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Oral history interview with Maurine Hiatt Roberts, 1984 August 29-31

Interviewee:
Roberts, Maurine Hiatt, 1897 or 8-1986  Search this
Roberts, Maurine Hiatt, 1897 or 8-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Shores, Kenneth, 1928-  Search this
Subject:
Contemporary Crafts Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Handicraft -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Artisans -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12926
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212446
AAA_collcode_robert84
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212446
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Maurine Hiatt Roberts

Interviewee:
Roberts, Maurine Hiatt, 1897 or 1898-  Search this
Interviewer:
Shores, Kenneth, 1928-  Search this
Names:
Contemporary Crafts Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Extent:
62 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1984 August 29-31
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Maurine Hiatt Roberts conducted 1984 August 29-31, by Ken Shores, for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project, at the artist's home, in Portland, Or.
Roberts speaks of her background; her childhood in Kansas; her early influences and interests including theater design and costumes; her education; the founding of the Contemporary Crafts Gallery; the influence of Lydia Herrick Hodge; the Northwest art community; various exhibits and workshops she participated in; her dedication to education and promotion of art and craft; and teaching weaving and other activities.
Biographical / Historical:
Maurine Hiatt Roberts (b. 1897 or 8) was a painter, illustrator, and teacher from Portland, Or.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' Northwest Oral History Project, begun in 1982 to document the Northwest artistic community through interviews with painters, sculptors, craftsmen, educators, curators, and others, in Oregon, Washington and Montana.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Handicraft -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, Modern -- Northwestern States  Search this
Art, American -- Northwestern States  Search this
Artisans -- Oregon -- Portland -- Interviews  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.robert84
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-robert84

3934 Corbett : fifty years at Contemporary Crafts

Author:
Van Cleve, Jane  Search this
Contemporary Crafts Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Contemporary Crafts Association  Search this
Subject:
Contemporary Crafts Gallery (Portland, Or.) History  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 90 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Place:
Oregon
Portland
0Portland (Or.)
Date:
1987
[1987]
Topic:
Decorative arts--Exhibitions--History  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
NK470.P8 T44 1987
NK470.P8 T44 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_319384

Toshiko Takaezu, recent works / [presented by Contemporary Crafts Gallery]

Author:
Takaezu, Toshiko  Search this
Contemporary Crafts Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Subject:
Takaezu, Toshiko  Search this
Physical description:
[26] pages : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1980
[©1980]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1035818

Contemporary kilnformed glass : an international exhibition, Contemporary Crafts Gallery, September 13-October 24, 1992 / curated by Lani McGregor, Daniel Schwoerer

Author:
McGregor, Lani  Search this
Schwoerer, Daniel  Search this
Contemporary Crafts Gallery (Portland, Or.)  Search this
Physical description:
103 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 35 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1992
C1992
20th century
Topic:
Glass art  Search this
Glass construction  Search this
Glass sculpture  Search this
Call number:
NK5110 .C66 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_910191

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