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Charles Ramsburg papers, 1959-2019

Ramsburg, Charles, 1942-

Sculptor, Artist

Collection Information

Size: 0.8 Linear feet 5.89 Gigabytes

Summary: The papers of artist Charles Ramsburg (1942- ) measure 0.8 linear feet and 5.89 GB, and date from 1959-2019. The collection documents Ramsburg's career and art practice through biographical material, correspondence, exhibition files, printed material, and photographic material. Some email correspondence, two video recordings and the bulk of the photographs are in digital form.

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles Ramsburg (1942- ) is an artist in New York City who creates sculptures and drawings related to the minutiae of nature. Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Ramsburg studied at the San Francisco Art Institute, University of Arizona, and University of California at Santa Barbara. He moved to New Mexico in 1970, and after several decades returned to the east coast. Ramsburg's work has been featured in exhibitions internationally, and he has been represented by Carter Burden Gallery in New York and Horwitch LewAllen Gallery in New Mexico.

Provenance

Donated to the Archives of American Art by Charles Ramsburg in 2017 and 2019.