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ATCA Artists' Works and Correspondence Files Collection

 Collection
Identifier: msc0764
This collection collocates a number of similar file sequences, including The Crane/Friedman Correspondence Art Collection and portions of the Ken Friedman archive, as well as items from the Buster Cleveland and Bill Gaglione collections which brings together mailart, correspondence, photographs, slides, compact discs, show announcements/posters, writings, and other ephemera by or related to various artists. Entries appear in alphabetical order according to artists' last names and gallery names. Mailart is listed by the last name of the sender. The vast majority of artistic booklets are considered xerox art. This is an Alternative Traditions in Contemporary Art collection. Series II contains gallery announcements and Series III contains 3-D artworks. Descriptions for each folder's contents have not been completed. Please contact us (lib-spec@uiowa.edu) if you are interested in learning about the contents of a specific artist's folder.

Dates

  • 1968-2010

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply; please consult Special Collections staff for further information.

Extent

18.00 linear feet

Ephemera throughout. other_unmapped

Abstract

This ATCA collection brings together mail art, correspondence, photographs, slides, compact discs, show announcements/posters, writings, and other ephemera related to or by various artists.

Method of Acquisition

Artists' Works and Correspondence Files include donations made by Buster Cleveland, Steve Durland, Ken Friedman, and Fred Truck from approximately 1980-1990.
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the University of Iowa Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections Department
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5921
319-335-5900 (Fax)