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Oral history interview with Mark Dion, 2022 October 7

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Dion, Mark, 1961-  Search this
Markonish, Denise, 1975-  Search this
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13 sound files (3 hrs., 5 min.), digital, wav; 64 Pages, Transcript
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An interview with Mark Dion conducted 2022 October 7, by Denise Markonish for the Archives of American Art, at Dion's home and studio in Copake, NY.­
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Mark Dion, 2022 October 7. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Biography Note:
Mark Dion (1961- ) is a conceptual artist in Copake, New York whose installations often address the history of scientific thought and critical inquiry.
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English .
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.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Archives of American Art