Inventory of the Geri DePaoli Papers

Sara Gunasekara
Department of Special Collections
General Library
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616-5292
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Creator: DePaoli, Geri
Title: Geri DePaoli Papers
Date (inclusive): 1984-1991
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract: Geri DePaoli is an artist and art historian. She collaborated on the exhibition, The Trans Parent Thread: Asian Philosophy in Recent American Art, which was organized by the Hofstra Museum, Hofstra University and the Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College. Her papers contain files related to the exhibition including: early proposals, correspondence, research materials, conference materials, and educational program materials.
Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
Repository: University of California, Davis. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Davis, California 95616-5292
Collection number: D-544
Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

Biography

Geri DePaoli is an artist and art historian, as well as a teacher and curator. She received her B.A. from the University of Maryland, College Park.

Scope and Content

The collection contains files related to the Trans Parent Thread exhibition including: early proposals, correspondence, research materials, conference materials, and educational program materials.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
DePaoli, Geri--Archives
Art, American--20th century--Exhibitions
Taoism--Influence--Exhibitions
Zen Buddhism--Influence--Exhibitions

Access

Collection is open for research.

Processing Information

Sara Gunasekara processed this collection and created and encoded this finding aid with assistance from student employee Michelle Xie.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Geri DePaoli.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Geri DePaoli Papers, D-544, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

Publication Rights

Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Collection Contents

Box 1:1-4

Early proposals 1986-1988

Box 1:5-16

Research materials 1981-1991

Box 1:17

Book project 1990-1991

Box 1:18-19

Correspondence 1989-1991

Box 1:20-23

Educational program 1984-1991

Box 1:24-29

Reviews 1986-1991

Box 1:30

Book: The trans parent thread: Asian philosophy in recent American art by Gail Gelburd and Geri DePaoli; organized by the Hofstra Museum, Hofstra University and the Edith C. Blum Art Institute, Bard College. 1990

Box 1:31-37

Conference materials 1990-1991

Box 1:38

DePaoli, Geri, and Gail Gelburd. Looking for the Cow of Dao. New York, N.Y.: Council for Creative Projects, 1991

Box 1:39

Beat-Funk-Pop Zen: American Art and Culture in the 1950s and 1960s by Geri DePaoli undated