Size: 2 Linear feet
Summary: The Elaine Galen papers measure 2.0 linear feet and date from circa 1950-2020. Included is biographical information, correspondence, education files, writings, subject files, photographs of works of art, artwork, and printed material regarding the career of Elaine Galen as a multi-media artist and educator.
Biographical information includes an artist's statement and a resume; lists of works of art; two DVDs "Elaine Galen: The State of the Art, undated; a CD of an interview with Galen "Celebrating 76 years of Creativity and Vision, Elisa Contemporary Art", undated; and a DVD "Out of the Heart of the Lion", undated. Correspondence is between Galen and museums regarding donations and exhibitions as well as letters of recommendation from colleagues. Materials relating to Galen's academic career include her dissertation proposal, various syllabi, essays and lectures. Writings by Galen consists of manuscripts of "Design in Drawing: A Basic Book for the Beginning Student in Drawing and Design" and a children's story. Subject files concern a 1972 solo show at Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, NJ. Photographs are of Galen and her works of art. Artwork includes a sketchbooks and loose drawings. Printed material includes books by Galen, exhibition announcements and catalogs auction catalogs, invitations, articles, newspaper clippings, posters and miscellany.