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Institute of Design Photography Oral History Project, 2011
Description of the Collection
Twenty-three video interviews with Institute of Design alumni regarding their experiences in the photography program. The interviewees discuss fellow students and instructors such as Arthur Siegel, Aaron Siskind, Garry Winogrand, Harry Callahan, Nathan Lerner, Frederick Sommer, and others. The interviews were recorded on Sunday, May 1, 2011 at the Stephen Daiter Gallery, Chicago, IL. The collection includes 23 interviews, 3 essays, 3 photographs and a guestbook.
Institute of Design printed material, 1955-2020
Description of the Collection Collection of miscellaneous materials relating to the Institute of Design. Consists primarily of printed materials produced as mailings, program announcements, etc. Also to be found in this collection, a photocopy of "Student Independent 3" being described as "10 mounted photographs with introduction by Frederick Sommer, and photos by Ray Metzker, Joseph Jackna, Joseph Sterling, Don Seiden, Charles Swedlund, Robert Tanner, Paul Zakoian (and others?); portfolio design by Gus Methe". Portfolio...
Institute of Design records, 1937-ca. 1962
Abstract This collection documents the activities of Institute of Design and its predecessor schools, ca. 1937 to ca. 1955. It encompasses the academic and creative materials of the New Bauhaus, Chicago School of Design, and the Institute of Design. The collection includes academic catalogues, class and school activities announcements, biographical materials on faculty and students, examples of artistic works, exhibit catalogues and announcements of student, alumni professional activities,...
Jay Doblin papers, 1946-1988
Description of the Collection The Jay Doblin collection is heavily composed of graphic materials and photo prints, much of it generated in support of his “One Hundred Great Product Designs” research (and subsequent books). But it also amply documents the Institute of Design, with files on student projects/theses, various courses (including some syllabi), space station designs from 1986, Ken Isaccs and his Knowledge Box, and clipping files (mainly from Chicago newspapers) on notable ID achievements (especially student...
Nathan Lerner photographs, 1935-1980
Collection — Box: 1
Content Description Photographic prints, including prints made by Nathan Lerner of photographs from his time as an Institute of Design student and faculty member, as well as collaborative photographs with Henry Holmes Smith printed by Smith's son, Theodore R.M. Smith. Also included are 12 oversized reprints from a Chicago Cultural Center exhibit of Lerner's work and a single print of a photograph by Institute of Design alumnus Ishimoto Yasuhiro. Some of the matted prints appear to be part of the protfolio...
Dates: 1935-1980; Majority of material found within 1935-1946
Description of the Collection Two issues of Student Independent (number 8, Fall 2001 - Spring 2002 and number 9, Fall 2002 - Spring 2003) described in volume 8 as "...a series of student-produced portfolios that bring together recent examples of innovative and creative course work form the student body at the Institute of Design. Uncurated, this collection is meant as a record of student work, providing insight into the diverse approaches and design solutions of those pursuing masters degrees (MDES) in the areas of...
Student Independent 2: Photographic Issue
Description of the Collection Student Independent 2: Photographic Issue is a portfolio of prints created in 1957 from photographs taken by Institute of Design students and faculty. The portfolio is complete with original cover/jacket and 29 prints. Also includes an information bi-fold with essay by Aaron Siskind, list of contents, and credits page. Work was dedicated to the memory of Frank Barr. Includes works by: Tom Rago, Michitaka Yoshioka, Rodney Hatanaka, Joseph Jachna, Art Sinsabaugh, Robert Knille, Kazimir...
- Photography 5
- Product design 3
- Bauhaus 2
- Education--Curricula 2
- Industrial design 2
- Modernism (Art) 2
- Photography, Artistic 2
- Universities and colleges--Graduate work 2
- Art portfolios 1
- Brochures 1
- Design 1
- Illinois Institute of Technology. Institute of Design -- Faculty 1
- Oral histories 1
- Photographs 1 ∧ less
- Callahan, Harry M. 2
- Lerner, Nathan, 1913-1997 2
- Siskind, Aaron 2
- Bauhaus 1
- Chicago School of Design 1
- Crane, Barbara, 1928- 1
- Doblin, Jay 1
- Ishimoto, Yasuhiro, 1921- 1
- Jachna, Joseph D. 1
- Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001 1
- Leepa, Allen, 1919-2009 1
- Metzker, Ray K. 1
- Moholy-Nagy, László, 1895-1946 1
- New Bauhaus (Chicago, Ill.) 1
- Nickel, Richard, -1972 1
- Siegel, Arthur S. 1
- Sinsabaugh, Art, 1924-1983 1
- Smith, Henry Holmes 1
- Swedlund, Charles 1 ∧ less
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