Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-

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Printmaker, painter; Bloomington, Ind.

From the description of Rudy Pozzatti interviews, 1977 June 29-1978 Jan. 11 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82099749

Rudy Pozzatti was on the faculty at Indiana University from 1956-1991 and upon his retirement, received the title of Distinguished Professor Emeritus. Founder of the Echo Press, Prof. Pozaatti is recognized as one of the prominent printmakers in the country and has works exhibited throughout the world.

From the description of Rudy Pozzatti papers, 1951-2011, bulk 1965-1990. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 297435092

Rudy Pozzatti was born in Telluride, Colorado in 1925. After high school he spent three years in military service, and by 1950 received his BFA and MFA from the University of Colorado. Pozzatti taught at the University of Nebraska and received a Fulbright Award in 1952, and a Guggenheim fellowship in 1953 before coming to Indiana University as an assistant professor of drawing & painting in 1956. Committed to developing creative arts on campus, Pozzatti was named a distinguished professor in 1972. He was invited to be the artist in residence several times including time spent at the Roswell Museum & Art Center in New Mexico. He has won more than 50 awards for his work and is recognized as one of the country’s leading printmakers. Pozzatti’s work is displayed in several permanent collections around the world including the White House. In 1979, Pozzatti helped to found Echo Press in Bloomington, a well respected printmaking workshop which provided IU students and local artists with valuable experience. Professor Pozzatti retired from teaching in 1991 as Distinguished Professor Emeritus and continued to serve as Director of the Echo Press until its close in 1994.

From the guide to the Rudy Pozzatti papers, 1951-2011, bulk 1965-1990, (Indiana University Office of University Archives and Records Management http://www.libraries.iub.edu/archives)

Rudy Pozzatti (1925- ) os a printmaker and painter of Bloomington, Ind.

From the description of Oral history interview with Rudy Pozzatti, 1977 June 29-1978 Jan. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646397534

Printmaker, painter, art instructor; Bloomington, Ind.

Born in Telluride, Colo., Pozzatti received degrees from the University of Colorado in 1948 and 1950, and studied under Emilio Amero, Max Beckmann, and Ben Shahn. He taught printmaking at Indiana University from 1956-1972.

From the description of Rudy Pozzatti papers, 1951-1982. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80156581

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creatorOf Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-. Rudy Pozzatti interviews, 1977 June 29-1978 Jan. 11 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum records, 1823-1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969. Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990 (bulk 1933-1970). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Pozzatti, Rüdy, 1925- : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Lanyon, Ellen. Ellen Lanyon papers, 1944-1991. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-. Rudy Pozzatti papers, 1951-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-. Rudy Pozzatti : artist file. Indianapolis Museum of Art Library
creatorOf Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-. Oral history interview with Rudy Pozzatti, 1977 June 29-1978 Jan. 11. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Rudy Pozzatti papers, 1951-2011, bulk 1965-1990 Indiana University Office of University Archives and Records Managementhttp://www.libraries.iub.edu/archives
referencedIn American Federation of Arts. American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-. Rudy Pozzatti papers, 1951-2011, bulk 1965-1990. Indiana University
creatorOf Upton, Richard. Richard Upton papers, SUPRRESSED RECORD, NY 1964-2003. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-. Rudy O. Pozzatti : 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
referencedIn American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969) Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925-. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Martha Jackson Gallery. Martha Jackson Gallery records, 1954-1964. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn History of Indiana University, 1968-1981 Indiana University, Bloomington. Center for the Study of History and Memory
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associatedWith Eichenberg, Fritz, 1901-1990. person
associatedWith Ernst, Jimmy, 1920-1984. person
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associatedWith Indianapolis Museum of Art Stout Reference Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Indiana University, Bloomington corporateBody
associatedWith Indiana University Center for the Study of History and Memory corporateBody
associatedWith Lanyon, Ellen. person
associatedWith Martha Jackson Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969. person
associatedWith Upton, Richard. person
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