Wessels, Glenn A. (Glenn Anthony), 1895-

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Painter, lecturer, critic, and teacher; Berkeley, Calif.

Born Captown, South Africa. Studied with Hans Hofmann in Munich. Professor of Art at University of California at Berkeley.

From the description of Glenn Wessels papers, [ca. 1932-1982]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86122998

East Bay supervisor of the Federal Art Project (Calif.) and educator, Berkeley, California;

Born Capetown, South Africa. Teaches at the University of California, Berkeley. Was a painter for the Federal Art Project in California during the Depression.

From the description of Glenn Wessels typescripts, [ca. 1935-1945]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122370515

Glenn Wessels, b. 1895; d. 1982, East Bay supervisor of the Federal Art Project (Calif.) and educator of Berkeley, Calif.

Wessels was Born in Capetown, South Africa. He taught at the University of California, Berkeley. Wessels was a painter for the Federal Art Project in California during the Depression.

From the description of Oral history interview with Glenn Anthony Wessels, 1964 Feb. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 312026456

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referencedIn Portraits of University of California individuals and groups, ca. 1850-[ongoing] The Bancroft Library. University Archives.
referencedIn Catalogue I of the Regional Oral History Office, 1954-1979 Bancroft Library
creatorOf Wessels, Glenn A. (Glenn Anthony), 1895-. Glenn Wessels letters : to Nathan Oliveira : TLS, 1980-1982. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Wessels, Glenn, 1895-1982. Oral history interview with Glenn Anthony Wessels, 1964 Feb. 14. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ferbraché, Lewis. Interviews with Bay Area artists : typescript, 1964-1965. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Vytlacil, Vaclav, 1892-1984. Vaclav Vytlacil papers, 1885-1990. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf WESSELS, GLENN. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf McChesney, Mary Fuller. Artists' questionnaires and correspondence, 1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Wessels, Glenn, 1895-1982. Glenn Wessels typescripts, [ca. 1935-1945]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Vytlacil, Vaclav, 1892-1984. Vaclav Vytlacil papers, 1928-1975. California Digital Library
creatorOf Vytlacil, Vaclav, 1892-1984. Vaclav Vytlacil papers, 1885-1990. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Wessels, Glenn Anthony, 1895- : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Pepper, Stephen C. (Stephen Coburn), 1891-1972. Festschrift presented to Stephen Coburn Pepper, 1952. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966. Form und Farbe in der Gestaltung, 1915-1931. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Wessels, Glenn, 1895-1982. Glenn Wessels papers, [ca. 1932-1982]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984. person
associatedWith Alvarez, Peace K. person
associatedWith Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office corporateBody
associatedWith Cunningham, Imogen, 1883-1976. person
associatedWith Federal Art Project (Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Federal Art Project (Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Ferbraché, Lewis. person
associatedWith Haley, John, 1905-1991. person
associatedWith Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966. person
associatedWith Limerick, Ila A. person
associatedWith Loran, Erle, 1905-1999. person
associatedWith McChesney, Mary Fuller. person
associatedWith New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Oliveira, Nathan, 1928-2010. person
associatedWith Pepper, Stephen C. (Stephen Coburn), 1891-1972. person
associatedWith Ryder, Worth, 1884-1960. person
associatedWith University of California, Berkeley. Dept. of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Vytlacil, Vaclav, 1892-1984. person
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California--San Francisco Bay Area
California--San Francisco Bay Area
United States
California
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New Deal, 1933-1939
Educators
Federal aid to the public welfare
Art patronage
Art and state
Painters--Interviews
Art, Modern--20th century
Federal aid to the arts
Art and artists
Painters
Painting--Study and teaching
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Birth 1895-12-15

Death 1982

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