Coplans, John

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Art administrator, editor, educator; New York, N.Y.; b. 1920, London, England; d. Aug. 21, 2003, Manhattan, N.Y.

From the description of John Coplans interview, 1975 Apr. 4-1977 Aug. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78306526

From the description of John Coplans interview, 1975 Apr. 4-1977 Aug. 4 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 276394198

John Coplans (1920- 2003) was an art administrator, editor, photograph, and educator of New York, N.Y.

Born in London, England; died in Manhattan, N.Y.

From the description of Oral history interview with John Coplans, 1975 Apr. 4-1977 Aug. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646397048

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referencedIn Boardman, Lois, 1931-. Pasadena Art Museum : Lois Boardman : oral history transcript / by Joanne L. Ratner, Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles, 1990. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Coplans, John. Oral history interview with John Coplans, 1975 Apr. 4-1977 Aug. 4. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Coplans, John. Coplans, John: Art World Personality Files. Whitney Museum of American Art, Library
creatorOf Coplans, John. John Coplans interview, 1975 Apr. 4-1977 Aug. 4. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Coplans, John. Coplans, John : [photography bio file]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Stiles, Knute, 1923-. Knute Stiles papers, 1947-1971. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mason, John, 1927-. Oral history interview with John Mason, 2006 August 28 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mason, John, 1927-. Oral history interview with John Mason, 2006 Aug. 28 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Outterbridge, John, 1933-. Oral history interview with John Outterbridge, 1973 Jan. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Johnson, Ray, 1927-1995. Ray Johnson mail art to Hal Glicksman, 1968-1970. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Coplans, John : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Coplans, John. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.). A body of work, self portraits by John Coplans. 1988 : Archives pamphlet file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Coplans, John. John Coplans interview, 1975 Apr. 4-1977 Aug. 4 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hanson, Elizabeth, 1912-. Pasadena Art Museum : Elizabeth Hanson : oral history transcript / by Joanne L. Ratner, Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles, 1990. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Terbell, Thomas G., 1938-. Pasadena Art Museum : Thomas G. Terbell, Jr. : oral history transcript / by Joanne L. Ratner, Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles, 1989. Pasadena Public Library
creatorOf Coplans, John. [John Coplans] : artist file John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library, Ringling Museum Library
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associatedWith Alloway, Lawrence, 1926- person
associatedWith Artforum. corporateBody
associatedWith Artforum. corporateBody
associatedWith Artforum. corporateBody
associatedWith Blum, Irving, 1930- person
associatedWith Boardman, Lois, 1931- person
associatedWith Cummings, Paul, person
associatedWith Fried, Michael. person
associatedWith Hanson, Elizabeth, 1912- person
associatedWith Hopps, Walter. person
associatedWith John Coplans, person
correspondedWith Johnson, Ray, 1927-1995. person
associatedWith Leider, Philip, 1929- person
associatedWith Mason, John, 1927- person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Outterbridge, John, 1933- person
associatedWith Rose, Barbara. person
associatedWith Stiles, Knute, 1923- person
associatedWith Terbell, Thomas G., 1938- person
associatedWith The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Museum curators--Interviews
Educator--Interviews
Arts administrators--Interviews
Art publishing
Editors--Interviews
Gallery directors--Interviews
Occupation
Photographers
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Birth 1920-06-24

Death 2003-08-21

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English

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