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Box 1, Folder 1, Sheet 1

Smith, Tony. Cardboard Cave. 1970-1971

19 slides documenting Tony Smith's untitled piece referred to as "Carboard Cave". This project was the result of Smith's pairing with Container Corporation. 12 of these slides show the installation process and the piece as it was displayed in the 1970 World's Fair at Osaka, Japan. 7 of these slides show models and the installation of the piece at LACMA in May, 1971.
Box 1, Folder 1, Sheet 2

Warhol, Andy. Rain Machine. 1970-1971

20 slides documenting Andy Warhol's "Rain Machine". This project was the result of Warhol's pairing with Cowles Communications 12 of these slides show the installation process and the standing piece as it was displayed in the 1970 World's Fair at Osaka, Japan. 8 of these slides show models and the installation of the piece at LACMA from May 1971 - September 1971.
Box 1, Folder 2, Sheet 1-2

Oldenburg, Claes. Giant Icebag. 1970-1971

40 slides documenting Claes Oldenburg's "Giant Icebag". This project was the result of Oldenburg's pairing with Walt Disney Productions and Gemini G.E.L. 16 of these slides show Oldenburg's work at Disney Studios. This includes images of the artist, his sketches, and models that led to the creation of "Giant Icebag". 19 of these slides show the installation and the piece in the 1970 World's Fair at Osaka, Japan. 5 of these slides show the "Giant Icebag" at LACMA in May 1971.
Box 1, Folder 3, Sheet 1-2

Kitaj, R.B. Lives of the Engineers. circa 1971

25 slides documenting R.B. Kitaj's "Lives of the Engineers". This project was the result of Kitaj's pairing with Lockheed Aircraft Corporation. 4 of these slides show the installation as it appeared in LACMA in 1971. 21 of these slides depict work in progress at Lockheed Corporation on the various pieces that make up the installation.
Box 1, Folder 3, Sheet 2, Box 1, Folder 4, Sheet 1

Harrison, Newton. Gas Plasma Tubes. circa 1970

33 slides documenting Newton Harrison's "Gas Plasma Tubes". This project was the result of Harrison's pairing with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. 7 of these slides depict the artist working at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. 7 of these slides show the installation of "Gas Plasma Tubes" prior to the 1970 World's Fair at Osaka, Japan. 8 slides show the tubes being installed at LACMA in 1971. 11 slides show "Gas Plasma Tubes" on display at LACMA in 1971.
Box 1, Folder 4, Sheet 1-2, Box 1, Folder 8, Sheet 1

Harrison, Newton. Harvesting Brine Shrimp. 1971

23 slides documenting Newton Harrison's "Harvesting Brine Shrimp". 19 of these slides show the artist "harvesting" and "saving" shrimp. 4 of these slides show the construction of the installation that would house the brine shrimp.
Box 1, Folder 5, Sheet 1-2

Krebs, Rockne. Day Passage. 1970-1971

38 slides documenting Rockne Krebs' "Day Passage". This project was the result of Krebs' pairing with Hewlett-Packard Corporation. 15 of these slides show the installation and resulting piece as it was displayed in the 1970 World's Fair in Osaka, Japan. 14 of these slides show the artist working on the project at Hewlett-Packard Corporation. 9 slides show the installation and display of "Day Passage" at LACMA in 1971.
Box 1, Folder 5, Sheet 2, Box 1, Folder 6, Sheet 1-2

Mefferd, Boyd. Strobe. 1970-1971

40 slides documenting Boyd Mefferd's "Strobe". This project was the result of Mefferd's pairing with Universal Television. 18 of these slides document the installation of "Strobe" for the 1970 World's Fair in Osaka, Japan. 22 slides show the installation of the piece at LACMA in 1971 as well as the finished piece with guests walking through the strobe room.
Box 1, Folder 6, Sheet 2, Box 1, Folder 7, Sheet 1-2

Whitman, Robert. Optical Environment. circa 1970

23 slides documenting Robert Whitman's "Optical Environment". This Project was the result of Whitman's pairing with Philco-Ford Corporation. 13 of these slides show the installation and display of "Optical Environment" at the 1970 World's Fair in Osaka, Japan. 10 slides show the artist working with John Forkner at Philco-Ford Corporation.
Box 1, Folder 7, Sheet 2

Serra, Richard. Five Plates, Two Poles. 1971

3 slides showing Richard Serra's "Five Plates, Two Poles" as it appeared at LACMA in 1971. This project was the result of Serra's pairing with Kaiser Steel Corporation.
Box 1, Folder 7, Sheet 2

Rauschenberg, Robert. Mud-Muse. circa 1970

7 slides documenting the artist Robert Rauschenberg working on "Mud-Muse". This project was the result of Rauschenberg's pairing with Teledyne Corporation.
Box 1, Folder 7, Sheet 2, Box 1, Folder 8, Sheet 1

Fahlstrom, Oyvind. Meatball Curtain. circa 1971

14 slides documenting the artist, Oyvind Fahlstrom working on "Meatball Curtain". This project was the result of Fahlstrom's pairing with Heath Corporation.
Box 1, Folder 8, Sheet 1

Unknown artist. Several letters A and T floating in the reflecting pools 1971

1 slide showing an installation in the reflecting pools at LACMA in which several letters A and T appear to be floating in the water. The artist is not named.