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Gracie Mansion Gallery records, 1972-1991

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as 3 series:

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Series 1: Printed Material , 1972-1991
(Boxes 1-2, 6; 0.8 linear feet)

This series contains primarily newspaper and magazine clippings concerning the East Village art scene, the gallery's exhibitions, and the artists it represented, such as Claudia DeMonte, Rodney Alan Greenblat, Ed McGowin, and David Sandlin; and the East Village Art Scene in the 1980s. Only two press clippings date from the 1970s and the rest from 1982-1991. Found also are artist resumes and a handful of exhibition catalogs from shows that the gallery lent artwork to, such as the 1985 International Contemporary Art Fair in London.
The series is arranged as 2 subseries:
  • 1.1: General, 1982-1989
  • 1.2: Artist, 1972-1991
1.1: General, 1982-1989
Description Container
General, 1982 April
1
1
General, 1982 June
1
2
General, 1982 July
1
3
General, 1982 September
1
4
General, 1982 November
1
5
General, 1982 December
1
6
General, 1983 January
1
7
General, 1983 March
1
8
General, 1983 April
1
9
General, 1983 May
1
10
General, 1983 June
1
11
General, 1983 July-August
1
12
General, 1983 September
(2 folders)
1
13-14
General, 1983 October
(Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 1)
1
15
General, 1983 November
(2 folders; Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 2)
1
16-17
General, circa 1983
1
18
General, 1984 January
1
19
General, 1984 February
1
20
General, 1984 March
(Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 3)
1
21
General, 1984 April
(Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 4)
1
22
General, 1984 May
(2 folders)
1
23-24
General, 1984 June
(Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 5)
1
25
General, 1984 July
(Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 6)
1
26
General, 1984 August
1
27
General, 1984 Summer
1
28
General, 1984 September
1
29
General, 1984 October
(Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 7)
1
30
General, 1984 November
(Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 8)
1
31
General, 1984 December
1
32
General, circa 1984
(2 folders; Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 9)
1
33-34
General, 1985 January
(2 folders; Oversized material housed in Box 6, Folder 10)
2
1-2
General, 1985 February
2
3
General, 1985 March
2
4
General, 1985 April
2
5
General, 1985 May
2
6
General, 1985 June
2
7
General, 1985 July
2
8
General, 1985 August
2
9
General, 1985 Summer
2
10
General, 1985 September
2
11
General, 1985 October
2
12
General, 1985 November
2
13
General, 1985-1986 Fall/Winter
2
14
General, circa 1985
2
15
General, 1986 Summer
2
16
General, 1986 August-October
2
17
General, 1986-1987 Fall/Winter
2
18
General, 1987-1988
2
19
General, 1989
2
20
1.2: Artist, 1972-1991
Description Container
Mac Adams, 1987-1990
2
21
Buster Cleveland, 1981-1990
2
22
Claudia DeMonte, 1979-1990
2
23
Rodney Alan Greenblat, 1983-1990
2
24
Jean Lowe, 1988-1991
2
25
Kathleen McCarthy, 1986-1990
2
26
Ed McGowin, 1972-1990
2
27
Gary Panter, 1986-1991
2
28
David Sandlin, 1984-1991
2
29
Louis Sciullo, 1989-1990
2
30
Fred Wilson, 1987-1991
2
31
May Wilson, 1990-1991
2
32

Series 2: Exhibition Loans , 1982-1991
(Boxes 2-4, 2.25 linear feet)

This series contains documents relating to exhibition loans including consignment and loan agreement forms, correspondence,exhibition announcements, newspaper and magazine clippings, negatives and slides of artwork and exhibition installations, and a handful of color photographs of artwork or exhibition locales.
The series is arranged as 3 subseries:
  • 2.1: Artist, 1983-1991
  • 2.2: Group, 1982-1989
  • 2.3: Organization, 1982-1991
2.1: Artist, 1983-1991
Description Container
Mac Adams: Sable/Castelli Gallery, 1990
2
33
Guy Augeri
Consignment Forms, 1984-1986
2
34
J. Barrett Gallery, 1986-1987
2
35
Buster Cleveland
Consignment Forms, 1985-1987
2
36
Kenneth Bernstein Gallery, 1989
2
37
"Summer Pop Invitational," Sensory Evolution Gallery, 1986-1987
2
38
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, 1990
2
39
Claudia DeMonte
Consignment Forms, 1984-1986
2
40
"Homage to Hopper," Baruch College Gallery, 1988-1991
2
41
Brentwood Gallery, 1986-1987
2
42
Decordova Museum, 1986-1987
2
43
Evanston Art Center, 1988
2
44
Goddard-Riverside Community Center, 1990
2
45
Hudson River Museum, 1988
2
46
Islip Art Museum, 1989
2
47
Jamaica Art Center, 1986-1987
2
48
Nabisco Brands Gallery, 1989
2
49
Maryland Faculty Show, National Academy of Sciences, 1989
2
50
New Mexico State University, 1990
2
51
Nina Freudenheim Gallery, 1987-1988
2
52
"Mermaids and Myths," San Francisco International Airport, 1988-1990
2
53
"American Art, American Woman," Stamford Museum and Nature Center, 1985
2
54
Steven Scott Gallery, 1988
2
55
University of Albany, 1989
2
56
University of Maryland, 1986-1987
2
57
Maryland Faculty Show, University of Maryland, 1989-1990
2
58
The Museum of Modern Art, 1989-1990
2
59
"Commuting," Whitney Museum of American Art, 1989
2
60
Jonathan Ellis
"Figurative Sculpture," Everson Museum, 1986-1988
3
1
Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, 1987
3
2
Michael Kohn Gallery, circa 1986
3
3
Michael Ensminger: "Viral Infection: The Body and Its Discontents," Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, 1990
3
4
Rodney Alan Greenblat
Consignment Forms, 1983-1986
3
5
Loan Agreements, 1983-1985
3
6
Greenville County Museum, 1985-1986
3
7
Haggerty Museum, 1989
3
8
Hickory Museum, 1985-1987
3
9
John Berggruen Gallery, 1988-1989
3
10
"Mechanized Art," John Michael Kohler Arts Center, 1987
3
11
Margulies Gallery, 1990
3
12
Ron Bernstein, 1991
3
13
School of Visual Arts, 1988
3
14
Whitney Museum of Art, 1986-1987
3
15
Al Hansen: Salvatore Ala Gallery, 1990
3
16
Mike Howard
Consignment Forms, 1987
3
17
Eliat Gordin Gallery, 1986-1987
3
18
New Museum, 1988
3
19
Union County College, New Jersey, 1986
3
20
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, 1986
3
21
Christof Kohlhofer/Marilyn Minter
Consignment Forms, 1985-1986
3
22
Boca Museum, 1987
3
23
Galerie Charles Cartwright, 1986
3
24
Stephen Lack
Consignment Forms, 1984-1987
3
25
Australian National Gallery, 1984
3
26
Fay Gold Gallery, 1987
3
27
Franklin Mint, Franklin Center, 1990
3
28
Gallery Association of New York State, 1985-1990
3
29
Graham Modern Gallery, 1989
3
30
G.W. Einstein Gallery, 1989
3
31
Jan Baum Gallery, 1986
3
32
"The Arts of Drawing," Staempfli Gallery, 1989-1990
3
33
Ed McGowin
Consignment Forms, 1985-1986
3
34
Barbara Fendrick Gallery, 1990
3
35
Center for the Arts, 1986-1987
3
36
Franz Bader Gallery, 1989-1990
3
37
Mississippi Museum, 1987-1989
3
38
Sherry French Gallery, 1988-1990
3
39
Gary Panter
Future Perfect Gallery, 1990
3
40
Mambo Graphics, 1989-1990
3
41
Ted Rosenthal: Salvatore Ala Gallery, 1984-1990
3
42
Alison Saar: "Artists Against Racial Prejudice," The Clocktower Gallery, 1990
3
43
David Sandlin
Consignment Forms, 1986-1988
3
44
Art Awareness Inc., 1990
3
45
Grace Borgenicht Gallery, 1987
3
46
"New York at Night," Helander Gallery, 1989-1990
3
47
James Madison University, 1989
3
48
La Luz de Jesus Gallery, 1989-1990
3
49
National Museum of American Art, 1987-1989
3
50
"Art of the Madonna," Old St. Patrick's Church, 1988
3
51
State University of New York, 1988
3
52
"Space III," University of Alabama, 1989
3
53
Hope Sandrow
Alternative Museum, 1990
3
54
Baltimore Museum of Art, 1986-1987
3
55
"Bad Girls," Center for Contemporary Art, 1989-1990
3
56
G.H. Dalsheimer Gallery, 1988
3
57
"Photography on the Edge," Haggerty Museum, 1987-1988
3
58
Solo Show, Haggerty Museum, 1986
3
59
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, 1985-1986
3
60
"Large as Life: Contemporary Photography," Jamaica Arts Center, 1986-1987
3
61
Les Rencontres D'Arles International Photography Festival, 1986
3
62
Marian Locks Gallery, 1989
3
63
Museum of Modern Art, circa 1980s
3
64
"Photography of Invention," National Museum of American Art, 1988-1991
3
65
San Francisco Camerawork, 1986-1987
3
66
SUNY at Binghamton, 1986-1987
3
67
Tavelli Gallery, 1990
3
68
David West: Galerie Vivant, 1986-1987
3
69
David Wojnarowicz
Consignment Forms, 1984-1985
3
70
Loan Agreements, 1985-1987
3
71
"Street Art," Boca Raton Museum, circa 1980s
3
72
Holly Solomon Gallery, 1987-1988
3
73
University Art Galleries, Illinois State University, 1988-1989
3
74
Laurence Miller Gallery, 1987
3
75
Rosenberg Era Art Project, Long Island University, 1987-1988
3
76
Milford Gallery, 1988
3
77
Norton Gallery of Art, 1986
3
78
Phenix City Gallery, 1985-1986
3
79
University of Pennsylvania, 1985
3
80
Rhonda Zwillinger
Consignment Forms, 1984-1987
3
81
Loan Agreements, 1985-1986
3
82
David Brown Gallery, 1987
3
83
Exit Art, 1986
3
84
"Century '87," Foundation of Independent Arthistorical Investigation, 1987
3
85
Gallery 10 Ltd., 1983
3
86
Rhonda's Japan Tour, Laforet Museum, 1984-1986
3
87
Newport Harbor Art Museum, 1987-1988
3
88
2.2: Group, 1982-1989
Description Container
Art Fairs
ARCO, Spain, 1990
3
89
Forum Art Fair, 1985-1987
3
90
International Art Fair Kunstrai, 1988
3
91
International Gallery Invitational, 1987-1988
3
92
The Second International Contemporary Art Fair, 1984-1986
3
93
Zurich Art Fair, 1984-1986
3
94
Betsy Rosenfeld Gallery, Inc., 1987-1988
3
95
Brent Gallery, 1988
3
96
Brentwood Gallery, 1985-1986
3
97
Brooklyn Museum, 1985-1987
3
98
Colombia Show, Centro Colombo Americano, 1986-1987
3
99
Charles D. Irwin, 1987
4
1
"Fresh," Dilaurenti Gallery Ltd., 1986
4
2
"A Brave New World, A New Generation," Exhibition Hall of Copenhagen, 1985-1986
4
3
Fashion Moda Organization, 1986-1988
4
4
Fondation Cartier, 1985-1986
4
5
Galerie Barbara Farber, 1983-1985
4
6
Galerie Specht, 1988
4
7
Gallery Stolkholm Mobile, 1986-1988
4
8
Gloria Luria Gallery, 1986-1987
4
9
"Gone Fishing," Graham Modern, 1987
4
10
"Innocence and Experience," Greenville County Museum of Art, 1985-1986
4
11
Hartwick College, 1987
4
12
Indianapolis Museum, 1985-1986
4
13
"New, Used, and Improved Art for the '80s," Karl Bornstein Gallery, 1987-1988
4
14
La Collection Francaise, 1986-1987
4
15
Limbo Gallery, 1985-1986
4
16
Livet Reichard Co., 1987-1988
4
17
Moosart Gallery, 1985-1987
4
18
Park Avenue Synagogue, 1988
4
19
AIDS Benefit, Sotheby's, 1986-1987
4
20
"Slaves of New York," The Gallery, 1988-1989
4
21
"Arf Art," Trabia-MacAfee Gallery, 1987-1988
4
22
University of Pennsylvania, 1984-1985
4
23
Wessell O'Connor Gallery, 1985
4
24
Whitney Museum of American Art, Fairfield County, 1982-1987
4
25
Wilson Arts Center, 1987-1988
4
26
2.3: Organization, 1982-1991
Description Container
"Art What Thou Eat," Blum Art Institute, Bard College, 1986-1991
4
27
"Sequence (Con)sequence," Blum Art Institute, Bard College, 1987-1989
4
28
"Drive!" BMW Gallery, 1987-1989
4
29
"Toys Art Us," Bronx Council on the Arts, 1986
4
30
"Reagan: American Icon," Bucknell University, 1988-1989
4
31
Columbus Museum, 1989
4
32
Everson Museum of Art, 1985
4
33
Gallery 91, 1989
4
34
Galerie Eric Fabre Paris, 1984-1985
4
35
"Psycho Pueblo," Galerie Fernando Vijande, 1985-1986
4
36
Galerie Marie-Louise Wirth, 1987-1989
4
37
"Freedom of Painting," Galerie Paradis, 1986-1987
4
38
"Images of Death in Contemporary Art," Haggerty Museum, 1988-1989
4
39
"New Work, New York," Helander Gallery, 1989-1990
4
40
"Serious Fun," Helander Gallery, 1988-1989
4
41
Hudson and Shiell Fine Art, 1989
4
42
Hudson River Museum, 1988
4
43
"The Road Show: The Automobile in Contemporary Art," John Michael Kohler Arts Center, 1989
4
44
Krasdale Foods Art Gallery, 1990
4
45
"Five London Women," La Mama Gallery, 1984-1987
4
46
Littlejohn-Smith Gallery, 1988
4
47
"Re: Framing Cartoons," Loughelton Gallery, 1990
4
48
"Romanticism and Cynicism," Marquette University, 1986
4
49
MIT List Visual Arts Center, 1990
4
50
Women's Caucus for Art, Moore College of Art, 1989-1990
4
51
"Contemporary American Beadwork," National Museum of American Art, 1988-1990
4
52
New Gallery, 1987
4
53
Park Avenue Synagogue, 1989
4
54
Pyramid Arts Center, 1987
4
55
Queens Museum, 1986
4
56
"Mythic Moderns," Real Art Ways Art Space, 1989-1990
4
57
"Lost/Found," Rosemont College, 1986-1987
4
58
Sally Hawkins Gallery, 1989
4
59
Salon des Artistes, 1988
4
60
"Products and Promotion," San Francisco Camerawork, 1986-1988
4
61
San Francisco International Airport, 1982-1988
4
62
Ted Gallery, 1989
4
63
"New York Now," The Gothenberg Art Gallery, 1986-1990
4
64
"AIDS: The Artists' Response," The Ohio State University, 1988
4
65
"Post Alabama Contemporary Artists," University of Alabama, 1986
4
66
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 1990
4
67
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, 1989
4
68
"Art and the Law," West Publishing Company, 1985-1988
4
69
"Suburban Homelife," Whitney Museum of American Art, 1989
4
70

Series 3: Business Records , 1982-1991
(Box 5, 1 linear foot)

Scattered business records include correspondence; returned consignment forms from 1982-1987; donation records and materials related to art auctions; artist commissions; various lists, including a list of selected group shows and a list of artist lectures; materials related to the closure of the Gracie Mansion Museum Store, including final sales records; a folder of notes relating to possible shows; and a variety of other documents related to gallery operations.
This series is arranged alphabetically by subject.
Description Container Select
Art Now Gallery Guide, 1989-1991
5
1
Artist
Claudia DeMonte: Meyers Commission, 1988
5
2
Claudia DeMonte: Fine Arts Resources Presentation, 1989
5
3
Claudia DeMonte: Jennifer Muller Art Sale, 1989
5
4
Claudia DeMonte: Marcia Yerman Request, 1990-1991
5
5
Rodney Alan Greenblat: Nunotani Company of America, Inc., 1989
5
6
Mike Howard: 225 Fifth Avenue Commission, 1986-1988
5
7
Stephen Lack: Modern Art Consultants, 1986-1988
5
8
Gary Panter: Majima Design Calendar, 1990-1991
5
9
Hope Sandrow: Dakis Joannou Commission, 1986
5
10
Auction
"A Bid of Love" AIDS Auction, 1989-1992
5
11
Artists' Lofts Benefit Auction, 1986
5
12
Contemporary Art Auction, 1985
5
13
Houston Auction, 1987
5
14
Joe Mittleman Auction, 1989
5
15
National Abortion Rights Action League Benefit Auction, 1986
5
16
New Museum Benefit Auction, 1989-1990
5
17
Save the Children's Programs Silent Auction, 1986
5
18
Barneys New York, 1990
5
19
Correspondence
Art Unlimited, 1986-1991
5
20
Galerie Barbara Ferber, 1985-1989
5
21
Karl Bornstein Gallery, 1986-1989
5
22
Fine Art Packers, Inc., 1987-1990
5
23
Viart Corporation, 1986-1987
5
24
Walls Art and Design, 1989-1990
5
25
Prentice Hall, 1988
5
26
E.B. Harrington and Company, 1986-1987
5
27
Gracie Mansion Museum Store, 1985-1988
5
28
Graphics, 1989-1991
5
29
Lists
Artist Lectures (1985-1989), circa 1989
5
30
Catalogs and Publications (1982-1990), circa 1990
5
31
International Press and Publications (1982-1989), circa 1989
5
32
Selected Group Exhibitions (1985-1990), circa 1990
5
33
Logos, circa 1989
5
34
Michael C. Burrows Letter, 1989
5
35
New, Used and Improved: Art in the '80's Book, circa 1980s
5
36
Portfolio Lithography, 1989-1991
5
37
Possible Shows, 1986-1988
5
38
Returned Consignment Forms, 1982-1983
5
39
Returned Consignment Forms, 1984
5
40
Returned Consignment Forms, 1985
(2 folders)
5
41-42
Returned Consignment Forms, 1985-1987
5
43
Trapp Associates 1989
5
44
Unknown Photograph circa 1980s
5
45

Make a Request

  • 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.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.