Author: Josh T. Franco

Josh T. Franco

Josh T. Franco is the national collector for the Archives of American Art.

Instagram: @jtobiasfranco

Lorna Truck and Tim Benson. Photograph documenting burning of Robert Pincus-Witten's book Postminimalism (1977) at the request of artist Buster Cleveland as part of the 1979 Des Moines Festival of the Avant-Garde, circa 1979. Fred Truck papers, 1965-2019. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

New Collections: Fred Truck Papers

November 12th, 2020, 8:57AM
Audio cassettes of interviews with Jim Dine, Stephen Durkee, James Rosenquist, Andy Warhol, and Tom Wesselmann conducted by Gene Swenson, ca. 1963. Gene Swenson Papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Acquisitions: Gene Swenson Papers

September 23rd, 2020, 8:39AM
Photograph of George Tooker, 198-? / unidentified photographer. George Tooker papers, circa 1851-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Acquisitions: George Tooker Papers

February 28th, 2020, 4:01PM
Lee Hall, untitled watercolor, ca. 1980s (detail). Watercolor on paper, 6 ½ x 5 in. Lee Hall Papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Acquisitions: Lee Hall Papers

May 15th, 2019, 9:27AM
Mock Up for mural, 1994. Juan Sánchez papers, 1977-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian
Sketchbook with portrait of Walt Whitman, 1977. Naul Ojeda papers, 1964-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Acquisitions: Naul Ojeda Papers

December 5th, 2017, 3:43PM