Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Curatorial Department, Modern and Contemporary Art, Alison de Lima Greene Files, Artist Correspondence Files, 1985-2000
Collection Scope and Content Note
The files contain correspondence with artists, often relating to objects in the MFAH collection. They also contain many letters from new or young artists offering resumes and art work (as gift or for sale). Some contain object slides and photography; many contain postcards or photocopies of work. Includes many artists associated with the MFAH or Glassell School of Art and many whose works are represented in the permanent collection. Artists include David Aylsworth, the Art Guys, John Biggers, Rackstraw Downes, Joseph Havel, Jasper Johns, Ellsworth Kelly, Bert Long, Richard Serra and Frank Stella.