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Garo Z. Antreasian Photograph Collection

Identifier: PICT-000-502

Scope and Content

The photographs in this collection were collected by UNM Department of Art and Art History Professor Emeritus Garo Antreasian. The photographs document events and works of art from Antreasian's career as an artist and educator. Also included are photographs which illustrate printing and fine arts print shops including the Tamarind Lithography Workshop (Los Angeles) and a workshop jointly administered by Tamarind and the Herron School of Art (Indianapolis). Several prints are reproduced in The Tamarind Book of Lithography.

Includes photographs of John Beckley, Wendell Black, Robert Evermon, Herb Fox, Eugene Larkin, Tom O'Connor, and Robert Partin.


  • 1956-1987


Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Duplication of print and photographic material is allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for copyright compliance. For more information see the Photographs and Images Research Guide and contact the Pictorial Archivist.


Printmaker and art educator, born in Indianapolis, Indiana, Garo Antreasian's works have been shown at exhibitions in Philadelphia, Brooklyn, Library of Congress, Dallas, and Indiana. As an educator, he occupied positions at the Herron School of Art, Tamarind Lithography Workshop in Los Angeles, Tamarind Institute in Albuquerque, and the University of New Mexico. He also served on the Albuquerque Museum Board of Trustees.


328 plus items (3 boxes, plus 2 unprocessed boxes) : 328 prints and slides, plus uncounted unprocessed items

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Collection contains portraits of Antresian, commissions, various lithography workshops including the Tamarind Lithography Workshop.

Physical Location

B2. Shelved by Pictorial Number. Unprocessed Boxes shelved in B2 Unprocessed.

Related Material

Tamarind Institute Pictorial Collection, Center for Southwest Research, University Libraries, University of New Mexico.

Separated Material

Photographs separated from the Garo Z. Antreasian Papers.
Finding Aid of the Garo Z. Antreasian Photograph Collection, 1956-1987
Pictorial Collections Staff
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Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131