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Perimeter Gallery records, circa 1982-2015

Perimeter Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)


Collection Information

Size: 21 Linear feet

Summary: The records of the Chicago, Illinois art gallery Perimeter Gallery measure 21.0 linear feet and date from 1982-2015. Included are artists' and exhibition files arranged alphabetically, many including CDs, and slides from the gallery.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Perimeter Gallery (established 1982; closed 2015) was a gallery in Chicago, Illinois owned and operated by Frank Paluch that featured contemporary art from established mid-career artists. Originally called Perimeter Press, it expanded in 1983 and changed its name to Perimeter Gallery.


Donated 2017 by Frank Paluch.

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

Perimeter Gallery records, circa 1982-2015. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.