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Charles Ramsburg papers, 1959-2019

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as five series.

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1959-2017
1 Folder
Box 1

Biographical material includes a "talent test" completed by Ramsburg, an artist's statement, and photocopy of a cartoon. Also included is a promotional digital video recording for Carter Burden Network featuring Ramsburg at the Carter Burden Gallery.
Description Container Select
Biographical Material, 1959-circa 1993
1
1
Carter Burden Network (Carter Burden Gallery) 2017 Promotional Video, Digital Video Recording, 2017
0.05 Gigabytes
One computer file
ER06

Series 2: Correspondence , 1961-2019
2 Folders
Box 1

Correspondence includes letters and printed emails to and from friends, art dealers, and collectors. Also includes some email correspondence in digital form.
Description Container Select
Correspondence, 1961-2007
1
2
Correspondence, 2013-2017
1
3
Email Correspondence, Digital, 2018-2019
0.012 Gigabytes
93 computer files
ER07

Series 3: Exhibition Files , 1989-2005
0.3 Linear feet
Box 1

Exhibition files contain price lists, consignment agreements, correspondence, sales records, resumes, announcements, clippings, and one digital video recording documenting the exhibition at Chaos Gallery in Serbia. Dialogue in the video recording is in Serbian.
Description Container Select
Allene Lapides Gallery, 1989-1990
1
5
Horwitch LewAllen Gallery, 1993-1996
1
6
Budapesti Töréneti Múzeum, 1995-1996
1
7
Chaos Gallery, 2001-2005
Includes born-digital file, see ER01
1
8
Chaos Gallery, Digital Video Recording, 2005
3.86 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER01

Series 4: Printed Material , circa 1980-2018
0.2 Linear feet
Box 2

Printed material includes exhibition announcements and catalogs, clippings of reviews of Ramsburg's work, and four self-published books of artwork.
Description Container Select
Announcements, circa 1980-2018
2
1
Catalogs, circa 1980-2015
2
2
Clippings, circa 1985-2005
2
3
Self-published Books, 2010-2013
2
4

Series 5: Photographic Material , 1990-2017
0.2 Linear feet
Box 2

Photographic material consists of prints, slides, transparencies and digital images of Ramsburg's artwork, including his Icons of Nature and Pathing Sticks series.
Description Container Select
Prints, Slides, and Transparencies of Artwork, 1990s
2
5
"Shield Series, Lit. Icons, Mixed Media Sculpture, Metal Sculpture", 2006
0.528 Gigabytes
276 computer files
ER02
Icons of Nature, Walking Stick, and Pathing Stick Series, 2006-2013
0.891 Gigabytes
741 computer files
ER03
"Drawings, ICE", 2010
0.5 Gigabytes
10 computer files
ER04
Shadow Drawings, 2015-2017
0.03 Gigabytes
21 computer files
ER05

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.