Series LA.SC090.S7 - Films

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Reference code

LA.SC090.S7

Title

Films

Date(s)

  • 1972 (Creation)

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Series

Extent and medium

2 film reels : 16 mm

Context area

Name of creator

(1959-)

Administrative history

Gallery Moos was opened by Walter Moos in May 1959 at the corner of Avenue Road and Davenport Road in Toronto. Early in 1963 it moved to Yorkville Avenue, becoming one of the first arrivals in what was to become a significant gallery district of the city, and subsequently prospered there for some 30 years. In July 1992 the gallery moved to 622 Richmond Street West.

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Scope and content

Series comprises 2 motion pictures on gallery artist Gershon Iskowitz: “Standing Apart,”produced by Peter and Frances Mellenco (concerning Iskowitz’s participation in the Venice Biennale, 1972); and “I Paint What I Know—Gershon Iskowitz,” produced by Peter Alford. Motion pictures will also be found in Series 9 (New York office records).

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No further accruals are expected

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Conditions governing access

Restrictions on access: Viewing of films must be arranged in advance to ensure availability of equipment.Access to Special Collections is by appointment only. Please contact the reference desk for more information.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright is held by Gallery Moos. Copyright belonging to other parties, such as that of photographs, may still rest with the creator of these items. It is the researcher’s responsibility to obtain permission for the reproduction of any part of the fonds.

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  • English

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Edward P. Taylor Library and Archives, Art Gallery of Ontario

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Originally prepared in 2002 and 2012, revised in 2015

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  • English

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