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Paul J. Smith papers, 1955-2011

Smith, Paul J., 1931-

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.5 Linear feet

Summary: Photographs and documentation compiled in preparation for interviews he conducted with craft artists, biographical material, and writings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Paul J. Smith (1931- ) is an art administrator and curator in New York, N.Y.


Donated 2004-2012 by Paul J. Smith, as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. Additions are expected.

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

Paul J. Smith papers, 1955-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.