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A Finding Aid to the Los Angeles Museum of Art / Roger Wong Gallery records, 1966-1988

Los Angeles Museum of Art / Roger Wong Gallery records, 1966-1988

Los Angeles Museum of Art

Collection Information

Size: 4.0 linear feet

Summary: The Los Angeles Museum of Art / Roger Wong Gallery records measure 4 linear feet and date from 1966 to 1988. Owned by Roger Wong, the gallery was located in Los Angeles, California and primarily exhibited avant-garde art. Biographical materials, correspondence, artists' files, administration records, financial and legal records, printed materials, and photographs document the gallery's operations.

Biographical/Historical Note

Los Angeles Museum of Art / Roger Wong Gallery (1974-1983) was and art gallery in Los Angeles, California, operated by Roger Wong. The Gallery opened in the mid-1970's, perhaps 1974, under the name "Roger Wong Gallery". Around 1978, the name changed to the "Los Angeles Museum of Art," located at Beverly and Vermont. Primarily exhibiting avant-garde art, the Gallery closed in 1982-1983.

Provenance

The Los Angeles Museum of Art / Roger Wong Gallery records were donated in 1994 by John Chase, an art collector who was the recipient of all Roger Wong's art work.