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Kohlmeyer, Ida

Collection Creator:
Henri Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder 3-7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962-1989
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Henri Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Henri Gallery records, circa early 1900s, 1940-1996, bulk 1957-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henri Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-henrgall-ref588

Kohlmeyer, Ida

Collection Creator:
Wolff, Theodore F.  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1983-1997
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Theodore F. Wolff papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Theodore F. Wolff papers, 1920-2013, bulk 1977-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Theodore F. Wolff papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-wolftheo-ref104

Kohlmeyer, Ida, Photographs of Artwork

Collection Creator:
Henri Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Henri Gallery records are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Henri Gallery records, circa early 1900s, 1940-1996, bulk 1957-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henri Gallery records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-henrgall-ref589

Oral history interview with Ida Kohlmeyer, 1989 May 17-20

Interviewee:
Kohlmeyer, Ida, 1912-1997  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Rothko, Mark  Search this
White, Ruth  Search this
Glade, Luba B.  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Sweeney, James Johnson  Search this
Still, Clyfford E.  Search this
Trivigno, Pat  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Painters  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11867
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213277
AAA_collcode_kohlme89
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213277

Theodore F. Wolff papers, 1920-2013, bulk 1977-2013

Creator:
Wolff, Theodore F., 1926-2012  Search this
Subject:
Turrell, James  Search this
Miller, Melissa  Search this
Donati, Enrico  Search this
Hogue, Alexandre  Search this
Natkin, Robert  Search this
Landeck, Armin  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard  Search this
Witkin, Jerome  Search this
Kohlmeyer, Ida  Search this
Johnston, Ynez  Search this
Tacha, Athena  Search this
Stamos, Theodoros  Search this
Topic:
Interviews  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Video recordings  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Sketches  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6269
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216612
AAA_collcode_wolftheo
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216612
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Henri Gallery records, circa early 1900s, 1940-1996, bulk 1957-1995

Creator:
Henri Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Van Brunt, Philip  Search this
Exton, Leslie  Search this
Bickley-Green, Cynthia  Search this
Wilson, May  Search this
Greenly, Colin  Search this
Herbert, Mimi  Search this
Antin, Eleanor  Search this
Nakashima, Tom  Search this
Kogelnik, Kiki  Search this
Clements, Robert  Search this
Anderson, Harry  Search this
Kohlmeyer, Ida  Search this
Abraham, Darryl  Search this
Edelson, Mary Beth  Search this
Outerbridge, Graeme  Search this
Puryear, Martin  Search this
Ishida, Traute  Search this
McGowin, Ed  Search this
Scanga, Italo  Search this
Stackhouse, Robert  Search this
Topic:
Color-field painting  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Sketches  Search this
Illustrated letters  Search this
Greeting cards  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Drawings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7730
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209895
AAA_collcode_henrgall
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209895
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Quinary 6" Cube #4, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1970.293
Date:
1970
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580857
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112813

Soft Sculpture No. 1, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Serigraphed fabric, plexiglas
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Milwaukee Art Museum 750 North Lincoln Memorial Drive Milwaukee Wisconsin 53202
Date:
1976
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAS 58100021
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_24737

Soft Sculpture No. 2, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Serigraphed fabric, plexiglas
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Milwaukee Art Museum 750 North Lincoln Memorial Drive Milwaukee Wisconsin 53202
Date:
1976
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAS 58100022
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_24738

Rebus 3D-89-3, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Painted aluminum
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Virlane Foundation 1055 St. Charles Avenue New Orleans Louisiana 70130
Located at K & B Corporation 1055 St. Charles Avenue New Orleans Louisiana 70130
Date:
1989
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAS 64820085
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_292994

Semiotic Dome, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Wood and mixed media
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1985
Topic:
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Literature  Search this
Control number:
IAS 88360010
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_307434

Semiotic Tree #6, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Wood and mixed media
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1984
Topic:
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Occupation--Art--Artist  Search this
Control number:
IAS 68050015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_381690

Cluster #13, (painting)

Painter:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
University of Rochester Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue Rochester New York 14607 Accession Number: 2017.14
Date:
1973
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAP 37390539
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_471645

Box with Artificial Flowers, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Painted wood
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Virlane Foundation 1055 St. Charles Avenue New Orleans Louisiana 70130
Located K & B Corporation New Orleans Louisiana
Date:
1983
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Object--Flower  Search this
Control number:
IAS 64820030
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_31349

Slanted #3, (sculpture)

Title:
Slanted No. Three, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: welded aluminum with marine paint coated with catalyzed polyurethane; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Columbus Museum 1251 Wynnton Road Columbus Georgia 31906 Accession Number: G.1993.22
Date:
1993. Installed April 15, 1994. Dedicated April 16, 1994
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAS GA000511
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_336965

Fenestrated #6, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Painted aluminum
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
University of New Orleans Ogden Museum of Southern Art 925 Camp Street New Orleans Louisiana 70130
Date:
1993
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS 68050024
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_381735

Aquatic Colonnade, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997  Search this
Medium:
Sculptures: Painted aluminum
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Audubon Institute Aquarium of the Americas P. O. Box 4327 New Orleans Louisiana 70178
Located Woldenberg Park Aquarium of the Americas, 1 Canal Street New Orleans Louisiana 70130
Date:
1990
Topic:
Allegory--Place--Seas  Search this
Animal--Fish--Lobster  Search this
Animal--Other--Sea Anemone  Search this
Animal--Fish--Squid  Search this
Animal--Fish--Octopus  Search this
Animal--Other--Jellyfish  Search this
Animal--Other--Starfish  Search this
Animal--Fish--Shrimp  Search this
Object--Foliage--Seaweed  Search this
Animal--Fish--Crayfish  Search this
Animal--Fish--Crab  Search this
Animal--Fish--Clam  Search this
Animal--Fish--Angelfish  Search this
Animal--Fish--Manta Ray  Search this
Animal--Whale  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS LA000151
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_320717

Oral history interview with Douglas Crimp, 2017 January 3-4

Interviewee:
Crimp, Douglas, 1944-  Search this
Interviewer:
Fialho, Alex, 1989-  Search this
Subject:
Leonard, Zoe  Search this
Torm, Fernando  Search this
Belaygue, Christian  Search this
Wolfe, Daniel  Search this
Copjec, Joan  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Bordowitz, Gregg  Search this
Krauss, Rosalind E. (Epstein)  Search this
Lemann, Bernard  Search this
Owens, Craig  Search this
Jonas, Joan  Search this
Waldman, Diane  Search this
Baker, Elizabeth C.  Search this
Wodiczko, Krzysztof  Search this
Santos, RenĂ©  Search this
Michelson, Annette  Search this
Robinson, Marilynne  Search this
Warhol, Andy  Search this
Cooke, Lynne  Search this
Olander, William  Search this
Kohlmeyer, Ida  Search this
Elovich, Richard  Search this
Rutgers University  Search this
Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project  Search this
ACT UP (Organization)  Search this
Gay Activists Alliance  Search this
Tulane University  Search this
University of Rochester  Search this
Century 21 Exposition  Search this
Topic:
Interviews  Search this
Art critics  Search this
Educators  Search this
Queer theory  Search this
HIV and AIDS  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt  Search this
Mardi Gras  Search this
Gay activists  Search this
Gay and lesbian studies  Search this
AIDS (Disease)  Search this
AIDS activists  Search this
Art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17416
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)384973
AAA_collcode_crimp17
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_384973
Additional Online Media:

Theodore F. Wolff papers

Creator:
Wolff, Theodore F.  Search this
Names:
Diebenkorn, Richard, 1922-1993  Search this
Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008  Search this
Hogue, Alexandre, 1898-  Search this
Johnston, Ynez, 1920-  Search this
Kohlmeyer, Ida, 1912-1997  Search this
Landeck, Armin, 1905-  Search this
Miller, Melissa  Search this
Natkin, Robert, 1930-  Search this
Stamos, Theodoros, 1922-1997  Search this
Tacha, Athena, 1936-  Search this
Turrell, James  Search this
Witkin, Jerome  Search this
Extent:
8 Linear Feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Sketches
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Photographs
Interviews
Date:
1920-2013
bulk 1977-2013
Summary:
The papers of art critic, writer, and painter Theodore F. Wolff measure 8 linear feet and date from 1920-2013, with the bulk of the material dating from 1977-2013. The collection documents Wolff's career through biographical material, correspondence, interviews, writings, subject files, printed material, a small amount of artwork, and photographs.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of art critic, writer, and painter Theodore F. Wolff measure 8 linear feet and date from 1920-2013, with the bulk of the material dating from 1977-2013. The collection documents Wolff's career through biographical material, correspondence, interviews, writings, subject files, printed material, a small portion of artwork, and photographs.

Biographical material consists of biographical data, curriculum vitae, and awards. Included are outgoing and incoming letters that document Wolff's activities as an art critic, appraiser, and fine arts consultant. A large portion of his correspondence is with artists. Among the correspondents are Richard Diebenkorn, Alexander Hogue, Ynez Johnston, Armin Landeck, Melissa Miller, Robert Natkin, Theodoros Stamos, Athena Tachna, Jerome Witkin, and the writer Tom Wolfe. There is significant correspondence with Morris Graves, James Hubbell, Clyfford Still, and Stow Wengenroth relating to their work and Wolff's writings.

Interviews consist of three interviews with Theodore F. Wolff as well as a panel discussion with Wolff and other artists. Found are interviews with Enrico Donati and James Turrell. Recordings are on five sound cassettes and three videocassettes. Writings consist of Wolff's reviews, mostly tearsheets for The Christian Monitor and draft versions of a book. Also included are talks and lectures on art and art education recorded on seven videocassettes and six sound cassettes. Subject files document Wolff's professional interests and relate to his writing projects, exhibitions, talks, and presentations. Included are interviews with artists that were used by Theodore Wolff as source material.

Printed material includes Theodore F. Wolff's published critical writings on art, artists, and education. Included are exhibition catalogs, brochures, journals, and monographs. Artwork consists of seventeen sketches by Wolff done early in his career. Photographs are of Theodore F. Wolff and with friends and colleagues, many of them unidentified. Included are photographs of Wolff with Ida Kohlmeyer.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 8 series.

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1982-2013 (Box 1; 0.1 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1920, 1951-2011 (Box 1; 0.75 linear feet)

Series 3: Interviews, circa 1990-2002 (Box 2; 0.1 linear feet)

Series 4: Writings, Talks, and Lectures, circa 1977-2005 (Boxes 2-4; 2.8 linear feet)

Series 5: Subject Files, circa 1940, 1964-2004 (Boxes 4-6; 1.8 linear feet)

Series 6: Printed Material, 1956-2006 (Boxes 6-8; 2.2 linear feet)

Series 7: Artwork, 1942-1948 (Box 7, 1 folder)

Series 8: Photographs, circa 1980-circa 2011 (Box 7; 0.25 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
Theodore F. Wolff (1926-2012) was an art critic, writer, and painter in New York City.

Wolff attended the University of Wisconsin, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art Education in 1949 and a Masters degree in Art and Art History the following year. By the early 1950s, Wolff was living in San Francisco, where he began his professional career as a painter. In 1956, he and his wife, Collette Wolff, moved to New York. During this period, Wolff also worked as an art appraiser and fine arts consultant for collectors, galleries, and museums. In 1977, Wolff began writing art criticism for The Christian Science Monitor and held the post of art critic at the publication until 1990. In addition to his art columns to The Monitor, Wolff contributed critical and introductory essays on artists for exhibition catalogs and journals. Theodore F. Wolff taught and lectured on art and art education at museums, universities, and conferences. In 1982, he received the National Headliners Award for Consistently Outstanding Column on Art and the Art World Award for Distinguished Newspaper Art Criticism in 1983. In 1990, Theodore Wolff retired from The Christian Science Monitor. He devoted the latter part of his career to painting, writing, lecturing, and teaching.

Theodore F. Wolff died in 2012 in New York City. He is survived by his wife, Collette Wolff.
Provenance:
A small amount of material was donated in 1999 by Theodore F. Wolff. Additional papers were donated in 2013 by Collette Wolff, widow of Theodore F. Wolff.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Rights:
The Theodore F. Wolff papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art critics -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Authors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketches
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Photographs
Interviews
Citation:
Theodore F. Wolff papers, 1920-2013, bulk 1977-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.wolftheo
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Theodore F. Wolff papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wolftheo

Ida Kohlmeyer, thirty years : an exhibition organized by the Mint Museum Department of Art, Charlotte, North Carolina

Author:
Mint Museum (Charlotte, N.C.)  Search this
Subject:
Kohlmeyer, Ida 1912-1997-  Search this
Physical description:
120 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1983
Call number:
N6537.K63 A4 1983
N40.1.K785 M6
N40.1.K785M6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_285790

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