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Michael Mazur papers, circa 1936-2016

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Series 8:Writings, circa 1952-2009
2.7 Linear feet
Boxes 10-13

The Writings series includes various essays, letters to the editor, and lectures by Mazur including student work, as well as essays and films discussing the artist's career and contributions, many in digital form. Also included are Mazur's journals containing notes, thoughts, drafts for lectures, schedules, and ideas and sketches for work, which he kept for the entirety of his career.
8.1:Writings by Mazur, circa 1958-2009
DescriptionContainer
Air Drawing Artist Book Draft, circa 2003-2007
10
16
Air Drawing Artist Book, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2003-2007
0.409 Gigabytes
41 computer files
ER033
Artist Statements, circa 1970-2007
10
17
Artist Statements, Digital, 2002-2004
0.001 Gigabytes
10 computer files
ER034
"A Case for Cassatt", circa 1980s-1990s
10
18
"Collaborator!" artkrush (Fall 2003), circa 2003
10
19
"Collaborator!" artkrush (Fall 2003), Digital Photographs and Documents, 2002-2005
0.003 Gigabytes
10 computer files
ER035
"Doodlin'," Digital Photographs and Documents, 2004-2005
0.345 Gigabytes
60 computer files
ER036
Essay for Book on Edwin Dickinson, 2000-2001
10
20
Essay for Book on Edwin Dickinson, Digital
0.001 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER037
Essay on Harold Tovish, 1988
10
21
"Exquisite Corpse: A Personal Essay" (Rembrandt), circa 2005
10
22
"Exquisite Corpse: A Personal Essay" (Rembrandt), Digital , 2004
0.019 Gigabytes
6 computer files
ER038
"The Foundation for a True Renaissance in Printmaking" RISD Alumni Bulletin (June 1964), 1964
10
23
"From the Horse's Mouth: A View From the Studio Toward the End of the Century", circa 1980s
10
24
"Greek to Celtic Coins: A Metamorphosis" , circa 1958
10
25
Interviews, circa 1967-2006
10
26
Interview by Cheri Doyle (Oct. 1988), 1988
10
27
Lecture Notes, circa 1965-2008
10
28
Lecture, DeCordova, 2003
0.001 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER039
Lecture, Dante's Inferno, Digital, 2004, 2006
0.025 Gigabytes
42 computer files
ER040
Lecture, Wellington College, Digital, 2004
0.004 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER041
Lecture, Wheaton College, Digital (Powerpoint), 2005
0.056 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER042
Lecture, "Blurring Richter" Wesleyan College, Digital, 2003
0.001 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER043
Lecture, Rembrandt, Digital (Powerpoint), 2004, 2006
0.149 Gigabytes
3 computer files
ER044
Stanley Kunitz Presentation, Digital (Powerpoint)
0.01 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER045
CAA Presentation, Digital (Powerpoint), 2006
0.04 Gigabytes
2 computer files
ER046
"Life is Ruler Still" Poem by M. Mazur, circa 1960
10
29
"Meeting with Raphael Soyer" (Provincetown, 1987), 1987
10
30
"The Mind Landscape of Hsieh Yu-yu" Art News (Nov. 1996), circa 1996
10
31
"Monoprints of Naum Gabo" Essay in Print Collectors Newsletter, Monoprint Folio, circa 1977-1981
10
32-33
"Monotype: An Artist's View", circa 1970s-1980s
11
1
"On Teaching: My Teachers and How They Ruined Me--Almost", circa 2000-2005
11
2
"On Teaching: My Teachers and How They Ruined Me--Almost", Digital, 2007
0.001 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER047
"The Provincetown Studio Show: A Preview", circa 2005
11
3
"The Provincetown Studio Show: A Preview" Provincetown Arts, 2008
11
4
Review of Harold Tovish for Arts Magazine, circa 1975-1980
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5
"Thinking About Renoir", circa 1970s-1980s
11
6
"A Work that Marries Painting and Poetry" (article promoting Les Felurs du Mal Exhibition, circa 1980s
11
7
Letters/Letters to the Editor, circa 1978-2008
11
8
Memorials and Remembrances, circa 1974-2005
11
9
Memorials and Remembrances, Digital, 2001-2004
0.001 Gigabytes
4 computer files
ER048
Miscellaneous Manuscripts, circa 1960s-2005
11
10
Notes, circa 1960s-1990s
11
11
Presentation, Interview Note Cards, circa 2000s
11
12
Teaching Materials, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2000-2007
0.411 Gigabytes
63 computer files
ER049
Topical Note Cards (Art Historical, Printmaking), circa 1958-1970s
11
13-16
8.2:Writings by Others, circa 1960-2005
DescriptionContainer
"Artist's Wife" Poem by Gail Mazur, circa 1960s-1970s
11
17
Catalog "The Graphic Work of Michael Mazur", circa 1976
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18
Catalog "The Accidental Printmaker" Zimmeli Art Museum, circa 1998
11
19
Essay, "Michael Mazur, An Artist in Transition" by Radcliffe Graduate Student, circa 1970
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20
MA Thesis by Darcy Irvin, 2005
11
21
"Passage Memory Landscape: The Paintings of Michael Mazur" by Valerie C. Doran, circa 2003-2005
11
22
Poetry by Others, Unidentified, circa 1960s-1970s
11
23
"Brève Histoire du Monotype aux États-Unis" by Carla Esposito, 2003
0.001 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER050
Good to Pull with Michael Mazur and Michael Townsend, Harvard Film Study Center, Digital Video Recording, 2000
0.69 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER051
Wakeby Day, Wakeby Night: A Monotype Mural by Michael Mazur (circa 1980s), Digital Video Recording, 2004
2.58 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER052
8.3:Journals, circa 1952-2005
DescriptionContainer
Europe, Summer 1952, 1952
11
24-25
Journal, circa 1970s-1990s
11
26
Journal , 1974-1975
11
27
Journal, 1975-1977
11
28
Journal (Writings on Naum Gabo), 1976-1978
11
29
Journal, 1977-1979
11
30
Journal, 1979-1980
12
1
Journal, 1981-1982
12
2
Journal, 1983-1984
12
3
Journal, 1984-1986
12
4
Journal, 1986-1987
12
5
Journal, 1987-1988
12
6
Journal, 1988
12
7
Journal, 1988-1989
12
8
Journal, 1989-1991
12
9
Journal, 1991-1993
12
10
Journal, 1993-1998
12
11
Journal, 1998-2003
13
1
Journal, circa 2000-2005
13
2
Journal, 2003
13
3
Journal, circa 2003-2004
13
4

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  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
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