Personal Papers of Ian Breakwell


collection owner: Ian Breakwell, ‘Personal Papers of Ian Breakwell’ 1960s–2005

Available online are items which reflect key periods and themes in Ian Breakwell's work. These include project files relating to works such as 'The Institution', 'Circus', and 'Auditorium', as well as placements and artist-in-residences at Durham Cathedral. There are also notebooks kept by Ian Breakwell which feature diary entries and ideas for works, photographs, correspondence, and audio-visual material.

Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue.

Collection Owner
Ian Breakwell 1943–2005
Tate Archive
Presented to Tate Archive by Ian Breakwell, April 2005.
TGA 20054

266 objects in this collection

File labelled, ‘The Institution: Ian Breakwell & Kevin Coyne: Performances’
[c.July 1971–May 1973]
File, originally labelled, 'The Insitution: Ian Breakwell & Kevin Coyne: Performances', consists of documents relating to performances of 'The Institution' at Alexandra Palace and the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London, by Ian Breakwell and Kevin Coyne. It includes correspondence, notes, a transcript of the performance, photographs, promotional material and press cuttings.
TGA 20054/4/3/1

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Kevin Coyne, Ian Breakwell Untitled

14 August 1971

Arts Council of Great Britain, Greater London Arts Association (London, UK) Programme of events for ‘ART SPECTRUM’ at Alexandra Palace, London

14–15 August 1971

Kevin Coyne, Ian Breakwell Untitled

date not known