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Oral history interview with James Demetrion, 2015 July 21-22

Interviewee:
Demetrion, James T., 1930-
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James, 1952-
Subject:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.
Place of publication, production, or execution:
District of Columbia
Physical Description:
2 sound files (5 hr.,14 min.) digital, wav
Access Note / Rights:
For information on how to access this interview contact Reference Services.
Summary:
An interview of James T. Demetrion, conducted 2015 July 21-22, by James McElhinney for the Archives of American Art, at the Archives of American Art office in Washington, D.C.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with James Demetrion, 2015 July 21-22. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
Funding for this interview was provided by the Lichtenberg Family Foundation.
Biography Note:
Interviewee James Demetrion (1930- ) is the former director of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C. Interviewer James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator in New York, New York.
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Arts administrators
Interviews
Museum directors
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16268
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)371139
AAA_collcode_demetr15
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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