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Ferren, John 1905-1970

Overview
Works: 73 works in 74 publications in 3 languages and 118 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Photographs  Exhibition catalogs  Aerial photographs 
Roles: Author, Creator
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Henning Strassburger - Softidrink by Henning Strassburger( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La chasse du faon rose by Pierre Guéguen( Book )

1 edition published in 1935 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herbert Aach papers by Herbert, Aach( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Legal records include materials relating to a lawsuit against Larry Rivers for a lease termination. Letters are from colleagues including Emily Genauer and Edwin W. Zoller regarding exhibitions and other art-related matters and brief letters from Elaine DeKooning, John Ferren, Adolph Gottlieb, and Rufino Tamayo. Subject files are found for many organizations of which Aach was a member, including the American Society for Testing and Materials, the Artists Technical Research Institute, and the Inter-Society Color Council. Printed materials include one scrapbook, clippings, and exhibition catalogs. There is documentation of Aach's work translating and editing, "Goethe's Color Theory," one 55 minute videocassette entitled, "Herbert Aach," by Albright Knox Gallery, and photographs of Aach and his artwork
Belle Krasne Ribicoff papers by Belle Krasne Ribicoff( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The papers of Belle Krasne Ribicoff measure 1.6 linear feet and date from 1942-circa 2010, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1945-2004. Papers include biographical materials; correspondence with artists, art historians, writers, museum directors, and others; individual files relating to Belle and Irving Ribicoff's art collection and the Friends of Abe Ribicoff's campaign for the United States Senate; artwork; printed material, e.g., clippings, announcements, exhibition catalogues, brochures; and photographs. The collection documents Ribicoff's career as an arts editor, critic, and her involvement in civic and arts organizations for the State of Connecticut
Under the patronage of the Honorable Armin H. Meyer : American ambassador by John Ferren( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Ferren artist file : by John Ferren( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assembled artist file includes b&w photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, and in some cases, negatives. Items may include full views, details, before and after restoration views, etc. Documentation may include artist name, title of work, medium, dimensions, provenance, exhibition history, related works, previous attributions, and bibliography
Records, Visual materials by Brooklyn Museum( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This series is comprised of photographs and negatives. The bulk of the collection dates to the 1970s; most of the images are of faculty members, either alone or in class. Of particular note is a collection of scrapbook photos from 1949-1950, which includes photos of classes and lectures by Art School instructors and visiting artists including Max Beckmann, Arnold Bank, Victor Candell, Xavier Gonzalez and others. There are individual portraits and biographical information for a number of instructors from the 1970s, including Jacqueline Ann Clipsham, Francis Cunningham and Charles Viera
John Ferren papers by John Ferren( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, 1932-1969, mostly personal, with Laure Ferren, his first wife, and Inez Chatfield Ferren, his second wife, and others; military papers relating to his service as Chief of Publications Section, Psychological Warfare Branch during World War II; and diaries, 1927-28, 1931-33, and 1939, with both brief and extensive entries on activities and his philosophy. Also found are family photographs; a sketchbook; personal records and résumés from his teaching career; writings by Ferren on art; exhibition catalogs, 1928-1966; clippings; and miscellany
Oral history interview with John Ferren by John Ferren( Recording )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview of John Ferren conducted 1965 June 12, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art
Visual art : the current situation by John Ferren( )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews relating to American Abstract Artists by Ruth Bowman( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interviews conducted by Bowman (Ruth Gurin at the time of the interviews) with Ilya Bolotowsky, Rosalind Bengelsdorf Browne, Burgoyne Diller, John Ferren, Carl Robert Holty, Harry Holtzman, Ibram Lassaw, Jacques Lipchitz, Alice Trumbull Mason, George McNeil, George L.K. Morris, and Ad Reinhardt, as background for Gurin's M. A. thesis (NYU) on the American Abstract Artists (never completed)
Colette Roberts papers and interviews with artists by Colette Roberts( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Writings by Roberts include manuscripts and articles about artists, writings about her own art, personal writings, working notes from interviews and classes, reviews, and translations between English and French
Oral history interview with John Ferren by John Ferren( Recording )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interview of John Ferren conducted 1968 June 7, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art
[Waldorf panel on sculpture] by Waldorf panel on sculpture( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A two part panel discussion on sculpture (6 7" tapes), partially transcribed on 141 pages. Participants are Peter Agostini, Will Barnet, Elaine De Kooning, Herbert Ferber, John Ferren, Donald Judd, Frederick Kiesler, Ibram Lassaw, Robert Mallary, Nicholas Marsicano, Louise Nevelson, Isamu Noguchi, Claes Oldenburg, Philip Pavia (organizer), Ad Reinhardt, Rachel Rosenthal, Sal Schwartz, George Segal, David Slivka, and James Wines
The garden by John Ferren( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Oil on canvas, 82" x 65 1/4". Whitney Museum. #55.53"--Catalog
Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material by John Ferren( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Irving Harry Sandler papers by Irving Sandler( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Writings include papers by Sandler's students. Photographs are of works of art and of artist Robert Rauschenberg
D.C. Politics Hour( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It's "The D.C. Politics Hour" with political commentator Mark Plotkin, a regular end-of-the-week review of district affairs
Floor piece by John Ferren( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ferren, John Millard

Ferren, John Millard 1905-1970

John Ferren

Millard Ferren, John 1905-1970

Languages
English (30)

French (2)

German (1)