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Piri Halasz papers, circa 1950-2017

Halasz, Piri, 1935-

Author, Art historian, Art critic

Collection Information

Size: 1.6 Linear feet; 0.179 Gigabytes

Summary: The papers of Piri Halasz are dated circa 1950-2017, and measure 1.6 linear feet and 0.179 GB. The collection consists of correspondence with Clement Greenberg and a number of well-known artists; writings including article and book manuscripts, drafts of lectures, talks, and born-digital presentations; interview transcripts and sound recordings; exhibition reviews; research; biographical material; photographs; and printed material documenting Halasz's activities as an art critic, writer and curator.

Biographical/Historical Note

Piri Halasz (b. 1935) is an art critic, writer, lecturer, teacher, curator, and blogger who focuses on the New York art scene and politics from the 1940s to the present. She corresponded with a number of well-known artists; her long-standing association with Clement Greenberg is represented in her correspondence, articles and interviews.


Donated 2010 and 2017 by Piri Halasz.

Language Note

English .