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Gene Elder papers, 1974-1984

Elder, Gene, 1949-

Conceptual artist


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: A resume; clippings and articles about Elder as an artist, gay rights activist and mayoral candidate in San Antonio; reviews and reports on cultural events written by Elder; letters of protest; a file containing printed material on the Time Capsule exhibit Elder curated for the San Antonio Museum of Art; and records from the MUD gallery.

Biographical/Historical Note

Conceptual artist, painter; San Antonio, Tx.


Donated by Elder, 1984, as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3476 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Gene Elder papers, 1974-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.