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Glen Kaufman papers, 1957-2011

Glen Kaufman papers, 1957-2011

Kaufman, Glen, 1932-

Art teacher, Fiber artist

Collection Information

Size: 4.9 linear feet

Biographical/Historical Note

Glen Kaufman (1932- ) is a textile artist who lives and works in Athens, Georgia and Kyoto, Japan.

Provenance

The collection was donated 2012 and 2015 by Glen Kaufman.

Scope and Contents

The papers of fiber artist and educator Glen Kaufman measure 1.1 linear feet and date from 1957-2011. The papers primarily document his travels and student work through biographical material, journals, printed materials, and artwork. Included are 15 travel journals, two handwoven knotted pile rug samples, and two sketchbooks. An addition of 3.8 linear feet donated in 2015 includes biographical material, professional correspondence, teaching files, photographs of Kaufman and works of art, works of art including sketches and weaving samples, and printed material.

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

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