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Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011

Kushner, Robert, 1949-

Installation artist, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 4.6 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of the artist Robert Kushner measure 4.6 linear feet and date from 1967 to 2011. The collection documents primarily the early career of Robert Kushner through performance videos and other media artworks, correspondence, notes, lab records, inventories, an exhibition proposal, and subject files regarding critic Amy Goldin.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Kushner (1949- ) is a New York, N.Y.-based painter of the Pattern and Decoration movement and an installation artist who began his career as a performance artist.

Provenance

Donated 2013 by Robert Kushner.

Funding

Funding for the preservation of the video and sound recordings and motion picture film digitization was provided by Bridget Moore.