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Jack Brogan papers, 1968-2016, bulk 1971-2009

Brogan, Jack, 1930-

Businessperson, Fabricator, Conservators (people in conservation)

Collection Information

Size: 2.25 linear feet

Summary: The papers of technical artist, conservator, and fabricator, Jack Brogan measure 2.25 linear feet and date from 1950 to 2015. Included are biographical information; correspondence; project and research files; artists' files; photographs, negatives, and slides from projects; artwork including drawings by Brogan and others; and personal business records.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jack Brogan (1930-) is a technical artist, conservator, and fabricator in Los Angeles, California. Brogan works with artists, architects, and industrial designers on the fabrication of prototypes and unique objects. He founded his business, Design Concepts, in 1965 to address the varying material and production requirements of builders and designers whose needs extended beyond mass-produced items.


The papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Jack Brogan in 2017 and 2018.


Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by Gerald and Bente Buck.