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Roy Moyer papers, 1923-2013, bulk 1950-2000

Moyer, Roy, 1921-2007

Curator, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2.8 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of artist and arts administrator Roy Moyer measure 2.8 linear feet and date from 1923 to 2013, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1950 to 2000. The materials also concern to a limited degree Moyer's life partner, artist and art historian, Karl Lunde. Moyer's career is documented by writings, photographs of his artwork and exhibiton installations, as well as printed materials concerning exhibitions and his participation in cutural and community activities. There is limited correspondence or material of a personal nature.

Biographical/Historical Note

Artist and arts administrator Roy Moyer (1921-2007) and his life partner, artist and art historian Karl Lunde (1931-2009), lived and worked in the New York City area.


The papers were donated to the Archives of American Art in 2011 by Karl Lunde.

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Language Note

The collection is in English, however, a small number of items are in Greek or French.