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Oral history interview with Yvonne Jacquette

Interviewee:
Jacquette, Yvonne  Search this
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-  Search this
Creator:
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project  Search this
Names:
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project  Search this
Moore College of Art  Search this
New York (State).. Metropolitan Transportation Authority.Arts for Transit  Search this
Parsons School of Design -- Faculty  Search this
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts -- Faculty  Search this
University of Pennsylvania -- Faculty  Search this
Burckhardt, Rudy, 1914-1999  Search this
Denby, Edwin Hooper, 1873-  Search this
Grooms, Mimi Gross  Search this
Katz, Alex, 1927-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Extent:
3 Items (Sound recording, master: 3 sound files (2 hr., 55 min.), digital, wav file)
91 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2010 Oct. 19-21
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Yvonne Jacquette conducted 2010 Oct. 19 and 21, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Jacquette's home and studio, in New York, N.Y.
Jacquette talks about a current competition for art in a Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) subway station at 34th Street and 11th Avenue in New York City; mosaics and fresco; materials and methods; other MTA commissions; her late husband Rudy Burckhardt; teaching at Moore College of Art in Philadephia, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, the University of Pennsylvania, and Parsons School of Design; flying over proposed subjects to get an aerial view; spending summers in Maine; other artists in Maine; her interest in painters who "developed spiritually"; travel to Japan with Burckhardt; collaborating with Burckhardt on the film, "Night Fantasies," (1990); acceptance of women artists; galleries; women artists she admires, and other topics. She recalls Robert Kushner, Edwin Denby, Alex Katz, Mimi Gross, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Yvonne Jacquette (1934-) is a painter and printmaker in New York, N.Y. James McElhinney is an artist and educator in New York, N.Y.
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 interview is access restricted; written permission is required. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Artists -- Maine  Search this
Topic:
Mosaics  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painting -- Equipment and supplies  Search this
Painting -- Technique  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.jacque10
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-jacque10

Repetition of a theme

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Motion Picture Film
Date:
circa 1967
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20972
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20972

Greeting

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Saltonstall, Elizabeth  Search this
Type:
Motion Picture Film
Date:
circa 1974
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20973
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20973

Man's triumph over nature

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
University of California, San Diego  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1972 September
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21015
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Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21015

Robert Kushner and friends eat their clothes

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1972 December
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21016
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Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21016

Masque of monuments (rocks and water), camera A

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1973 February
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21019
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Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21019

Masque of monuments (rocks and water), camera B

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1973 February
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21020
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21020

The winter and spring lines, model warmup

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Paula Cooper Gallery  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1973 December 20
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21021
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21021

Performance of The Winter and Spring Lines

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Paula Cooper Gallery  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1973 December 20
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21022
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21022

Performance of The Winter and Spring Lines master with titles

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Paula Cooper Gallery  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1988
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21024
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21024

Rehearsal for The Persian Line

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
The Kitchen  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1974 December
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21026
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21026

Performance of The Persian Line

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
The Kitchen  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1975 January 18
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21027
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21027

Performance of The Persian Line

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
The Kitchen  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1975 January 18
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21028
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21028

Performance of The Persian Line, Part 2

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Holly Solomon Gallery  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1976 March 14
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21029
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21029

Performance of Persian Line

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Minnesota College of Art and Design  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1976 November
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21030
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21030

Performance of Persian Line, part II edited master with titles

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Holly Solomon Gallery  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1988
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21031
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21031

That Kushner look - one size fits all

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
University of California, San Diego  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1977 January 20
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21032
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21032

New York Hat Line

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Weinrib, David, 1924-2016  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1978
Topic:
Video art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21033
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21033

Layers

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1978 October 25
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21034
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21034

Sentimental Fables performance for video

Creator:
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Kushner, Robert, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1980 April 12
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21035
See more items in:
Robert Kushner papers, 1967-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21035

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