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  • Collection ID WLA2010.17
  • Creator Names Ciurej, Barbara.
  • Title Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman Papers, 1980-2010.
  • Physical description 1 linear foot.
  • Collection arrangement Series 1: Personal, 1997-2006, n.d. Series 2: Professional, 1984-2010, n.d.; arranged alphabetically by subject.
  • Biographical or Historical Note Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman have collaborated on photography since 1978. During that time, they used their common experiences as women in the home environment to address feminist themes in their photography. Themes throughout their photography include the domestic landscape, architecture, and the American landscape in an attempt to interpret the human condition. Barbara Ciurej was born in 1956 and received her BS in 1978 in Visual Design with honors from the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. Lochman also attended the Illinois Institute of Technology and received her MS in Visual Design in 1977. Both were involved with Artemisia Gallery in Chicago from 1979 until 1984. Ciurej served as secretary of this organization from 1979 to 1980 and president from 1980 to 1982.
  • Collection summary The Ciurej and Lochman Papers consist of two boxes, spanning the years 1980-2010. This collection is divided into two sections: personal and professional. The personal records include photographs, cards, and some correspondence. The professional records include publications pertaining to art, such as exhibit materials, throughout Ciurej and Lochmans careers. Also in this collection are newspaper and magazine articles, often written about Ciurej and Lochmans art. The collection also contains some professional photographs, a calendar featuring their art, professional correspondence, a catalog of art, and a scrapbook.
  • Access and usage restrictions Some restrictions may apply.
  • Finding Aids Note Finding aid available in repository; folder level.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note See Also: Chicago Women Artists digital collection and individual women artists collections at the Women and Leadership Archives. The Artemisia Gallery records at held at the Art Institute of Chicago.
  • Names
    • Ciurej, Barbara. Archives.
    • Lochman, Lindsay.
    • Artemisia Gallery.
    • Lochman, Lindsay.
    • Loyola University Chicago. Women and Leadership Archives.
  • Subjects
    • Feminism and art.
    • Women photographers.
    • Women artists.
  • Finding aid URL Finding aid to the Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman Papers http://www.luc.edu/media/lucedu/wla/pdfs/Ciurej%20and%20Lochman.pdf