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Egas, Camilo, 1889-1962


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

New School course catalog collection

Identifier: NS-05-01-01

This collection consists of course catalogs from The New School, including continuing education courses, Eugene Lang College, the Dramatic Workshop of The New School, New School Art Workshops and the New School for Social Research, formerly known as the Graduate Faculty.

Dates: 1919 - 2017

New School mural commission documentation

Identifier: NS-03-05-01
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of documentation about five artists and the works they created for the New School at its flagship building at 66 West 12th Street, and for later additions to the building. The materials here were gathered and produced by the curators of the New School Art Collection. Materials include correspondence, photographs, documentation of restoration efforts, exhibition catalogs, and promotional materials.

Dates: 1931 - 2010

New School publicity scrapbook collection

Identifier: NS-03-01-01
Summary The New School Publicity Scrapbook collection consists of fifty-seven scrapbooks compiled for internal administrative use between 1919, when The New School was founded, through 1953. The scrapbooks include newspaper articles and editorials, and administrative documents and correspondence, course catalogs--or Bulletins--weekly supplemental pamphlets (also called Bulletins), ephemera, promotional materials, and invitations to...
Dates: 1918 - 1953

Press clippings 5, 1931-1932

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: 31207040293122], Folder: 1-2
Subjects include: "Jazz Age" article with quotes from F.Scott Fitzgerald and George Gershwin--motion picture studies at the New School--Arthur Weiser (architect)--Alvin Johnson and Adult Education--Camillo Egas exhibition--"Causes of the Depression" editorial--John Martin Dance Course--Joseph Jastrow--Frank Lloyd Wright--Waldo Frank--Nicholas Slominsky--Soviet School of Expression puppet shows--Francis Anne Ballard--Leon Theremin--Henry Cowell and the Rhythmicon--Radio City Music Hall murals controversy...
Dates: 1931-1932

Press clippings 7, 1931 Aug, 1932 Sep-1933 Apr

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: 31207040293122], Folder: 4-5
Subjects include: Includes: Joseph Urban--dance reviews--Tina Flada American debut--Mary Wigman Dance Group, American debut--Thomas Hart Benton mural--Jose Clemente Orozco--modern architectural exhibition (prototypes for mass produced steel modular homes)--Jose de Creeft--"Cruxifixion of Christ," Frederick Wright.Thomas Hart BentonJosé de...
Dates: 1931 Aug; 1932 Sep-1933 Apr

Press clippings 9, 1930-1936, 1939

 File — Multiple Containers
Subjects include: Max AscoliCharles A. BeardThomas Hart BentonBrochures, courses: New School concerts and lecturesMinna Citron (American printmaker, exhibited at New School)Horace B. Davis (labor historian,...
Dates: 1930-1936; 1939

Press clippings 14, 1936-1937

 File — Multiple Containers
Subjects include: Emilo Amero (Mexican-born artist, New School instructor)Artists’ Union (established in New York City in 1934. Advocated for more positions within the Works Progress Administration-Federal Art Project (WPA/FAP), better pay and working conditions): meetings held at New SchoolJoseph Blumenthal (American typographer, bookmaker, co-founder of the Spiral Press, New School instructor)Aaron Copland (American composer, New School instructor)...
Dates: 1936-1937