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Image Bank National Museums

Vincent Trasov (Creator)
Michael Morris (Creator)
ID #
M/T 036.31
[1967, 1971-1974]
Level of Description

Scope & Content

File contains images related to the "Image Bank". Image Bank was established in 1969 by Michael Morris and Vincent Trasov. Image Bank was an international network of artists exchanging and communicating ideas, ephemera, information, research, and images through the postal system. File contains images of an event taking place at the Western Front, an artist-run centre and gallery space founded by eight artists including Michael Morris and Vincent Trasov in Vancouver. File contains images from various times and places. Images consist of illustrations, reproductions, news clippings, movie stills, advertisements, and postcards. File also contains images related to artistic collaborations and projects by Michael Morris and Vincent Trasov including the "Hand of the Spirit", "Mr. Peanut", "Split Series", "Colour Research", and the "Children of Hollywood". File also contains portraits and works by other artists such as David Hlynsky, Glenn Lewis also known as Flakey Rosehip, Sharon Venne also known as Granada Gazelle, and slides stamped "General Idea" representing the artist trio Jorge Zontal, Felix Partz, and AA Bronson.

Physical Description

Physical Extent
90 photographs : col. slides ; 35 mm
Material Type
Graphic material

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