Files containing loose sheets of writings including faxes, draft letters, thoughts and artists statements on professional and personal matters, with related sketches, notes, correspondence, press-cuttings and images.
Notes and writings.
Notes of addresses telephone numbers and directions for businesses in Dublin relating to chemicals for casting and video editing. Note of a park in Rathdrum, County Wicklow, Ireland as a possible site for working. Note with reference to conceptual sculpture, John Latham, Barbara Steveni and the book Stone Mad by Seamus Murphy given to Flanagan by Rita Donna.
Word play. Note to invite the ‘Gang’ with reference to ‘Oliver’. Note with word play with reference to work made in Dublin and Wicklow and the possibility of a touring Museum show. Note [dictated by Barry Flanagan’s assistant] of Michelangelo Balderi, [who’s studio Flanagan worked in Pietrasanta, Italy in 1973].
Photocopy of a note referencing ‘My Valentine’ Dublin and music with note of contacts on reverse. Note of research dated March 2, with reference to Tanya Harrod’s book The Crafts in Britain in the 20th Century, Anne Ross [author of Druid, Gods & Heroes from Celtic Mythology] and ‘Robert Chipasia’.