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David S. Rubin papers, 1960-2017

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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
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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
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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
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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

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