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Cosmos Andrew Sarchiapone papers, circa 1860-2011, bulk 1940-2011

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5.2: Exhibition and Performance Ephemera , 1950s-2000s
1.9 Linear feet
Box 9-11, 44

Material relating to exhibitions and performances dates from 1950s-2000s and are announcements; brochures and pamphlets; exhibition catalogs; press releases; pricelists; programs; playbills; and assorted material. Announcements, which include invitations and flyers, provide a comprehensive document of the New York art world over several decades, including exhibitions and performances at 112 Greene Street, OK Harris, Ronald Feldman Gallery, Light Gallery, Foto, the Kitchen, La Mama, and many more. Exhibition catalogs are from exhibitions on Andy Warhol, Willem de Kooning, and Jasper Johns. Catalogs from thematic exhibitions cover photography, ceramic arts, graphic arts, serial art, American art, and sculpture of the 1960s. Press releases and price lists document the exhibitions and performances of Cosmos and other artists. Programs represent theater and dance performances at both small venues including Westbeth, La Mama, The Bridge, Judson Memorial Church, and large venues like Carnegie Hall and The Metropolitan Opera. Playbills are for Broadway productions including Tom O'Horgan's productions of Hair and Jesus Christ Superstar, Off-Off Broadway productions, and dance performances including those by the Paul Taylor Dance Company. One folder of assorted exhibition and performance material includes artist biographies and mailings from galleries.
Description Container Select
Announcements, Cosmos, 1968-1980
9
13
Announcements, 1950s-1970s
Oversized announcements from 1970s housed in Box 44, Folder 7
9
14-19
Announcements, 1980s-2000s
Oversized announcements from 2000s housed in Box 44, Folder 7
10
1-9
Brochures and Pamphlets, 1960s-2000s
Oversized material housed in Box 44, Folder 7
10
10-11
Exhibition Catalogs, 1955-1960s
10
12-15
Exhibition Catalogs, 1970s-2003
11
1-5
Press Releases, Cosmos, 1970s
11
6
Press Releases, 1966-1999
11
7
Price Lists, Cosmos, 1970s
11
8
Price Lists, 1960s-2005
11
9
Programs, 1950s-1990s
Oversized material housed in Box 44, Folder 8
11
10-11
Playbills, 1970s
11
12-13
General, 1970s-2000s
11
14
Oversized Announcements, 1970s from Box 9, Folder 16
44
7
Oversized Announcements, 2000s from Box 10, Folder 9
44
7
Oversized Brochures from Box 10, Folder 10
44
7
Oversized Program, "9 Evenings: Art and Engineering" from Box 11, Folder 10
44
8

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