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Guide to the Department of Studio Art Publications, University of California, Irvine
PS-070  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Important Information for Researchers
  • Historical Background
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Collection Arrangement
  • Related Collections
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Department of Studio Art publications, University of California, Irvine
    Date: 1968-1975
    Collection Number: PS-070
    Creator: University of California, Irvine. Dept. of Studio Art.
    Extent: 0.4 linear foot (1 box)
    Languages: The collection is in English.
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: The collection comprises publications from the Department of Studio Art at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and its predecessors. The materials primarily document events held at the campus art gallery and offerings in early academic art programs at UCI.

    Important Information for Researchers

    Access

    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights and copyright reside with the University of California. In certain publications, literary rights are retained by the creators and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist.

    Preferred Citation

    Department of Studio Art Publications, University of California, Irvine. PS-070. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired periodically from the Department of Studio Art.

    Accruals

    Additional material is expected.

    Processing History

    Processed by Ernesto Bassi and Cyndi Shein in 2008.

    Historical Background

    The Department of Studio Art at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is one of the four departments in the Claire Trevor School of the Arts. It became a department in the School of Fine Arts in 1988. Prior to that, studio art was an area of concentration within the School of Fine Arts. The School of Fine Arts has been renamed twice and is currently called the Claire Trevor School of the Arts.
    The Department of Studio Art takes a wide-ranging view of contemporary art practices. Its graduate program offers a rigorous, interdisciplinary environment for professional training in the visual arts with emphases available in Feminist Studies and in Asian American Studies. The facilities of Department of Studio Art include the Beall Center for Art and Technology and the University Art Gallery (formerly known as the Fine Arts Gallery and the UCI Art Gallery, respectively).

    Biography/Organization History

    Chronology

    1965 Division of Fine Arts and its subunit the Department of Art are established with the founding of UCI.
    1968 Division of Fine Arts becomes School of Fine Arts.
    circa 1968 Fine Arts Gallery is established.
    1969 The Department of Art offers graduate courses leading to a Master of Fine Arts with a specialization in Art.
    1970 Studio Art major is first offered at UCI.
    1975 BA in Studio Art is first offered at UCI.
    1988 Department of Studio Art is formally created.
    1995 School of Fine Arts becomes School of the Arts.
      Fine Arts Gallery is renamed the UCI Art Gallery.
    1999 July The UCI Art Gallery is renamed the University Art Gallery.
    2001 The School of the Arts is renamed Claire Trevor School of the Arts.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The collection comprises publications from the Department of Studio Art at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) and its predecessors. The materials primarily document events held at the campus art gallery and offerings in early academic art programs at UCI.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged alphabetically by topic, then by type of material.

    Related Collections

    Related materials can be found in the Claire Trevor School of the Arts Publications, University of California, Irvine. PS-024. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    University of California, Irvine. Dept. of Studio Art -- Archives.
    University of California, Irvine -- Art Gallery -- Archives.
    University of California, Irvine. Claire Trevor School of the Arts -- Archives.
    University of California, Irvine -- Archives.

    Genres and Formats of Materials

    Exhibition catalogs -- 20th century.

    Contributors

    University of California, Irvine -- Fine Arts Gallery.