Oral history interview with Nayland Blake, 2016 November 25-26
Blake, Nayland, 1960-
Fialho, Alex, 1989-
Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project
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New York (State)
Transcript: 51 pages
Originally recorded as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 49 min.
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An interview with Nayland Blake, conducted 2016 November 25-26, by Alex Fialho, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Blake's home in Brooklyn, New York.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Nayland Blake, 2016 November 25-26. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funded by the Keith Haring Foundation.
Nayland Blake (1960-) is a performance artist and installation artist in New York, New York. Alex Fialho (1989-) is a curator and arts writer who is the Programs Director 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