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National Endowment for the Arts, Visual Arts Program selected records, 1969-1989

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Series 1:Art Organization Files, 1969-1989
13.5 Linear feet
Boxes 1-15

Art organization files contain supporting documents for grants awarded by the National Endowment for the Arts between 1969 and 1989. The main contents of the series includes artist resumes, background information on the various organizations applying for grants, correspondence, photographs, and slides. Among the organizations represented are The Artists Guild of Detroit; Artists Space, New York; Artlink, Fort Wayne, Indiana; Association of Artist-Run Galleries, New York; Asylum Hills Artists' Cooperative, Hartford, Conn.; The Boston Visual Artists Union; Clayworks, Baltimore, Md.; Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, La.; The Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, Pa.; 80 Langton St., San Francisco, Calif.; 1708 E. Main, Richmond, Va.; Sculpture Space, Clinton, N.J.; and others.
Files are arranged alphabetically by name of organization. Some of the files have slides included with the documents, but the vast majority of the slides are in Series 2.
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55 Mercer, New York, circa 1969-1980
1
1-6
80 Langton Street, San Francisco, CA, circa 1975-1980
1
7-13
1708 E. Main, Richmond, VA, circa 1978-1982
1
14-18
A. I. R. Gallery, undated
1
19
A. R. E. Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1980
1
20
A-Front, Chicago, 1979
1
21
Adhibit Committee, circa 1973-1974
1
22-23
Alternative Museum, New York, NY, 1975-1981
1
24
And/Or, Seattle, WA, 1974-1977
1
25-26
ARC, Chicago, IL, 1979-1981
1
27-29
ARC, Chicago, IL, 1976-1981
2
1-6
Art and Language Press, New York, NY, 1970-1974
2
7-12
Artemisia Gallery/Fund, Chicago, IL, 1973-1983
2
13-18
Artist Alliance, Inc., Tampa, FL, 1980
2
19
The Artists Foundation, Inc., Boston, MA, 1979
2
20
The Artists Gallery, Buffalo, NY, 1978-1980
2
21
The Artists Guild of Detroit, Detroit, MI, 1976-1980
2
22-24
Artists' Pulp, C.A.G.E., Cincinnati, OH, 1981
2
25
Artists Talk on Art Inc., New York, NY, 1975-1980
3
1-2
Artlink Artspace, Fort Wayne, IN, 1979-1980
3
3-4
Artreach, Columbus, OH, 1980-1981
3
5
Artworks Gallery, Hartford, CT, 1979-1980
3
6-7
Art Park, Lewiston, NY, 1976-1977
3
8-9
Art Research Center, Kansa City, MO, 1973-1979
3
10-11
Association of Artists-Run Galleries, New York, NY, 1975-190
3
12-14
Asylum Hill Artists' Cooperative, Hartford, CT, 1978-1981
3
15-16
Atlanta Art Workers Coalition, Atlanta, GA, 1977-1979
3
17
Baker/Rapoport/Wick, Berkley, CA, 1977
3
18
The Bird and the Dirt Inc., Washington, DC, 1974-1976
3
19
Book Space, Chicago, IL, 1979-1981
3
20
Boston Visionary Cell, Boston, MA, 1977
3
21-24
Boston Visual Artists Union, Boston, MA, 1976-1977
3
25-26
Boston Visual Artists Union, Boston, MA, 1972-1981
4
1-13
Boulder Center for the Visual Arts, Boulder, CO, 1978-1980
4
14-15
C.A.G.E. (Cincinnati Artists Group Effort, Cincinnati, OH, 1978-1980
4
16-18
C.A.G.E. Record Project, "A Consonant Vowel", 1988
1 sound discs (vinyl)
15
1
C.C.G./C.A.G.E. Records, "On the Record", 1981
2 sound discs (vinyl)
15
2-3
Cayman Galleries, Friends of Puerto Rico Inc., New York, NY, 1978-1979
4
19
C.A.V.S./M.I.T. Center for Advanced Visual Studies, Cambridge, MA, 1978
4
20-21
Center for Book Arts, New York, NY, 1977
Contains pieces of art made out of paper, and one item made from clay.
5
1-2
Center for Contemporary Music, Ann Arbor, MI, 1978
5
3
Center for Contemporary Music, Mills College, Oakland, CA, 1976-1978
5
4
CEPA/CETA, Buffalo, NY, 1978
5
5
Chicago Books, Chicago, IL, 1977-1981
5
6-7
City Beautification Council, Dayton, OH, 1977-1981
5
8
City Walls Public Art Fund Inc., New York, NY, 1979-1981
5
9
Clayworks Studio Workshop, New York, NY, 1978-1981
5
10-11
The Clocktower, Institute for Art and Public Resources, New York, NY, 1975-1977
5
12-13
Collaborative Projects Inc., New York, NY, 1979-1981
5
14-17
Committee for the Visual Arts Inc., New York, NY, 1979-1980
5
18-20
Committee for the Visual Arts Inc., New York, NY, 1976-1978
6
1-3
Community Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL, 1970-1974
6
4-10
Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH, 1979
6
11
Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA, 1977-1981
Includes one video cassette
6
12-19
Creative Times Inc., New York, NY, 1977-1983
6
20
The Drawing Center, New York, NY, 1977-1981
6
21-22
The Drawing Center, New York, NY, 1977-1982
7
1-4
Electronic Arts Intermix Inc., New York, NY, 1974-1976
7
5-6
Experimental Television Center, Owego, NY, "Assemblage", undated
1 videocassettes (vhs)
7
7
"Eyes and Ears Billboard Art Show", 1977
1 videocassettes (vhs)
7
8
The Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, PA, 1974-1981
7
9-18
Fiberworks, Berkley, CA, 1980
Contains inventory of slides. Slides are in Series 2, Box 2.
7
19
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, 1977
7
20
First Generation, Deanza College, 1976-1977
7
21
"Foundation for Today's Art", 1978-1979
1 videocassettes (vhs)
8
1
The Floating Museum, San Francisco, CA, 1976-1977
8
2
Fondo del Sol Visual Art Center, Washington, DC, 1976-1979
8
3-4
Franklin Furnace, New York, NY, 1976-1981
8
5-9
Friends of Puerto Rico, New York, NY
Related to Cayman Galleries file in Box 4
8
10
Grahame Weinbren, "Erlking-Documentation" , 1986
1 videocassettes (vhs)
8
11
Grahame Weinbren, "Terms of Analysis", 1983
1 videocassettes (vhs)
8
12
Gemini, 1969
8
13-14
Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY, 1980-1982
8
15-16
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME, 1968-1974
8
17
Herron Gallery, Indianapolis, IN, 1980-1981
8
18
IMAC Performance Sampler, Bayville, NY, 1980
1 videocassettes (vhs)
9
1
Independent Curators Incorporated, New York, NY, 1977, 1981
9
2
Inner City Mural Program, Los Angeles, CA, 1973-1974
9
3-4
Institute for Art and Urban Resources, New York, NY, 1975-1981
9
5-6
Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA, 1973-1980
9
7
International Sculpture Center California, 1982
9
8-9
Jack Youngerman Exhibition, undated
9
10
Anne Kingsbury Exhibition, Milwaukee, WI, circa 1979
9
11
La Mamelle Inc., San Francisco, CA, 1979
Includes one video cassette
9
12-15
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, 1976-1977
9
16-17
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, "Carole Caroompas", 1981
1 sound discs (vinyl)
Related to Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art files in Box 9, folders 16-17.
15
4
Laurie Anderson, New York, NY, 1978-1979
Includes one sound reel, "Selected Audio works"
9
18-19
Les Krims Limited Edition Folios, 1972
10
1
Magic Theater Inc., San Francisco, CA, undated
10
2
Merzaum/Desire Productions, Baltimore, MD, 1979-1980
10
3
Miscellany, 1979-1980
10
4-5
Minnesota Artists Exhibition Program, Minneapolis, MN, 1980
10
6-7
Minority Photographers Inc., New York, NY, 1971-1976
10
8-10
N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1978-1981
10
11-14
National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC, 1972-1976
10
15
Nexus, Philadelphia, PA, 1977-1981
10
16-21
New Gallery of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH, 1980-1981
11
1-2
New Grounds Presentations Inc., New York, NY, 1975-1981
11
3
New Harmony Gallery, New Harmony, IN, 1977-1981
11
4
The New Museum, New York, NY, 1977-1981
11
5
New York Experimental Glass Workshop, New York, NY, circa 1977-1981
11
6-8
The Ohio Foundation on the Arts, Inc., Columbus, OH, circa 1981
11
9
The Ohio State University Research Foundation, Columbus, OH, 1975
11
10
Omega Intermedia Center, 1978
1 videocassettes (vhs)
11
11
Open Gallery, Eugene, OR, 1978-1981
11
12-15
Open Ring Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1978-1979
11
16
Oregon School of Arts and Crafts, Portland, OR, 1979-1980
11
17-19
Oregon "Architectural Craftwork", circa 1979-1980
11
20
The Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA, 1976
12
1
The Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland OR, 1972-1973
12
2
Printed Matter, Inc., New York, NY, 1976-1981
12
3
Printmaking Workshop, Inc., New York, NY, 1979
12
4
The Public Eye, Inc., San Francisco, CA, 1980
12
5
Randolf Street Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1980-1981
12
6-7
Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, 1979-1981
12
8
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, 1980-1981
12
9
San Francisco Artspace, "Shift 7", San Francisco, CA, 1989
12
10
Nancy Blanchard, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA., "I Learned it At School," Nancy Blanchard, 1979
2 sound discs (vinyl)
15
5-6
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose CA, 1979-1981
12
11-13
School of Art, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 1988-1989
12
14
SITE, Inc., New York, NY, circa 1980
12
15
Sculpture Space, Inc., Clinton, NY, 1977-1981
12
16-17
Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, 1981-1982
12
18
Spaces, Cleveland, OH, 1981
12
19
Spark, Denver, CO, 1979-1982
12
20
Studio Gallery, Washington, DC, 1971-1980
13
1-3
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, 1973
13
4
Televista Projects, Inc., undated
1 videocassettes (vhs)
13
5
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, undated
2 videocassettes (vhs)
13
6
University of Nevada, Reno, NV, 1972
13
7-8
Video, Grantees, 1982
13
9
Video Data Bank, School of the Art Institute, Chicago, IL, 1980
13
10-11
Video Free America, San Francisco, CA, 1977-1980
Includes one videocassette.
13
12-14
Visual Studios Workshop, undated
13
15
Washington Women's Arts Center, Washington, DC, 1978-1679
13
16
Women/Artists/Filmmakers, 1972-1975
13
17-19
Women's Caucus for Art, New York, NY, 1978
13
20
Women's Graphic Center, Los Angeles, CA, undated
13
21
The Women's Interart Center, Inc., New York, NY, 1973
14
1
Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY, 1982
14
2
Women and Their Work, Austin, TX, 1977-1981
14
3
Word Works, San Jose, CA, 1977-1978
14
4
Workshop, Inc., Washington, DC, circa 1975
14
5

Make a Request

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