An interview of Ronald A. Kleemann conducted 2009 Oct. 11 and 12, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Kleemann's home, in Valatie, N.Y.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ronald A. Kleemann, 2009 Oct. 11-12. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Funding for this interview was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Interviewee Ronald A. Kleemann (1937- ) is a photorealist painter in Valatie, N.Y. He was educated at University of Michigan, College of Architecture. Interviewer Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former Executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y.
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