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Suzy Lake fonds Series
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Arthur George Marx sketchbook

Series comprises a sketchbook belonging to Arthur George Marx, Suzy Lake’s grandfather, who took art courses at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Sketchbook contains graphite and charcoal drawings, and notes on art classes.

Experimental work

Series comprises an untitled experimental art work by Suzy Lake, consisting of an antique carte-de-visite album containing 34 hand-tinted black and white prints by the artist.

Lake, Suzy, 1947-

Project and exhibition records

Series comprises Suzy Lake’s documentation of her career as an artist, organized according to exhibition or project. Typical file contents include press clippings, copies of exhibition invitations and catalogues, and photographic documentation. Series also includes performance notes and scripts for the works “Missed Liberty”, “Dance to Life”, “The 1812 Overture – An Ongoing Saga; Or, The Corn Also Rises” and “The Shirley Show / After Oka what?”.

Lake, Suzy, 1947-

Teaching records

Series comprises teaching notes, photographic samples used in teaching, examples of student work, and a few selected course readings used in Suzy Lake’s teaching activity at the School of Fine Art and Music, University of Guelph. Series also includes Suzy Lake’s annual reports as a faculty member.

Lake, Suzy, 1947-

Trial proofs

Series comprises analog and digital trial proofs of photographs by Suzy Lake, used by the artist to refine and correct aspects of hue, saturation and brightness.

Lake, Suzy, 1947-