Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964

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Sculptor, painter, printmaker, and teacher.

b. Kiev, Ukraine, May 30, 1887; significant in Cubist movement during his years in Paris, 1908-1921; came to United States in 1923; operated his own school in Paris, 1912, an endeavor that continued throughout his life in Berlin, New York City, Woodstock, N.Y., Chicago, and Los Angeles. Invented animated painting, known as "Archipentura," ca. 1924 (U.S. patent issued 1927).; d. February 23, 1964 in New York, N.Y.

From the description of Alexander Archipenko papers, 1904-1986 (bulk 1930-1964). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83923324

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referencedIn Katharine Kuh papers, 1875-1994, bulk 1930-1994 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Milch Gallery. Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Tsutakawa, George,. Oral history interview with George Tsutakawa, 1983 Sept. 8-19 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Herbert Matter papers, ca. 1937-1984 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. Alexander Archipenko papers, 1904-1986 (bulk 1930-1964). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Caparn, Rhys, 1909-. Rhys Caparn interview, 1983 Nov. 23 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Alexander Archipenko : vertical file. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
referencedIn Doris Caesar Papers, 1926-1977 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Perls, Klaus. Correspondence to Edward F. Fry, 1962. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Gaston, Godfrey O., 1928-. Godfrey O. Gaston correspondence, 1964-1991. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Dreier, Katherine Sophie, 1877-1952. Katherine S. Dreier papers / Société Anonyme archive, 1818-1952 (bulk 1920-1951). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Oral history interview with Katharine Kuh, 1982 Mar. 18-1983 Mar. 24. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.). National Collection of Fine Arts records relating to Alexander Archipenko, 1964-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Katherine S. Dreier papers / Société Anonyme archive, 1818-1952, 1920-1951 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995. Oral history interview with Lilian Swann Saarinen, 1976-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Donald H. Karshan papers relating to Alexander Archipenko, 1920-1973 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Chapman, Hugh,. Art prints. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. Alexander Archipenko : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
creatorOf Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. Alexander Archipenko artist file. Whitney Museum of American Art, Library
referencedIn Wasyl Halich papers, 1921-1971 University of Minnesota Libraries. Immigration History Research Center [ihrc]
referencedIn Zabriskie Gallery. Zabriskie Gallery records, 1951-2001. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001. Gyorgy Kepes papers, 1825-1989 (bulk 1909-1989). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh papers, 1875-1994, bulk, 1930-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Wasserman, Jeanne L. 1915-2006. Papers of Fogg Art Museum Honorary Curator of Sculpture 1960-c.1987 Harvard University Art Museum
referencedIn Zabriskie Gallery. Zabriskie Gallery records, 1951-2001. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. Correspondence to Edward F. Fry, 1962-1964. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871. Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter family papers, 1840-1961. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hildebrandt, Hans. Hans and Lily Hildebrandt Papers, 1899-1979. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Sander, Ludwig, 1906-. Oral history interview with Ludwig Sander, 1969 Feb. 4 - Feb. 12 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Patterson, Viola, 1898-1984. Oral history interview with Viola Patterson, 1982 Oct. 22-Oct. 29. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Archipenko, Alexander : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
creatorOf Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Zabriskie Gallery. Zabriskie Gallery records, 1951-2010. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh papers, 1908-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Woodlawn Cemetery (New York, N.Y.). Woodlawn Cemetery records, 1863-1999. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Blackshear, Kathleen, 1897-1988. Kathleen Blackshear and Ethel Spears papers, 1920-1990. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
creatorOf American Abstract Artists. American Abstract Artists records, 1935-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter Family papers, 1840-1961 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Caparn, Rhys, 1909-. Oral history interview with Rhys Caparn, 1983 Nov. 23 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1922. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Milch Gallery. Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Weyhe Gallery. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1916-1971, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Dreier, Katherine Sophie, 1877-1952. Katherine S. Dreier papers / Société Anonyme archive, 1818-1952 (bulk 1920-1951) Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh papers, 1908-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Lowe, Harry, 1922-. Harry Lowe papers, 1938-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Karshan, Donald H. Donald H. Karshan papers relating to Alexander Archipenko 1920-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh interviews, 1982 Mar. 18 - 1983 Mar. 24. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Rhys Caparn Papers, 1932-1973 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Hans and Lily Hildebrandt papers, 1899-1979 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Matter, Herbert, 1907-1984. Herbert Matter papers, circa 1937-1984. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Rabb, Irving,. [Oral History with Irving Rabb] [sound recording] 2005 June 20. Harvard University Art Museum
referencedIn Tsutakawa, George,. Oral history interview with George Tsutakawa, 1983 Sept. 8 - Sept. 19 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Patterson, Viola, 1898-1984. Oral history interview with Viola Patterson, 1982 Oct. 22-29. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964. [Alexander Archipenko : International Art & Artists File]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Halich, Wasyl, b. 1896. Wasyl Halich papers, 1921-1971. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Scheyer, Galka E. Galka Scheyer papers, 1917-1945. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Sander, Ludwig, 1906-. Oral history interview with Ludwig Sander, 1969 Feb. 4-12 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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Relation Name
associatedWith American Abstract Artists. corporateBody
associatedWith Archipenko, Angelica. person
associatedWith Archipenko Art School (Woodstock, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Archipenko, Frances. person
associatedWith Atelier Riess, corporateBody
associatedWith Blackshear, Kathleen, 1897-1988. person
associatedWith Caesar, Doris. person
associatedWith Caparn, Rhys, 1909- person
associatedWith Chapman, Hugh, person
associatedWith Donald H. Karshan person
associatedWith Dreier, Katherine Sophie, 1877-1952. person
associatedWith Fiedler, - Franz, person
associatedWith Gaston, Godfrey O., 1928- person
associatedWith Halich, Wasyl, b. 1896. person
associatedWith Hildebrandt, Hans person
associatedWith Hildebrandt, Hans. person
associatedWith Hildebrandt, Lily, 1889-1974 person
associatedWith Karshan, Donald H. person
associatedWith Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001. person
associatedWith Kuh, Katharine person
associatedWith Kuh, Katharine. person
associatedWith Lowe, Harry, 1922- person
associatedWith Matter, Herbert, 1907-1984. person
associatedWith Milch Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Patterson, Viola, 1898-1984 person
associatedWith Perls, Klaus. person
associatedWith Rabb, Irving, person
associatedWith Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871. person
associatedWith Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995 person
associatedWith Sander, Ludwig, 1906- person
associatedWith Scheyer, Galka E. person
associatedWith Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Tsutakawa, George, person
associatedWith Wasserman, Jeanne L. 1915-2006 person
associatedWith Weyhe Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Woodlawn Cemetery (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Zabriskie Gallery. corporateBody
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Subject
Art--Russian--Reproductions
Sculptors
Art--Philosophy
Sculpture, Modern--20th century
Art, Russian
Art--Study and teaching
Cubism
Sculpture--Technique
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Birth 1887-05-30

Death 1964-02-25

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English,

German

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