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Kit Schwartz interviews with artists

Creator:
Schwartz, Kit  Search this
Names:
Marianne Deson Gallery  Search this
O.K. Harris Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Andre, Carl, 1935-  Search this
Arman, 1928-2005  Search this
Arneson, Robert, 1930-1992  Search this
Charlesworth, Sarah, 1947-2013  Search this
Graham, Dan, 1942-  Search this
Johnson, Ray, 1927-1995  Search this
Karp, Ivan C., 1926-2012  Search this
Kosuth, Joseph.  Search this
Paik, Nam June, 1932-  Search this
Warhol, Andy, 1928-1987  Search this
Wegman, William  Search this
Weiner, Lawrence  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1977-1978
Scope and Contents:
A compendium of interviews for a project created by Kit Schwartz consisting of responses by 45 artists to the statement "People who live in glass houses should not throw stones" and responses from 90 artists to the question "Describe yourself as a person." Materials include sound recordings and corresponding transcripts of each response in two scrapbooks. Participants include Carl Andre, Arman, Robert Arneson, Sarah Charlesworth, Dan Graham, Ray Johnson, Ivan Karp, Joseph Kosuth, Nam June Paik, Andy Warhol, William Wegman, Lawrence Weiner, and others. Also included is a folder of background information on the project. The project was exhibited under the name "A New Portrait: A Semiographic Representation of Art During the Seventies" at the Marianne Deson Gallery, Ontario, Canada and the O.K. Harris Gallery, New York.
Biographical / Historical:
Kit Schwartz is a female author from Chicago, Illinois.
Provenance:
Transferred 2015 by Smithsonian American Art Museum, National Portrait Gallery Library via Anne Evenhaugen, Librarian.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Artists  Search this
Authors -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.schwkit
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9390c5904-abbe-4dc0-af31-466eb06e9c26
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-schwkit

Oral history interview with Allan Sekula, 2011 August 20-2012 February 14

Interviewee:
Sekula, Allan  Search this
Interviewer:
Panzer, Mary  Search this
Subject:
Altoon, John 1925-  Search this
Antin, David  Search this
Antin, Eleanor  Search this
Ascott, Roy  Search this
Braderman, Joan  Search this
Baldessari, John 1931-  Search this
Barthes, Roland  Search this
Becker, Howard  Search this
Bercovitch, Sacvan  Search this
Beveridge, Karl  Search this
Bo Diddley 1928-2008  Search this
Brach, Paul 1924-  Search this
Burch, Noël 1932-  Search this
Burn, Ian 1939-1993  Search this
Captain Beefheart  Search this
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013  Search this
Chayefsky, Paddy 1923-1981  Search this
Conde, Carol  Search this
Connell, Brian  Search this
Evans, Walker 1903-1975  Search this
Farber, Manny  Search this
Feldman, Ronald 1938-  Search this
Folks, Homer 1867-1963  Search this
Fox, Terry 1943-  Search this
Fried, Howard 1946-  Search this
Ginsberg, Allen 1926-1997  Search this
Graham, Dan 1942-  Search this
Graves, Michael 1934-2015  Search this
Halleck, DeeDee  Search this
Hanhardt, John G  Search this
Hassan, Ihab 1925-2015  Search this
Hayes, Woody 1913-1987  Search this
Heinecken, Robert 1931-  Search this
Higgins, Dick 1938-1998  Search this
Hine, Lewis Wickes 1874-1940  Search this
Kienholz, Edward 1927-  Search this
Kirschenbaum, Baruch David 1931-  Search this
Knowles, Alison 1933-  Search this
König, Kasper  Search this
Kosuth, Joseph  Search this
Kozloff, Max  Search this
Kramer, Hilton  Search this
Krauss, Rosalind E  Search this
Liebling, Jerome  Search this
Lifson, Ben  Search this
Little Richard 1932-  Search this
Lonidier, Fred  Search this
Lord, Catherine 1949-  Search this
Lunn, Harry 1933-1998  Search this
Mac Low, Jackson  Search this
Mandel, Mike  Search this
Matta 1912-2002  Search this
Mayer, Grace M  Search this
Michelson, Annette  Search this
O'Doherty, Brian  Search this
Pommer, Richard  Search this
Ramsden, Mel  Search this
Raskin, Jef  Search this
Reagan, Ronald  Search this
Rosler, Martha  Search this
Ross, David A. 1949-  Search this
Ruby, Jay  Search this
Ruscha, Edward  Search this
Salle, David 1952-  Search this
Salvesen, Britt  Search this
Schimmel, Paul  Search this
Segalove, Ilene 1950-  Search this
Stein, Sally  Search this
Steinmetz, Philip  Search this
Sultan, Larry  Search this
Van Riper, Peter  Search this
Wakoski, Diane  Search this
Wall, Jeff 1946-  Search this
Artforum  Search this
California Institute of the Arts  Search this
Ohio State University Faculty  Search this
Rhode Island School of Design  Search this
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.)  Search this
University of California, San Diego  Search this
Physical description:
Sound recording: 12 sound files (6 hr.,14 min.) digital, wav
Transcript: 143 pages
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2011
2011-2012
2011 August 20-2012 February 14
20th century
Topic:
Activism  Search this
Antisemitism  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Art--Exhibitions--Economic aspects  Search this
Art--History  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Art--Study and teaching  Search this
Conceptual art  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
Korean War, 1950-1953  Search this
Music  Search this
Photographers  Search this
Photography  Search this
Realism  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Local number:
aaa
AAA sekula11
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_370420

Oral history interview with Allan Sekula

Interviewee:
Sekula, Allan  Search this
Interviewer:
Panzer, Mary  Search this
Names:
Artforum  Search this
California Institute of the Arts  Search this
Ohio State University -- Faculty  Search this
Rhode Island School of Design  Search this
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.)  Search this
University of California, San Diego  Search this
Altoon, John, 1925-  Search this
Antin, David  Search this
Antin, Eleanor  Search this
Ascott, Roy  Search this
Baldessari, John, 1931-  Search this
Barthes, Roland  Search this
Becker, Howard  Search this
Bercovitch, Sacvan  Search this
Beveridge, Karl  Search this
Brach, Paul, 1924-  Search this
Braderman, Joan  Search this
Burch, Noël, 1932-  Search this
Burn, Ian, 1939-1993  Search this
Captain Beefheart  Search this
Charlesworth, Sarah, 1947-2013  Search this
Chayefsky, Paddy, 1923-1981  Search this
Conde, Carol  Search this
Connell, Brian  Search this
Diddley, Bo, 1928-2008  Search this
Evans, Walker, 1903-1975  Search this
Farber, Manny  Search this
Feldman, Ronald, 1938-  Search this
Folks, Homer, 1867-1963  Search this
Fox, Terry, 1943-  Search this
Fried, Howard, 1946-  Search this
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997  Search this
Graham, Dan, 1942-  Search this
Graves, Michael, 1934-2015  Search this
Halleck, DeeDee  Search this
Hanhardt, John G.  Search this
Hassan, Ihab, 1925-2015  Search this
Hayes, Woody, 1913-1987  Search this
Heinecken, Robert, 1931-  Search this
Higgins, Dick, 1938-1998  Search this
Hine, Lewis Wickes, 1874-1940  Search this
Kienholz, Edward, 1927-  Search this
Kirschenbaum, Baruch David, 1931-  Search this
Knowles, Alison, 1933-  Search this
Kosuth, Joseph.  Search this
Kozloff, Max  Search this
Kramer, Hilton  Search this
Krauss, Rosalind E.  Search this
König, Kasper  Search this
Liebling, Jerome  Search this
Lifson, Ben  Search this
Little Richard, 1932-  Search this
Lonidier, Fred  Search this
Lord, Catherine, 1949-  Search this
Lunn, Harry, 1933-1998  Search this
Mac Low, Jackson  Search this
Mandel, Mike  Search this
Matta, 1912-2002  Search this
Mayer, Grace M.  Search this
Michelson, Annette  Search this
O'Doherty, Brian  Search this
Pommer, Richard  Search this
Ramsden, Mel  Search this
Raskin, Jef  Search this
Reagan, Ronald  Search this
Rosler, Martha  Search this
Ross, David A., 1949-  Search this
Ruby, Jay  Search this
Ruscha, Edward  Search this
Salle, David, 1952-  Search this
Salvesen, Britt  Search this
Schimmel, Paul  Search this
Segalove, Ilene, 1950-  Search this
Stein, Sally  Search this
Steinmetz, Philip  Search this
Sultan, Larry  Search this
Van Riper, Peter  Search this
Wakoski, Diane  Search this
Wall, Jeff, 1946-  Search this
Extent:
12 Items (Sound recording: 12 sound files (6 hr.,14 min.), digital, wav)
143 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
2011 August 20-2012 February 14
Scope and Contents:
An interview with Allan Sekula conducted 2011 August 20-2012 February 14, by Mary Panzer, for the Archives of American Art at Sekula's studio and home in Los Angeles, California and at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, New York.
Sekula speaks of his career and some of the mediums he works in; language and contemporary art; Roland Barthes; his relation to contemporary art; west coast conceptualism; genre switches; realism; documentary photography; Belgium and the industrial revolution; Meunier; minor figures; art history and marginalism; Roberto Matta; World War I; Homer Folks; Fish Story; historic cinema; economic factors of art shows and publication; galleries and the art world; growing up and his family; his father and moving; Ohio; his brothers and sisters; San Pedro; demographics of students at school; sports at school; Vietnam; protests; cross country and swimming; California; fishing; college; U.C. system; declaring a major; John Altoon; Ed Kienholz; exposure to art; visiting museums; Marcuse's classes; Baldessari's classes; course work and student life; student demonstrations; working in a library and exposure to books; father losing his job; science and working as a chemical technician; politics; his uncle committing suicide; moving away from his father; the draft; John Birch; Students for a Democratic Society; his mother; politics of his parents; Aerospace Folk Tales, autodidacts and scholarship; San Diego and Mexico; obtaining a camera and starting to use it; art school; CalArts; UCSD; Meditations on a Triptych; David Salle; Fred Lonidier; Phel Steinmetz; MFA and art training; poets; story of Allen Ginsberg and one of Sekula's sculptures; production and the audience; A Photograph is Worth a Thousand Questions, photography and the burden of tradition; pictorialism; moving to New York; Artforum; October; New York music scene; Captain Beefheart; Bo Diddley; Little Richard; Steichen and aerial photography; origins of October; New Criterion; Art Critic's Grant; teaching at Ohio State; television; technological historians; New York subway and getting a ticket for using French money; RISD lectures; Long Beach; photography; collages; Metro Pictures; New Topographics; School as a Factory; moral choice and the viewer; work method and the audience; Social Criticism and Art Practice; east and west coasts; Ed Ruscha; documentary; film, Los Angeles; cinema and social history; Ohio State Department of Photography and Cinema; Los Angeles Plays Itself; Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador; Ohio State campus, anti-Semitism; Ronald Reagan and protest; influences and colleagues; intellectual genealogy; Michael Graves and Ohio State architecture; Bad Ohio; tenure; University Exposed; AIDS issue of October; The Body and the Archive; making film; Korean War; collectors and images. Sekula also recalls Eleanor Antin, Jeff Wall, Terry Fox, Lewis Hine, Walker Evans, Paul Saltman, Marcuse, Baldessari, Sacvan Bercovitch, Stanley Miller, Jef Raskin, Paul Brach, David Antin, Howard Fried, Peter Van Riper, Alison Knowles, Dick Higgins, Manny Farber, Ihab Hassan, Diane Wakoski, Jackson Mac Low, Martha Rosler, Lenny Neufeld, Joshua Neufeld, David Wing, Brian Connell, Max Kozloff, Ian Burn, Mel Ramsden, Carole Conde, Karl Beveridge, Barry Rosens, Tom Crow, John Copeland, Harry Lunn, Hilton Kramer, Grace Mayer, Carol Duncan, Eva Cockroft, Richard Pommer, Rosalind Krauss, Sally Stein, Paddy Chayefsky, John Hanhardt, Mel Ramsden, Sarah Charlesworth, Jospeh Kosuth, Baruch Kirschenbaum, Robert Heinecken, Brian O'Doherty, Howard Becker, Jay Ruby, Jerry Liebling, Anna Wilkie, Ronald Feldman, John Gibson, David Ross, Britt Salvesen, Larry Sultan, Mike Mandel, Roy Ascott, Ilene Segalove, Paul Schimmel, DeeDee Halleck, Noel Burch, Joan Braderman, Woody Hayes, Thom Andersen, John Quigley, Ron Green, Kasper Koenig, Dan Graham, Jonathan Green, Christa Wolf, Catherine Lord, Ben Lifson, and Annette Michelson.
Biographical / Historical:
Allan Sekula (1951-2013) was a photographer, filmmaker, and writer, based at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, California. Mary Panzer (1955- ) is a historian from New York, New York.
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.
Occupation:
Photographers -- California  Search this
Filmmakers -- California  Search this
Authors -- California  Search this
Topic:
Activism  Search this
Antisemitism  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Art -- Exhibitions -- Economic aspects  Search this
Art -- History  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Conceptual art  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
Korean War, 1950-1953  Search this
Music -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Photography  Search this
Realism  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.sekula11
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d657e5da-cd1b-4366-9fe9-1852a4c5be81
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-sekula11
Online Media:

Kit Schwartz interviews with artists, 1977-1978

Creator:
Schwartz, Kit  Search this
Subject:
Andre, Carl 1935-  Search this
Arman 1928-2005  Search this
Arneson, Robert 1930-1992  Search this
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013  Search this
Graham, Dan 1942-  Search this
Johnson, Ray 1927-1995  Search this
Karp, Ivan C. 1926-2012  Search this
Kosuth, Joseph  Search this
Paik, Nam June 1932-  Search this
Warhol, Andy 1928-1987  Search this
Wegman, William  Search this
Weiner, Lawrence  Search this
Marianne Deson Gallery  Search this
OK Harris Works of Art (Gallery : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
0.4 linear feet
Type:
Interviews
Collection descriptions
Sound recordings
Date:
1977
1977-1978
Local number:
AAA
AAA schwkit
Restrictions & Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center
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Kit Schwartz interviews with artists, 1977-1978
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_373776

Oral history interview with Sarah Edwards Charlesworth

Interviewee:
Charlesworth, Sarah, 1947-2013  Search this
Interviewer:
Richards, Judith Olch  Search this
Extent:
121 Pages (Transcript)
9 Items (sound files (7 hr., 47 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2011 November 2-9
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Sarah Edwards Charlesworth conducted 2011 November 2-9, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art at Charlesworth's home, in New York, New York.
Charlesworth speaks of growing up in Summit, New Jersey; her family members; her early decision to become an artist; her experiences in elementary, junior high, and high schools; attending Bradford College in Massachusetts; Douglas Huebler as an important professor and mentor; visiting her friend at Barnard College in New York City and being exposed to the art scene and museums; attending Barnard to finish her undergraduate degree; her college experience in NYC, meeting other artists, and visiting galleries in the 1960s and '70s; beginning to make money off of her photography; her relationship with Joseph Kosuth; the gender inequalities and dynamics in the art world and society and how it has changed; traveling to Europe; starting up The Fox magazine with Kosuth and others; participation in Artists' Movement for Cultural Change, other publications, and forums; continuing her education; her first shows in galleries; she discusses the series Modern History; the series Stills; the series Tabula Rasa; the series In-Photography; the multiple series Objects of Desire; the series Academy of Secrets; the series Renaissance paintings; meeting Amos Poe and getting married; having children and being a working artist at the same time; her teaching positions and experiences; her transition from "appropriated" images to her own photographic work; her process for creating works; her interest in the interpretation of visual language; her current work and lifestyle. Charlesworth also recalls Kiki Smith, Judy Hudson, Douglas Huebler, Carl Andre, Robert Rauschenberg Joseph Kosuth, Betsy Baker, Seth Siegelaub, Lawerance Weiner, Bob Barry, Barbara Novak prof, Roy Anderson, Meyer Shapiro, Fred Friendly, Amos Poe, Lisett Model, Lucy Lippard, Gian Enzo Sperone, Nancy Spero, Leon Golub, Anthony McCall, Richard Prince, Barbara Kruger, Laurie Simmons, Cindy Sherman, Jan Van (Vera) Cruz, Tony Shafrazi, Sara VanDerBeek, Pat Steir, Elizabeth Murray, Susan Sterling, Louis Grachos, Louise Lawler, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Sarah Edwards Charlesworth (1947- 2013) was a conceptual artist and photographer in New York, New York. Judith Olch Richards is a former executive director of iCI in New York, New York.
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.
Restrictions:
This transcript is open for research. Access to the entire recording is restricted. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Conceptual artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women photographers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.charle11
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-charle11
Online Media:

Sarah Charlesworth, a retrospective / [organized by SITE Santa Fe ; curated by Louis Grachos and Susan Fisher Sterling ; with assistance from the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C., and the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego]

Author:
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013  Search this
Grachos, Louis  Search this
Sterling, Susan Fisher  Search this
Phillips, Lisa 1954-  Search this
Hickey, Dave 1940-  Search this
Site Santa Fe (Gallery)  Search this
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego  Search this
National Museum of Women in the Arts (U.S.)  Search this
Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art  Search this
Subject:
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-  Search this
Physical description:
149 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1997
[1997?]
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Composition (Photography)--Exhibitions  Search this
Photography, Handworked  Search this
Call number:
TR647.C48214 S5 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_536247

Liz Deschenes / Eva Respini ; with contributions by Sarah Charlesworth, Eric Crosby, Roxana Marcoci, R.H. Quaytman, Lynne Tillman

Editor:
Respini, Eva  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013  Search this
Crosby, Eric 1980-  Search this
Marcoci, Roxana  Search this
Quaytman, R. H (Rebecca H.)  Search this
Tillman, Lynne  Search this
Author:
Container of (work): Deschenes, Liz 1966- Works Selections  Search this
Host institution:
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Subject:
Deschenes, Liz 1966-  Search this
Physical description:
159 pages (some folded) : color illustrations ; 33 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Illustrated works
Date:
2016
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Call number:
TR647 .D4747 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104962

Sarah Charlesworth / Rochelle Steiner ; with contributions by Eric Crosby, Mark Godfrey, Thomas Lawson, Rebecca Morse

Author:
Steiner, Rochelle  Search this
Contributor:
Crosby, Eric 1980-  Search this
Godfrey, Mark (Mark Benjamin)  Search this
Lawson, Thomas 1951-  Search this
Morse, Rebecca  Search this
Subject:
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013  Search this
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013 Written works  Search this
Physical description:
231 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2017
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096694

Sarah Charlesworth : stills / Matthew S. Witkovsky

Title:
Stills
Author:
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Author:
Witkovsky, Matthew S. 1967-  Search this
Subject:
Charlesworth, Sarah 1947-2013  Search this
Physical description:
64 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2014
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1046423

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