Athena Tacha papers

Athena Tacha (1936-) is a Greek American sculptor, photographer, and conceptual artist who received degrees from the National Academy of Fine Arts (Athens, Greece), Oberlin College (Oberlin, Ohio), and the University of Paris (Sorbonne). In the 1960s she settled in the United States and became a pro...

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Main Author: Tacha, Athena 1936-. (Creator)
Collection:Athena Tacha Papers
Collection Number:3518
Format: Manuscript
Language:Greek
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100 1 |a Tacha, Athena  |d 1936-.  |e creator 
245 1 |a Athena Tacha papers  |f 1942 - 2000 
300 |a 3.4 Linear feet  |f 3.4 linear feet, 12 boxes, 2 volumes  
506 |a This collection is open for research. 
520 |a Athena Tacha (1936-) is a Greek American sculptor, photographer, and conceptual artist who received degrees from the National Academy of Fine Arts (Athens, Greece), Oberlin College (Oberlin, Ohio), and the University of Paris (Sorbonne). In the 1960s she settled in the United States and became a professor of sculpture at Oberlin College. Her commissioned pieces are installed as public art across the United States and in several other countries as well. This collection contains mostly early correspondence, education materials, publications, and artwork from 1950 through the 1980s, although it spans from 1950 to 2000.  
544 |a At the Historical Society of Pennsylvania: Brancusi's Birds by Athena Tacha, 1969 (NB933.B7 S63) At other institutions: Athena Tacha collection at Oberlin College in Pennsylvania. http://www.oberlin.edu/archive/holdings/finding/RG30/SG262/biography.html Athena Tacha papers at the Archives of American Art. http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/athena-tacha-papers-6242 Oral history interview with Athena Tacha, 2009 December 4-6 at the Archives of American Art. http://www.aaa.si.edu/collections/interviews/oral-history-interview-athena-tacha-15749 
555 |a Finding Aid Available Online:  
600 1 7 |a Boskoff, Georges.  |2 NACO Authority File 
600 1 7 |a Brancusi, Constantin  |d 1876-1957.  |2 NACO Authority File 
600 1 7 |a Dine, Jim  |d 1935-.  |2 NACO Authority File 
600 1 7 |a Duchamp, Marcel  |d 1887-1968.  |2 NACO Authority File 
600 1 7 |a Morris, Robert  |d 1931-.  |2 NACO Authority File 
600 1 7 |a Sklavos, Gerasimos  |d 1927-1967.  |2 NACO Authority File 
600 1 7 |a Souriau, Etienne  |d 1892-1979.  |2 NACO Authority File 
600 1 7 |a Spear, Richard E.  |d 1940-.  |2 NACO Authority File 
650 0 |a Greece--History--Civil War, 1944-1949. 
650 0 |a Greece--History--Coup d'état, 1967 (December 13). 
650 0 |a Greece--History--Coup d'état, 1967 (April 21). 
650 0 |a Greece--History--Coup d'état, 1973 (May 22-23). 
650 0 |a Greece--History--Coup d'état, 1973 (November 24-25). 
650 0 |a Greek American art. 
650 0 |a Greek American women. 
650 0 |a Outdoor sculpture--United States. 
650 0 |a Sculptors--Greece. 
650 0 |a Women sculptors. 
655 0 |a Photographs. 
852 |a The Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Athena Tacha Papers  |l 3518 
856 4 2 |y Link to finding aid  |u http://www2.hsp.org/collections/manuscripts/t/Tacha3518.html