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A Finding Aid to the Piri Halasz papers, circa 1950-2017

Piri Halasz papers, circa 1950-2017

Halasz, Piri, 1935-

Art historian, Art critic

Collection Information

Size: 1.6 linear feet

0.179 gigabytes

Summary: The papers of Piri Halasz are dated 1966-2009, and measure 1.8 linear feet. Correspondence with Clement Greenberg and a number of well-known artists, manuscripts of articles, drafts and transcripts of lectures and talks, interview transcripts, exhibition reviews, research, biographical material, photographs, and printed material documenting her activities as an art critic, writer, and curator. An unprocessed addition donated in 2017 includes biographical material, writings, 19 audio cassette tapes of interviews with various artists, curtors, and critics, and two CDs of images from her lectures. Materials date from 1966-2005.

Biographical/Historical Note

Piri Halasz (1935- ) is a writer, lecturer, teacher, curator, blogger, and art critic in New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated 2010 and 2017 by Piri Halasz.