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Paulus Berensohn papers, circa 1950-2017, bulk 1976-2010

Berensohn, Paulus, 1933-2017

Ceramicist, Educator, Dancer

Collection Information

Size: 7.7 linear feet

9.1 gigabytes

Summary: The papers of artist Paulus Berensohn measure 7.7 linear feet and 9.1 gigabytes and date from circa 1950-2017, bulk 1976-2010. The collection documents his career as a poet, ceramic artist, dancer, and teacher in Penland, North Carolina, through biographical material, correspondence, writings, teaching files, printed materials, photographs of artwork, and works of art on paper and mail art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Paulus Berensohn (1933-2017) was a ceramicist, dancer, and arts instructor in Penland, North Carolina.

Provenance

Donated in 2017 by Paulus Berensohn estate via Jon Ellenbogen, executor.