Giovanni Intra Archive

Giovanni Intra Archive

Archive Collection Detail

Artist, writer and gallery owner, Giovanni Intra (1968 - 2002) was born in Auckland and studied at Elam School of Fine Arts. He was a founding member of the alternative space Teststrip Gallery (1992-97). He moved to Los Angeles in 1996, founding the artist-run gallery China Art Objects in 1999. The archive contains: A scrapbook of articles written by Giovanni Intra in original folder. 12 folders and various loose-leaf documents containing research notes, drawings, correspondence, interviews, essays, exhibitions and other projects (c.1986 -1996) 3 bound volumes of drawings: 'Clinic' (1992), 'Liquid Light' (1994)and 'Yellow Light' (1994) Bound copy of Masters dissertation 'Subculture: Bataille, Big Toe, Dead Doll' (1993) 6 boxes and 1 suitcase containing audio-visual material, photographs, postcards, correspondence, invitations and other documents.

Creator
Giovanni Intra
Title
Giovanni Intra Archive
Linear meters
2.00
Finding aids
Folder Level Listing
Credit line
E H McCormick Research Library, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki, deposited by Barbara Intra
Accession no
RC2007/3
Restriction type
Open Access