6 edition of The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel collection found in the catalog.
The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel collection
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||[editor, Don Ball].|
|Contributions||Ball, Don, 1964-|
|LC Classifications||N6512 .D596 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008035963|
The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection The National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., was a gift to the nation from banking and industry mogul Andrew W. Mellon. Although some wealthy people are uncompromising philistines, such acts of munificence are by no means unheard of among those who can afford them. Therefore, when visitors to the. The story of the Vogel Collection defies the usual narrative of wealth and privilege associated with art collecting: Herbert (born ) is a retired United States Postal worker and Dorothy (born ) is a retired librarian. They lived on Dorothy’s salary from the Brooklyn Public Library, while Herbert’s income was used to acquire art.
Series 5: The papers of contemporary art collectors Dorothy and Herbert Vogel measure linear feet and date from the s to Found is scattered. Herbert Vogel, who retired as a postal clerk in but kept collecting art, died on Sunday at 89 at a nursing home in Manhattan, the National Gallery announced. When he and his wife, Dorothy.
'Fifty Works for Fifty States' In coordination with the National Gallery of Art, New York art collectors Dorothy and Herbert Vogel are donating 2, works by artists to museums across the nation. A movie has been made – “Herbert and Dorothy” by Megumi Sasaki; a book printed – The Herbert and Dorothy Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States. Dorothy was a Brooklyn Public Library reference librarian most of her working years. Herbert a postal clerk. They visited museums in their time off.
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The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States Paperback – January 1, by Don Ball (Editor)/5(2). Washington, DC—(Updated December 9, ) New York collectors Dorothy and Herbert Vogel, with the assistance of the National Gallery of Art, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services, have launched a national gifts program entitled The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States.
It is distributing 2, works from the Vogels' collection. From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection [Paoletti, John T.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection5/5(1). Vogel, Dorothy, Vogel, Herbert, Art, American, Art Publisher Washington, D.C.: National Endowment for the Arts Collection umass_amherst_libraries; blc; americana Digitizing sponsor Boston Library Consortium Member Libraries Contributor UMass Amherst Libraries Language EnglishPages: Books Fun New Contact Map, Hours & Admission Staff Board eNewsletter Rentals Newsroom Employment Charles Clough, Muniment, enamel on fiberboard, 18 1/2 in.
x 22 1/8 in., Gift of The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a. Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection. The UA Museum of the North was the lucky Alaskan recipient of The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States gift.
To find out more about the Vogels, their collection, and the 50 x 50 project, visit the Special Exhibits VOGEL 50 x 50 page.
VOGEL 50 x Fifty Works for Alaska was on exhibit in the Collections Gallery from Winter. Vogel, Dorothy. Works from the collection of Dorothy and Herbert Vogel. Michigan: University of Michigan Museum of Art, [?] (OCoLC) Named Person: Dorothy Vogel; Herbert Vogel; Dorothy Vogel; Herbert Vogel: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Vogel; University of Michigan.
Museum of Art. HERB & DOROTHY tells the extraordinary tale of Herb and Dorothy Vogel, a seemingly ordinary couple who filled their humble one-bedroom New York apartment with more than 4, works of art over a.
As a solution, a national gift project titled The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States was conceived. Though their collection was now worth millions of dollars, the couple did not sell a single piece, instead giving fifty works to one museum in every state.
Herbert Vogel was born inthe son of a tailor and a homemaker. who has more than works in the Vogel collection. Dorothy, the Apollonian librarian with. The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection The UA Museum of the North was the lucky Alaskan recipient of The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States gift.» To find out more about the Vogels, their collection, and the 50 x 50 project, visit the Special Exhibits VOGEL 50 x 50 page.
The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection Civil servants by day and voracious collectors by night and weekend, Dorothy and Herbert Vogel built a world-class art collection through modest means. Committed to discovering new work by up-and-coming artists, the Vogels amassed a collection of more than 4, objects by some of the most renowned artists of our time over the course of four decades.
Herbert Vogel, who passed away last year at the age of 89, was a postal clerk and Dorothy a librarian, who is now retired. For the couple, collecting contemporary art was more than a passion. They assembled over 2, works from towhich they stored in their tiny New York apartment.
Over a period of 50 years () Dorothy and Herbert Vogel amassed a premier private collection of over 5, pieces of modern and contemporary art.
When they started collecting in Herb, who passed away in at the age of 89, was a postal clerk earning $23, a year. The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States is a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the National Gallery of Art, with the generous support of the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
The recipient museums of the Vogel Collection's Fifty Works for Fifty States program are: South Dakota – South Dakota Art Museum. Tennessee – Memphis Brooks Museum of Art.
Texas – Blanton Museum of Art. Utah – Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art. Vermont – Robert Hull Fleming Museum. Virginia –. collection, which in great measure “is a record of ideas rather than an assembly of objects,” as it includes many studies for large scale and environmental works.” (p.6) –Ruth Fine, Building a Collection “Every Spare Moment of the Day,” The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection.
Cheryl Laemmle, Pek for Herb—Happy Birthday, Encaustic and pigment on canvas, 8 x 10 in. ( x cm). Yale University Art Gallery, The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the National Gallery of Art, with generous support from the National Endowment for the Arts and.
States—The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States—evolved during conversations between the Vogels and Ruth Fine, the National Gallery’s cura-tor of special projects in modern art. Through this program, the Vogels are donating a total of 2, works by artists.
They hope their gifts will significantly enhance. Get this from a library. Drawings from the collection of Dorothy and Herbert Vogel. [University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Department of Art Galleries.; Moody Gallery of Art.; Pennsylvania State University. Museum of Art.;].
Herbert Vogel (born ), who spent most of his working life as a postman, and Dorothy Vogel (born ), who was a reference librarian at the Brooklyn Public Library, gave up vacations and creature comforts by devoting the entirety of Herbert’s salary to collecting and acquiring works by contemporary artists.Inthe Hood Museum of Art was selected as the New Hampshire museum recipient of fifty works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection.
Dorothy and Herbert Vogel are somewhat unusual art collectors. Now retired, Herb worked for the U.S. Post Office and Dorothy was a librarian.
Published on Nov 9, Over 30 years, a retired postal worker and his wife, a retired librarian, have amassed one of the world's great collections of avant-garde art. But rather than cash in.