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Lloyd E. Herman papers, 1961-2017

Herman, Lloyd E., 1936-

Curator, Museum director


Collection Information

Size: 13.2 Linear feet

Summary: Exhibition and project files, correspondence, audio and VHS video recordings, writings, lectures, photographs, interviews and printed material regarding the work of museum curator, Lloyd Herman.
Exhibition and project files include Brilliant Stories, From the Woods, Threads, Fresh Clothes, Art that Works, Trash Formations, and Sheen of Silver among others. Subject files include information regarding the Pilchuck Glass school, among others. Interviews include a December 2016 interview on 1 SD card conducted by Herman with art instructor Russell Day and a January 2, 2017 interview on 2 SD cards with artist Larry Metcalf about Day. Herman conducted the interviews based on interest about Day.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lloyd E. Herman (1936- ) is a museum curator in Seattle, Wash.


Donated 1996-2017 by Lloyd Herman as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

Language Note

English .

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.

How to Cite This Collection

Lloyd E. Herman papers, 1961-2017. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.