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Hal Glicksman papers relating to California artists, 1958-1970

Glicksman, Hal, 1937-



Collection Information

Size: 2.3 Linear feet

Summary: The majority of the collection contains artists' files mainly concerning Ben Talbert, and includes letters, ephemera, sketches, photographs of works, source material, audio visual recordings, a news reel and a cartoon film reel. Other artists' files concern Phillip Hefferton, George Herms, Stuart Perkoff, and activities of the Temple of Man.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hal Glicksman (1937-) was a curator in Southern California during the rise of minimalism and conceptual art. Glicksman curated key exhibitions at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and was a founding board member of The Temple of Man, Venice, California.


Donated 2017 by Hal Glicksman.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of audio visual recordings with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.

How to Cite This Collection

Hal Glicksman papers relating to California artists, 1958-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.