Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1973.

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Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.). Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1973.

Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1973.

The Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements consist of 32 announcements for exhibitions at the Los Angeles Ferus Gallery (1957-1966) and its successor the Irving Blum Gallery (1966-circa 1972). Exhibition announcements are for many exhibitions of southern California contemporary and pop artists, as well as New York artists. Artists represented by announcements include John Altoon, Don Bachardy, Larry Bell, Billy Al Bengston, Robert Irwin, Jasper Johns, Donald Judd, Craig Kauffman, Roy Lichtenstein, Edward Moses, Kenneth Noland, Ad Reinhardt, Ed Ruscha, Frank Stella, and Andy Warhol, among others. Although these announcements are scattered, they provide insight to and documentation of the southern California LA art scene and the Beat era. The exhibition announcements themselves are quite unique.

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Ruscha, Edward

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Noland, Kenneth, 1924-2010

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Kenneth Noland (1924- ) is a painter from New York, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Kenneth Noland, 1971 October 9-December 21 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495596695 Painter; New York, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Kenneth Noland, 1971 October 9 - December 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 227191418 Kenneth Noland (1924-2010) was a painter, educator in South Salem, New York, and fr...

Altoon, John, 1925-1969

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B. 1925 d. 1969. From the description of John Altoon artist file. (Whitney Museum of American Art). WorldCat record id: 228432322 Painter; Los Angeles, Calif.; b. 1925, d. 1969 Altoon (born Altoonian), was a major figure in the Los Angeles art scene from the 1950s until his death from a heart attack in 1969. He began painting in the abstract-expressionist style, but by the mid-1960s his works turned to the figure, characterized by skillful draftsmans...

Bengston, Billy Al

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Bell, Larry, 1939-....

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Sculptor; Taos, N.M. From the description of Larry Stuart Bell interviews, 1980 May 25-June 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220184528 Larry Bell (1939- ) is a sculptor from Taos, N.M. From the description of Oral history interview with Larry Stuart Bell, 1980 May 25-June 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779477468 Larry Bell, b. 1939, Sculptor of Taos, N.M. From the description of Oral history interview with Larry Stuart Bell, 1980 May 25...

Lichtenstein, Roy, 1923-1997

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Stella, Frank, 1945-

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Bachardy, Don, 1934-....

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Don Bachardy was life-partner of author Christopher Isherwood, also a close friend of Evelyn Hooker, subject of this print. From the description of Don Bachardy artwork, 1996. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64054452 Don Bachardy (1934- ) is an American portrait artist in Santa Monica, Calif. From the description of Oral history interview with Don Bachardy, 2009 May 21-Oct 7 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495596878 ...

Irving Blum Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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The Ferus Gallery, later renamed the Irving Blum Gallery was an art gallery in Los Angeles, Calif. Originally founded by Walter Hopps and Ed Kienholz in 1957 as Ferus Gallery, Kienholz sold his share to Irving Blum one year later. Ferus Gallery closed in 1966 and Irving Blum maintained sole ownership and changed the gallery's name to Irving Blum Gallery. It was the first gallery in the Los Angeles area to show contemporary American art, and, under Blum's direction, soon ...

Warhol, Andy, 1928-1987

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Irwin, Robert, 1928-....

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Southern California artist who was a founder of the light and space, and environmental art movements. From the description of Robert Irwin papers, 1970-2003. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 417154423 Epithet: Curate of Castlerickard British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001295.0x000320 Biographical/Historical Note Robert Irwin ...