North Carolina State University, Division of Student Affairs, Gregg Museum of Art & Design Records 1974-2014

Creator
Gregg Museum of Art & Design
Size
18.5 linear feet
Call number
UA 016.013

The records of the North Carolina State University Gregg Museum of Art Design contain correspondence, memoranda, newsletters, and exhibition catalogs documenting the activities and exhibits offered by the museum from 1974 to 2012. Also included are records of the Friends of the Museum from 1983 to 1994, and records kept by Charlotte Brown during her tenure as director of the museum.

The Gregg Museum of Art Design is a collecting museum at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. The Gregg Museum operates under the Division of Student Affairs and is located in the Talley Student Center in the middle of the NCSU campus. The Gregg’s collecting focus reflects the mission of North Carolina State University and supports its academic programs by providing research opportunities for NCSU students and the citizens of North Carolina and beyond. The collection includes, but is not limited to, textiles, ceramics, outsider/folk art, photography, architectural drawings modern furniture. The Gregg Museum of Art Design also puts on 6-8 exhibitions per year in its two galleries, in addition to exhibiting work at various places in the Talley Student Center and around campus.

Biographical/historical note

The Gregg Museum of Art Design is a collecting museum at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. The Gregg Museum operates under the Division of Student Affairs and is located in the Talley Student Center in the middle of the NCSU campus. The Gregg’s collecting focus reflects the mission of North Carolina State University and supports its academic programs by providing research opportunities for NCSU students and the citizens of North Carolina and beyond. The collection includes, but is not limited to, textiles, ceramics, outsider/folk art, photography, architectural drawings modern furniture. The Gregg Museum of Art Design also puts on 6-8 exhibitions per year in its two galleries, in addition to exhibiting work at various places in the Talley Student Center and around campus.

Scope/content

The records of the North Carolina State University Gregg Museum of Art Design contain correspondence, memoranda, newsletters, and exhibition programs documenting the activities and exhibits offered by the museum from 1974 to 2012. Also included are records of the Friends of the Museum from 1983 to 1994, and records kept by Charlotte Brown during her tenure as director of the museum. Materials range in date from 1974 to 2013.

Physical description

9 cartons, 1 archival half box, 1 archival legal box, 2 archival boxes, 1 flat folder

Arrangement

This subgroup has not yet undergone full archival processing. Initial materials are arranged alphabetically; subsequent additions are arranged in the order received.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Division of Student Affairs, Gregg Museum of Art Design Records, UA 016.013, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Transferred from North Carolina State University, Gregg Museum of Art Design.

Processing information

Processed by: Russell S. Koonts; machine-readable finding aid created by: Russell S. Koonts; Pat Webber; Finding aid updated by Cate Putirskis, 2009 July; 2010 March; 2011 January

The collection is organized into two principal series:

General Records
Friends of the Gallery 1986-1994
Box 1, Folder 1
Friends of the Gallery, Board of Directors 1983-1992
Box 1, Folder 2
Friends of the Gallery, Board of Directors 1990-1991
Box 1, Folder 3
Friends of the Gallery, Newsletter 1984-1994
Box 1, Folder 4
Miscellaneous 1984-1998
Box 1, Folder 5
Programs and Flyers 1984-1998
Box 1, Folder 6
Student Center Galleries, Exhibition Catalogs and Programs 1974-1998
Box 1, Folder 7
"Pamela and Vernon Owens: Potters of Jugtown" 2008
Half box 2
Publications 2006-2007
Half box 2
The Art of Building in North Carolina undated
Legal box 3
Early Architectural Photography of North Carolina 1994
Legal box 3
"From the Inside Looking Out: The Journals, Drawings and Prints of Charles Ritchie" 2008
Half box 2
"Thomas Sayre: New Work" 2009
Legal box 3
Exhibition catalogs 1982-2009
Half box 2
Exhibition catalogs 1982-2009
Legal box 3
Exhibition catalogs 1982-2009
Box 12
Visual Arts Gallery Opening (VHS cassette) 1992
Box 13
North Carolina Clay exhibit (VHS cassette) 1992
Box 13
Exhibition catalogs 1992-2005
Flat folder 1
Matthew Nowicki: Sketches and Visions exhibition catalog Jan.-Mar. 1993
Box 13
Gregg Museum of Art Design pamphlet 2010
Box 13
Exhibition pamphlet Spreing 2010
Box 13
Traces: Mapping a Journey in Textiles Jan.-May 2011
Box 13
Pull of the Moon, Recent Works of Barbara Lee Smith 2011
Box 13
Trace, Mapping a Journey in Textiles 2011
Box 13
Gregg Museum of Art Design flyer 2011
Box 13
Matsumoto exhibit photographs 1998-1998
Box 13
Pamphlet featuring Textiles of Exile exhibition 2012
Box 13
Flyer, "This Fall at the Gregg" Fall 2012
Box 13
Art Without Artists 2012
Box 13
Flyer, "This Spring at the Gregg" 2013
Box 13
Meeting Circa 1990
Box 13
Farfetched: Mad Science, Fringe Architecture and Visionary Engineering [catalogue] 2013
Box 13
Fall Schedule flyer 2013-2014
Box 13
Spring schedule flyer 2014
Box 13
Director's Records
Charlotte Vestal Brown
Weekly appointment schedules 1982-2008
Carton 4
Daily activity logs 1991-1998
Carton 5
Publications 1982-2008
Carton 5
Owens photographs [CDs (2)] 2007
Carton 5
Israeli-North Carolina Cultural Exchange 1994-1997
Carton 6
Correspondence 1982-2009
Carton 7
Friends of the Gregg 1997-2006
Carton 8
Annual reports 1991-2008
Carton 8
Administrative records, correspondence 1982-2004
Carton 8
Administrative records, correspondence 1982-2004
Carton 9
Long Range Planning Committee, Art Acquisitions Committee, Harrelson Fund 1992-2005
Carton 9
Administrative, topical reference files 1982-2009
Carton 9
Administrative, topical reference files 1982-2009
Carton 10
Administrative, topical reference files 1982-2009
Carton 11

Access to the collection

This collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

For more information contact us via mail, phone, or our web form.

Mailing address:
Special Collections Research Center
Box 7111
Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111

Phone: (919) 515-2273

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Division of Student Affairs, Gregg Museum of Art Design Records, UA 016.013, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.