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Ted and Joan Wilentz collection of Fluxus-related materials, 1963-1983

Wilentz, Ted, 1915-2001



Collection Information

Size: 0.3 Linear feet

Summary: 56 items, almost entirely printed matter, consist of exhibition catalogues, announcements, books, pamphlets, newsletters, flyers, broadsides, calendar, prospectus cards, clippings, and posters generated by central and orbital figures associated with Fluxus: Allan Kaprow, Charlotte Moorman, Dick Higgins, Ray Johnson, George Maciunas, Peter Moore, and Richard Kostelanetz.

Biographical/Historical Note

Wilentz was proprietor of the Eighth Street Bookshop; New York, N.Y.


Donated 2000 by Ted and Joan Wilentz. The papers arrived through Ted Wilentz's appraiser, William Morgan, who also signed the Deed of Gift.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Ted and Joan Wilentz collection of Fluxus-related materials, 1963-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.