Oral history interview with Carolee Schneemann, 2009 March 1
Schneemann, Carolee, 1939-
Richards, Judith Olch, 1947-
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
4 wav files (3 hr., 49 min.) digital
Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 49 min.
An interview of Carolee Schneemann, conducted 2009 March 1, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Schneemann's home and studio, in New Paltz, New York.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Carolee Schneemann, 2009 March 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for this interview provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Carolee Schneemann (1939- ) is a painter, photographer, and performance artist in New Paltz, New York. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former executive director of iCI in New York, New York. Schneemann's multidisciplinary work focuses on the body, gender, and sexuality.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001