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Creator:
Fishman, Louise, 1939-2021  Search this
Kohen, Helen L.  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1994 November 12
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 sound cassette (microcassette) ; 1 hr., 4 sec.
Summary:
Recording is done in an echoing gallery space and some portions are difficult to understand. Helen Kohen interviews Louise Fishman. Discussion topics are wide-ranging and include Fishman's life, education, career as an artist, her paintings and their subject matter, materials and painting technique, the concept of abstraction, and Buddhism. Also included in the conversation is Helen Kohen talking about Native American rawhide carrying cases and bags. Recording includes Bianca Lanza and an unnamed man in addition to Fishman and Kohen.
Citation:
Louise Fishman and Helen L. Kohen. Interview with Louise Fishman, 1994 November 12. Helen L. Kohen papers, 1978-1996. 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)25177
See more items in:
Helen L. Kohen papers, 1978-1996
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_25177