The collection is arranged as 2 series. Series 1: Unedited Video for Documentary, 1998-1999 (Boxes 1-3; 23 folders) Series 2: Pattern and Decoration: The Great Untold Story, 1998-1999 (Box 4; 1 folder)
Access Note / Rights:
This collection is open for research. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
The Anne Swartz interviews with artists measure 2.3 linear feet and contain video interviews with contributors to the Pattern and Decoration movement, conducted in 1998 for the production of the documentary <em>Pattern and Decoration: The Great Untold Story</em> (1999). Additional video of exhibitions and studio space are included, as well as the final version of the documentary.
Anne Swartz interviews with artists, 1998-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Some of the video recordings in this collection have been copied for research access and digital copies are available in the Archives of American Art.
Copyright for video interviews retained by the donor, Anne Swartz.
Anne Swartz is an art historian and art history professor at the Savannah College of Art and Design. Swartz created the interviews while working on a documentary project commissioned by the school.
The collection was donated in 2011 by Anne Swartz.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001