Irwin, Robert, 1928-....

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Southern California artist who was a founder of the light and space, and environmental art movements.

From the description of Robert Irwin papers, 1970-2003. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 417154423

Epithet: Curate of Castlerickard

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001295.0x000320

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Robert Irwin is a Southern California artist and a founder of the light and space, and environmental art movements.

From the guide to the Robert Irwin papers, 1970-2004, (Getty Research Institute)

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Irwin, Robert, 1928-. [Robert Irwin : International Art & Artists File]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Art and Technology Program. Modern Art Department, Art and Technology records, 1967-1971. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LACMA
creatorOf J. Paul Getty Trust. Building Program. Getty center site planning and construction documentation, 1947, 1958, 1963, 1978, 1982, 1984-1987, and undated, bulk 1984-1997. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Irwin, Robert : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Barbara Rose papers, 1940-1993, 1960-1985 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.). Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Cutler-Shaw, Joyce, 1932-. Joyce Cutler-Shaw papers, 1972-2001. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn Oppenheim, Dennis, 1938-. Oral history interview with Dennis Oppenheim, 2009 June 23-24 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Irwin, Robert, 1928-. [Robert Irwin] : artist file John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library, Ringling Museum Library
referencedIn Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1972 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Butterfield, Jan. Jan Butterfield papers, 1959-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Getty Research Institute. Modern art in Los Angeles [sound recording] : Robert Irwin oral history, 2004. Getty Research Institute, Research Library
referencedIn Joyce Cutler-Shaw Papers, 1972 - 2001 Mandeville Special Collections Library
creatorOf Irwin, Robert, 1928-. Model for the Getty Center Central Garden. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Irwin, Robert, 1928-. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Irwin, Robert, 1928-. Robert Irwin papers, 1970-2003. Getty Research Institute, Research Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCLXX (ff. 381). 13-31 Aug. 1844.includes:ff. 1, 3 Walter Francis Montagu-Douglas-Scott, 5th Duke of Buccleuch: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1834-1847.f. 5 Reverend Sir William Dunbar, 6th Baronet of Durn: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 1844.f.... British Library
creatorOf Robert Irwin papers, 1970-2004 Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Panza, Giuseppe. Giuseppe Panza papers, 1956-1990. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Hopkins, Henry, 1928-. Oral history interview with Henry Tyler Hopkins, 1980 Oct. 24-1980 Dec. 17 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Byers, Margery. Margery Byers papers, 1962. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Giuseppe Panza papers, 1956-1990 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.). Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1972 [and undated]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn United States Sanitary Commission records. Army and Navy Claim Agency archives, 1861-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Irwin, Robert, 1928-. Grand Avenue Viaduct [graphic]. Getty Research Institute, Research Library
referencedIn Jacobs, Mimi. [Photographs of artists taken by Mimi Jacobs, photographer]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Getty Center site planning and construction photographs, 1947, 1958, 1963, 1978, 1982, 1984-1997, undated (bulk 1984-1997) Getty Research Institute, Research Library
referencedIn Modern Art Department Art and Technology records, 1967-1971, 1967-2007 Los Angeles County Museum of Art Balch Art Research Library
referencedIn Rose, Barbara. Barbara Rose papers, 1940-1993 (bulk 1960-1985). Getty Research Library
creatorOf Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.). Stuart collection records, 1982-2006. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn Hopkins, Henry, 1928-. Henry Tyler Hopkins interviews, 1980 Oct. 24-1980 Dec. 17 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bowman, Ruth, 1923-. WNYC Views on Art radio program interviews, 1967-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hopkins, Henry, 1928-2009. Oral history interview with Henry Tyler Hopkins, 1980 Oct. 24-Dec. 17. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.). Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Art Center College of Design (Pasadena, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Bowman, Ruth, 1923- person
associatedWith Butterfield, Jan. person
associatedWith Byers, Margery. person
associatedWith City Front Plaza (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Cutler-Shaw, Joyce, 1932- person
associatedWith Dia:Beacon (Art museum) corporateBody
associatedWith Getty Center (Los Angeles, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Getty Research Institute. corporateBody
associatedWith Hopkins, Henry, 1928-2009 person
associatedWith Irving Blum Gallery corporateBody
associatedWith Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Jacobs, Mimi person
associatedWith John W. Carpenter Park (Dallas, Tex.) corporateBody
associatedWith John W. Carpenter Park (Dallas, Tx.) corporateBody
associatedWith J. Paul Getty Trust. Building Program. corporateBody
associatedWith Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Art and Technology Program. corporateBody
associatedWith Los Angeles County Museum of Art Modern Art Department. corporateBody
associatedWith Miami International Airport. corporateBody
associatedWith Old Post Office and Clock Tower (Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Old Post Office and Clock Tower (Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Oppenheim, Dennis, 1938- person
associatedWith Panza, Giuseppe. person
associatedWith Panza, Giuseppe—Art collections person
associatedWith Rose, Barbara person
associatedWith Rose, Barbara. person
associatedWith Sentinel Plaza (Pasadena, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Stuart Collection (San Diego, Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library. corporateBody
associatedWith United States Sanitary Commission corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Getty Center Gardens (Los Angeles, Calif.)
California--Los Angeles
Bunker Hill (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Manchester, Lancashire
Cavan, county of, Ireland
Morocco, North Africa
Jamaica, Central America
United States
Getty Center Gardens (Los Angeles, Calif.)
India, Asia
Tahiti, Pacific Ocean
Getty Center Gardens (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Subject
Sculpture, American--20th century
Building sites--Planning--United States
Environment (Art)
Light in art
Building sites--Planning
Sculpture, Modern--20th century
Public sculpture--United States
Public sculpture
Public art
Public art--United States
Landscape architecture
Art, Modern--20th century
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Birth 1928-09-12

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