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Oral history interview with Arthur Cort Holden

Interviewee:
Holden, Arthur Cort, 1890-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Sweeney, James Johnson, 1900-  Search this
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording (1 hour), 5 in.)
23 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1971 Jan. 20
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Arthur Cort Holden conducted 1971 Jan. 20, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Holden speaks of Frank Lloyd Wright and his work in conjunction with Wright on the Guggenheim Museum, and difficulties in the construction of the museum. He recalls James Johnson Sweeney.
Biographical / Historical:
Arthur Cort Holden (1890-1993) was an architect from New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
This interview is 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.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Museum architecture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.holden71
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9afb50c13-2dff-4a3d-acfe-f7f1edb2b6c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-holden71
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Anthony Candido

Interviewee:
Candido, Anthony, 1924-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
65 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1970 October 7
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Anthony Candido conducted 1970 October 7, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Anthony Candido (1924-) is a painter and architect from New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 15 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Restrictions:
For information on how to access this interview contact Reference Services.
Topic:
Architecture, American  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.candid70
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94c3b12d6-4e5d-40ee-93e3-c1943b7d0509
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-candid70
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Edgar Tafel, 1990 May 16-July 24

Interviewee:
Tafel, Edgar A., 1912-2011  Search this
Interviewer:
Rifkind, Carole  Search this
Subject:
Wright, Frank Lloyd  Search this
Wolfe, Tom  Search this
Van Alen, William  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12307
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214635
AAA_collcode_tafel90
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214635

Oral history interview with Arthur Cort Holden, 1971 Jan. 20

Interviewee:
Holden, Arthur Cort, 1890-1993  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Sweeney, James Johnson  Search this
Wright, Frank Lloyd  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Museum architecture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13003
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212416
AAA_collcode_holden71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212416

Oral history interview with Anthony Candido, 1970 October 7

Interviewee:
Candido, Anthony, 1924-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Architecture, American  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13097
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212576
AAA_collcode_candid70
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212576

Oral history interview with Vito Acconci, 2008 June 21-28

Interviewee:
Acconci, Vito Hannibal, 1940-  Search this
Interviewer:
Richards, Judith Olch, 1947-  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Designers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Installations (Art)  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15850
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)292693
AAA_collcode_acconc08
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_292693
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Edgar Tafel

Interviewee:
Tafel, Edgar  Search this
Interviewer:
Rifkind, Carole  Search this
Names:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Van Alen, William, 1883-1954  Search this
Wolfe, Tom  Search this
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959  Search this
Extent:
128 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1990 May 16-July 24
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Edgar Tafel conducted 1990 May 16-July 24, by Carol Rifkind, for the Archives of American Art.
Tafel discusses his apprenticeship with Frank Lloyd Wright and his subsequent architectural career. He recalls William Van Alen, Tom Wolfe, and the construction of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
Biographical / Historical:
Edgar Tafel (1912-2011) was an architect from New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 15 min.
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.
Topic:
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.tafel90
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96fa273fb-bd6c-459d-bad0-5a0bb584e18f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-tafel90
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Vito Acconci

Interviewee:
Acconci, Vito, 1940-  Search this
Richards, Judith Olch  Search this
Extent:
4 Items (sound discs (5 hr., 2 min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.)
95 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2008 June 21-28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Vito Acconci conducted 2008 June 21 and 28, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Studio Milo, 20 Jay St., in Brooklyn, New York.
Biographical / Historical:
Vito Acconci (1940- ) is an installation artist, designer, and architect in Brooklyn, New York. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is a former director of iCI in New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 2 min.
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.
Topic:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Designers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Installations (Art)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.acconc08
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9975ae7d2-53f0-4469-a71f-bce49b5bfd18
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-acconc08
Online Media:

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