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Oral history interview with Hans Burkhardt, 1974 November 25

Interviewee:
Burkhardt, Hans Gustav, 1904-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Bordeaux, Jean-Luc  Search this
Burkhardt, Thordis W., 1908-1993  Search this
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Hans Burkhardt, 1974 November 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12117
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212077
AAA_collcode_burkha74
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212077
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Oral history interview with Thomas Carr Howe and Robert Neuhaus, 1987 Sept 25

Interviewee:
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994  Search this
Interviewer:
Fairbanks, Peter  Search this
Subject:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Neuhaus, Robert, 1909-  Search this
California Palace of the Legion of Honor  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Thomas Carr Howe and Robert Neuhaus, 1987 Sept 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Museum directors -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11619
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215597
AAA_collcode_howe87
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215597
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Oral history interview with Ruth Asawa and Albert Lanier, 2002 June 21-July 5

Interviewee:
Asawa, Ruth, 1926-2013  Search this
Interviewer:
Johnson, Mark  Search this
Subject:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Lanier, Albert  Search this
Albers, Anni  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster)  Search this
Black Mountain College (Black Mountain, N.C.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ruth Asawa and Albert Lanier, 2002 June 21-July 5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Asian American sculptors  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945  Search this
Theme:
Asian American  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12222
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)230409
AAA_collcode_asawa02
Theme:
Asian American
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_230409
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Oral history interview with Robert Colescott

Interviewee:
Colescott, Robert, 1925-2009  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Names:
San Francisco State University -- Students  Search this
University of California, Berkeley -- Students  Search this
University of California, San Francisco. School of Fine Arts  Search this
Cézanne, Paul, 1839-1906  Search this
Loran, Erle, 1905-1999  Search this
Ryder, Worth, 1884-1960  Search this
Saar, Betye  Search this
Extent:
23 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1999 April 14
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Robert Colescott conducted 1999 April 14, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, at his studio, in Tucson, Arizona.
Colescott discusses his early years growing up in Oakland; his education; military service; his experiences as a student at San Francisco State University and University of California, Berkeley; the influences at University of California, Berkeley, and of Paul Cézanne on the teaching by professors Erle Loran and Worth Ryder; working at the California School of Fine Arts; issues of race in art; views on the African-American community's desire to control visual statements by black artists, and why his work is viewed as stereotyping; political views; the work of artist Betye Saar; and his work, "George Washington Carver Crossing the Delaware."
Biographical / Historical:
Robert Colescott (1925-2009) was a painter from San Francisco, California and Tuscon, Arizona. Colescott was raised in Oakland, California. He attended San Francisco State University and University of California at Berkeley (B.A. 1949; M.A., 1952). After receiving his bachelor's degree, he studied in Paris with abstract painter Fernand Léger. From 1976-1985 he taught at the California School of Fine Arts, and was named Professor Emeritus at the University of Arizona, Tucson in 1985.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr.
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. Funding for the transcription of this interview is provided by Richard Baker Fund.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Painters -- Arizona -- Tucson  Search this
Painters -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.colesc99
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw934fa61ee-ec44-4adc-8e66-d4a4bc32a4dc
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-colesc99
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Oral history interview with Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight

Interviewee:
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000  Search this
Knight, Gwendolyn  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Extent:
82 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1998 November 18
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight conducted 1998 November 18, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, in the artists' home in Seatle, Washington.
Biographical / Historical:
Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000) was a painter and educator in Seattle, Washington and New York, New York. Gwendolyn Knight (1914-2005) was the wife of Lawrence, as well as an artist, herself and lived in New York, New York and Seattle Washington.
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:
Use requires an appointment.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- Washington (State) -- Seattle  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.lawren98
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c4cfd632-d284-4160-826b-182cd12bfc23
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lawren98

Oral history interview with James W. Washington, Jr

Interviewee:
Washington, James W., 1911-2000  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Names:
Graves, Morris, 1910-  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Extent:
90 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1987 June 29
Scope and Contents:
An interview of James W. Washington conducted 1987 June 29, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.
Washington discusses his early life in the South; effects of discrimination and the formation of a world view; art as the embodiment of spiritual truth; concept of the Absolute in art; role of the imagination; discovering form in material as basis of sculpture; training and contacts in Seattle; Mark Tobey and Morris Graves; role of Mexico in his shift to sculpture; and philosophy and its realization in sculpture.
Biographical / Historical:
James W. Washington (1911-2000) was a painter, sculptor of Seattle, Washington.
General:
Originally recorded on 5 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 9 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 32 min.
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.
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Painters -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- Washington (State) -- Seattle -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.washin87
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9be1f426c-6000-4b72-81f6-b175b005793d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-washin87
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[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993

Creator:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Wood, Beatrice  Search this
Kienholz, Edward  Search this
Oliveira, Nathan  Search this
Siegriest  Search this
Citation:
[Photographs of California artists], 1976-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Artists -- Idaho -- Photographs  Search this
Painters -- California -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10641
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214217
AAA_collcode_karlpaul
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214217

Nathan Oliveira monologue, 1980 Sept. 7

Creator:
Oliveira, Nathan, 1928-2010  Search this
Subject:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Citation:
Nathan Oliveira monologue, 1980 Sept. 7. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10716
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214319
AAA_collcode_olivnatm
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214319

Hassel Smith at the John Berggruen Gallery [videorecording]/ University of California, Berkeley Office of Educational Television and Radio ; co-producer, Paul Karlstrom, 1986 Jan. 13

Creator:
University of California, Berkeley.Office of Educational Television and Radio  Search this
Subject:
Smith, Hassel  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
University of California, Berkeley.. Office of Educational Television and Radio  Search this
ETVR (Television station)  Search this
John Berggruen Gallery (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Citation:
Hassel Smith at the John Berggruen Gallery [videorecording]/ University of California, Berkeley Office of Educational Television and Radio ; co-producer, Paul Karlstrom, 1986 Jan. 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21883
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216010
AAA_collcode_univcalb2
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216010

[Interviews of and relating to Robert Cremean] [videorecording], 1997

Creator:
Cremean, Robert, 1932-  Search this
Day, Patti  Search this
Subject:
Cremean, Robert  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Pilar, Jacquelin  Search this
Lujeans, Phyllis  Search this
Kelly, Bill  Search this
Burgess, Michele  Search this
Blair, George  Search this
Fresno Art Museum  Search this
Marguay Productions  Search this
Citation:
[Interviews of and relating to Robert Cremean] [videorecording], 1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6212
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216497
AAA_collcode_cremrobe
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216497

George Tsutakawa in Japan video project, 1988-1990

Creator:
Tsutakawa, George, 1910-1997  Search this
Subject:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Gadd, Dan  Search this
Levine, Ken M.  Search this
Archives of American Art  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Interviews
Citation:
George Tsutakawa in Japan video project, 1988-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American educators  Search this
Asian American sculptors  Search this
Theme:
Asian American  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6230
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216530
AAA_collcode_tsutgeor
Theme:
Asian American
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216530

Hassel Smith : an interview [videorecording]/ University of California, Berkeley Office of Educational Television and Radio ; co-producer, Paul Karlstrom, 1986 Jan. 15

Creator:
University of California, Berkeley.Office of Educational Television and Radio  Search this
Subject:
Smith, Hassel  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
University of California, Berkeley.. Office of Educational Television and Radio  Search this
ETVR (Television station)  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Citation:
Hassel Smith : an interview [videorecording]/ University of California, Berkeley Office of Educational Television and Radio ; co-producer, Paul Karlstrom, 1986 Jan. 15. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Open window;  Search this
Painters -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21891
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216537
AAA_collcode_univcalb
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216537

Leo Holub papers, 1936-2001

Creator:
Holub, Leo, 1916-2010  Search this
Subject:
Held, John  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Ruscha, Edward  Search this
Adams, Ansel  Search this
Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Citation:
Leo Holub papers, 1936-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Photography  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6344
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)227826
AAA_collcode_holuleo
Theme:
Photography
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_227826

Mitchell Johnson interviews, 2008-2009

Creator:
Johnson, Mitchell, 1964-  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Selz, Peter Howard  Search this
Citation:
Mitchell Johnson interviews, 2008-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Painters -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15755
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)287113
AAA_collcode_johnmitc
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_287113

Audio tour of The Case Study House Program exhibition, 1990

Creator:
Museum of Contemporary Art  Search this
Subject:
De Noriega, Taina Rikala  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Ratner, Joanne  Search this
Shulman, Julius  Search this
Wilson, Barbara  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Citation:
Audio tour of The Case Study House Program exhibition, 1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Art organizations  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15827
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)290259
AAA_collcode_musecona
Theme:
Art organizations
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_290259

An Evening with the Los Angeles Modernists, 1990

Creator:
Santa Barbara Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Benjamin, Karl  Search this
Ehrlich, Susan  Search this
Engel, Jules  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Mullican, Lee  Search this
Wayne, June  Search this
Hammersley, Frederick  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Citation:
An Evening with the Los Angeles Modernists, 1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Theme:
Art organizations  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15828
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)291055
AAA_collcode_santbarm
Theme:
Art organizations
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_291055

Paul Karlstrom interviews of and relating to Ruth Braunstein, 2014-2017

Creator:
Karlstrom, Paul J., 1941-  Search this
Subject:
Braunstein, Ruth  Search this
Braunstein/Quay Gallery  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Citation:
Paul Karlstrom interviews of and relating to Ruth Braunstein, 2014-2017. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Gallery directors  Search this
Theme:
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17621
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)397479
AAA_collcode_karlspaul
Theme:
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_397479

Regional Reports

Author:
Kirwin, Liza  Search this
Berman, Avis  Search this
Larsen, Susan C.  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
2001
Citation:
Kirwin, Liza, Berman, Avis, Larsen, Susan C., and Karlstrom, Paul J. 2001. "Regional Reports." Archives of American Art Journal, 41, (1/4) 59–84.
Identifier:
108091
ISSN:
0003-9853
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_108091

Regional Reports

Author:
Kirwin, Liza  Search this
Berman, Avis  Search this
Larsen, Susan C.  Search this
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1998
Citation:
Kirwin, Liza, Berman, Avis, Larsen, Susan C., and Karlstrom, Paul J. 1998. "Regional Reports." Archives of American Art Journal, 38, (3/4) 47–59.
Identifier:
108112
ISSN:
0003-9853
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_108112

Oral history interview with Philip Leider, 1979 Dec. 11

Interviewee:
Leider, Philip, 1929-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Artforum  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Philip Leider, 1979 Dec. 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Art criticism -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- California -- Oakland -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13279
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212840
AAA_collcode_leider79
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212840

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