Oral history interview with Ron Athey, 2016 June 17-18
Athey, Ron, 1961-
Fialho, Alex, 1989-
Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project
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An interview with Ron Athey, conducted 2016 June 17-18, by Alex Filho, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Athey's home in Los Angeles, California.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ron Athey, 2016 June 17-18. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for this interview was provided by the Keith Haring Foundation.
Interviewee Ron Athey (1961- ) is a performance artist in Los Angeles, California. Interviewer Alex Fialho (1989- ) is the Programs Manager for Visual AIDS in New York, New York.
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