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Lewis Baltz Archive, 1967-2013

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Baltz (Lewis) Archive
Series III. Printed matter and ephemera, 1984-2013, undated
Included are printed articles by Baltz; articles, reviews, and notices about Baltz; and ephemera from Baltz's solo and group exhibitions. These materials, while undoubtledy incomplete, taken together nevertheless present a detailed overview of Baltz's career. Also included are small amounts of ephemera from projects undertaken by Baltz's students at various institutions, other assorted ephemera, a very small amount of late correspondence received or sent by Baltz and two photographic portraits of Baltz.
Arranged first by type of material and then by date.
35 Articles, papers, notices and reviews, 1984-2011
Printed and audio visual materials by or about Baltz.
35 1 Lewis Baltz and John Gossage, Photographie aus Berlin, 1984
Catalog for exhibition that originated at Castelli Graphics, NY and traveled to Jones/Troyer Gallery, Washington, D.C. and the California Museum of Photography, UC Riverside. Each entry is signed by the featured artist except for Uschi Blume's spread.
35 2 Frits Gierstberg, "Rule Without Exception," 1992
In Perspektief, n. 43. Four offprints.
35 3 Henry Urbach, "Interim on Interim," 1994
In Elle Decor, v. 5, n.1, p. 112-119. Discusses Baltz's Sausalito bungalow on pages 114-115.
35 4 "Renzo Piano / Album," 1996
Article in L'architecture d'aujourd'hui, n. 308, contains Baltz stills from Slavica Perkovic video footage. Four offprints in presentation cover.
35 5 Lewis Baltz, "Sin título, Félix Gonzáles-Torres," 1996
Brochure essay for Félix Gonzáles-Torres: acto de presencia en México exhibition.
35 6 L'architecture d'aujourd'hui, 1997
Presentation cover for no. 312 containing multiple copies of seven articles from the magazine written by or about Baltz.
box item
34 V1 Sylvain Roumette, Contacts: Lewis Baltz, 1998 March 27
Title from label on VHS case and on tape. Also on label and tape: Durée: 13'5. Date: 27-03-98 / Rèalisatuer: Sylvain Roumette / versìon originale.
box folder
35 7 Raphaël Stopin, L'ouvre de Lewis Baltz, photographe americain (1967 à nos jours.), 2000
Mémoire de maîtrise, for Art contemporain, Université la Sorbonne. Includes text, annexes and note to Baltz.
35 7 Lewis Baltz, "Clio's Fulcrum: An E-mail from the Palm Beaches," 2001
Purple, no. 8, pages 162-167; article and photographs by Baltz.
35 8 Deborah Bishop, "Tom's Living Museum," 2001
Dwell, no. 6; three chromogenic color photographs found between pages 58 and 59 of the article.
35 9 "Lewis Baltz," 2004
Two page spread of Baltz's photographs in "Boys' Life" issue, Brutus, no. 553.
35 10 "Best Books" column, 2006
Wallpaper*, no. 85, "Design Awards" issue, p. 71 discusses the Baltz boxed set published by Steidl.
box item
32 D12 Mario Pfeifer, Reconsidering The New Industrial Parks Near Irvine California by Lewis Baltz, 1974, 2009
One CD. Title printed on CD. Also printed on CD: Dual 16 mm film installation, / B/W, mono, 13 min, © 2009. DVD sample and review copy only. Exhibition, sale / or distribution prohibited. Courtesy of Mario Pfeifer / and KOW Berlin. / Numbered on CD: 163.
box folder
35 11 Playbill for Don Giovanni, English National Opera, 2010-2011
Baltz photographs appear on pages 20-21; 26-27; and 40 (with acknowledgements).
35 12 Wolfgang Scheppe, "Realabstraktion un Facade," 2011
In Arch +, no. 204. Article includes Baltz photographs. Accompanied by a "with compliments" card from Scheppe to Baltz.
35 12A Brigitte Ollier, "Lewis Baltz, des hommes et des lieux," 2014
In Libération week-end, 5-6 July, 2014, pages 42-44. Also included in this issue is a review of the exhibition Lewis Baltz: Common Objects by Édouard Launet, "Abstractions et projections," page 45.
35 13 Newspaper reviews, 2005-2011
Three reviews.
36 Advertisements for Comme des Garçons, 2003
36 1 Dazed and Confused, no. 99,
36 2 Purple, no. 15,
36 3 Hélène, no.1,
36 4 L'uomo Vogue, no. 338
36 5 I.D., no. 229
36-37 Exhibition ephemera, 1988-2013
Solo exhibitions, 1988-2014
box folder
36 8 La photographie en chantier, Galerie Michèle Chomette, 1988
One invitation and one gelatin silver press print [no. 48 ?] from Candlestick Point.
36 9 Lewis Baltz photographies, Artothèque - Centre cultural de vitré, 1991
One invitation.
36 10 Lewis Baltz, Galerie DB-S, 1991
One invitation.
36 11 Lewis Baltz, AR/GE Kunst Museum Galerie, 1991
Three invitations.
36 12 Lewis Baltz: Rule Without Exception, Des Moines Art Center, 1991
One invitation.
36 13 Lewis Baltz: Rule Without Exception, Castelli Graphics, 1991
Two announcement cards.
36 14 Rule Without Exception, Mills College Art Gallery, 1991
One gelatin silver installation shot taken by John Gossage.
36 15 Scandiano, Mulino Gandini, 1991
Six chromogenic color installation shots and envelope.
36 16 Lewis Baltz opere/progetti, Civici Musei, Reggio Emilia, 1991
One brochure.
36 17 Lewis Baltz: 5 Projects 1983-1988, Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, 1992
One invitation.
36 18 Lewis Baltz: Ronde de nuit, Seibu Contemporary Art, 1992
One brochure and two checklists with envelope and one announcement card.
36 19 Lewis Baltz, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, 1992
Brochure and two silver dye bleach prints (installation shot and reproduction print).
36 20 Rule Without Exception, LACMA, 1992
Three invitations (two unopened), one silver dye bleach press print, one title transparency.
36 21 Galerie Michele Chomette, 1993
One silver dye bleach press print.
36 22 Lewis Baltz, Janet Borden, Inc., 1993
Two exclusive representation announcements and two exhibition announcement cards.
36 23 Fotomuseum Winterthur, probably 1993
Three postcards.
36 24 Lewis Baltz: Rule Without Exception, Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, 1993
Two invitations.
36 25 Lewis Baltz, Galerie Fotohof, 1994
Two invitation/exhibition announcement cards.
36 26 Lewis Baltz, Lousiana Musuem of Modern Art, 1995
One invitation.
36 27 Lewis Baltz, The Deaths at Newport, Ram Gallery, 1995
One invitation.
36 28 Geschichten von Verlangen und Macht, Museum für Photographie, 1995-1996
With Slavica Perkovic. One invitation and one color transparency for cover of accompanying catalog.
36 29 Lewis Baltz: Generic Night Cities, Galerie Angelo Falzone, 1996
Three announcement/invitation cards.
36 30 Sun Tsu in Groningen, Centrum voor Architectuur en Stedebouw, 1998
Two packets of postcards containing images of the seven pieces he created for this project. One packet is unopened.
36 31 Lewis Baltz, MOCA, 1998
Invitation and brochure.
36 32 Lewis Baltz and Slavica Perkovic: Workshop, Fabrica, 1998
One announcement card.
36 33 Lewis Baltz and Slavica Perkovic: Boys 'N Girls, Dirty Windows Gallery, 1999
One announcement card.
box folder
37 1 Prototype, Gallery Luisotti, 2000
Three announcement cards.
37 2 Lewis Baltz: Venezia, Roma, La Chaufferie, 2001
One announcement card.
37 3 Was wäre wenn, Kunstverein Rüsselheim, 2001
One newspaper clipping.
37 4 Lewis Baltz: Tract House Photographs 1969-1971, Norton Simon Museum, 2002
One invitation with envelope, two brochures and two flyers.
37 5 Lewis Baltz: Park City, Yale Art Gallery, 2002
Press release, brochure, three reproduction prints, two guide prints, two transparencies, one envelope.
37 6 Lewis Baltz, Galerie Thomas Zander, 2005
One invitation.
37 7 Lewis Baltz: 89-91 Sites of Technology, Palazzina dei Giardini, 2007
Announcement card, brochure.
37 8 Lewis Baltz: 1989-91 Sites of Technology, Gallery Luisotti, 2008
37 9 Lewis Baltz: Prototypes/Ronde de Nuit, National Gallery of Art, 2011
Three invitations, text for Tyler Green blog [?].
37 9A Lewis Baltz, Kestner Gesellschaft 2012-2014
One brochure for Baltz's 2012 exhibition with a letter from the gallery dated 13 March 2014.
32, 37 Lewis Baltz, Albertina Museum, 2013
box folder
37 10 Binder of press clippings
box item
32 D10 Installation views cd
One cd. Title from original case. On cd: Albertina (printed) / Lewis Baltz (written).
box folder
37 10A Lewis Baltz: Common Objects, Le Bal, 2014
One exhibition brochure; one flyer for a soirée about Baltz with five speakers and a seven-page typescript in French by Bertrand Schefer entitled "Vanishing Point." See also Box 35, folder 12A for a review of the exhibition and a related article by Brigitte Ollier.
Group exhibitions, 1993-2013
box folder
37 11 1993-2013
Invitations, announcement cards and brochures for nine group exhibitions, including one unopened packet of cards each from The Act of Seeing [Urban Space], Foundation pour l'architecture, Brussels, 1994 and a group exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, 1995.
37 12 Icons: Bilder der Stadt and Offene Grenzen, Galerie Fotohof, 1998
Two exhibition announcement cards and 12 reproduction images (Cibachromes).
37 13 Publi©Domain: 3. Österreichesche Triennale zur Fotografie, 1999
Five brochures.
37 14 Museum of Modern Art and Western Antiquities: Lens Drawings, Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris, 2013
Exhibition catalog.
37 15 Paint Hotel, Joe Sheftel Gallery, 2013
Exhibition checklist.
Student projects, 1993-1994, undated
Materials and ephemera produced by Baltz's students at various institutions.
box folder
37 16 CH8004, 1993-1994
Announcement card, catalog and installation shots (eight color slides) for student exhibition/class project Kreise 4 und 5, Hochschule für Gestaltung, Zürich.
37 17 Ensba (Beaux-Arts) catalog cover, undated
Two Panasonic video prints (dye sublimation) and one color transparency.
37 18 Schwarz Rot Gelb, undated
Brochure and two catalogs.
37 19 Correspondence, 1972-2013, undated
Includes: one undated note with envelope from Chris Bratton; a photocopy of a letter from Baltz to Harold Jones dated 4 March 1972;a letter dated 8 November 2012 from Dartmouth College inviting Baltz to be Artist-in-Residence during Spring Term 2014, and Baltz's letter in response; a printed e-mail from John Counter 17 November, 2012; and correspondence with Tim Eaton of Eaton Fine Art regarding a dispute over the signing of a work print that Baltz gifted to Eaton (2013). The gelatin silver print, written on and folded in four by Baltz when he returned it to Eaton, is included.
37 20 Enclosures from books, 2005-2013, undated
Notes enclosed with books gifted to Baltz by the author or publisher. The books have been separated to the library's core collection.
37 21 Architectures Jean Nouvel, 1995-1999
Five New Year's [?] cards for the architectural firm (liquid EP? on glossy paper) featuring Baltz works.
37 22 Portraits of Baltz, 1990, undated
One gelatin silver print by Bonacini and one dye sublimation print from a video [?]
37 23 Unidentified ephemera, 2001, undated

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