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John Francis Torreano papers, circa 1970-2004

John Francis Torreano papers, circa 1970-2004

Torreano, John


Collection Information

Size: 5.4 linear ft.

Addition: 2.0 linear ft.

Summary: Biographical information; personal and professional correspondence; exhibition and subject files; teaching materials; writings by Torreano; appointment and address books; sketchbooks, 20 v.; motion picture film of Torreano's work space and a short film by Torreano entitled "The Shit-Eating Grin"; a VHS video "Art City 1: Made in Manhattan" featuring Torreano; and printed material including exhibition catalogs, announcements, clippings and reviews regarding Torreano's career as a sculptor.

Biographical/Historical Note

Artist and sculptor; New York, N.Y.


Donated 1999 and 2006 by John Torreano.

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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

John Francis Torreano papers, circa 1970-2004. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.