Oral history interview with Kenny Scharf, 2017 February 22-23
Scharf, Kenny, 1958-
Kerr, Theodore, 1979-
Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project
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An interview with Kenny Scharf conducted 2017 February 22-23, by Theodore Kerr, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Scharf's studio in Los Angeles, California.
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Funding for this interview was provided by the Keith Haring Foundation.
Kenny Scharf (1958- ) is a painter, muralist, sculptor, installation artist in Los Angeles, California. Theodore Kerr (1979- ) is a writer and organizer 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