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For the union of aesthetics and ethics: a manifesto, circa 1955, from the Terrain Gallery records, circa 1950s-2005, bulk 1955-1985

For the union of aesthetics and ethics: a manifesto, circa 1955

Terrain Gallery

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Title: For the union of aesthetics and ethics: a manifesto

Date: circa 1955

Physical Details: Essay : 3 p. : typescript ; 28 x 22 cm.

Description: Date based on the Terrain Gallery's founding in 1954.

Document served as the gallery's manifesto, based on the tenets of Eli Siegel's aesthetic realism and drafted by founding members Martha Baird, Louis and Regina Dienes, Rebecca Fein, Nat Herz, Chaim and Dorothy Koppelman, Sheldon Kranz, Barbara Lekberg, Marvin Mondlin, Barbara Singer, and Nancy Starrels.

Creator: Terrain Gallery

Forms part of: Terrain Gallery records, circa 1950s-2005, bulk 1955-1985

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: For the union of aesthetics and ethics: a manifesto, circa 1955. Terrain Gallery records, circa 1950s-2005, bulk 1955-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 16797