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Giulio V. Blanc papers, 1920-1995

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Series 4: Exhibition Files , 1977-1995, undated
1 Linear foot
Box 8

The following series contains information on exhibitions Blanc curated during his career and includes press releases, draft writings of catalog essays, correspondence, printed material such as exhibition announcements and catalogs, newspaper clippings or articles, photographs, and other related material. Not all exhibitions in this series were curated by Blanc.
Exhibition files are on reel 5484.
Description Container Select
Treasures of Colonial Days in Cuba: The Romance of an Era (1980), Miami-Dade Public Library System and the Cuban Museum of Arts and Culture, Miami, FL., 1980
(exhibition announcement and small catalog)
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63
The Miami Generation: Nine Cuban American Artists (1983), Cuban Museum of Arts and Culture, Miami, FL., 1984, 1994, undated
(project description, announcement for 1994 panel discussion; "The Miami Generation meets the 80s Generation" for Art Miami '94 held at the Miami Beach Convention Center, draft of opening remarks, list of participants, draft of lecture, "The Miami Generation and Latin American Art" by Blanc held at Meridian House, Washington, DC in 1984, magazine articles, and reviews of the exhibition)
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64
Cuba: A View from Inside (1985), Cuban Museum of Arts and Culture, Miami, FL., 1985
(letter by Blanc to editors of the New York Village Voice in response to a review of the exhibition)
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65
Cuban Colonial Architecture: Reality and Fantasy (1985), Miami-Dade Public Library, Miami, FL., 1985
(letter from Blanc to the editor of the Miami Herald in response to review by staff art critic Helen Kohen)
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66
Amelia Peláez: A Retrospective (1988), Cuban Museum of Arts and Culture, Miami, FL., 1968, 1984-1988, 1992, undated
(exhibition guidelines, letters to Blanc from friends and colleagues about the Peláez exhibition, letters to the Museum of Modern Art in New York, letters to the Peláez sisters and Julian Peláez del Cabal and other material)
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67-75
Cintas Fellows Revisited: A Decade After (1989), Metro Dade Cultural Center, Miami, FL., 1977, 1984, 1989, undated
(exhibition guidelines, NEA grant application, list of participants for 1984 symposium, "Empirical Sources of Metaphor in Modern Cuban Art", held at the Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, list of eligibility requirements for Cintas Fellowship, list of past Cintas Fellowship recipients, list of artworks displayed in the exhibition, exhibition catalogs, newspaper clipping)
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76-79
Cuba-USA: The First Generation (1991), Fondo del Sol Visual Arts Center, Washington, D.C., 1991-1992, undated
(newspaper clippings, list of reviews and bibliography for exhibition and exhibition catalog)
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80-82
Wifredo Lam and His Contemporaries (1992), Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, N.Y., 1989-1994, undated
(letters from Studio Museum in Harlem outlining terms of agreement for Blanc and co-curator, Julia Herzberg, letters from Blanc to The Americas Society, Galerie Albert Loeb and others, letters to Blanc and the Studio Museum from Wifredo Lams' widow, Lou Larin-Lam, NEA planning proposal, exhibition checklist, exhibition announcements, press releases, newspaper clippings and other material)
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83-90
Cuban Art: Past and Present (1993), Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL., 1993
(letters to Blanc regarding catalog essay and letters to Blanc's parents concerning their contribution to the exhibition)
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91-92
De Cuba a Cuba: El Arte Como Puente (1993), Cuban Museum of Art and Culture, Miami, FL., 1993
(newspaper clippings and exhibition catalog)
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93
Latin American Art in Miami Collections (1994), Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL., 1991-1995, undated
(letters to Blanc concerning exhibition, artists' biographical material, press releases and public program announcements, newspaper clippings, color photographs of artwork from the collection of Dr. and Mrs. Francisco Venegas, Miami, FL.)
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94-98

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