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Judith Linhares papers, circa 1955-2014

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as six series

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1958-2012
0.4 Linear feet
Box 1

Biographical material dates from 1958-2012 and includes address books, business cards, mailings lists, Linhares' application to the Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship Program, monthly calendars, certificates, scholastic records, and research and receipts relating to her medium of choice, Williamsburg oil paints.
Description Container Select
Address Book and Business Cards, circa 1980s-2000s
1
1
Addresses for Mailing List, circa 2000s
1
2
Application, Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1997-1998
1
3
Calendars, 1984-1989
1
4-9
Calendars, 1993-2003
1
10-20
Calendars, 2006-2009
1
21-24
Calendars, 2011-2012
1
25-26
Certificates and Scholastic Records, 1958-1964
1
27
Oil Paint Research and Receipts, circa 1990s-2000s
1
28

Series 2: Correspondence , 1973-2014
0.7 Linear feet
Box 1-2

Correspondence dates from 1973-2014 and is between Linhares and artists, gallerists, critics, friends, and family. Items include letters, postcards, holiday cards, invitations, and exhibition announcements. Exhibition announcements received by Linhares make up the bulk of the material, often with a personalized note from the artist. Additional professional correspondence is located in the scrapbooks series.
Description Container Select
Adams, Brooks, circa 1980s-2000s
1
29
Ahrens, Hanno, 1988
1
30
Albertson, James, 1984
1
31
Alharar, Miriam, 1996
1
32
Anglim, Paule, 1984
1
33
Ayhens, Olive, 2002
1
34
Bechtle, Robert and Whitney Chadwick, 1984-2010
1
35
Bell, Madison Smartt, circa 2002
1
36
Blackwell, Matt, 2004-2006
1
37
Bova, Joe, 1982
1
38
Bovenzi, Eva, circa 1990s
1
39
Boyden, Martha, 1986-1987
1
40
Bradford, Katherine, circa 2000s
1
41
Bramson, Phyllis, 1999
1
42
Brody, David, circa 2000s
1
43
Brook, Pegan, 1997
1
44
Burke, James, 1984
1
45
Caffeine, Jean, 1985
1
46
Cameron, Dan, 1989
1
47
Canning, Sue, circa 2000s
1
48
Cheng, Amy, 2004
1
49
Colescott, Robert, 1986-2009
1
50
Craddock, Daisy, 2003
1
51
Crowley, Phyllis, 2000
1
52
Dahl, Taffy and Don Kaufman, 1991
1
53
Denson, Mary Alice, circa 1980s-1990s
1
54
Dunham, Carroll and Laurie Simmons, 1986
1
55
"Dunja the Keeper", circa 1990s
1
56
Eddy, Don, 1986-2000
1
57
Eiben, Therese, 1995
1
58
Elliott, Dennis, 1990-2001
1
59
Estey, Donelle, 1994-1997
1
60
Fraser, Matthew, circa 1980s
1
61
Garabedian, Charles, 1995-2004
1
62
Gibbon, John Fitz, 2001-2003
1
63
Golden, Mark, circa 1990s
1
64
Goodell, Kathy, circa 1988
1
65
Gould, Peter, circa 1990s
1
66
Guichet, Melody, circa 1980s
1
67
Harton, Sharon, 2004
1
68
Herman, Alan, circa 2000s
1
69
Hitch, Stewart, 1985, 2000
1
70
Hudson. Judith, circa 1990s
1
71
Hughes, Millree, 2006
1
72
Hull, John, circa 1990s
1
73
Ideal, Phillis, 1992, 1984
1
74
Ioannidou, Ketta, 2004
1
75
Irons, Shirley, 1986-2002
1
76
Izer, Evan, circa 2000s
1
77
Joelson, Suzanne, 1998
1
78
Koenig, Leo, circa 2000s
1
79
Kyler, Joel, 1998
1
80
Lamberdin, Pat, 1994-2001
1
81
Linhares, Amanda, 1986
1
82
Linhares, Judith, 1995
1
83
Lopate, Paul and Cheryl Cipriani, 1994
1
84
Marten, Ruth, 2004
1
85
McNeil, Dean, 1985
1
86
Melchert, Mary Ann and Jim, 1991
1
87
Minter, Marylyn, 1986, 2000
1
88
Mitchell, Robin, 1993
1
89
Moment, Joan, 1982
1
90
Morgan, Susan, 1989-1992
1
91
Nelson, Donna, 1990-2002
1
92
Nilsson, Gladys, 1980-1988
1
93
Nolan, Patricia, 2002-2003
1
94
Nussbaum, Tom, 1997-1998
1
95
Nuzum, Thomas, 2002
1
96
Olson, Kristen, 1987, 1991
1
97
Pelavin, Cheryl, 1998
1
98
Provisor, Janis, 1979-1981
1
99
Raphael, Judith, 2001
1
100
Rees, Jessica, 2007
1
101
Rees, William (Bill), 1982-2009
1
102
Remington, Deborah, 1986
1
103
Richards, Carolyn, 2011
1
104
Saul, Peter, 2002-2014
1
105
Savage, Cary, circa 2000s
1
106
Schoonmaker, Beth, circa 1990s
1
107
Soutter, Lucy, 1998
1
108
Staley, Earl, circa 1985
1
109
Stanley, Louise, 1991-2013
1
110
Tin Nyo, Elaine, 1986
1
111
Tucker, Marcia, 1984-2006
1
112
Turyn, Anne, 1986-2008
1
113
Vath, Mary Jo, 2005
1
114
Wells, Maggie, 1996
1
115
Wesley, John, 1973, 2013
1
116
Postcards (signed with first name, surname unknown), 1979-2006
2
1

Series 3: Writings and Illustrated Notebooks , circa 1955-2000s
0.3 Linear feet
Box 2

Writings and illustrated notebooks date from circa 1955-2000s and are by Linhares and others. Writings by Linhares include three illustrated notebooks, a transcript from a panel discussion she participated in at the New Museum, and a poem she published while still in high school. The illustrated notebooks contain sketches in pen and pastel, clippings, notes, recorded dreams, and scattered journal entries. Writings by others are a document compiled by early educators of Linhares' encouraging her to pursue her "vocation," and essays by Rhode Island School of Design students responding to a visit to Linhares' studio.
The series is arranged as two subseries
  • 3.1: By Linhares, 1958-circa 2000s
  • 3.2: By Others, circa 1955, 1994
3.1: By Linhares, 1958-circa 2000s
Description Container
Illustrated Notebook, 1989
2
2
Illustrated Notebook, circa 1995
2
3
Illustrated Notebook, circa 2000s
2
4
Panel, "New Figuration," Organized by Marcia Tucker, featuring Judith Linhares (transcript), May 1982
2
5
Poem in Reflections Magazine, Mira Costa High School, 1958
2
6
3.2: By Others, 1994, circa 1955
Description Container
"Marriage and Vocational Units," by John Jancar, William Brown, and George Bartell, circa 1955
2
7
Student Writings, Responses to a Visit to Linhares' Studio, 1994
2
8

Series 4: Exhibition Files , 1984-2005
0.2 Linear feet
Box 2

Exhibition files date from 1984-2005 and document several exhibitions that Linhares participated in. Material includes correspondence, lists, exhibition catalogs and announcements, catalog essay manuscripts, a guestbook, and photographs.
Description Container Select
"Charmed," Lower Eastside Girls Club and Art and Community Gallery, 2005
2
9
"Dangerous Pleasures," University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, 1994
2
10
Gallery Paule Anglim (possible exhibition), 1990
2
11
"Paradise Lost/Paradise Regained, American Visions of the New Decade," Venice Biennale, United States Pavilion, 1984
2
12
"Sweet Talk," Edward Thorp Gallery, 2001
2
13

Series 5: Printed Material , 1971-2010
0.3 Linear feet
Box 2

Printed material dates from 1971-2010 and includes a book, exhibition announcements, catalogs, journals, and a portfolio highlighting masters students at California College of Arts and Crafts.
Description Container Select
Book, Vulvamorphia, 2008
2
14
Exhibition Announcements, 2004-2005
2
15
Exhibition Catalogs, 1980-2010
2
16-20
Journal, Heresies, 1985
2
21
Journal, Mudfish, 1988
2
22
Portfolio of MA and MFA Students, California College of Arts and Crafts, 1971
2
23

Series 6: Scrapbooks , 1957-2013
1.1 Linear feet
Box 2-3

Eight scrapbooks date from 1957-2013 and document Linhares' career over five decades. Linhares refers to these volumes as her "archive." The scrapbooks compile a diverse range of material including exhibition announcements and catalogs, reproductions of paintings, clippings, professional correspondence, consignment agreements, artist statements, photographs, and interview transcripts. Items pertain to Linhares' active exhibition schedule, publicity, visiting artist invitations, and numerous grants and awards.
For preservation purposes, scrapbooks have been dismantled and placed into archival folders. The original order of the documents within each scrapbook has been maintained.
Description Container Select
Scrapbook 1, 1957-1977
2
24
Scrapbook 2, 1978-1989
2
25-27
Scrapbook 3, 1990-1997
3
1-3
Scrapbook 4, 1998-2005
3
4-7
Scrapbook 5, 2006-2007
3
8-9
Scrapbook 6, 2007-2008
3
10-11
Scrapbook 7, 2008-2011
3
12-14
Scrapbook 8, 2012-2013
3
15

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