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Ron Hartgrove papers, 1968-1981

Hartgrove, Ron, 1946-

Jeweler

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1 Item partial microfilm reel

Summary: Statements, 1970-1975, relating to the application of the mandala form to art and a photocopy of the articles of incorporation of A MANDALA GROUP, INC. Also included are copies of clippings, relating to Hartgrove's jewelry designs and his works of art in the mandala form; press releases for the exhibition CYBERNAUT, 1976; exhibition announcements and invitations, 1973-1976; and a copy of a letter from Hartgrove to Dr. Camfield, 1969, discussing his relationship with art as "I'm going to be ART and ART is going to be me."

Biographical/Historical Note

Jewelry designer, painter; Houston, Texas.

Provenance

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1985 by Ron Hartgrove and transferred to NMAA/PG Library after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3537 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.

Mostly photocopies.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Ron Hartgrove papers, 1968-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.