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INVENTORY OF THE ROBERT IRWIN PAPERS, circa 1940-2011
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Description
Robert Irwin is a California artist associated with the Light and Space movement. His papers document many of Irwin's site-specific, primarily public artworks from the 1980s with correspondence, writings, clippings, drawings, photographs, models, and sound and video recordings. Additions (1999-2011) to the archive include papers, photographs, and drawings relating to the Getty central garden and other projects (ca. 1992-2011).
Background
Robert Irwin is a Southern California artist and a founder of the Light and Space movement.
Extent
346.0 linear feet
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Getty Research Institute. Contact Library Reproductions and Permissions.
Availability
Open for use by qualified researchers. Boxes 121-124 contain legal documents and are sealed pending review in 2032.