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Joseph Konopka papers, 1965-2003

Joseph Konopka papers, 1965-2003

Konopka, Joseph S., 1932-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.1 linear ft.

Summary: The Joseph Konopka Papers measure 1.1 linear feet and date from 1965 to 2003. The papers document Konopka's career as a photo-realist and landscape painter through biographical material, correspondence, and artwork.

Correspondence is with galleries and participants in his Art People Cutout Series. Among the artwork are sketchbooks (9 volumes) and a maquette of the Art People Cutout Series.

Biographical/Historical Note

Joseph Konopka (1932- ) is a photo-realist and landscape painter who also works as a scenic artist for NBC-TV in New York City and lives in Glen Ridge, N.J.

Provenance

Donated 2003 by Joseph Konopka.

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

Joseph Konopka papers, 1965-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.