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Hopps, Walter C

    Full Name: Hopps, Walter C

    Other Names:

    • Walter Hopps

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1933

    Date Died: 2005

    Place Born: Eagle Rock, Santa Cruz, CA, USA

    Place Died: Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Home Country/ies: United States

    Institution(s): Menil Collection


    Selected Bibliography

    Marcel Duchamp: a Retrospective Exhibition. Pasadena, CA: Padadena Museum of Art, 1963; The Art Show [of Ed Kienholz]. Washington, DC: Washington Gallery of Modern Art, 1968;


    McKenna, Kristine. The Ferus Gallery: A Place to Begin. Steidl, 2009; Cool School [documentary video]; [obituaries:] Richard, Paul. “Walter Hopps, Museum Man With a Talent For Talent.” Washington Post March 22, 2005 [see correction], p. C01; Lamb, Yvonne Shinhoster. “Walter Hopps; Curator of 20th-Century Art.” Washington Post March 22, 2005,p. B06; Smith, Roberta. “Walter Hopps, 72, Curator With a Flair for the Modern.” New York Times March 23, 2005 , p. C15.

    Contributors: Lee Sorensen


    Lee Sorensen. "Hopps, Walter C." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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