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Interviewee:
Byers, John Eric, 1959-  Search this
Interviewer:
Riedel, Mija, 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place of publication, production, or execution:
New York (State)
Physical Description:
143 Pages, Transcript
General Note:
Originally recorded as 7 digital sound files. Duration is 5 hr., 4 min.
Summary:
An interview of John Eric Byers conducted 2011 June 13 and 14, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Byers' home and studio, in Newfield, New York.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with John Eric Byers, 2011 June 13-14. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.
Biography Note:
John Eric Byers (1959- ) is an artist and designer in Newfield, New York. Mija Riedel (1958- ) is an independent scholar in San Francisco, California.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Designers -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15952
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)301373
AAA_collcode_byers11
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_301373