- 1981-2007 (Creation)
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Content and Structure
Scope and content
A collection of hand written and typed articles with accompanying photographs and ephemera by the art critic and journalist Clare Henry.
The collection focusses on reviews and features on visual art and culture predominantly in Scotland for The Herald, Scotland. The articles are usually in draft form with some accompanying notes and multiple versions. Articles for other publications are also included such as Galleries Magazine, Art Review and Time Out as well as commissioned essays written for exhibition catalogues.
The period of writing covers a significant flourishing of the visual arts in Glasgow and Scotland and features perspective and opinion articles on notable artists such as Steven Campbell, Bruce Mclean, George Wylie and Douglas Gordon. The articles also cover significant organisations, opening events and deaths, such as Glasgow Capital of Culture 1990 and Glasgow Museums, the opening of Transmission Gallery, the opening of The Burrell Collection, Degree Shows for Scottish art schools and the Edinburgh Festival.
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System of arrangement
The material is arranged chronologically and divided into 3 areas:
1. Articles, reviews and features
2. Ephemera (exhibitions catalogues, flyers etc)
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Physical Description and Conditions of Use
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Application for permission to reproduce should be submitted to The Archives and Collections at The Glasgow School of Art.
Reproduction subject to usual conditions: educational use and condition of material.
For further details, please refer to our Reprographic Service Guide @ https://gsaarchives.com/policies
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Additional information may be found at http://clarehenry-artjournal.blogspot.co.uk/
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Level of detail
- Fonds level description compiled by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 17 October 2001.
- Updated by David Powell, Hub Project Archivist, 14 May 2002.
- Fonds level description imported from the Archives Hub, 24 August 2006.
- Archives Hub description updated by Carrie Skinner, Logjam Project Officer, September 2011.
- Fond level description updated by Susannah Waters, Archivist, July 2014.
- Lower levels catalogued by Carrie Skinner, September 2013, October 2015 and July 2016.
- Catalogue exported from Archon and imported into AtoM during system migration, 2018-2019.