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Lytton Center of the Visual Arts records, 1961-1969

Lytton Center of the Visual Arts


Collection Information

Size: 2 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence, 1963-1980, exhibition records, 1966-1968, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art center, Los Angeles, Calif., adjoining the headquarters of Lytton Savings and Loan Association from 1961 to 1969. Exhibited emerging California art and artists (among them Bruce Conner, Robert Cremean, Claire Falkenstein, William T. Wiley, Jack Zajac) and was one of the earliest corporate art programs in the U.S.


Donated 1995 by Josine Ianco-Starrels, curator-director of the Lytton Center in the 1960s.

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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Lytton Center of the Visual Arts records, 1961-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.