Michelle Stone papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1979–2011

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

0.5 linear feet of material consisting primarily of photographs of sculptures and paintings by Michelle Stone, along with her biographical writings describing family life as well as her inspiration as an artist, statements detailing the inspiration and meaning behind some of the exhibits of her work, and gallery opening and exhibition announcements.

Biographical Historical Note

Michelle Stone is a Chicago-born and –based artist who has also worked as an art therapist and a teacher in Chicago Public Schools, at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she trained, and at the non-profit organization Art Encounter.

Additional Notes

Related collections: other Women and Leadership Archives, Loyola University Chicago collections; Artemisia Gallery Records, Ryerson and Burnham Archives, Ryerson and Burnham Libraries, The Art Institute of Chicago.