Guide to the University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of Art Collection

Special Collections staff; latest revision A. Demeter
Department of Special Collections
Davidson Library
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Guide to the University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of Art Collection, ca. 1950-2001

Collection number: UArch 70

Department of Special Collections

Davidson Library

University of California, Santa Barbara
Processed by:
Special Collections staff; latest revision A. Demeter
Date Completed:
Apr. 21, 2010
Encoded by:
A. Demeter
© 2009 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of Art Collection
Dates: ca. 1950-2001
Collection number: UArch 70
Creator: University of California, Santa Barbara. Dept. of Art
Collection Size: 0.2 linear feet (1 half-size document box)
Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Abstract: This small collection contains reports and resource publications by the department, along with brochures and flyers related to shows and course offerings.
Physical location: Del Sur, University Archives, 24A.
Languages: English

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. 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 as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Preferred Citation

University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of Art collection. UArch 70. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Acquisition Information

Undetermined.

Scope and Content of Collection

From the Department of Art website, http://www.arts.ucsb.edu/ :
"The Department of Art at UC Santa Barbara offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees in art and art related fields with an emphasis in integral interdisciplinarity. The Department of Art is part of the College of Letters and Science, which is the largest center for teaching, learning, and research on the UCSB campus and the third largest in the University of California system, offering students an array of nearly 80 majors and interdisciplinary programs and over 30 academic minors. [...] The Department of Art is closely associated with two other departments and programs, the Media Arts and Technology Graduate Program and the College of Creative Studies."
This small collection contains reports and resource publications by the department, along with brochures and flyers related to shows and course offerings. Arranged chronologically.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
University of California, Santa Barbara. Dept. of Art

Related Material

In Special Collections:
  • University Art Museum collection, UArch 30. Flyers and catalogs on student shows.
  • College of Letters and Science records, UArch 66. Files on Art department and degree programs.
  • Office of Public Information subject files, UArch 12. Files on department.
  • College of Creative Studies collection, UArch 28. Related art programs.
In the Arts Library:
  • Lasting impressions : Master of Fine Arts 2008, Department of Art : University Art Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara. Arts Library N6512.7 .L37 2008.
  • Meanwhile--. MFA 2003 exhibition. Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-92602.
  • Objects may appear : 2002 Masters of Fine Arts thesis exhibit. Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-91902.
  • UCSB Art Studio Department photographic collection spring 1996. Arts Library TR654 .U27 1996.
  • Images from the Odyssey : a mural at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-5256.
  • Professor Reese in the library with the bone folder : (just another book show) : Gallery 1434, March 6-9, 2001. Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-88823.
  • Perfection is an accident. MFA 1995 exhibition. Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-85625.
  • Trouble and play: University Art Museum Santa Barbara MFA exhibition (1988). Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-62947.
  • 1972 group MFA exhibition. Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-12973.
  • M.F.A. exhibition (1969). Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-2582.
  • Exhibition of work by students receiving their M.F.A. degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara, California, 1968. Arts Library, Art Exhibition Catalogs AEC-596.
Individual MFA theses and dissertations are searchable on Pegasus, the online catalog, and Proquest Theses and Dissertations, accessible through the library's website and online subscription.
Department of Art website: http://www.arts.ucsb.edu/ 

Box 1: 1

"Report of the Committee for the Art Department: Temporary Building Conversion," June 16, 1950

Box 1: 2

"A Handlist of Museum Sources for Slides and Photographs," 1972

Box 1: 3

"Recent Works by MFA Graduates of UCSB," 1974

Box 1: 4

Flyers, brochures, etc., c. 1950s-2001