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Kanwal Prakash Singh collection 1970-2017

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1770 (Text) 00000106661754 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/03/14 by Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2018/03/14 by Bethany Fiechter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes K.P. Singh's resume (1970-1971); a "K.P. Singh Designs" booklet and business card (2010, 2014); two copies of the Asian Access Newsmagazine: The Collective Voice of the Asian-American Community in Indiana with articles featured by Singh in the edition, "The Art and Spirit of K.P. Singh: Uniting India, Indiana and the World through Life and Art" (2007 March); a signed and numbered artist print of the Indiana Statehouse (1971), and a newspaper clipping from the Indianapolis Star titled, "Father's strength in surviving India's partition worth tribute" by Singh (2017/06/18).
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Kanwal Prakash Singh collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Kanwal Prakash Singh (K.P. Singh) was born in India and came to the United States in 1965 to further his education. He attended Pumjab University and the Indian Institute of Technology in Kharagpur, India. Singh graduated from the University of Michigan with a Masters degree in City Planning. He has lived in Indianapolis since 1967.Singh's interests include historic preservation, cultural diversity and the importance of the arts to life and the human spirit. KP Singh Designs, founded in 1972, specializes in fine arts. His work includes pen and ink drawings of historic architecture and monuments. Singh's artwork can be found in many public and private collections in the United States and around the world. He is the recipient of several awards and honors, including the Davermann Award in Architecture from the University of Michigan (1965), Sagamore of the Wabash from the State of Indiana (1992), International Citizen of the Year from the International Center of Indianapolis (1995) and the Award of Excellence in Arts from the Asian American Alliance (2002). Source:Kanwal Prakash Singh website: http://www.kpsinghdesigns.com/files/2007_IF_Cal_Info.pdf.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Singh, Kanwal Prakash, 1939-
Architecture > United States > History > 20th century.
Architecture > United States > History > 21st century.
Artists > Indiana.
Design > 20th century.
Design > 21st century.
Historic preservation > Indiana.
Historic sites.
India.
Indianapolis (Ind.)

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