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Terry Moyemont _The Glass Dimension_ Footage and Production Files

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0091

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of an accumulation of materials about the lives and work of Czech glass artists Stanislav Libenský and Jaroslava Brychtová created to produce the documentary film _The Glass Dimension_. It includes film footage; correspondence, essays, translations, and project details; and interviews. The collection focuses on Libenský and Brychtová, but also includes documents related to Dale Chihuly's Prague Show (1991-1992).

Series 1: Video Recordings on DVD (Access Copies), 1991-1994 Series 2: Production Files, 1990-1994 Series 3: Audio Recordings on Cassette (Original Media), Circa 1995

Dates

  • 1990-1995

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English and Czech.

Conditions Governing Access

Folder 12 is restricted from public research until 2050. Staff should remove Folder 12 from the box prior to delivering materials to researchers.

The remainder of the collection is open for public research. Researchers must make an appointment to view the collection.

Conditions Governing Use

The Copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement. The user agrees to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the Corning Museum of Glass and the Rakow Research Library against all claims, demands, costs and expenses incurred by copyright infringement or any other legal or regulatory cause of action arising from the use of Library materials.

Biographical / Historical

Terry Moyemont is a documentary filmmaker based near Seattle, Washington. Until 1990, his work focused primarily on filming dance performances. In 1990, he set out to create a documentary film on the lives and work of Czech glass artists Stanislav Libenský and Jaroslava Brychtová. The film _The Glass Dimension_ was completed in 1994.

Extent

1.7 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box, 1 half Hollinger box, 1 card file box)

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Audio cassettes in Series 2 inaccessible until digitized. Researchers may request digitization of this material.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Terry Moyemont in 2004.

Processing Information

Processed by Joe Schill in 2019 with assistance from Amanda LaLomia.
Title
Terry Moyemont _The Glass Dimension_ Footage and Production Files, 1990-1995
Subtitle
A Guide to the Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Joe Schill
Date
December 20, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the The Rakow Research Library Manuscript Collection Repository

Contact:
The Rakow Research Library
The Corning Museum of Glass
Five Museum Way
Corning NY 14830 USA
607.438.5300