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Robert Irwin papers, circa 1940-2011, bulk 1970-2011

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Irwin (Robert) Papers
Series III. Project files, 1970-2009, undated 9.2 Linear Feet (27 boxes, 1 flat file folder)
Material generated during the preparation and building of many installations, exhibitions, and site-specific works. Files include proposals and correspondence with project coordinators, engineers, and materials manufacturers. Other documentation includes color and black-and-white photographs and negatives taken by Irwin during site surveys and construction, drawings, notes, cost estimates, receipts, and some clippings. Also included are materials related to projects about Irwin in which he participated. See Series IV. Project drawings for oversize drawings.
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
1970-1978
box folder
18 1 Northridge, 1970
box folder
89 6 Miscellaneous, 1975
box folder
18 2 Whitney Exhibition, 1977
18 3 Berkeley, 1978
18 4 Ohio State University, 1978
1980-1984
box folder
18 5-6 Carpenter Park, Dallas, 1980
18 7 Wellesley College, 1980
box folder
19 1 Lake Placid, 1980
19 2-4 New Orleans, 1980
19 5 San Francisco freeway, ca. 1980
19 6 Cincinnati Fountain Square, 1981
19 7 University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Two Running Violet V Forms, 1981
box folder
20 1 Battery Park, New York, Competition, 1982
20 2 San Francisco airport, 1982
20 3 Chicago O'Hare airport, 1982
20 4-5 University of Minnesota, 1983
box folder
21 1-3 Old Post Office, Washington D.C. (48 Shadow Planes), 1983
21 4 Seattle (9 Spaces, 9 Trees), 1983
21 5 MacArthur Foundation, 1984
1985-1989
box folder
21 6 Sackler Gallery, Harvard, 1985
box folder
22 1 California Center, San Francisco, 1985
22 2 San Francisco Exhibition, 1985
22 3 Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles [MOCA] (Grand Avenue Meridian), 1986
22 4 Wave Hill, 1986
22 5-8 Tower 45, 1986
box
23 Miami International Airport (Two Architectural Towers), 1986
23 1-9 Correspondence, proposals, strategy, notes.
box folder
25 1-7 Exhibition, exhibition space, expenses/receipts
box folder
24 1-10 Research, theme parks, GTI background, contracts, meeting minutes, critique committee
box folder
26 1-10 Photographs, tranparencies, and negatives of architectural drawings; articles, press releases, addresses, misc.
box folder
27 1 Rice University Lecture Series, 1988
27 2 Falling Water, 1988
27 3-6 Cityfront Center, Chicago, 1989
box folder
28 1-3 Pasadena, 1989
1990-1994
box folder
29 1 Carlsbad, 1990
29 2 San Diego Museum, 1990
29 3 Koll Plaza, San Diego, 1990
29 4 Des Moines, Iowa, 1990
box folder
28 4-5 Rhône-Alpes Olympics, 1990
box folder
29 5 Renos Xippas, Paris, 1991
Pace Gallery exhibition, 1992
box folder
30 1 Files
box folder
33 8 Guest book, 1992
box folder
30 2-7 Las Vegas, 1992-1994
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles [MOCA], 1992-1995
box folder
30 8-10 1993
box folder
108 1 1992-1995
box folder
30 11 Kölnischer Kunstverein, 1994
Musée d'art de la ville de Paris,
box folder
30 12-13 Files, 1994
box folder
101 7 Exhibition catalog for Robert Irwin, 1994
box folder
30 14 Millikin Foundation, 1994
30 15 Veteran's Parkway, 1994
1995-1999
box folder
30 16 Los Angeles Cathedral, 1995
30 17-19 Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, 1995
box folder
83 3 Seeing is forgetting the name of the thing one sees by Lawrence Weschler, 1996
box folder
30 20-21 Wexner Center, 1996
30 22 Del Mar Bridge Project, 1996
box folder
83 6 Documentary film by Leonard Feinstein, 1991-1997
This film The Beauty of Questions was released in 1997. It was originally titled In Response.
Getty central garden, Los Angeles, 1992-ca. 2008
Files relating to books about the Getty central garden are also included. See Series V. Photographs for color photography of the Getty central garden project, as well as Series VII. Project drawings for additional material related to the project.
For additional related material, see also the Getty Center Central Garden design plans in the Institutional Archives of the J. Paul Getty Trust (IA40020).
box
76-80, 88 1992-1998
box folder
88 3-9 1999-2001
box folder
101 4-6 1998-2002
box folder
102 8-10 ca. 2002-2003
Getty central garden book, ca. 2001
Weschler, Lawrence, Robert Irwin Getty garden. Los Angeles : The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2001.
box
90 Layouts
box folder
103 3 Page proofs
box folder
115 1 Book in sections
box
116 Getty central garden book, 2003
Duggan, Jim, Plants in the Getty's central garden. Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, c2003.
flatfile
45** Getty central garden book, ca. 2008
Hackman, William, and Mark Greenberg, eds. Inside the Getty. Los Angeles, Calif. : J. Paul Getty Trust ; Hove : Roundhouse [distributor], 2008.
box folder
83 2 Ohio State University, 1996
Dia:Beacon, New York, 1996-2003
box folder
83 4-5 1996-1998
box folder
104 1-9 1998-2003
box folder
128 1-3 1999
box folder
83 7 Pace Wildenstein, New York (Retrospective), 1998
Guest book.
Musée d'art contemporain de Lyon (Double Diamond), 1993-1999
box folder
83 8 1998
box folder
89 1 1993-1999
box folder
101 3 Guggenheim Museum, 1998
box folder
89 3 University of California, Irvine, 1999
89 2 Howard Rachofsky project, 1998-1999
2000-2004
box folder
101 2 San Diego State University, 1998-2001
box folder
89 4 Lyon Parc Auto, 2000-2001
89 5 Pace Gallery, Chelsea, New York, 2000-2001
box folder
105 1 Guggenheim, New York (Scrim installation), 2003-2004
105 2 Carmel Valley Community Park South, ca. 2003-2004
105 3 Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, 2003
box folder
108 2-3 ARCO Plaza, 2003-2004
2005-2009
box folder
111 5 Pasadena Arts Cultural Affairs, 2003-2005
111 6 Leona Drive, Los Angeles (Ortiz residence), 2005
box folder
114 1-4 Desert Botanical Garden, Pheonix, AZ, 2002-2006
114 5-6 Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, CA (Translucence), 2006
box folder
124 9 Pace Wildenstein, New York (Who's Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue), 2006
Guest book.
box folder
128 7 Pace Wildenstein, New York (Red Drawing, White Drawing, Black Painting), 2009
Guest book.


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