Detail from Robert Walker photo of Robert Klippel in Klippel’s Woolloomooloo studio, November 1963 © Estate of Robert Walker. Licensed by Copyright Agency, Sydney

Artists archives

The archive at the Art Gallery of NSW has informally collected papers from artists, commercial galleries and other organisations and individuals since the 1960s.

We currently hold a significant amount of material directly relating to over 200 artists, including many artists’ personal archives and papers.

For information about accessing this material at the Gallery, see Visiting the archive.

Artists in the archive

AARONS, Anita | ABBOTT, Harold | ABBOTT, Mary | ABOLINS, Uldis | ALLEN, Mary Cecil | ANDERSON, King | APMIRA Artists for Aboriginal Land Rights | APPLETON, Jean | ATYEO, Sam

BACKEN, Earle | BADHAM, Herbert | BALDESSIN, George | BALL, Sydney | BARRON, Howard | BAYLISS, Charles | BELLETTE, Jean | BENNETT, Rubery | BERESFORD, Flora | BIRCH, Stephen | BORLASE, Nancy | BOSTOCK, Cecil | BOYD, Arthur | BOWMAN, Myril | BRAUND, Dorothy | BROWN, Alan | BRUCE, Janna | BRUCK, Hermann | BURGESS, Ruth | BUNNY, Rupert | BURN, Ian

CADDY, Winifred | CAMPBELL, Robert | CAPON, Ann | CATO, Jack | CAVALIERE, Kathy | CAZNEAUX, Harold | CHAPMAN, Evelyn | CHEVALIER, Nicholas | COBURN, John | COEN, Margaret | COLLOCOTT, Michele | COMMONS, Donald | CONDOR, Charles | CORRINGHAM, Mary | COTTON, Olive | CROFT, Brenda | CROWLEY, Grace | CULLEN, Adam

DADSWELL, Lyndon | DALGARNO, Roy | DAVIS, Charlotte M | DIGBY, Desmond | DOCKING, Shay | DOIG, Adrienne | DRYSDALE, Russell | DUNCAN, George | DUNDAS, Douglas | DUPAIN, Max

EDWARDS, Mary | EWART, Joy

FAERBER, Ruth | FAIRWEATHER, Ian | FEUERRING, Maximilian | FINEY, George | FISHER, Edith and John | FLUGELMAN, Herbert | FORTESCUE, Chris | FREEMAN, Arthur | FRIEND, Donald | FULLBROOK, Sam

GAZZARD, Marea | GIBBONS, Henry | GILBERT, James | GILLILAND, Hector | GITTOES, George | GLEESON, James | GLOVER, John | GOLDFINCH, Nancy | GREEN, Tom | GREENING, H Leonard | GRUNER, Elioth

HAVEKES, Gerard | HAWKINS, Weaver | HEPPER, Judy | HERMANN, Sali | HEYSEN, Hans | HILL, Jean | HINDER, Frank | HINDER, Margel | HIRSCHFELD-MACK, Ludwig | HOFF, Rayner | HOWLETT, Leonora | HUMPHREYS, Jennifer

INSON, Graeme | ISHERWOOD, Jean | JAMES, Louis | JESSUP, Fred | JOHNSON, Mark | JOHNSON, Tim | JONES, Paul

KILGOUR, Jack Noel | KINGSTON, Amy | KINGSTON, Peter | KLINGER, Max | KLIPPEL, Robert

LANCELEY, Colin | LANGE, Eleonore | LARTER, Patricia | LARTER, Richard | LAVERTY, Peter | LEACH-JONES, Alun | LEASON, Percy | LESSLIE, Jeannie Mabel | LEWIS, Charles | LINDSAY, Lionel | LONG, Sydney | LOWE, Maurice | LYMBURNER, Francis | LYNN, Elwyn

McCLINTOCK, Herbert | McDONALD, Sheila | McGILLICK, Tony | McINTYRE, Arthur | McMAUGH, Alison | McNAMARA, Frank | MACKENNAL, Bertram | MADIGAN, Rosemary | MAISTRE, Roy de | MAYNARD, Billy | MEATS, Joan | MEDWORTH, Frank | MELDRUM, Max | MILLER, Godfrey | MILLER, Harry Tatlock | MILLISS, Ian | MISSINGHAM, Hal | MOORE, Albert F | MOORE, David | MOORE, John D | MORLEY, Lewis | MURCH, Arthur

NANGLE, Essie | NIMMO, Lorna | NOLAN, Lorna | NOLAN, Sidney

O’BRIEN, Justin | OHLFSEN, Dora | O’KEEFE, Frank | OLAH, Liz | OLDFIELD, Alan | OLLEY, Margaret | OLSEN, John

PAISLEY, Janelle | PALMER, Ethleen | PAPUNYA Tula Archive | PARAMOR, Wendy | PASSMORE, John | PINSON, Peter | PLAPP, Jon | PLATE, Carl | POCKLEY, Lesley | POIGNANT, Axel | PRESTON, Margaret | PROCTOR, Thea

QUIGLEY, Audrey

REES, Lloyd | REHFISCH, Alison | REID, Terry | RICKARDS, Jocelyn | RIDLEY, Gwen | RILEY, Michael | RITCHARD, Edgar | ROBERTS, Tom | ROBERTSON-SWANN | ROXBURGH, Rachel | RUSSELL, Elsa | RUTHERFORD, Meg

SCHARF, Theo | SEARLE, Edward William D | SEIDLER, Harry | SHANNON, Michael | SHARP, Martin | SMART, Jeffrey | SMITH, Grace Cossington | SMITH, Joshua | SPARKS, Cameron | SPARKS, Peter | SPARNON, Norman | SPRATT, Margaret McLellan | STEPHENS, Ethel | STRACHAN, David | SZABO, Joseph

TELIGA, Stan de | THOMSON, Ann | THOMSON, Nigel | THORNHILL, Dorothy | THORNTON, Wallace | TIPPING, Richard | TISCHBAUER, Alfred | TOWNSHEND, Geoffrey Keith | TRIBE, Barbara | TUCKSON, Tony | TWIGG, Tony

UPWARD, Peter | URE SMITH, Sydney

WALKER, Robert | WATKINS, JS | WEBB, Mary | WHISSON, Ken | WHITELEY, Brett | WICKS, Arthur | WIENHOLT, Anne | WITHERS, Walter

ZANDER, Clarice | ZUSTERS, Reinis