network and service regarding contemporary art, for the benefit of artists, scholars, and the general public. The Center's program included an electronic database, exhibitions and publications. Based in New York City, the organization closed in 1993.


Donated 1993 by Esa Epstein, former director of the Center.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Center for International Contemporary Arts records, 1986-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.