Oral history interview with Miriam Schapiro, 1989 September 10
Schapiro, Miriam, 1923-2015
Bowman, Ruth, 1923-
Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
Transcript: 28 pages.
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 25 min.
Access Note / Rights:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
An interview of Miriam Schapiro conducted 1989 September 10, by Ruth Gurin Bowman, for the Archives of American Art, Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Miriam Schapiro, 1989 September 10. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript available on line
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Miriam Schapiro (1923- ) is a painter and sculptor from New York, N.Y. and California.
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators. Funding for this interview was provided by the Margery and Harry Kahn Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Communal Fund of New York.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001