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Going for the Gold: California Stories on the Los Angeles Metro Gold Line: Communities, Public Art, and Placemaking.: Archival Collection

The project was funded in 2008-2009 by the California Council for the Humanities through its California Stories: California Story Fund

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Archives of Public Art the Metro Gold Line

Downtown Los Angeles to Pasadena

 

Donated by Michael Several to the USC Libraries in the Summer of 2010

 

The materials for this archive were collected as part of a grant project funded by the California Council for the Humanities in 2007-2009.  The project was called Going for the Gold: California Stories on the Los Angeles Metro Gold Line: Communities, Public Art, and Placemaking.

 

The archive is located in the Helen Topping Architecture and Fine Arts Library.  To view it, please make an appointment by contacting the AFA Library at 1 (213) 740-1596.

 

 

Interviews with artists and art planners/consultants

 

These are recordings consisting of 8mm cassettes and dvds.

 

Artist: Michael Amescua

Date: 11/8/2008

3 items

 

Artist: Chusien Chang

Date: 12/29/2008

3 items

 

Artist: Roberto Delgado

Date: 03-03-2009

3 items

 

Art planner/consultant:  Leslie Elwood

Date: 8/7/2008

4 items

 

Art planner/consultant:  Leslie Elwood

Date: 8/28/2008

4 items

 

Artist: Jud Fine

Date: 2/23/2009

2 items

 

Artist: Cheri Gaulke

Date: 01/19/2009

4 items

 

Artist: Michael McMillan

Date: 10/14/2008

1 item

 

Art planner/consultant: Alan Nakagawa

Date: 4/25/2008

5 items

 

Art planner/consultant: Alan Nakagawa

Date: 5/9/2008

5 items

 

Art planner/consultant: Alan Nakagawa

Date: 5/21/2008

5 items

 

Art planner/consultant: Alan Nakagawa

Date: 5/28/2008

5 items

 

Art planner/consultant: Alan Nakagawa

Date: 6/4/2008

6 items

 

Art planner/consultant: Alan Nakagawa

Date: 6/9/2008

6 items

 

Artist:  Ries Niemi

Date: 7/2/2009

1 item

 

Artist: Paul Polubinskas

Date: 4/24/2009

2 items

 

Artist: Michael Stutz

Date: 5/26/2009

2 ites

 

Artist:  Beth Thielen,

Date: 10-8-2008 

3 items

 

Artist:  John Valadez 

Date: 1/6/2009 

3 items

 

Artist: Pat Ward Williams

Date: 10/4/2009

1 item

 

 

Video and Photo CDs/DVDs

 

Avenue 26 photos (2003?)

1 item

 

Metro Gold Line dedication, Avenue 26.  From Michael Diaz

1 item

 

Metro groundbreaking (1994?)  From Cheri Gaulke

1 item

 

Cheri Gaulke and Carlson Company

Avenue 26 station, work in progress 10/9/2002

1 item

 

Cheri Gaulke

Avenue 26 photographs (2003?)

2 items

 

Paper Files

 

Paper files contain the following types of materials:

Photographs; memoranda; invoices; articles; drawings; correspondence; artist biographies; maps; newsletters.

 

Michael Amesqua, Allen Avenue Station

1 folder

 

Chusien Chang, Chinatown Station

2 folders

 

Roberto Delgado, Heritage Square Station

2 folders

 

Jud Fine, Highland Park Station

3 folder

 

Diane Gamboa, Avenue 50

1 folder

 

Cheri Gaulke, Lincoln Heights/Cypress Park Station

2 folders

 

Michael McMillen, Fillmore Station

1 folder

 

Ries Niemi, Del Mar Station

2 folders

 

Teddy Sandoval and Paul Polubinskas, Southwest Museum Station

2 folders

 

Michael Stutz, Mission Station

2 folders

 

Beth Thielen, Retaining Wall Alignment

2 folders

 

Beth Thielen, Tony Gleaton, Sierra Madre Station

2 folders

 

John Valadez, Memorial Park

1 folder

 

Pat Ward Williams, Lake Avenue Station

1 folder

 

Sayed Alawi – Overall Aesthetic Philosophy

1 folder

 

Gold Line Community Involvement

1 folder

 

Gold Line Conservation, Maintenance

1 folder

 

Gold Line – General documents

3 folders

 

Gold Line Public Art Status Report, Budgets Artist Requirements

1 folder

 

Avenue 26/French Avenue Community Involvement

1 folder

 

Chinatown Community Involvement

2 folders

 

Chinatown Youth Outreach

1 folder

 

Fillmore, Del Mar, Community Involvement

1 folder

 

Lake, Allen, Sierra Madre, Community Involvement in Artist Selection

2 folders

 

Memorial Park Community Involvement in Artist Selection

1 folder

 

Mission Station Community Involvement

1 folder

 

Southwest Museum Station Community Involvement

1 folder

 

Interview questions

1 folder

 

Transcripts of Interviews

3 folders

 

Cost Containment

3 folders

 

Pasadena – General

1 folder

 

Memoranda 1990s

1 folder

 

Memoranda 2001

2 folders

 

Memoranda 2002

3 folders

 

Memoranda 2003

1 folder

 

MTA Design Criteria

1 folder