Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971

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Abstract painter, poet, and philosopher, Pereira was a major figure in the art world from 1930. She worked with the WPA Federal Art Project in New York, 1935-1939; in the 1940s she experimented with new media (glass, plexiglass, and plastic) of the constructivist school; and in the 1950s she returned to paint and canvas. She published numerous books on aesthetics and the philosophy of art. For further biographical information, see Notable American Women: The Modern Period (1980).

From the description of Papers, 1929-1976 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122565755

Painter, writer, educator; New York, N.Y. d. 1971.

From the description of Irene Rice Pereira interviews, 1968 Aug. 26 - Aug. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220183806

Painter, writer, educator; New York, N.Y.

Died 1971.

From the description of Irene Rice Pereira papers, 1930-1972. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122502541

Painter, writer, educator; New York, N.Y.

Died 1971.

From the description of Irene Rice Pereira papers, 1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122546048

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creatorOf PEREIRA, I. RICE. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Cohen, Hy, 1901-. Hy Cohen papers, 1927-1972. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971. Irene Rice Pereira papers, 1930-1972. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Pollard, Aubrey. Irene Rice Pereira [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn McNeil, George, 1908-. George McNeil interviews, 1968 Jan. 9-1968 May 21 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mipaas, Cyril. Irene Rice Pereira [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn American Federation of Arts. American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn McNeil, George, 1908-1995. Oral history interview with George McNeil, 1965 June 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Jackson, Herrick. Irene Rice Pereira: the affirmation of man's spiritual values through art. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971. Irene Rice Pereira interviews, 1968 Aug. 26 - Aug. 27. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Dorothy C. Miller papers, circa 1912-1992, bulk 1959-1984 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003. Dorothy C. Miller papers, circa 1912-1992, bulk 1959-1984. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971. Irene Rice Pereira papers, 1965. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Le Roy, Harold M., 1905-. Harold M. Le Roy papers, 1931-1980's. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, 1965-1968 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Whitney Museum of American Art. Whitney Museum of American Art artists' files and records, 1914-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Klawan, Harry, 1893-1940. Harry Klawan papers, 1910-1950 and undated. Jewish Historical Society of Maryland Library
referencedIn Kufeld, Jack, 1907-1990. Oral history interview with Jack Kufeld, 1981 Oct. 5. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Dochterman, Lillian, d. 1968. Lillian Dochterman papers, 1960-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn McNeil, George, 1908-1995,. Oral history interview with George McNeil, 1968 Jan. 9-1968 May 21 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971. Papers, 1929-1976 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn ACA Galleries. ACA Galleries records, 1917-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kufeld, Jack. Jack Kufeld interview, 1981 Oct. 5. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969) Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Pereira, I.R. : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
creatorOf Burden, Carter,. Statement in behalf of a poet : copy of a typed statement in support of Tennessee Williams's play Camino Real, [1957]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973. Philip Evergood papers, 1910-1970. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Pereira, Irene Rice, 1907- : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Rosenborg, Ralph M., 1913-1992. Ralph M. Rosenborg papers, 1935-1991. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971. Irene Rice Pereira : 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 McNeil, George, 1908-. George McNeil interview, 1965 June 3 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Neuberger, Roy R. Roy R. Neuberger papers, 1940-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum. Listening to pictures : interviews. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
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associatedWith ACA Galleries. corporateBody
associatedWith American Federation of Arts. corporateBody
associatedWith Art Students League (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Barr, Alfred Hamilton, 1902-1981. person
associatedWith Baur, John I. H. (John Ireland Howe), 1909-1987. person
associatedWith Bear, Donald. person
associatedWith Beaton, Cecil, 1904-1980 person
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Brown, John Lackey, 1914- person
associatedWith Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987 person
associatedWith Canaday, John, 1907-1985. person
associatedWith Cohen, Hy, 1901- person
associatedWith Corcoran Gallery of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Crosby, Caresse, 1892- person
associatedWith Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933. person
associatedWith Design Laboratory (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dochterman, Lillian, d. 1968. person
associatedWith Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973. person
associatedWith Federal Art Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Force, Juliana, 1876-1948. person
associatedWith Gash, Emily Genauer. person
associatedWith Glueck, Grace. person
associatedWith Graves, Robert, 1895-1985. person
associatedWith Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-1979. person
associatedWith Harithas, James. person
associatedWith Hirshhorn, Joseph H. person
associatedWith Ives, Edward J. person
associatedWith Jackson, Herrick. person
associatedWith Jewel, Edward Allen. person
associatedWith Klawan, Harry, 1893-1940. person
associatedWith Kufeld, Jack, 1907-1990 person
associatedWith Land, Edwin Herbert, 1909-1991. person
associatedWith Le Roy, Harold M., 1905- person
associatedWith Lowe, Harry, 1922- person
associatedWith Mann, Robert W. person
associatedWith Marcos, Ferdinand E. (Ferdinand Edralin), 1917- person
associatedWith McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1966. person
associatedWith McNeil, George, 1908- person
associatedWith Miller, Dorothy Canning person
associatedWith Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003. person
associatedWith Mipaas, Cyril. person
associatedWith Moholy-Nagy, László, 1895-1946. person
associatedWith Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972. person
associatedWith Murdoch, Iris. person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Neuberger, Roy R. person
associatedWith Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977. person
associatedWith Olivieri, Livio. person
associatedWith Pollard, Aubrey. person
associatedWith Price, Vincent, 1911-1993. person
associatedWith Read, Herbert, 1893-1968. person
associatedWith Rosenborg, Ralph M., 1913-1992. person
associatedWith Schlesinger, Arthur Meier, 1917- person
associatedWith Selvig, Forrest person
associatedWith Toffler, Alvin. person
associatedWith United States. Work Projects Administration. corporateBody
associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Whitney Museum of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Wilder, Thornton. person
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New York (State)--New York
United States
New York (State)--New York
Italy
Great Britain
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)
Subject
American
Women artists
Painting, Modern--20th century
American literature--20th century
Abstract Expressionism
Art--Study and teaching
Women painters
Art teachers
Art museums--Catalogs
Art, American
Art, Modern--Philosophy
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Art, Modern--20th century--Exhibitions
Art galleries, Commercial
Artists
Mystics
Painters
Art--Exhibitions
Educator--Interviews
Art--Philosophy
Art criticism
Philosophers, Modern
Painters--Interviews
Mysticism and art
Occupation
Painter
Poets
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Birth 1902-08-05

Death 1971-01-11

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