Scope and Contents
The papers of painter, educator, and computer artist Robert Stanley measure 2.3 linear feet and 0.608 Gigabytes, and date from circa 1965-2001. The collection consists of correspondence largely professional in nature including born-digital material in the form of portfolio submissions and email folders prepared by Robert Stanley; writings in digital format in the form of a studio log describing the studio practice from 1978-2021; printed material including exhibition catalogues as well as a self-published catalogue raisonné also captured in digital format, as well as a selection of published writings; and an artwork series including mostly sketchbooks and loose sketches and drawings created throughout the span of Stanley's career.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Two letters from Richard Diebenkorn were donated in 2016 by Robert Stanley. In 2022, Stanley donated the rest of the papers.
The collection was processed and a finding aid prepared by Ryan Evans in 2023. Ryan Evans also processed the born digital materials in 2023.