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Eileen Cowin papers, 1961-2015

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Series 9: Photographic Material, 1968-2015
2.5 linear feet
Boxes 13-16, 18-19, OV 21

Photographic material includes prints, proofs, contact sheets, slides, negatives, video image stills, transparencies, and test shots . There are photographs of installations, press prints, artwork, and images for exhibition mock-ups. There are also several folders of “research photos” which were photographs Cowin took of film scenes she used as reference for her own photography and video work. There is also one folder of photographs of Cowin and scattered photographs of people at exhibitions, openings, and other events.
The photographs of Eileen Cowin come first, followed by art photographs, then photographs loosely grouped by project and subject, and finally oversized photographs. The photographs within each grouping are arranged alphabetically. Folder titles in quotation marks indicates that the original folder heading was retained.
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Eileen Cowin, circa 1975-2008
13
13
Based on a true story
Proofs, 1993
13
14
Based on a true story
Transparency, circa 1993
13
15
Between the Beasts and the Angels
Exhibition Mock-up, circa 1991
13
16-18
Between the Beasts and the Angels
Press Prints, 1991
13
19
Between the Beasts and the Angels
Installation, 1991
13
20
Disappearing by the Inches
, 2000
14
1
Family Docudrama
Press Prints, 1980-1984
14
2
I'll Give You Something to Cry About
, 1998
14
3
If I knew more I would tell you
, 2010
14
4
It Goes Without Saying
Video Stills, circa 1996
14
5
It's so good to see you
Installation at Deep River Gallery, 1999
14
6
It's so good to see you
Installation at Deep River Gallery, 1999
Photographs mounted on metal plates.
14
7
Lady Killer
Contact Sheet, circa 1977
14
8
One Night Stand
Contact Sheets, 1977-1978
14
9
One of these days
Installation and Proofs, 1993
14
10
Something Out of the Ordinary
Installation, 2006
14
11
When the Sky is Falling
Installation, 2008
14
12
White Heat
, 1995
14
13
"Ad for Bruce Halpern", circa 1985
14
14
Cactus Proofs for Gum Prints, 1975
14
15
Chicago Series Contacts and Proofs, 1980
14
16
Cibachrome Proofs, circa 1985-circa 1995
14
17
"Experiments", circa 1980-circa 2010
14
18
"Fog and Rocks" Negative, 1991
14
19
Graduate School Silk Screen Tests and Transparencies, 1968-1970
14
20
Installation Shots, circa 1975-circa 2010
14
21-22
"Large Black and White Works" Press Prints and Proofs, 1983-1988
14
23-24
Jayne H. Baum Gallery Exhibition Installation, circa 1985-circa1993
14
25
"Never Used Images", circa 1980-circa 1990
14
26
Penn Station Lightboxes Transparencies, 1991
14
27
Polaroid Word Series, 1976
14
28
Press Prints for Gum Prints, 1973-1975
14
29
Quiver Magazine
Proofs, circa 1984
14
30
Research Photographs of Film Kissing Scenes, circa 1970-1979
14
31
Research Photographs of Film Scenes, circa 1980-circa 2010
14
32-36
Robert Fichter, circa 1970-circa 1980
15
1
Shots for Scale, circa 1980-1989
15
2
Slides of Artwork and Installations, 1970-2003
15
3-5
Slides Used in Lectures, circa 1978-circa 1987
15
6
Theatre Gum Print Reproductions, circa 1978-circa 1980
16
1
Transparencies Used for Composites, circa 1980-circa 1999
16
2
Unfinished Project, circa 1980-circa 1990
16
3
Miscellaneous Photographic Material, 1970-circa 2010
16
4-5
Miscellaneous Press Prints and Cibachromes of Artwork, 1983-1989
16
6
Oversized Background Image Prints, circa 1980-circa 2010
18
1
Oversized
Between Panic and Paradise
Proofs, circa 1996
18
2
Oversized
Don't Come Crying to Me
Video Stills, circa 2003
18
3
Oversized
Family Docudrama
Work Prints, circa 1980-1983
18
4
Oversized Gum Print Proofs, 1972
18
5
Oversized Gum Print Transparencies, circa 1970-circa 1980
18
6-7
Oversized
It Goes Without Saying
Press Prints, circa 1996
18
8
Oversized
Landmines
, circa 1993
18
9
Oversized
Landscape-Escape
Proofs, 1975
18
10
Oversized
Lot's Wife
, 1988
18
11
Oversized
Mom's Bowl with Bird
, 2004
18
12
Oversized
One Night Stand
Installation, circa 1978
18
13
Oversized
Penn Station
and Miscellaneous Prints, circa 1980-circa 2010
19
1
Oversized
Seeing Double
Proofs, circa 2005
19
2
Oversized
Striptychs
, 2013-2015
19
3
Oversized "Transparency Series", 1969-1972
19
4
Oversized
Uknown Unknowns
Work Prints, 2002
19
5
Oversized Work Prints for Exhibition, 2010
19
6
Oversized Work Prints Used in Unfinished Work, circa 1980-circa 2010
19
7
Oversized
Based on a True Story
Transparencies, 1993
OV 21
Oversized
One of These Days
Installation Transparencies, 1993
OV 21

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  • 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.
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