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Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery records, 1980-1992

Richard Kuhlenschmidt Galle, Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery


Collection Information

Size: 7.6 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence, financial records, artists' files, twelve gallery artists' publicity notebooks, slides, printed material, and guest books from the Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery and its various iterations.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery (established 1980; closed 1993) was a commercial gallery in Los Angeles, California that displayed conceptual and post-conceptual art. The gallery operated under various names including Jancar/Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, 1980-1982, Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery, 1982-1985, the Kuhlenschmidt/Simon Gallery, 1986-1988, and Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery 1989-1993.


Donated 2001 and 2014 by Richard Kuhlenschmidt.

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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Richard Kuhlenschmidt Gallery records, 1980-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.