Kiesler, Frederick

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Austrian-born American painter, architect, critic and teacher of architecture.

From the description of Letters received by Frederick Kiesler, 1937-1961. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79154103

Architect, sculptor, scenic & exhibition designer, educator; New York, N.Y. Born 1890. Died 1965.

From the description of Frederick Kiesler papers, 1923-1993. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83534254

Austrian-American scene designer, architect and sculptor.

From the description of Papers of Frederick Kiesler, 1925-1982 (inclusive), 1925-1965 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 612379517

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referencedIn Frederick Kiesler : vertical file. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Waldorf panel on sculpture (1965 : New York, N.Y.). [Waldorf panel on sculpture] [sound recordings], 1965 Feb. 17 & Mar. 17. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kiesler, Frederick. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Kiesler, Frederick. Frederick Kiesler papers, 1923-1993. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kiesler, Frederick. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1945. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Howard Wise Gallery. Howard Wise Gallery records, 1950-1970. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brown, William Theo, 1919-. William Theo Brown papers, 1845-1971. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Badovici, Jean. Letters received, 1924-1951. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution. Libraries. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library audio archive collection, 1969-2004. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Kiesler, Lillian, 1910?-2001. Lillian and Frederick Kiesler papers, [circa 1910]-2003. Bulk 1958-2000. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Juilliard Graduate School. Scrapbooks, Operas, 1929-1945. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn Matter, Herbert, 1907-1984. Herbert Matter papers, circa 1937-1984. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Kiesler, Frederick J. Letter, 1931, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Leo Castelli Gallery. Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Ten years of American opera design [graphic], 1931-1941 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Conant, Howard Somers, 1921-. Howard Somers Conant papers, [ca.1946]-1985. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kiesler, Lillian 1910?-2001. Lillian and Frederick Kiesler papers, [circa 1910]-2003, bulk 1958-2000. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Juilliard School. Juilliard Opera Center. Production records, 1929-1987. The Juilliard School, Lila Acheson Wallace Library
referencedIn Kiesler, Frederick John, 1896-1965 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Charlton, Maryette. Maryette Charlton papers, circa 1890-2010. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Howard Wise Gallery. Howard Wise Gallery records, 1943-1989. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Lust, Elenore, 1909-1997. Elenore Lust papers, 1943-1991 (bulk 1943-1949). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Haskell, Douglas Putnam, 1899-1979. Douglas Putnam Haskell papers, 1866-1979 (bulk 1949-1964). Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Kiesler, Lillian, 1910?-2001. Lillian Kiesler papers, [ca. 1920]-2003. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1965 (bulk 1920-1960). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Howard Wise Gallery. Howard Wise Gallery records, 1943-1969. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Philadelphia Museum of Art. Marcel Duchamp research collection. Philadelphia Museum of Art
creatorOf Little, John, 1907-. John Little papers, 1935-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kiesler, Frederick. Letters received by Frederick Kiesler, 1937-1961. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Horvat, Frank, 1928-. [Robert Rauschenberg and others at the Robert Rauschenberg Retrospective at the Jewish Museum] [graphic] / Frank Horvat. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Herbert Matter papers, ca. 1937-1984 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf KIESLER, FREDERICK. Franklin Furnace artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Kiesler, Frederick. Papers of Frederick Kiesler, 1925-1982 (inclusive), 1925-1965 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Charlton, Maryette. Maryette Charlton papers, 1929-1998. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991. Karpel archive of 20th century artists and exhibitions. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Little, John, 1907-. John Little papers, 1935-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Lillian and Frederick Kiesler papers, circa 1910s-2003, bulk 1958-2000 Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Alexandre, Alexandre. person
associatedWith Arnaud, Leopold, 1895-1984. person
associatedWith Arp, Jean, 1887-1966. person
associatedWith Arp, Marguerite. person
associatedWith Badovici, Jean. person
associatedWith Bartos, Armand P., 1910- person
associatedWith Boulez, Pierre, 1925- person
associatedWith Breton, André, 1896-1966. person
associatedWith Brown, William Theo, 1919- person
associatedWith Buffet-Picabia, Gabrielle. person
associatedWith Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976. person
associatedWith Charlton, Maryette. person
associatedWith Chermayeff, Serge, 1900-1996. person
associatedWith Conant, Howard Somers, 1921- person
associatedWith Copley, Alfred L. person
associatedWith Dorazio, Piero, 1927-2005. person
associatedWith Dorazio, Virginia Dortch. person
associatedWith Dreier, Katherine Sophie, 1877-1952. person
associatedWith Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968. person
associatedWith Ernst, Max, 1891-1976. person
associatedWith Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983. person
associatedWith Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948. person
associatedWith Haskell, Douglas Putnam, 1899-1979. person
associatedWith Heisler, Jindřich, 1914-1953. person
associatedWith Herold, Vera. person
associatedWith Horvat, Frank, 1928- person
associatedWith Howard Wise Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Howe, George, 1886-1955. person
associatedWith Jean, Marcel, 1900-1993. person
associatedWith Johns, Jasper, 1930- person
associatedWith Juilliard Graduate School. corporateBody
associatedWith Juilliard School. Juilliard Opera Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Juilliard School of Music. corporateBody
associatedWith Kiesler, Lillian, 1910?-2001. person
associatedWith Leo Castelli Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Levy, Julien. person
associatedWith Little, John, 1907- person
associatedWith Lust, Elenore, 1909-1997. person
associatedWith Matta Echaurren, Roberto Sebastián, 1912-2002. person
associatedWith Matter, Herbert, 1907-1984. person
associatedWith Maywald, Willy, 1907-1985. person
associatedWith McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. person
associatedWith Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl, 1905- person
associatedWith Mondrian, Piet, 1872-1944. person
associatedWith Owen, Jane Blaffer. person
associatedWith Ozenfant, Amédée, 1886-1966. person
associatedWith Parisot, Henri. person
associatedWith Pavia, Philip, 1915-2005. person
associatedWith Philadelphia Museum of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Richter, Hans, 1888-1976. person
associatedWith Schawinsky, Xanti, 1904-1979. person
associatedWith Smith, Anthony. person
associatedWith Taeuber-Arp, Sophie, 1889-1943. person
associatedWith Tanning, Dorothea, 1910-2012. person
associatedWith Waldorf panel on sculpture (1965 : New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Zervos, Christian. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Theaters--Decoration
Surrealism--Periodicals
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
Designer
Theaters--Stage-setting and scenery
Art--Periodicals
Design--Study and teaching
Scene painting
Theater architecture
Architects
Architecture, American
Art, Modern
Sculptors
Educators
Exhibition designers
Occupation
Set designers
Function

Person

Active 1943

Active 1989

English,

French,

German

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