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Interview with Lennart Anderson

Creator:
Anderson, Lennart, 1928-  Search this
Gussow, Alan, 1931-1997  Search this
Anderson, Lennart, 1928-  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1970 December 4
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14819
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Alan Gussow research material for A Sense of Place, 1956-1994
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_14819

Symposium on still life painting : sound recording

Creator:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Gerdts, William H.  Search this
Rathbone, Perry Townsend, 1911-2000  Search this
Wilmerding, John  Search this
Wilson, Jane, 1924-2015  Search this
Bailey, William, 1930-2020  Search this
Bolger, Doreen, 1949-  Search this
Fish, Janet, 1938-  Search this
Anderson, Lennart, 1928-  Search this
Collection Creator:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Extent:
4 Items (sound cassettes)
Container:
Item IM100RC.077
Item IM100RC.077
Item IM100RC.077
Item IM100RC.077
Type:
Archival materials
Audio [31027000062113]
Audio [31027000062121]
Audio [31027000062139]
Audio [31027000062105]
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1982 May 21-22
Scope and Contents:
A symposium on still life painting sponsored by the Archives of American Art and the National Academy of Design.
Participants include: Lennart Anderson, William Bailey, Doreen B. Burke, Janet I. Fish, William H. Gerdts, Perry Townsend Rathbone, John Wilmerding, and Jane Wilson.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 52 min.
Funding note:
Funding for the digital preservation of this recording was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Provenance:
These sound recordings are part of the Archives' 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 others.
Collection Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Still-life painting, American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.archiv57, Item AAA
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Archives of American Art sound recordings
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-archiv57-ref5

Donald C. Smith interviews relating to Edwin Dickinson

Creator:
Smith, Donald C., 1935-  Search this
Names:
Anderson, Lennart, 1928-  Search this
Cunningham, Francis, 1931-  Search this
De Champlain, Vera Chopak, 1928 or 9-  Search this
Dickinson, Edwin Walter, 1891-1978  Search this
Finkelstein, Louis  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1981-1986
Summary:
The interviews conducted by artist and professor Donald C. Smith relating to artist Edwin Dickinson measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1981 to 1986. The interviews were conducted as part of a research project on Dickinson. Smith interviewed a number of Dickinson's students to learn about his teaching philosophy. The interviewees are: Lennart Anderson, Francis Cunningham, Vera Chopak De Champlain, Edward (Ted) Denyer, Louis Finkelstein and Denver Lindsey.
Scope and Contents:
The interviews conducted by artist and professor Donald C. Smith relating to artist Edwin Dickinson measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1981 to 1986. The interviews were conducted as part of a research project on Dickinson. Smith interviewed a number of Dickinson's students to learn about his teaching philosophy. The interviewees are: Lennart Anderson, Francis Cunningham, Vera Chopak De Champlain, Edward (Ted) Denyer, Louis Finkelstein and Denver Lindsey.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.

Series 1: Interviews, 1981-1986 (0.6 linear feet; Boxes 1-2)
Biographical / Historical:
Donald C. Smith was an artist and educator in Rhode Island. He attended the University of Missouri in Columbia and received two degrees in painting. Smith has been a Visiting Artist and Lecturer at Harvard University, Yale University Summer School for Music and Visual Art, Brown University, Artist Union, Brooklyn College, Providence College, Rhode Island School of Design, and Wheelock College.

Edwin Walter Dickinson (1891-1978) was a painter in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Dickinson studied with William Merritt Chase at the Art Students League and was a member of Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors.
General:
Poor sound quality throughout.
Related Materials:
Also found in the Archives of American Art is the Edwin Walters Dickinson papers, 1909-1971; the Philip Cecil Malicoat letters from Edwin Dickinson, 1927-1966; the Doug Frost writing on Edwin Dickinson, 1973 August 10; and oral history interviews conducted with Edwin Dickenson in 1970 and 1972.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 by Donald C. Smith.
Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Painters -- Rhode Island -- Providence  Search this
Educators -- Rhode Island -- Providence  Search this
Topic:
Art students -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Donald C. Smith interviews relating to Edwin Dickinson, 1981-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.smitdona
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Donald C. Smith interviews relating to Edwin Dickinson
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-smitdona

Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists

Creator:
Brooklyn Museum  Search this
Names:
Listening to pictures (1968-1973: Brooklyn Museum)  Search this
Anderson, Lennart, 1928-  Search this
Antonakos, Stephen, 1926-2013  Search this
Arisman, Marshall  Search this
Barker, Walter  Search this
Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000  Search this
Bauermeister, Mary, 1934-  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Bishop, Isabel, 1902-1988  Search this
Brackman, Robert, 1898-  Search this
Butchkes, Sydney, 1922-  Search this
Casarella, Edmond, 1920-1996  Search this
Constant, George  Search this
Dash, Robert  Search this
De Creeft, José, 1884-1982  Search this
Dombek, Blanche, 1914-  Search this
Doyle, Tom, 1928-  Search this
Ernst, Jimmy, 1920-1984  Search this
Estern, Neil, 1926-  Search this
Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973  Search this
Frankenthaler, Helen, 1928-2011  Search this
Freilicher, Jane, 1924-  Search this
Goldin, Leon, 1923-  Search this
Goodman, Sidney  Search this
Graziani, Sante, 1920-  Search this
Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990  Search this
Grillo, John, 1917-  Search this
Gropper, William, 1897-1977  Search this
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991  Search this
Gussow, Roy, 1918-2011  Search this
Gwathmey, Robert, 1903-1988  Search this
Hartigan, Grace  Search this
Hopper, Edward, 1882-1967  Search this
Jaffe, Nora  Search this
Jenkins, Paul, 1923-2012  Search this
Kawabata, Minoru, 1911-  Search this
Kienbusch, William, 1914-1980  Search this
Knaths, Karl, 1891-1971  Search this
Koch, John, 1909-1978  Search this
Kosama, Yayoi  Search this
Lam, Jennett, 1911-  Search this
Lang, Steven, 1944-1971  Search this
Laurent, Robert, 1890-1970  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000  Search this
Levine, Jack, 1915-2010  Search this
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973  Search this
Lipton, Seymour, 1903-1986  Search this
Margo, Boris, 1902-1995  Search this
Meyer, Ursula, 1915-  Search this
Moller, Hans, 1905-  Search this
Murch, Walter  Search this
Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988  Search this
Odate, Toshio  Search this
Offner, Elliot  Search this
Ohlson, Douglas Dean, 1936-  Search this
Okada, Kenzo, 1902-1982  Search this
Palmer, Amanda, 1931-  Search this
Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice), 1902-1971  Search this
Peterdi, Gabor  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967  Search this
Richards, Bill, 1936-  Search this
Rivers, Larry, 1925-2002  Search this
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Schrag, Karl  Search this
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Sheeler, Charles, 1883-1965  Search this
Sopher, Aaron, 1905-1972  Search this
Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974  Search this
Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987  Search this
Thon, William, 1906-2000  Search this
Weinberg, Albert  Search this
Zorach, Marguerite, 1887-1968  Search this
Zorach, William, 1887-1966  Search this
Interviewer:
Jacobowitz, Arlene  Search this
Extent:
7 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Transcripts
Interviews
Date:
1965-1968
Summary:
Interviews of 72 artists, and transcripts for all but five, conducted by Arlene Jacobowitz, the Associate Curator for the Department of Painting and Sculpture at the Brooklyn Museum, between 1965 and 1968. The artists discuss their work in the museum collection. Also included are 38 edited excerpts of the interviews, approximately 2-3 min. in length, used as "audio-labels" in the 1968 "Listening to Pictures" installation at the museum.
Scope and Content Note:
Interviews of 72 artists, and transcripts for all but five, conducted by Arlene Jacobowitz, the Associate Curator for the Department of Painting and Sculpture, between 1965 and 1968. The artists discuss their work in the museum collection. Also included are 38 edited excerpts of the interviews, approximately 2-3 min. in length, used as "audio-labels" in the 1968 "Listening to Pictures" installation.

The artists interviewed are: Lennart Anderson, Stephen B. Antonakos, Marshall Arisman, Walter Barker, Leonard Baskin, Mary Bauermeister, Thomas Hart Benton, Isabel Bishop, Robert Brackman, Sydney Butchkes, Edmund Casarella, George Constant, Robert Warren Dash, Jose DeCreeft, Blanche Dombek, Tom Doyle, Jimmy Ernst, Neil Estern, Philip Evergood, Helen Frankenthaler, Jane Freilicher, Leon Goldin, Sidney Goodman, Sante Graziani, Balcomb Greene, John Grillo, William Gropper, Chaim Gross, Roy Gussow, Robert Gwathmey, Grace Hartigan, Edward Hopper, Nora Jaffe, Paul Jenkins, Minoru Kawabata, William Kienbusch, Karl Knaths, John Koch, Yayoi Kosama, Jennett Lam, Steven Lang, Robert Laurent, Jacob Lawrence, Jack Levine, Jacques Lipchitz, Seymour Lipton, Boris Margo, Ursula Meyer, Hans Moller, Walter Murch, Louise Nevelson, Toshio Odate, Elliot Offner, Douglas Ohlson, Kenzo Okada, Amanda Palmer, Irene Rice Pereira, Gabor Peterdi, Ad Reinhardt, Bill Richards, Larry Rivers, Emilio Sanchez, Karl Schrag, Ben Shahn, Charles Sheeler, Aaron Sopher, Moses Soyer, Raphael Soyer, William Thon, Albert Weinberg, and William and Marguerite Zorach.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as a single series:

Series 1: Interviews, 1965-1968 (Box 1-7; 7 lin. ft.)
Historical Note:
The interview program at the Brooklyn Museum was begun by Arlene Jacobowitz in the spring of 1965 with artists whose works were on exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum. In 1968, excerpts from the interviews were incorporated into an exhibition entitled "Listening to Pictures," in which visitors could access the sound recordings using headphones while standing before the painting being discussed. The exhibition opened April 28, 1968, and was gradually disassembled, 1971-1973.
Related Material:
The Brooklyn Museum Archives houses the records of the Departments of European Painting and Sculpture, American Painting and Sculpture, Contemporary Art (1897-2005), which contain records relating to the work of Arlene Jacobowitz.
Provenance:
This collection was donated to the Archives of American Art by Dierdre Lawrence of the Brooklyn Museum in 1989.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Researchers may view the original reels for the archival notations on them, but original reels are not available for playback due to fragility.
Rights:
Authorization to quote or reproduce for purposes of publication requires written permission from the interviewee. Citations must read:"Interview between [artist's name] and [interviewer's name] from the "Listening to Pictures" program of the Brooklyn Museum. Archives of American Art. Gift of the Brooklyn Museum." Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Topic:
Artists -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Art, American -- Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Transcripts
Interviews
Citation:
Interview between [artist's name] and [interviewer's name] from the "Listening to Pictures" program of the Brooklyn Museum. Gift of the Brooklyn Museum. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.broomuse
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Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-broomuse

Lennart Anderson : artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF000065
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_136758

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0100250
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_100251

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0100251
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_100252

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0100253
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_100254

[Lennart Anderson : miscellaneous uncataloged material]

Author:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Art and Artist Files Collection DSI  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Type:
Books
Vertical files
Artist files
Call number:
AAF--Anderson, Lennart
Restrictions & Rights:
FOLDER(S) DO NOT CIRCUATE. FOLDERS MUST BE CONSULTED ON SITE
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_565458

Lyrical landscapes / essays by Mark Doty & Ann Finholt

Author:
Doty, Mark  Search this
Finholt, Ann  Search this
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Dodd, Lois 1927-  Search this
Mangold, Sylvia Plimack 1938-  Search this
Resika, Paul  Search this
York, Albert 1928-  Search this
Widener Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Dodd, Lois 1927-  Search this
Mangold, Sylvia Plimack 1938-  Search this
Resika, Paul  Search this
York, Albert 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
51 p. : ill. ; 22 x 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Connecticut
Hartford
Date:
2003
C2003
20th century
Topic:
Landscape painters  Search this
Landscape painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND1351.6 .L97 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_720559

Lennart Anderson : a selection of drawings from 1954 through 1972

Author:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Graham Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
[4] p. : ill., 25 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Date:
1972
20th century
Topic:
Drawing  Search this
Call number:
NC139.A53 A4 1972
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_665359

Lennart Anderson : paintings / essays by Louis Finkelstein and Steven Harvey

Title:
Paintings
Author:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Finkelstein, Louis  Search this
Harvey, Steven O'L  Search this
Salander-O'Reilly Galleries  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1999
C1999
Call number:
ND237.A6426 A4 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671015

Lennart Anderson : selected works, 1951-1976

Title:
Selected works, 1951-1976
Author:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Davis & Long Company  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
[12] p. : ill. ; 17 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1976
Call number:
ND237.A6426 A4 1976
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671468

Lennart Anderson : paintings, 1953 to 2002

Author:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Salander-O'Reilly Galleries  Search this
Subject:
Anderson, Lennart 1928-  Search this
Physical description:
7, [41] p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
2002
C2002
Call number:
N40.1.A5412 S26 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_695246

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