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Kainen, Jacob, 1909-2001  Search this
Swift, Mary, 1929-2022  Search this
Sound Recording
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No place, unknown, or undetermined
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1 sound cassette ; 31 min., 27 sec.
Background noise grows stronger throughout the recording. Side 02 is blank. Discussion revolves around Kainen's career and his retrospective exhibition. Topics include Washington Color School and artists Howard Mehring, Frank Getlein, Barbara Rose, Kenneth Noland, Willem de Kooning, Thomas Downing, Howard Greenberg. Recording includes one unnamed woman in addition to Kainen and Swift. Date based on mention of Helen Frederick's gallery Pyramid Atlantic, which opened in 1981.
Jacob Kainen and Mary Swift. Interview with Jacob Kainen, 1981?. Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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