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David S. Rubin papers, 1960-2017

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as 10 series.

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Series 1:Biographical Materials, 1969-2011
0.7 Linear feet
Box 1

The series includes 16 appointment books spanning from 1975-2011, curriculum vitae, guest books for farewell and Christmas parties in the 1980s, identification cards for places of employment and other memberships, and student records that include report cards from the University of California.
DescriptionContainer
Appointment Books, 1975-1977
2 books
1
1
Appointment Books, 1995
1
2
Appointment Books, 1997-1999
3 books
1
3-5
Appointment Books, 2000-2003
4 books
1
6-9
Appointment Books, 2005
1
10
Appointment Books, 2007-2011
5 books
1
11-15
Curriculum Vitae, circa 1996
1
16
Farewell Party, Guest Book, 1983
The guest book is for the "Moving Up" party on September 25, 1983 at the studio of Patty Sue Jones in Los Angeles.
1
17
Farewell Party, Photographs, 1983
1
18
Guest Book, Christmas Party, 1981
Includes a typed list of attendees at the home of Jean and Sy Edelstein, the location of the party.
1
19
Identification Cards, 1995-2000
1
20
Student Files, University of California, 1969
1
21

Series 2:Interviews, 1982-circa 2001
0.4 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

Five interviews with Rubin are with Jack Holcomb regarding Baziotes, Gary Lloyd on KCRW, with Wayne Thiebaud by Sharon Skolnick, and an interview regarding the exhibition Chelsea Rising.
DescriptionContainer
Rubin on KCRW, September-October 1982
1 sound cassette
1
22
Rubin on Baziotes by Jack Holcomb on Feedback on WEEU, May 19, 1987
1 sound cassette
1
23
Rubin and Gary Lloyd on KCRW, January 1983
1 sound cassette
1
24
Rubin and Wayne Thiebaud Interviewed by Sharon Skolnick on KPFA, September 16, 1985
1 sound cassette
2
1
Interview on Chelsea Rising Exhibition on WWND, circa 2001
1 sound cassette
2
2

Series 3:Correspondence, 1971-2017
3 Linear feet
Boxes 2-5, OV 28

Correspondence is with numerous curators, gallery directors, and other colleagues; artists; museums and galleries regarding exhibitions and projects; organizations regarding juror or panelist duties and schedules; University of California and Harvard University while Rubin was a student; former students, and includes letters of recommendation written by Rubin, mail art, and letters regarding Rubin's job searches.
DescriptionContainer
Albee, Edward, 1983-1988
2
3
American Association of Museums, 2003-2005
2
4
Anderson, Kurt, 1984
2
5
Annual Tennessee Williams Visual Arts Exhibition, 2002
2
6
Aristides Logothetis, circa 2001
2
7
Arizona Artists Guild (Juror), 1996
2
8
Arizona Biennial '95 (Juror), 1994-1995
2
9
Arizona Commission on the Arts (Panelist), 1995
2
10
Arizona State University Art Museum, 1994
2
11
Arizona State University Art Museum Docents, Regarding, 1997
2
12
Arizona State University MFA Alumni Exhibition (Juror), 1998
2
13
Arizona Women's Caucus for the Arts, 1996
Includes a list of artwork for a lecture.
2
14
Art in America, 1981-1986
2
15
Art Communication International (Juror), 1995-1996
2
16
Artforum, 1981-1985
2
17
Artists, 1978-1979
2
18
Artlink, Inc. (Juror), 1996-1997
2
19
Art Miami, 1996-1998
2
20
Art News, 1977-1983
2
21
Arts International Biennials, 2004
2
22
Arts Magazine, 1975-1984
2
23
Artweek, 1978-1982
Includes draft of Rubin's review of a William Baziotes retrospective exhibition.
2
24-25
Ashton, Dore, 1986
2
26
Barnes, Susan J., 1987-1993
2
27
Baziotes, Ethel, 1976-2005
2
28
Bell, Michael, 1984-1985
2
29
Berkson, Bill, 1985
2
30
Beyond War Organization, 1985-1986
2
31
Bihun, Luc and Marcela Torres, 1985
2
32
Birmingham Museum of Art Regarding Lecture, 2002-2003
2
33
Blaffer Gallery, 1986
2
34
Border's Film Event (Panelist), 1996
2
35
Bourbon St. Museum Erotic Gallery, Regarding, 2004
2
36
Brand, Ginna, 1995
2
37
Brothers, Leslie, 2005
2
38
Cavaliere, Barbara, 1986-1987
2
39
Centre for the Living Arts, 2001
2
40
Cervenak, Don Michael, 1980-2007
2
41-42
Chevron Corporation, 1986
2
43
Chubin, Linden, circa 1998
2
44
City of Phoenix International Youth Artists Competition (Judge), 1995
2
45
Claremont Graduate School, 1996
2
46
Clarke County Library District (Jurist), 1985
2
47
Coe, Kathryn, 1996
2
48
College Art Association Annual Conference, "Painting as World" (Panelist), 2005
2
49
Contemporary Art Center (Hawaii), 1984-1985
2
50
Contemporary Arts Museum (Houston), 1986
2
51
Curators, 1979-1983
2
52
Dancyger, Ruth, 1996
2
53
Dempsey, Terrence, 1985
2
54
Detroit Institute of Arts, 1986
2
55
Doggett, Lucy, 1995
2
56
Dooky Chase Art Symposia (Panelist), 2001
2
57
Drawing Conclusions: Work by Artist-Critics Exhibition, Regarding, 2003
2
58
Edith C. Blum Art Institute, 1984
2
59
E.I.O. Gallery Morality Exhibition (Juror), 1995
2
60
E.I.O. Gallery Morality Exhibition, 1995
28
Eleven East Ashland Gallery, 1996-1997
2
61
Eliasof, Louise, 2002
2
62
Exhibition Management, Inc., 1997-1999
2
63
Falk, Jeff and Annie Lopez, circa 1998
2
64
Fan Mail, 1976-2013
2
65-67
Faunce, Sarah, 1983
2
68
Fine Arts Museum of Long Island (FAMLI), 1988-1989
2
69
Flag Documentary, Regarding, 1999
2
70
Former Students, 1979-1984
2
71
Fox, Howard, 1985
2
72
Frank, Peter, 1981-1984
2
73
Friedman, Ken, 1985
Includes an appraisal statement for Bowles and Hopkins Gallery.
2
74
Galeria Mesa (Juror), 1995-1996
2
75
Garonne: Le Festival (Toulouse, France), 2000-2001
2
76
Garver, Tom (Madison Art Center), 1985-1986
2
77
Gates, Jeff (ArtFBI), 1991
2
78
General, 1978-2017
3
1-15
Georgia State University Regarding Eyedrum, 2005
3
16
Gerardo, Carolyn, 1982-1984
3
17
Goldman, Edward, 1985
3
18
Gordon, Joni, 1976-1996
3
19
Guggenheim Museum, 1976
3
20
Gund, Agnes, 1994-2005
3
21
Harvard University, 1974-1982
3
22
Herald Examiner, 1982
3
23
Hobbs, Robert C., 1978-1986
3
24
Hoffeld, Jeffrey, 1975
3
25
Holo, Selma, 1982-1986
3
26
Hudson, Dennis and Nancy Noble, circa 1983
3
27
Insight: Art Panel, 1995-1997
3
28
International Association of Art Critics (AICA-USA), 1994-1996
Includes announcements about Rubin's career.
3
29
Irwin, James R., 1992
3
30
Jacobson, Bud, 1995
3
31
J.B. Speed Art Museum, 1996-1997
3
32
Job Search, 1977-1990
3
33-40
Job Search, 1994-2016
4
1-4
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, 1986
4
5
Jungermann, Eric and Eva, 1999
4
6
Junker, Howard, 1984
4
7
Juries/Judging, Regarding , 1993
4
8-9
Kahan, Mitchell, circa 1993
4
10
Komac, Dennis, 1983-1984
4
11
Knowles, Elizabeth (Betsy), 1987-1997
4
12
Kulesh, Janet, 1982-1983
4
13
Kwon, Sun-Hee J., 1991-1992
4
14
Laguna Art Museum, 1981-1992
4
15
Lane, John, 1986
4
16-17
Lee, Fred, 2008
Includes digital prints of the Florence Biennale.
4
18
Letters of Recommendation by Rubin, 1977-1996
4
19-21
Letters of Recommendation by Rubin and Others, 1997-1999
4
22
Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Inc., 1981-1983
4
23
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1974-1985
4
24
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, 1985
4
25
Los Angeles Times, 1981-1983
4
26
Los Angeles Visual Arts Event Committee, 1983
4
27
Management Consultants for the Arts, Inc., 1994
4
28
MARS Artspace, 1996
4
29
Marshall, Jonathan, 1999-2000
4
30
Mayer, Joyce, 2004-2016
4
31
Mayo, Marti, 1999-2000
4
32
McCallum, Donald F., 1971-1977
4
33
Mentoring, Regarding, 2005
4
34
Menzies, Neil, 1982
4
35
Michigan State University, 1986
4
36
Miedzinski, Charles, circa 1982
4
37
Miller, Tressa R. Regarding Nestle Corporation, 1993
4
38
Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 1995-1996
4
39
Modern Masters Lecture, Regarding, 2005
4
40
Monaghan, Kathleen, 1982-1986
4
41
Mongan, Agnes, 1977-1985
4
42-43
Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, 1981-1986
4
44
Nahas, Dominique, 2000
4
45
Nathan, Jeanne, 2001
4
46
National Endowment for the Arts, Office of Council and Panel Operations, 1992-1998
4
47
Nature Conservancy, Regarding, undated
4
48
Nesbitt, Perry, 1993
4
49
The New Museum, 1978-1983
4
50
Newport Harbor Art Museum, 1979-1986
Includes writings by Rubin.
4
51
New Orleans Review of Art, 2003-2004
4
52
Nominations for Arts Awards, Regarding, 1984-1986
4
53
Nosenzo, Dorothy, 1986
4
54
Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition (Juror), 1999
4
55
Ollman, Leah, 1981-1998
4
56
Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (Juror), 1996
Includes material on the exhibition Left, Right, and Center.
4
57
Orange County Museum of Art, 1997
4
58
Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design, 1981-1982
4
59
Peppe, Michael, 1987
4
60
Perreault, John, 1984
4
61
Peter Norton Family Foundation, 2001-2003
4
62
Phoenix Arts Commission (Panel), 1997
4
63
Pinegar, Richard, undated
4
64
Poe, Barbara, 1982
4
65
Portland Art Museum, 1996
4
66
Publications, 1978-1981
4
67
Publishers, 1991-1993
4
68
Rand, Harry, 1980-1983
4
69
Robbins, Daniel, 1973-1980
4
70
Rose, Andrew, 1994
4
71
Rose, Barbara, 1981
4
72
Rubin, William, Regarding, 1975
4
73
Ruda, Jeff, 1977-2005
4
74
Rudenstine, Angelica, 1976-1985
4
75
Sale, Gregory, circa 1992
4
76
San Francisco Chronicle, 1984-1985
4
77
San Francisco Arts Commission, 1986
4
78
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1986
4
79
Sarangoulis, Nancy, 1993
4
80
Sattler, Paul, 1993
4
81
Schoebel, Henry, 2002
4
82
Scholder, Fritz, circa 1995
4
83
Scripps College, 1997
4
84
Seattle Art Museum, 1979
4
85
Seattle Arts Commission, 1995
4
86
Senior Eye Gallery, 1984
4
87
Shane, Steve, 1999
4
88
Shearer, Linda, 1982-1985
4
89
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2003-2004
4
90
Society for the Encouragement of Contemporary Art (SECA), 1984-1985
4
91
Society for Photographic Education 1999 National Conference, 1998-1999
4
92
Spirit of the Senses, 1995-1997
4
93
Spongelab, 2000
4
94
Steadman, David, 1977-2004
4
95
Sullivan, Missy, 1981-1985
4
96
Talalay, Marjorie, circa 1993
4
97
Tarshis, Jerome, 1984
4
98
Travel to Dallas, Regarding, 1984
4
99
University of Arizona Regarding Lecture, 1995-1996
4
100
University of California Los Angeles, 1968-1972
Includes grade cards and letters from graduate schools.
5
1
University of Colorado in Boulder, 1986
5
2
University of New Hampshire in Durham, 1986
5
3
University of New Iowa Museum of Art, 1986
5
4
Utah Arts Council (Juror), 1995
5
5
Wachs, Joel, 1982-1986
5
6
Wajahat, Waqas, 1994-1999
5
7
Weisman, Marcia, 1978-1985
5
8-9
Westridge Alumnae Association Regarding Art Alliance Pasadena Seminar, 1981
5
10
Wayne, June, 1986
5
11
Whitney Museum of American Art Regarding Symposium, 1979
5
12
Wye, Deborah, 1977
5
13
Xie, Xiaoze, 2000
5
14
Zeitlin, Marilyn, 1999
5
15
Zerner, Henri, 1975-1994
5
16
Zlotnick, Diana, 1982-1985
Includes issues of Newsletter on the Arts.
5
17

Series 4:Writing Projects and Notes, 1970-2010
1 Linear foot
Boxes 5-6, 27

The series contains student work including Rubin's unfinished Ph.D. dissertation research and manuscript while at Harvard University on automatism in New York from 1939 to 1946, class work, and student papers. Other writing projects, such as articles, essays, and a book project include three electronic discs, one floppy disk, nine sound recordings, correspondence, research material, manuscripts and drafts, contracts, and photographs. Also included are notes, artwork and slide lists for lectures, and a written memorial for Anselm Talalay.
The series is divided into two subseries.
  • 4.1: Student Work, 1970-circa 1980
  • 4.2: Other Work, 1979-2010
4.1:Student Work, 1970-circa 1980
DescriptionContainer
Class Work, Methodology, 1972
5
18
Class Work, Seminar on National Gallery in London and Guggenheim, 1973
5
19-20
Class Work, History of Museums and Collecting, 1973
5
21
Class Work, Seminar on Theo van Doesburg, 1973
5
22-24
Class Work, Seminar on Artist and the Museum, 1974
5
25
PhD Dissertation, Outline, circa 1980
5
26
PhD Dissertation, Chapter 1, circa 1980
5
27
PhD Dissertation, Chapter 2, circa 1980
5
28
PhD Dissertation, Chapter 3, circa 1980
5
29
PhD Dissertation, Chapter 4, circa 1980
5
30
PhD Dissertation, Research Notebooks, circa 1975-1982
7 books
5
31-34
PhD Dissertation, Research Notes on William Baziotes, circa 1980
5
35
PhD Dissertation, Research Notes, circa 1980
5
36
PhD Dissertation, Correspondence, 1975-1981
5
37
Student Papers, 1970-1972
6
1
4.2:Other Work, 1979-2010
DescriptionContainer
Article, "The Human Touch in Contemporary Sculpture: The Continuing Vision of Eva Hesse," Focus on Art Manuscript, 1997
6
2
Article, Images and Issues Magazine Drafts, 1981-1982
6
3
Book Project, Frederick R. Weisman Collection, 2002
6
4
Essay, "Age-Old Newness: Reflections on the South Carolina Triennial", 2000-2001
6
5
Essay, "A Collection of the Senses" (Besthoff Collection), 2004-2005
Includes one electronic disc.
6
6
Essay, "Darcy Gerbarg and the Reinvention of Abstract Art", 1989
6
7
Essay, "Faith Ringgold's The Dinner Quilt", 1991
6
8
Essay, "Keeping the Family Alive: The Conceptual Imagery of Marilyn Lanfear", circa 2009
6
9
Essay, "Los Angeles Art Scene", 1983
6
10
Essay Project, "The Meaning is the Message: Reflections on the Art of Guston, Traylor, Basquiat and Komarin" for John McEnroe Gallery, 1996
Includes one floppy disk.
6
11
Essay, "Nancy Miller - An Artist for Survival", 1988
6
12
Essay, Roman Dziadkiewicz Exhibition for SPACES World Artists Program, 2005
Includes two electronic discs.
6
13
Essay, Saratoga Collection New Orleans, 2010
6
14
Essays by James Hugunin, circa 1981
6
15
Lecture on Automatism and 20th Century Art at Jan Baum Gallery, 1981
1 sound cassette
6
16
Lecture, "Lee Krasner as Abstract Expressionist" at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1984
1 sound cassette
6
17
Lectures, Pasadena Art Alliance Series, 1981
7 sound cassettes
6
18
Lecture, Wallace Berman - Digital Prints of Lecture Images, circa 1995
6
19
Lists, Artwork for "Beauty and the Beast" Lecture, circa 1995
6
20
List, Artwork for "Technology's Impact on 20th Century Art" Lecture, circa 1995
6
21
List, Slides for Unidentified Lecture, circa 1980s
6
22
List, Artwork for "Symbolism and Controversy in Contemporary Art" Lecture, circa 1995
6
23
Memorial for Anselm Talalay, 1994
6
24
Notebook, circa 2000
6
25
Notes, Americans in Paris: The 50s Exhibition, 1979
6
26
Notes, Artists in Roading Exhibition, circa 1987
6
27
Notes, Curatorial Positions, circa 1990
6
28
Notes, Ellen Levy and CAA Grant, undated
6
29
Notes, Regarding Essay Requirements, undated
6
30
Notes, Exhibition Idea Themes, circa 1986
6
31
Notes, Motorized Sculpture Exhibition, 1988
6
32
Notes, Proposal on Artwork at Mobil, AL Courthouse, 2003
6
33
Notes, Proposal on Artwork at Mobil, AL Courthouse, 2003
27
1

Series 5:Artist Files, 1960-2015
15 Linear feet
Boxes 6-20, 27, OV 28

Files for artists consist of 35 electronic discs, 3 sound recordings, 1 video recording, correspondence, resumes, photographs and slides of artwork, biographical information on artists, notes by Rubin describing artwork and exhibitions, and printed materials. The correspondence reveals Rubin's professional, and often personal, relationships with the artists.
DescriptionContainer
Abakanowicz, Magdalena, 1990
6
34
Abeles, Kim, 1988-2005
6
35-36
Aber, Richard, circa 1983
6
37
Acconci, Vito, circa 1990
6
38
Adkins, Terry, 1992-1993
6
39
Adley, James, 1999-2003
6
40
Albuquerque, Lita, 1985-2001
6
41
Alexander, Vikky, 1992-1997
6
42
Alf, Eddie, 1982-1989
6
43
Alf, Martha, 1975-1990
6
44-46
Alf, Martha, circa 1980-2004
7
1-5
Al-Hilali, Neda, 1979-1986
7
6
Allen, Terry, circa 1994
7
7
Alpert, Richard, 1984-1986
7
8
Alvarez, D-L, circa 2000
7
9
Amico, David, 1981-1982
7
10
Anderson, Laurie, 1994-1995
7
11
Anderson, Laurie, 1994-1995
27
2
Anno, Kim, 1991
7
12
Antrim, Craig, 1981-1986
7
13
Apple, Jacki, 2003-2004
7
14
Amdur, Margery, 1993-2006
Includes two electronic discs.
7
15
Arbus, Diane, 1993
7
16
Armleder, John, 1995-1998
7
17
Arneson, Robert, 1990
7
18-19
Aronow, Adria, 1990-1991
7
20
Artist Voice Recordings, circa 1990s
Includes a typed list of artist's names, one electronic disc, and two sound cassettes.
7
21
Attie, Dotty, 1989-1990
7
22
Ayhens, Olive, 1988-1995
7
23-24
Azaceta, Luis Cruz, 1991-2002
7
25-26
Bachardy, Don, 1980-1982
7
27
Ball, Barry X, 1990-1993
7
28
Barron, Slater, circa 1985-1996
7
29-31
Basquiat, Jean-Michel, 1994
7
32
Baziotes, William, 1978
28
Beattie, Drew, 1985
7
33
Beldner, Lynn, 1986-1998
7
34-35
Benes, Barton Lidice, 2002
7
36
Benjamin, Clifford K., 1982-circa 1995
7
37-38
Bennett, Ridgeway, 1990
7
39
Bermann-Enn, Beate, 1984
7
40
Berman, Wallace, 1990-1995
7
41-42
Berthot, Jake, circa 1990
7
43
Bevilacqua, Michael, 1993-1997
7
44
Bieber, Lorna, circa 2000
8
1
Birch, Willie, 2004
8
2
Birk, Sandow, 1992-1997
8
3
Bishop, Jacqueline, 1988-2008
8
4
Blake, Nayland, 1994-1995
8
5
Blake, Peter, 1994-1995
8
6
Bleckner, Ross, circa 2000
8
7
Bocanegra, Suzanne, 1990-1994
8
8
Bolande, Jennifer, 1994-1995
8
9
Boshier, Derek, 1995-1997
8
10
Botts, Gregory, circa 1996-2003
8
11
Bourgeois, Douglas, 2001-2006
8
12
Bovenzi, Eva, 1993-1998
8
13-15
Bovo, Giuseppe, 1991-1992
8
16
Bowling, Katherine, 1993
8
17-18
Boyce, Roger, 1984-2002
8
19-20
Boyd, Blake, circa 2000
8
21-22
Breakey, Kate, 2003-2004
8
23
Briscoe, Steve, 1986-1997
8
24-25
Brooke, Pegan, 1984
8
26
Brooks, Ellen, 1987-1995
8
27-29
Brouwer, Bert, 1988-1997
8
30
Brown, Carol, 1993
8
31
Brown, Joan, 1984-1986
8
32
Brunson, Jamie, 1984-1985
8
33
Buchanan, Nancy, circa 1981-2005
Includes two electronic discs.
8
34-36
Burkhardt, Hans, 1993-1996
8
37
Burson, Nancy, 1992
8
38
Burwell, Charles, 1987
8
39
Butler, Jim, 1994
8
40
Card, Greg S., 1983
8
41
Carlson, Cynthia, 1989-2007
8
42
Carter, Ann, 1984-1986
8
43
Carvalho, Josely, 1991
8
44
Chamberlain, John, 1995
8
45
Chan, Gaye, 1995
8
46
ChanSchatz, 2003-2004
8
47
Chapman, Timothy, circa 2000
8
48
Charlesworth, Sarah, 1991
9
1
Chase, Colin, 2002-2003
9
2
Chin, Mel, 1989-1996
9
3-4
Christensen, Les, 2002-2005
9
5
Clark, Larry, 1994
9
6
Cleveland, Buster, 1991-circa 1995
Includes mail art by Cleveland.
9
7-8
Cobb, James, 1999-2000
9
9
Coe, Sue, circa 1990
9
10-11
Cohen, Helen, 1994-1997
9
12
Cole, Willie, 1992-2003
9
13-14
Collins, Dan, 1995-1998
9
15
Colvin, Clayton, 2005-2006
9
16
Conal, Robbie, 1992-1997
9
17
Conrad, Paul, circa 1985
9
18
Cook, Jeffrey, 1997-2004
9
19-20
Cook, Michael, 2002
9
21
Copley, William, 1993-1996
9
22
Cotton, Paul, 1976-1984
9
23
Coyne, Petah, 1989-2007
9
24-27
Cranston, Meg, 1991-1996
9
28
Craven, Ann, 2002-2004
9
29
Crespo, George, 1991-1993
9
30
Crespo, Michael, 2002-2003
9
31
Cutler-Shaw, Joyce, 1984
9
32
Cutrone, Ronnie, 1993
9
33
Czappa, William, 1982-2007
9
34-36
Czarnopys, Tom, 1992
9
37
Dater, Judy, 1986
9
38
Davidson, Deborah, 1981
9
39
Davis, Michael, 1980
9
40
Dean, Nat, 1984-1987
9
41
de Berge Lange, Janet, circa 1999
9
42
DeFeo, Jay, 1984
9
43
Diebenkorn, Richard, 1981
9
44
Dill, Laddie, 1978-1981
9
45
Dion, Mark, 2003
9
46
Dixon, Frank, 1982
9
47
Dongoski, Craig, 2004
Includes 12 electronic discs.
9
48-49
dos Santos, Jonas, 1991-1992
9
50
Drake, James, 2003-2004
10
1
Dreager, Jacqueline, 1982-1984
10
2
Dresser, Dean, 1984-1985
10
3
Dunn, Alison, 1999-2004
10
4
Dwyer, Nancy, 1994-1999
10
5-6
Edelstein, Barbara, 1985-1991
10
7
Edelstein, Bruce, 1981-1991
10
8-10
Edelstein, Jean, circa 1985
10
11-14
Edelstein, Sy, 1985-2001
10
15
Edlund, Peter, 2003
Includes one electronic disc.
10
16
Edwards, Marianne, circa 1985
10
17
Egan, Courtney, 2006
Includes one electronic disc.
10
18
English, Ron, circa 1993
10
19
Ericson, Kate and Mel Ziegler, 1993
10
20
Erman, Bruce, 1984-1992
10
21
Estes, Merion, 1983-1989
10
22
Evans, Nancy, circa 1981
10
23
Evans, Ned, 1977-1978
10
24
Evergon, circa 1990
10
25
Evren, Robert, circa 1985
10
26
Fahlen, Chuck, 1987
10
27
Fahr, Barry, 1982
10
28
Falkenstein, Claire, 1960-1987
10
29-30
Feldman, Bella, 1985
10
31
Felice, Jory, 1995
10
32
Fernandez, Carlee, circa 2002
10
33
Fiorello, Sabato, 1982-1984
10
34
Fish, C.C., circa 1990
Includes illustrated letters and cards.
10
35-36
Fiskin, Judy, 1993
11
1
Fitzpatrick, George, 1995-1996
11
2
Flack, Robert, 1991
11
3
Floyd, Nancy, 2002-2005
11
4
Ford, Gordon Onslow, 1976-1983
11
5
Ford, Walton, 2000-2003
11
6
Fox, Jason, 1994
11
7
Fox, Marilyn J., 1990
11
8
Frank, Robert, 1993-1994
11
9
Freeman, Janice, 2009
11
10
Fried, Nancy, 1981-1993
11
11-12
Frisby, Tim, circa 2004
Includes one electronic disc.
11
13
Fritzius, Harry, 1984-1986
11
14
Fritzius, Harry, 1984-1986
27
2
Galczenski, Marian, 1986
11
15
Gerbarg, Darcy, circa 1990
11
16-17
Gertjejansen, Doyle, 2006
11
18
Gilbert and George, 1991
11
19
Gingerich, Jim, 1995
11
20
Giroux, Suzanne, 1990-1995
11
21
Giusti, Karin, circa 2004
11
22
Godwin, Shawn, 1992
11
23
Godwin, Shawn, 1992
27
2
Gold, Stuart, 1986
11
24
Golub, Leon, 1994
11
25
Goode, Joe, circa 1981
11
26
Goodman, Jeff, 1984
11
27
Gordin, Misha, circa 1992
11
28
Gottlieb, Adolph, 1999
11
29
Gran Fury Collective, 1994
11
30
Green, Frank, 1993
11
31
Gregory, Michael, 1984
11
32
Grieger, Scott, 1995
11
33
Grooms, Red, circa 1990
11
34
Guerilla Art Action Group, 1996
11
35
Gutkin, Peter, 1984
11
36
Haacke, Hans, 1991
11
37
Hafif, Marcia, 1991
11
38
Hall, D.J., 1981-2001
11
39
Hall, Diane, 1984-1985
11
40
Halley, Peter, 1994-1998
11
41
Halloway, Scott, 1985
11
42
Hamilton, Richard, 1995
11
43
Hammerness, Larry, 1994-1995
11
44
Hammons, David, circa 1991
11
45-46
Handelsman, Bruce, 1984
11
47
Haring, Keith, 1990
11
48
Harkness, Madden, 1985
11
49
Hart, Gordon, 1990-1991
11
50
Harvey, Don, 1992
11
51
Haub, Christian, 1997
11
52
Hawkins, Richard, 1993-1994
11
53
Hayashi, Masumi, circa 1992
11
54-55
Haynes, Sandy, 1983-1998
11
56
Hedrick, Wally, 1985
11
57
Helnwein, Gottfried, 1995-1997
11
58
Hemmerdinger, William, 1981-1983
11
59
Henderson, Victor, 1981
11
60
Hepper, Carol, 1992-2003
11
61-63
Herdmann, David, 1990-2004
11
64-65
Herman, Roger, 1983
11
66
Herms, George, 1981-1993
11
67-68
Hershman, Lynn, 1984
11
69
Hess, Peter, 1983-1985
12
1
Hirsch, Gilah, 1983
12
2
Hogin, Laurie, 2000-2003
12
3
Homler, Anna, 1981-2000
12
4
horea, 2005
12
5
Horn, Roni, 2002-2003
12
6
Houston, Bruce, 1981-2002
12
7
Hovland, Charles, 1990
12
8
Howard, Mark, 1993-2005
12
9
Howe, Laura, 1992-1998
12
10
Hudson, Robert, 1983-1985
12
11-13
Hussong, Randy, 1994-1995
12
14
Hutchinson, Susan, 1993-1999
12
15
Hyams, Leigh, 1984-1985
12
16
Indiana, Robert, 1993
12
17
IRWIN Group, circa 1990
12
18
Janowich, Ron, 1990-1991
12
19
Jarrell, Joe, 1994-1995
12
20
Jimenez, Luis, circa 1993
12
21
Johns, Jasper, 1993-1994
12
22
Johnson, Mark, 1983-1990
12
23-24
Johnson, Ray, 1995
12
25
Johnsonson, Doug, 1982-1983
12
26
Jones, John Paul, 1980
12
27
Jones, Mary, 1983-1985
12
28
Jones, Mary Ann, 1994-1997
12
29
Jones, Patty Sue, 1983-1992
12
30-31
Kahn, Steve, circa 1980
12
32
Kamrowski, Gerome, 1979-1980
12
33
Kasten, Barbara, 1993
12
34
Katchadourian, Nina, 2002-2003
12
35
Kearns, Jerry, 1994-1995
12
36
Kelley, Mike, 1995
12
37
Kent, Claude, 1978
12
38
Kerstein, Vivian and Bill Mahan, circa 1980
12
39
Kerstein, Vivian, 1980-1987
12
40
Kessler, Jon, 1991-1994
12
41
Kessler, Michael, 1992-1993
12
42
Kessler, Michael, 1995-2006
13
1-2
Kiberd, James, 1994-1999
13
3
Kienholz, Edward and Nancy, 1988-1993
13
4-5
Kienholz, Edward, 1993-1994
13
6
Kitchel, Karen, 1982-1998
13
7
Kline, Franz, circa 1977
13
8
Kohout, Audra, circa 1995-2003
13
9-10
Koons, Jeff, 1994-1995
13
11
Kos, Paul, 1987-1995
13
12
Krasner, Lee, 1983-1984
13
13
Krasnow, Andrew, 1990-1997
13
14
Krebs, Patsy, 1990-1993
13
15
Kristin, Karen, 1984
13
16
Kroll, David, 2002-2004
13
17
Kruger, Barbara, 1995
13
18
Kuivila, Ron, 1991-1992
13
19
Kushner, Robert, 1984-1988
13
20
Labelle, Charles, 1994-1998
13
21
Lang, Gary, 1997-1998
13
22
Larmon, Kevin, 1993-1995
13
23
Lasarow, Bill, 1981-2008
13
24
Lawler, Louise, 1989-1991
13
25
LeClaire, Kirk, 1985-2002
13
26-27
Lederer, Carrie, 1985-1986
13
28
Leeson, Tom, 1980-1986
13
29
Leibovitz, Annie, 1994
13
30
Leibowitz, Cary, circa 1994
13
31
Lemieux, Annette, 1988-1996
13
32-34
Leonard, Zoe, 1991
13
35
Leslie, Alfred, 1984-1995
13
36-37
Letscher, Lance, 2003
13
38
Liashkov, Peter, 1981-2001
13
39-41
Liashkov, Peter, 1994
28
Linton, Meg, 2005
13
42
Lipski, Donald, 1989-1999
13
43-45
Lloyd, Gary, 1982-1984
13
46-47
Lloyd, Mike, 1981-1983
13
48
Loderstedt, Michael, 1991-1992
13
49
Long, Jeff, 1984-1994
13
50-51
Longo, Robert, 1991-1995
13
52-53
Longobardi, Pam, 2003-2004
13
54
Lucas, Craig, 1994-1995
13
55
Lucier, Mary, 1989-1993
14
1
Maciunas, George, 1988-1993
14
2
Madsen, Loren, 2011-2013
14
3
Magenta, Muriel, 1978-1981
14
4
Mainor, Leonard, 1999
14
5
Mapplethorp, Robert, circa 1994
14
6-7
Marcus, Paul, 1991-1992
14
8
Marika, Denise, 1983-1984
14
9
Marioni, Tom, 1981-1984
14
10
Marshall, Jane, 1990-2016
14
11-12
Marshall, Kerry James, 1995-2000
14
13
Marshall, Robert, 1997-1999
14
14
Martinez Celaya, Enrique, 2001-2002
14
15
Matzko, Claudia, 1994
14
16
Maul, Tim, 1990-1998
14
17
Maxim, David, 1986-1991
14
18-19
Mayer, Joyce, circa 2010
Includes six electronic discs.
14
20-23
Mayer, Joyce, circa 2010
27
2
Mayer, Robert, 1990-2000
14
24-25
McCoy, Ann, 1989
14
26
McDowell, Timothy, 1994-1996
14
27
Meatyard, Ralph Eugene, 1994
14
28
Méndez, Rebeca, 2012
14
29
Meredith, Ann, 1991
14
30
Merola, Geanna, 1992-1993
14
31
Merrick, Thom, 1991-1997
14
32
Mesa-Bains, Amalia, circa 1993
14
33-34
Mesches, Arnold, 1982-2012
Includes three electronic discs.
14
35-38
Mesches, Arnold, circa 1990s
28
Messager, Annette, 1990
14
39
Messer, Sam, 1988-1991
14
40
Michelson, Alan, 2002-2004
14
41
Miller, Scott, circa 1980
14
42
Miller, Steve, 1990-1994
14
43
Millett, Kate, 1994-1995
14
44
Milow, Keith, 1989-1997
15
1-2
Mock, Jane, 1983-1986
15
3
Mollura, Carlos, 2002-2004
15
4
Montag, Daro, 1997
15
5
Montilla, Julia, 2003
Includes one electronic disc.
15
6
Moore, John, 1996
15
7
Morgana, Aimee, circa 1994
15
8
Morphesis, Jim, 1986-2003
15
9-12
Morrel, Marc, 1994
15
13
Moss, Susan, 1977-1979
15
14
Murch, Anna, 1986-1987
15
15
Murray, Elizabeth, 1995
15
16
Murrill, Gwynn, 1982-1987
15
17
Nagatani, Patrick, 1994-1995
15
18
Neivert, Matteo, 2005-2007
15
19
Nelson, Barry, 1985
15
20
Nelson, Barry, 1985
27
2
Nelson, Joan, 1985-1996
15
21
Newkirk, Scott, 1984
15
22
Newman, John, 1993
15
23
Norton, Cynthia, 1991-1994
15
24
Nosenza, Dorothy Elizabeth, 1984-1986
15
25
Ochman, Jim, 1984-1988
15
26
Odenbach, Marcel, 1991-1994
15
27
Oginz, Richard, 1983
15
28
Okulick, John, 1980
15
29
Oldenburg, Claes, circa 1994
15
30
Opie, Julian, 1994-1995
15
31
Oppenheim, Dennis, circa 1994
15
32
Ormai, Ted, 1985-2001
15
33-34
Oropallo, Deborah, 1984-1991
15
35-36
Orr, Eric, 1993
15
37
Otterson, Joel, 1994-1997
15
38
Outhwaite, David, 1985
15
39
Ox, Jack, circa 1986
15
40
Paik, Nam Jun, 1985-1997
15
41-42
Parker, Robert Miles, 1980-1983
15
43
Parr, Justin, 2007
15
44
Paschke, Ed, 1991
15
45
Passanise, Gary, 1993
15
46
Patton-Ezelle, Virgie, 1996
15
47
Pekoc, Christopher, 1993-2001
15
48
Pell, Susan, circa 1989
15
49
Peretti, Sibylle and Stephen Paul Day, 2003-2007
15
50
Pérouème, Sylvie, 1997
15
51
Pessler, Anthony, 1999-2010
15
52-54
Pettibon, Raymond, 1995-1997
15
55
Pfahl, John, circa 1991
15
56
Phillips, Jay, 1973-1983
15
57
Pixley, Anne Flaten, circa 1984
16
1
Plummer, Anne Scott, 1981-1985
16
2
Pollock, Jackson, 1979
Includes a manuscript about Pollock by Rubin.
16
3
Porter, Amy Jean, 2002-2003
16
4
Posner, Richard, 1995-1999
16
5
Pratchenko, Paul, 1986
16
6
Preston, Astrid, 1984-1985
16
7
Prince, Jeff, 1980-1998
16
8
Prince, Richard, circa 1994
16
9
Prouveur, Jean-Marc, circa 1985
16
10
Provisor, Janis, 1992-1995
16
11-12
Pruitt-Early (Robert Pruitt/Jack Early), 1994
16
13
Pujol, Ernesto, 2002-2003
16
14
Pundyk, Anne Sherwood, 1982-2001
16
15-16
Quaytman, Harvey, 1988-1990
16
17
Raciti, Cherie, 1987
16
18
Radawec, Bill, 2005-2007
16
19
Rahmani, Aviva, 1983-2000
16
20-21
Rainer, Arnulf, circa 1990
16
22
Rainer, Arnulf, 1990
28
Rand, Archie, 1994-2001
16
23-24
Rapoport, Sonya, 1983-1986
16
25
Rapoport, Sonya, 1983-1986
28
Rath, Alan, 1991-1994
16
26
Rauchman, Jamie, 2001
16
27
Richards, Bruce, 1979-1982
16
28
Rife, Randall, 1984
16
29
Rigacci, Bruno, 1988-1989
16
30
Rigacci, Bruno, 1988-1989
27
2
Ringgold, Faith, 1991-1998
16
31
Ripley, Rick, 1981-1982
16
32
Rivers, Larry, 1988-1996
16
33-34
Robbins, Tasha, 1986-2004
16
35
Robinson, David, 1995
16
36
Rocha, Randolfo, 1989
16
37
Roche-Rabell, Arnaldo, 1991-1992
16
38
Rockman, Alexis, 2002-2003
16
39
Rodart, George, 1980-1983
16
40
Roehl, Richard Ralph, 1981-1998
16
41-45
Roeth, Winston, 1991
17
1
Rolfe, Nigel, 1993
17
2
Roman, Mel, 1998-1999
17
3
Rosen, James, 1984-1991
17
4
Rosenthal, Rachel, circa 1982
17
5
Ross, Richard, 1989-1991
17
6
Rothenberg, Erika, 1994-1996
17
7
Rovner, Michal, 2003
17
8
Rubin, Ed, circa 1980-2007
17
9-12
Rupp, Christy, 1992-1993
17
13
Ruscha, Ed, circa 1995
17
14
Ryan, Liza, 1997-2003
17
15
Saar, Alison, 1992-1995
17
16-17
Sakoguchi, Ben, 1980-2006
17
18-19
Salerno, Michael Richard, 1982-2004
17
20-21
Sallin, Sandra, 1984-1985
17
22
Salvest, John, 2002-2003
17
23
Sanchez, Juan, 1989-1992
17
24
Sandel, Randye, 1983-1986
17
25
Santore, Joseph, 2000
17
26
Sapien, Darryl, 1985
17
27
Saul, Peter, 1964-1992
17
28
Saunders, Raymond, 1981-2007
17
29-30
Savinar, Tad, 1985
17
31
Scanga, Italo, circa 1980
17
32
Scharf, Kenny, 1992
17
33
Schiffmacher, Robert, circa 1982
17
34
Schipper, Merle, 1979-1993
17
35
Schleh, Karoline, 2002-2004
Includes one sound cassette.
17
36
Schneider, Gary, 1992
17
37
Schoebel, Henry Leo, 1995-2007
Includes one electronic disc.
17
38-39
Schuck, Bill, 1998
17
40
Scott, Dread (Scott Tyler), 1989-1996
17
41
Scott, Jack, 1984
17
42
Seager, Sarah, 1995-1999
18
1
Seid, Dui, 1993-1997
18
2
Seltzer, Phyllis (Dr. Gerard and Phyllis Seltzer Furniture Collection), 1997
18
3
Seltzer, Phyllis, circa 2000
18
4
Serrano, Andres, circa 1991
18
5
Shakelford, Stephen, 1994
18
6
Shafer, Phyllis, 1985
18
7
Shane, Steve, circa 1995
18
8
Shannon, Elizabeth, circa 2003
18
9
Shaw, Jim, circa 1995
18
10-11
Shaw, Reesey, 1981
18
12
Shorr, Kenneth, 1991
18
13
Shuler, Dustin, 1981-1983
18
14
Siedman, Scott, 1985
18
15
Silton, Susan, circa 2000
18
16
Simonian, Judith, 1983-1986
18
17
Skoglund, Sandy, 1993-1996
18
18-19
Skolnick, Sharon, circa 1985
18
20
Slonem, Hunt, 2002
18
21
Smith, Kiki, 2002-2003
18
22
Snead, Ben, 2002-2003
18
23
Snyder, Ruth C., 1984-1986
18
24
Sorenson, Don, 1978-1985
18
25
Spector, Buzz, 1998
18
26
Spero, Nancy, 1988-1993
18
27
Spertus, Mim, 1983-1985
18
28
Staehle, Wolfgang, 1990
18
29
Stallings, Tyler, 2004-2005
18
30
Stanley, M. Louise, 1985-1986
18
31
Stanley, Robert, 1994-1995
18
32
Stanton, Tom, 1982-1996
18
33-34
Steinbach, Haim, 1996-1997
18
35
Steinfeld, Daniela, 2003-2004
18
36
Stewart, Allison, 2002-2004
18
37
Stone, William, 1988
18
38
St. Pierre, Jean, 1977-1993
18
39-40
Strode, Thaddeus, 1994
18
41
Sturman, Eugene, 1984
18
42
Sturtevant, Elaine, 1993-1994
18
43
Suar, Alison, 1994
18
44
Suggs, Don, circa 1981
18
45
Sullivan, Kevin, 1994
18
46
Swartz, Beth Ames, 1982-2012
18
47-48
Tacla, Jorge, 1990-1991
19
1
Tague, Dan J., circa 2000-2008
Includes one electronic disc.
19
2
Tannen, Robert, 2001-2005
Includes an artifact made by Tannen.
19
3-5
Tanner, Joan, 1981
19
6
Tartaglia, Jerry, 1989
19
7
Tawney, Lenore, circa 1994
19
8
Temkin, Merle, 1994
19
9
Teraoka, Masami, 1980-1991
19
10-11
Tholen, Janet, 1984
19
12
Thurlbeck, Kn, 1985-1991
19
13-14
Thurlbeck, Kn, 1985-1991
28
Tinker, Jordan, 1998
19
15
Tkacheff, Peter, circa 1981
19
16
Todd, Michael, 1979-1983
19
17
Tomaselli, Fred, 1995-2003
19
18-19
Torreano, John, 1989-1991
19
20
Tracy, Michael, 1991
19
21
Treiman, Joyce, 1979-1995
19
22-23
Tress, Arthur, 1993-1994
19
24
Tsai, 1981-1987
19
25
Tseng, Kwong Chi (Joseph), 1993-1996
19
26
Twitchell, Kent, 1991
19
27
Umbrico, Penelope, 1992-1993
19
28
Vaisman, Meyer, 2002-2003
19
29
Vallance, Jeffrey, 1996-2001
19
30
Van Proyen, Mark, 1984
19
31
Villa, Carlos, 1984-1985
20
1
Villiers, Charles, 1983-1985
20
2
Vogt, Judith, 1981
20
3
Walker, Robert, 1981
20
4
Walsh, Anne, 2001-2003
Includes two electronic discs.
20
5
Wander, Elane, 1985-1995
20
6-7
Warhol, Andy, 1978-circa 1995
Includes a transcript of Rubin's interview with Warhol.
20
8-9
Watcke, Thomas C., circa 1990
20
10
Wayne, June, 1983-1984
20
11
Weber, Marshall, 1995-2000
20
12-13
Weems, Carrie Mae, circa 1991-1997
20
14-15
Wegman, William, 1994
20
16
Wesselmann, Tom, 1995-1997
20
17
Whaley, Jo, 1983-1988
20
18
White, John, 1978
20
19
White, Susan Chrysler, 1989-2002
20
20
Whitehead, Frances, 1993
20
21
Wiener, Sam, 1994-1996
20
22
Wight, Frederick, 1982-1984
20
23
Wiley, William T., 1992-1999
20
24
Wilf, Andrew, 1981-1982
20
25
Williams, Robert, 1995-1998
20
26
Willis, Jay, 1983
20
27
Winokur, Neil, circa 1990
20
28
Winsor, Jackie, 1991
20
29
Winters, Robin, 1989
20
30
Witczak, Dann, circa 2000
20
31
Witherspoon, Bill, 1991-1994
Includes one video recording.
20
32-33
Witkin, Joel-Peter, 1991-1992
20
34
Woelffer, Emerson, circa 1980
20
35
Wojnarowicz, David, 1990
20
36
Wolfe, Steve, 1994-1996
20
37
Woodford, Don, 1980
20
38
Woodruf, Thomas, 1999-2002
20
39
Wool, Christopher, circa 1995-1998
20
40
Wudl, Tom, 1982-1983
20
41
Wurtz, B., 1993-1997
20
42
Yamada, James, 2002-2003
20
43
Yanagi, Yukinori, 1993-1996
20
44
Yokose, Hiro, 2002
Includes one electronic disc.
20
45
Young, Andrew, 1993-2015
20
46-48
Young, Andrew, 1992-1993
28
Young, Michael, 1987-1988
20
49
Yoyoi, Rita, 1983
20
50
Zeitlin, Harriet, 1982
20
51
Zeringue, Monica, 2002-2003
20
52
Zupancic, Robert, 1985
20
53

Series 6:Exhibition Files, 1980-2008
2.5 Linear feet
Boxes 21-23, 27

The series contains files for some of Rubin's major exhibitions including Contemporary Triptychs (1982), Concerning the Spiritual: The Eighties (1985), Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), and a few others. The files include 3 floppy disks, 10 electronic discs, 1 sound recording, correspondence, loan forms, artist and lender lists, catalog manuscripts, and other exhibition preparation material.
The files are arranged in chronological order by exhibition date.
DescriptionContainer
An Artist's Living Space (1982) at LAVA '82, 1980-1982
21
1-3
Contemporary Triptychs (1982), Notes on Artists, circa 1981
21
4
Contemporary Triptychs (1982), Photographs of Opening Reception, 1982
21
5
Contemporary Triptychs (1982), Reception Guest List, 1982
21
6
Imaginative Sculpture (1982), General, 1981-1982
21
7
Imaginative Sculpture (1982), Press, 1982
21
8
Second Western States Exhibition / The 38th Corcoran Biennial Exhibition of American Painting (1983-1984) , 1983-1984
21
9
Concerning the Spiritual: The Eighties (1985), General, circa 1985
21
10
Concerning the Spiritual: The Eighties (1985), Lecture, circa 1983
Includes one sound cassette of Rubin and Merle Schipper.
21
11
Concerning the Spiritual: The Eighties (1985), "Three Views at Space" Essay, 1981
21
12
Concerning the Spiritual: The Eighties (1985), Press, 1985
21
13
Computer Assisted: The Computer in Contemporary Art (1987), 1988
21
14
Life Forms: Contemporary Organic Sculpture (1988), Notes, 1988
21
15
Painting from the San Francisco Bay Area (1988), Paine Art Center, 1986-1988
21
16-18
Painting from the San Francisco Bay Area (1988), General, 1987-1988
21
19-20
Phoenix Triennial, Artist Contact Information, 1999
21
21
Phoenix Triennial, Artwork List for Lecture, 1998
21
22
Cruciformed: Images of the Cross Since 1980 (1991-1992), General, 1992
21
23
Cruciformed: Images of the Cross Since 1980 (1991-1992), Press, 1991-1993
21
24-25
Cruciformed: Images of the Cross Since 1980 (1991-1992), Research, circa 1990
21
26
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), General, 1992-1996
21
27
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Allen Ginsberg, 1994-1995
21
28
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Artwork List for Lecture, circa 1995
21
29
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), "Fact and Fiction" Lecture Description, 1997
21
30
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Labels, circa 1994
21
31
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Lecture, circa 1994
Includes one video cassette.
22
1
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Lists of Television News Coverage, 1996
22
2
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Max Protetch Gallery, 1992-1994
22
3
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Press, 1996-1997
22
4
Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art (1994), Radio Interview with Rubin, 1996
Includes one sound cassette.
22
5
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), General, 1995
22
6
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Arkansas Arts Center, 1998
22
7
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Artist and Lender Lists, 1995-1997
22
8
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Artist and Lender Lists, 1995-1997
27
3
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Artwork Lists for Lecture, circa 1995
22
9
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Austin Museum of Art, 1998-1999
22
10
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Bedford Gallery / Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts, 1996-1997
22
11
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Contemporary Arts Center, 1995
22
12
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Exhibition Management Inc., 1995-1998
22
13-14
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Deborah Harry Foreword, 1995-1997
22
15
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Loan of Artwork by Jess, 1997
22
16
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Loans, 1994-1997
22
17-19
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Notes for Essay, circa 1995
22
20
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Press, 1996-1997
22
21-22
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Fresno Metropolitan Museum, 1998
22
23
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art, 1996
22
24
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Lowe Art Museum, 1997-1998
22
25
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Lakeview Museum of Arts and Sciences, 1995
22
26
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Milwaukee Art Museum, 1997-1998
22
27
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), North Carolina Museum of Art, 1997
22
28
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), North Carolina Museum of Art, 1997
27
3
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Notes and Correspondence, 1994-1997
22
29
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Press, 1997
27
3
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Research, 1993-1995
22
30
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Tacoma Art Museum, 1995-1996
22
31
It's Only Rock and Roll: Rock and Roll Currents in Contemporary Art (1995), Virginia Beach Center for the Arts, 1996
22
32
"Configuring Language: Word as Image in Contemporary Art", circa 1999
Includes three floppy disks.
23
1-2
Blue Star 23: Playing with Time (2008), 2008
Includes 10 electronic discs.
23
3-4

Series 7:Professional Files, 1976-2009
1 Linear foot
Boxes 23-24

Professional files consist of Rubin's employment records as curator for the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans and the Phoenix Art Museum; as director of the Freedman Gallery at Albright College, San Francisco Art Institute, and Santa Monica College Art Gallery; and as associate director/chief curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland, then known as the Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art. Other files include one floppy disk, meeting minutes, correspondence, written proposals, and other material that documents Rubin's consultant and committee work, participation in symposiums, professional education work, teaching, and projects.
DescriptionContainer
Allentown Art Museum, Art History Course Taught by Rubin, 1990
23
5
Bay Area Art: Then and Now Symposium, 1985
23
6
Cleveland International Film Festival, Selection Committee, 1991-1992
23
7
Contacts, circa 1987
23
8
Employment, Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans (Curator) - Canal St. Projection Project, 2003
23
9
Employment, Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans - Correspondence, 2002-2005
23
10
Employment, Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans - International Sculpture Center Fall Sculpture Symposium, 2004
23
11
Employment, Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans - General, circa 2004
23
12
Employment, Freedman Gallery at Albright College (Director), 1986-1992
23
13-15
Employment, Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland (Associate Director/Chief Curator) - General, 1989-1994
23
16-17
Employment, Museum of Contemporary Art in Cleveland - Cleveland Artists Foundation, 1990-1994
23
18
Employment, Phoenix Art Museum (Curator) - General, 1995-1996
23
19
Employment, Phoenix Art Museum - Vision Gallery, 1997
23
20
Employment, San Francisco Art Institute (Director) - General, 1983-1985
23
21
Employment, San Francisco Art Institute - Artists Committee, 1983-1985
23
22
Employment, San Francisco Art Institute - Evaluations, 1984-1985
23
23-24
Employment, San Francisco Art Institute - Exhibitions Committee Meetings, 1983-1985
23
25
Employment, San Francisco Art Institute - Mailers, 1985
23
26
Employment, Santa Monica College Art Gallery (Director), 1983
23
27
A Gallery in the Woods, Consulting, 1997-2005
23
28
International Association of Art Critics (AICA), 1978-1985
23
29
Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, 1994
23
30
Lecture Scheduling, 2000
23
31
Loyola University, Visual Arts Visiting Committee, 1999-2005
23
32
Museum Management Institute Training Program, 1989
23
33
Northern California Art Writers Guild, 1986
23
34
Proposals, Biennials, 1998-2002
24
1
Proposals, Venice Biennials, 1998
Includes one floppy disk.
24
2-3
Proposal for Essay on Spiritualism in Modern Art, circa 1985
24
4
School of Visual Arts, Instructor, 1976-1977
24
5
South Texas Blood and Tissue Center, Art Selection Committee, 2008-2009
24
6
Travel Itineraries, circa 2002
24
7
Vacation Requests, 1996-1999
24
8
Windows on an AIDS Free World Project, 1991-1992
24
9
The Working Theatre, Board of Trustees, 1993-1994
24
10

Series 8:Subject and Research Files, 1980-2002
0.8 Linear feet
Boxes 24-25

The series consists of printed material, notes, and three sound recordings on subjects of interest to Rubin. Some files may have been preparatory research for exhibitions or other projects in which Rubin was involved.
DescriptionContainer
Abstract Pop Art, circa 2000
24
11-12
African American Artists, 1991-1993
24
13
AIDS Art/Living Proof Project, 1993
24
14
American Flag, General, circa 1994
24
15
American Flag, History, circa 1994
24
16
American Flag, Judson Church The People's Flag Show Arrests, circa 1993
24
17
American Flag, State of Ohio vs. Lessin, circa 1995
24
18
American Flag, "Welcome Mat" at The People's Art Show, 1991
24
19
Art and Television, 1982-1986
24
20
Artists' Books, 1980-1988
24
21
Arts Funding During Jesse Helms Era, 1992
24
22
Beat Era, 1990-1993
24
23
Car Culture, circa 1999
24
24
Collaborations, 1987-1988
24
25
Contemporary Hispanic Shrines, 1989
24
26
Expressive Edge of Glass, circa 2000
24
27
Food as Art, 1997-1998
24
28
Found Triptychs, circa 1990
24
29
Hand-Colored Photography, 1986-1992
24
30
Los Angeles Arts, circa 1980
24
31-32
Native American Art, circa 1991
24
33
Nature, 1992-1995
24
34
Nature and Ritual, 2002
24
35
Neo-Geometric Conceptualism (Neo-Geo), circa 1986
24
36
New Music/Robert Black, 1987
24
37
Prints, 1990
24
38
Spiritual Readings, 1983
3 sound cassettes
24
39
Technological Light, 2002
24
40
Technology, 1993-circa 2000
24
41-42
Video Art, 1988-1990
25
1
World AIDS Day, 1994-1997
25
2

Series 9:Printed Materials, circa 1975-circa 2008
0.4 Linear feet
Boxes 25, 27

Printed materials include brochures, bulletins and newsletters, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, flyers, and invitations relating to Rubin and his career.
DescriptionContainer
Brochures, 1986-1987
25
3
Bulletins/Newsletters, 1979-2005
25
4
Clippings, Rubin in San Antonio, circa 2008
27
6
Clippings, circa 1975-2006
25
5-9
Clippings, circa 1975-2006
27
4-5
Exhibition Announcements and Catalogs, circa 1980-2004
25
10-11
Flyers, 1981-1986
25
12
Invitations, 1999-2001
25
13

Series 10:Photographic Materials, 1979-2010
1 Linear foot
Boxes 25-26

Photographs and slides are of Rubin by Arnold Mesches, Bruce Houston, and Martha Alf; at parties; traveling in the Galapagos Islands; at Scripps College and the San Francisco Art Institute; and with friends and colleagues. Also included are photographs of artists by Rubin, events, friends, a few personal photographs, and works of art. Many of the photographs are labeled with names, locations, and dates.
DescriptionContainer
Rubin, 1979-2009
25
14
Rubin, 30th Birthday Party, 1979
25
15
Rubin by Arnold Mesches, 1981
25
16
Rubin by Bruce Houston, 2001
25
17
Rubin with Group at Contemporary Forum in Spain, 1999
25
18
Rubin by Martha Alf, circa 1990
25
19
Rubin, Party at Home of Sy and Jean Edelstein, 1981
25
20-21
Rubin, San Francisco Art Institute, 1983-1985
25
22
Rubin, San Francisco Farewell Pary, 1986
25
23
Rubin, Scripps College, 1979
25
24
Rubin, Travel to Galapagos Islands, circa 2000
25
25
Artists by Rubin, 1982
Photographs and slides are of Martha Alf, Victor Henderson, Joyce Treiman, Tom Stanton, Mark Johnson, Anne Sherwood Pundyk, and a few others.
25
26-27
Artists by Rubin, 1982
Includes original slide boxes.
26
1-2
Events, Cuenca Biennial Exhibition - Ecuador, 1996
26
3-4
Events, Cuenca Biennial Exhibition - Phoenix Art Museum, 1997
26
5
Events, Florence Biennial, 2001
26
6
Friends, 2002-2010
26
7
Friends, Loft of Ed and Nancy Miller by Jim Ochman, 1988
26
8
Personal, circa 1995
26
9
Works of Art, circa 1980s
26
10
Works of Art, Exhibitions, 1979-1982
26
11

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