Fonds P079 - Aubes 3935 fonds

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Aubes 3935 fonds

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  • Textual record
  • Graphic material
  • Moving images

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on the content of the fonds.

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Fonds

Reference code

P079

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

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Date(s)

  • 1980-1990 (Creation)
    Creator
    Aubes 3935

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Physical description

8 m of textual records
2875 photographs
13 videocassettes
1 video reel

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Archival description area

Name of creator

(November 1981-March 1990)

Administrative history

Aubes 3935 was founded in November 1981 by Annie Molin Vasseur who managed the gallery until its closure on March 25, 1990. The gallery specialized in art books, and, among other things, it organized a national (1984) and an international (1986) contest for Canadian art books. The gallery later expanded to exhibit contemporary art (painting, drawing, sculpture, installation art, etc.) by artists from Quebec, the rest of Canada, Europe, and the United States.

Custodial history

The fonds was donated to the Concordia University Archives by Annie Molin Vasseur in 1991. It was transferred from Concordia University's Records Management and Archives Department to Concordia University Libraries' Special Collections March 24, 2016, April 13, 2016, April 19, 2016, May 10-11, 2016, and June 15, 2016.

Scope and content

The fonds provides information on the visual arts and on the administration and activities which occurred in and around Aubes 3935.

The fonds contains administrative and financial information, artist files, exhibition files, catalogues, postcards, invitations, posters, photographs, and videos.

The fonds also contains the documents of artist Denis Demers (1948-1987), primarily photographs of his work, correspondence, newspaper articles, and photocopies of publicity for La Biennale de dessins et d'estampes du Québec '83, in which he won first prize for his drawings.

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

The fonds was donated to the Concordia University Archives by Annie Molin Vasseur.

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Language of material

  • English
  • French

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Most records are in French; some are in English.

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Restrictions on access

Access to the financial information for the gallery is restricted.

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Finding aids

A preliminary box listing is available.

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Copyright belongs to the creator(s).

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Final

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Full

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