Annual Reports

Official annual reports on Artist Files SIG yearly activities submitted to ARLIS/NA

Officers Elected in 2017

  • Co-Coordinator: Samuel Duncan, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Research Library
  • Co-Coordinator: Alexandra Reigle, Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Library

Activity Highlights

  • Progress: Significant progress toward the migration of Artist Files Revealed: Online Directory from its nonfunctional state to artistfiles.arlisna.org. Completed analysis of best hosting platform and found that the Artist Files SIG’s WordPress site to be the most stable.
  • Progress: Started working with WordPress developer Marc Gratch to create custom application for the directory; analyzed old data structure and created new data structure.
  • Completed: Made significant improvements to artistfiles.arlisna.org in general and included a planning document where
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