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John Roloff papers, 1980-2002

Roloff, John S., 1947-

Ceramicist, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 0.3 Items linear ft. (7 items)

Summary: Videos and writings by Roloff documenting Roloff's conceptual craft art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Conceptual artist; Oakland, Calif.; b. 1947.


Donated 2004 by John Roloff as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. As many of Roloff's pieces exist only for a month or an evening, these videotapes, digital and printed material are primary records. Additions are expected.

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.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to quote, publish or reproduce must be obtained from John Roloff.

How to Cite This Collection

John Roloff papers, 1980-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.