- 1.25 linear feet (4 boxes, 9 oversize folders, 9 oversize items).
- The Gran Fury collection, 1987-1995, contains examples of Gran Fury's artwork in the form of posters, stickers, fliers, printed ads, billboards and bus signs, as well as photograph and slide reproductions.
- Fliers (printed matter).
- Slides (photographs).
- Sound recordings.
- Video recordings.
- Access (note)
- Restricted access;
- Original art available only by permission of the Curator of Manuscripts.
- Additional Formats (note)
- available in the NYPL Digital Gallery.
- In donating this collection to The New York Public Library, Gran Fury declared their works to be in the public domain.
- Source (note)
- Biography (note)
- Gran Fury was an artists' collective devoted to AIDS activism through agitprop art.
- Processing Action (note)
- Call Number
- MssCol 3648
Gran Fury (Artists' collective).
Gran Fury collection, 1987-1995.
- Additional Formats
The majority of the collection's visual projects are available in the NYPL Digital Gallery.
In donating this collection to The New York Public Library, Gran Fury declared their works to be in the public domain.
- Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Original art available only by permission of the Curator of Manuscripts.
Gran Fury was an artists' collective devoted to AIDS activism through agitprop art. Gran Fury drew its membership from the ranks of ACT UP/NY (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power, New York). It was named after the Plymouth automobile favored by the New York City Police Department.
- Finding Aids
Finding aid available in repository and on Internet.
- Location of Other Archival Materials
Related collections include the ACT UP New York Records, ACT UP Oral History Project Videotapes, AIDS Activist Videotape Collection, and International Gay Information Center Collection; Manuscripts and Archives Division; New York Public Library.
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