The Barbara Rose papers represent a
selection from her archive and document her research in post-war and contemporary American
art. The bulk of the papers date from 1960 through 1985. Included are sound recordings and
videos, most of which are interviews by Rose of American artists active in the
Barbara Rose is an American art historian and critic, born in 1938 and educated at Smith
College, Barnard College and Columbia University. She is known primarily for her writings on
20th-century American art. She has taught (at Hunter College, the Universtiy of California
at San Diego and Irvine, and Sarah Lawrence College), curated exhibitions and made
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