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Leslie Krims photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0260

Scope and Contents

Leslie Krims photographs consists of 10 images from his series, The Incredible Case Of The Stack O'Wheat Murders. Photos portray a staged crime scene of a nude woman, each with a stack of pancakes visible in the image. Black and white photos are matted and signed by Krims.

Dates

  • 1971

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Born in 1943, Leslie Krims is a photographer and printmaker. He earned a BFA from Cooper Union and his MFA from the Pratt Institute. Krims has taught at Pratt (1966-1967), RIT (1967-1969), and is currently teaching photography at Buffalo State, State University of New York. Krims is known for his vivid portrayals of nudes, often using family members, friends, and himself.

Extent

10 Item(s) (1 Oversize lid box)

Language

English

Overview

Collection of ten photographs by Leslie Krims from his The Incredible Case Of The Stack O'Wheat Murders series. Krims taught photography at Rochester Institute of Technology from 1967-1969.

Arrangement

Collection consists of ten photographs.

Physical Location

C.S. Mid-Range, Shelf 42

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in September 2011.
Title
Leslie Krims photographs
Subtitle
RIT Archives
Status
Published
Author
Amy Vilz
Date
21 September 2011
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

Contact:
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