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Lillian and Frederick Kiesler papers, circa 1910s-2003, bulk 1958-2000

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1.5: Exhibition and Performance Files , 1945-2002, undated

Exhibition and performance files contain correspondence, photographs, artwork, printed materials, scripts, rehearsal schedules, reviews, monographs and notes related to Kiesler's exhibitions and peformances dating from the 1970s-2001. Among the directors, artists and writers found in this subseries are Jo Andres, Steve Buscemi, Cindy Lugar, Tim Miller and James Purdy. This subseries is arranged first by exhibitions followed by performances. Folders are then arranged in chronological order.

1.5.1: Exhibitions, 1974-2002, undated

Description Container
"Flower Paintings and Members' Show,", 1974
12
1
The University of Iowa Museum of Art Permanent Collection, 1986
12
2
"An Artist's Christmas: Holiday Images by American Artists, 1880-1990", 1990-1991
Includes original artwork.
12
3
Various Exhibitions, 1945-2002, undated
Oversized materials housed in OV 53.
12
4
Proposed Exhibition, undated
12
5
NYU Art Faculty Exhibit at James Gallery poster, undated
Oversized material from Box 12, Folder 4.
OV 53

1.5.2: Performances, 1961-2001, undated

Description Container
List of Performances, undated
12
6
"Everyday Business," Cindy Lubar, 1978-1980, undated
12
7-10
"Serves You Right," Steve Buscemi and Mark Boone Junior, 1985
12
11
"Before Your Eyes," Jo Andres, 1987-1988
12
12
"Total Rain," Richard Foreman, 1988-1990
12
13
"Losing Sight, Not Vision," Jo Andres, 1989-1993
12
14
"Dreaming Out Loud," Jo Andres, 1990
Oversized material housed in Box 48, Folders 3 and 8; see also Box 37, Folder 21.
12
15
"Roy Cohn/Jack Smith," Ron Vawter, 1992
12
16
"The Hinger," Rebecca Moore, 1994
See also Box 37, Folder 21.
12
17
John Cage Readings, 1994-1999
12
18
"Martha's World," Agnes de Mille, 1998-1999
See also Box 39, Folder 6.
12
19
Various Performances, 1977-2001, undated
Oversized material housed in OV 53.
12
20-22
Miscellaneous Printed Material, 1985-1991, undated
Oversized material housed in Box 48, Folders 4-5.
12
23
Miscellaneous Papers and Letters, undated
12
24
Monographs, Silence, John Cage, 1961
13
1
Monographs, A Year From Monday, John Cage, 1969
13
2
Monographs, "TDR: The Drama Review", Winter 1987
13
3
Monographs, For the Working Artist: A survival guide for artists, Judith Luther, 1991
Dedicated to Lillian Kiesler and Maryette Charlton.
13
4
Monographs, Shirts and Skin, Tim Miller, 1997
Inscribed.
13
5
"Dreaming Out Loud" Clippings, 1990
Oversized materials from Box 12, Folder 15.
48
3
Printed Material, Magazine (article about Steve Buscemi), 1997
Oversized materials from Box 12, Folder 23.
48
4
Printed Material, Posters, 1986-1990
Oversized materials from Box 12, Folder 23.
48
5
"Dreaming Out Loud," Framed Poster, 1990
48
8
"Emily Likes the TV" poster, undated
Oversized materials from Box 12, Folders 20-23.
OV 53

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