Oral history interview with Lewis Baltz, 2009 November 15-17
Baltz, Lewis, 1945-2014
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Transcript: 55 pages.
Originally recorded on 4 memory cards. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 45 min.
An interview of Lewis Baltz conducted 2009 November 15-17, by Matthew Witovsky, for the Archives of American Art's Oral History Interviews of American Photographers Project, at Baltz's home, in Paris, France.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Lewis Baltz, 2009 November 15-17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for this interview was provided by the Brown Foundation.
Lewis Baltz (1945-2014) was a photographer in Paris, France. Baltz was known for the New Topographic movement in photography during the 1970s.
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