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Gustavo Acosta papers, 1958-2017

Acosta, Gustavo, 1958-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.0 linear feet

0.057 Gigabytes

Summary: The papers of painter Gustavo Acosta measure 1.0 linear feet and date from 1958 to 2017. Biographical material including artist statements and interviews are included, as well as documentation from Acosta's education and art production in Cuba. Correspondence is mostly professional in nature and spans from 1987 to 2012, in both Spanish and English. The professional files series includes exhibition documentation and proposals, as well as artwork inventories and a lecture including a digital slide presentation. Printed material includes exhibition announcements and catalogs as well as press clippings. Photographs include images of the artist and artwork among other subjects. The artwork series includes various drawings and sketchbooks, in addition to art source materials including numerous photographs, many with notation and traces of drawing or paint.

Biographical/Historical Note

Gustavo Acosta (1958- ) is a Cuban American painter in Miami, Florida.

Provenance

Donated 2018 by Gustavo Acosta.