Personal Papers of Ian Breakwell

1960s–2005

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
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Ian Breakwell, April 2005.
Reference
TGA 20054

266 objects in this collection

Title
File labelled, ‘The Institution: Ian Breakwell & Kevin Coyne: Performances’
Date
[c.July 1971–May 1973]
Description
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.
Reference
TGA 20054/4/3/1

Showing 13 objects

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

Institute of Contemporary Arts (London, UK) Letter from Gina Luke of the Institute of Contemporary Arts to Ian Breakwell

19 January 1972

Institute of Contemporary Arts (London, UK) Poster for ‘The Institution’, at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

17–25 April 1973