Barbara Cooper papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1967–2012

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

3.5 linear feet of material, most of which relates to artist Barbara Cooper’s professional career, including correspondence, artist statements, individual exhibit and gallery information, and resumes. The collection also includes a large amount of audiovisual materials, most of which in the form of digital copies of negatives and transparencies.

Biographical Historical Note

Barbara Cooper is a Chicago-based sculptor, installation artist, and educator.