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SPACES Archive collection

 Collection
Identifier: Spec-Coll-00052

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

The SPACES Archive is the institutional record of the organization and of the artists whose work has been curated for exhibit in their galleries. The archive consists primarily of administrative office files, artist files, exhibition files, reports, exhibit catalogs, publications, clippings, audio visual materials and marketing materials.

Dates

  • 1938-2015

Biographical / Historical

Registered as a non-profit educational organization named "Aeolus" in 1978, SPACES (renamed in 1979) was conceived by founder James Rosenberger as a place explore alternative approaches to art activity. SPACES commissions artists from around the world, at all stages of their careers, to make new work that is responsive to timely issues. Additionally, Spaces creates educational initiatives that help develop a more informed citizenry, and distributes grants to artists outside of our residency and exhibition programs.

Extent

155 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
SPACES Archive collection
Status
Completed
Author
Special Collections staff
Date
2021 May 21
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Kelvin Smith Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Kelvin Smith Library
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland OH 44106-7151 United States
216.368.0189