Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Creator:
Baber, Alice  Search this
Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-1993  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1972 December 2
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 sound cassette ; 47 min., 26 sec.
Summary:
Recording has hum and background noise. Interview recording ends 00:41:44. Karl Fortess interviews Alice Baber. Discussion topics include Baber's education, career as an artist, progression of her painting style, importance of color and Baber's reaction to color, the functions of color in painting, and color as providing structure and light or color simply as itself.
Citation:
Alice Baber and Karl E. (Karl Eugene) Fortess. Interview with Alice Baber, 1972 December 2. Karl E. Fortess interviews with artists, circa 1963-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)23505
See more items in:
Karl E. Fortess interviews with artists, circa 1963-1985
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_23505