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Oral history interview with Emmy Lou Packard

Interviewee:
Packard, Emmy Lou, 1914-1998  Search this
Interviewer:
McChesney, Mary Fuller  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Kahlo, Frida  Search this
Moya del Pino, Jose, 1891-1969  Search this
Refregier, Anton, 1905-  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Extent:
39 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1964 May 11-12
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Emmy Lou Packard conducted 1964 May 11-12, by Mary Fuller McChesney, for the Archives of American Art.
Packard speaks of her early interest in art and her education; meeting Diego Rivera, studying under him; working with him on murals; Rivera's personality; his marriage to Frida Kahlo and reaction to her death; his political views and his influence on art during the 1930s. She describes her feelings about art of the Work Project Administration period, and she recalls Anton Refregier and Jose Moya del Pino.
Biographical / Historical:
Emmy Lou Packard (1914-1998) was a painter and a mural painter.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 29 min.
Provenance:
This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Restrictions:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- California  Search this
Muralists -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.packar64
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-packar64

Oral history interview with José Moya del Pino

Interviewee:
Moya del Pino, Jose, 1891-1969  Search this
Interviewer:
McChesney, Mary Fuller  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Arnautoff, Victor Mikhail, 1896-1979  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Extent:
13 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1964 Sept. 10
Scope and Contents:
An interview of José Moya del Pino conducted 1964 Sept. 10, by Mary McChesney, for the New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project.
Moya del Pino speaks of his youth in Spain, and his education in Rome and in Paris; meeting Matisse; moving to San Francisco and taking up portraiture there; starting with the Federal Art Project (FAP) and working on a mural at Coit Tower; political problems with the murals and other work done under the FAP; painting a mural in a post office in Alpine, Tex., and other murals; how work was assigned; his mural for the Social Security Building in Washington, D.C.; and his feelings about government support for the arts and how it should be administered. He recalls Diego Rivera and Victor Arnautoff.
Biographical / Historical:
José Moya del Pino (1891-1969) was a Spanish born painter and mural painter from Calif.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hrs., 57 min.
Provenance:
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Topic:
Coit Memorial Tower (San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Muralists -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.moyade64
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-moyade64

Merle Schipper interviews, 1978-1987

Creator:
Schipper, Merle, 1922-2001  Search this
Schipper, Merle, 1922-2001  Search this
Subject:
Graham, Robert  Search this
Harden, Marvin  Search this
Kauffman, Craig  Search this
Kent, Claude  Search this
Kessler, Charles  Search this
Kipper, Harry  Search this
Onslow-Ford, Gordon  Search this
Pashgian, Helen  Search this
Phillips, Jay  Search this
Seliger, Charles  Search this
Shelton, Peter  Search this
Simonian, Judith  Search this
Trowbridge, David  Search this
Valentine, De Wain  Search this
Van Hamersveld, John  Search this
Wight, Frederick Stallknecht  Search this
Yokoi, Rita  Search this
Anderson, John S.  Search this
Card, Greg S.  Search this
Cutler-Shaw, Joyce  Search this
DeLap, Tony  Search this
Hammersley, Frederick  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- California  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9603
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211808
AAA_collcode_schimerl2
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211808

Oral history interview with José and Malaquias Montoya, 1988 Feb. 28-June 2

Interviewee:
Montoya, José, 1932-2013  Search this
Montoya, José, 1932-2013  Search this
Interviewer:
Hernandez, Eduardo  Search this
Subject:
Montoya, Malaquias  Search this
Royal Chicano Air Force  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Mexican American artists  Search this
Mexican American art  Search this
Mural painting and decoration, American  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13570
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211798
AAA_collcode_montoy88
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211798

Oral history interview with Mark Adams and Beth Van Hoesen, 1983 August 31-1984 February 24

Interviewee:
Adams, Mark, 1925-2006  Search this
Adams, Mark, 1925-2006  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Artists' models -- Interviews  Search this
Figurative art  Search this
Nude in art  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12674
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211921
AAA_collcode_adams83
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211921

Oral history interview with Ruth Armer, 1974 August 14

Interviewee:
Armer, Ruth, 1896-1977  Search this
Armer, Ruth, 1896-1977  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Bellows, George  Search this
Henri, Robert  Search this
Sloan, John  Search this
Stein, Leo  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13090
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211933
AAA_collcode_armer74
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211933

Oral history interview with Frank Lobdell, 1980 Apr. 9-May 7

Interviewee:
Lobdell, Frank, 1921-  Search this
Lobdell, Frank, 1921-  Search this
Interviewer:
St. John, Terry  Search this
Subject:
Bischoff, Elmer  Search this
Booth, Cameron  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard  Search this
Falkenstein, Claire  Search this
Francis, Sam  Search this
Hatofsky, Jerry  Search this
Hultberg, John  Search this
MacAgy, Douglas  Search this
Smith, Hassel  Search this
Spohn, Clay Edgar  Search this
Still, Clyfford  Search this
Valvo, Ninfa  Search this
Zogbaum, Wilfrid  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12325
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211971
AAA_collcode_lobdel80
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211971

Oral history interview with Mel Ramos, 1981 May 15

Interviewee:
Ramos, Mel, 1935-2018  Search this
Ramos, Mel, 1935-2018  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Nude in art  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5528
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212015
AAA_collcode_ramos81
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212015
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Fred Martin, 1980 Aug. 27-Sept. 19

Interviewee:
Martin, Fred, 1927-  Search this
Martin, Fred, 1927-  Search this
Interviewer:
St. John, Terry  Search this
Subject:
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Still, Clyfford  Search this
San Francisco Art Institute  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Collagists -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12046
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212016
AAA_collcode_martin80
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212016

Oral history interview with Nathan Oliveira, 1978 Aug. 9-1981 Dec. 29

Interviewee:
Oliveira, Nathan, 1928-2010  Search this
Oliveira, Nathan, 1928-2010  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Albright, Ivan  Search this
Beckmann, Max  Search this
Bengston, Billy Al  Search this
Boyle, Keith  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard  Search this
Jackson, Martha Kellogg  Search this
Oldfield, Otis  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Figurative art  Search this
Printmakers -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Artists' models -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11895
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212067
AAA_collcode_olivei78
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212067

Oral history interview with Ed Moses, 1980 July 10-12

Interviewee:
Moses, Ed, 1926-  Search this
Moses, Ed, 1926-  Search this
Interviewer:
Figoten, Sheldon  Search this
Subject:
Altoon, John  Search this
Bengston, Billy Al  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Lebrun, Rico  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13115
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212070
AAA_collcode_moses80
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212070

Oral history interview with Joyce Wahl Treiman, 1981 October 3

Interviewee:
Treiman, Joyce Wahl, 1922-1991  Search this
Treiman, Joyce Wahl, 1922-1991  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12682
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212121
AAA_collcode_treima81
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212121

Oral history interview with Gordon Onslow-Ford, 1984 Mar. 26

Interviewee:
Onslow-Ford, Gordon, 1912-2003  Search this
Onslow-Ford, Gordon, 1912-2003  Search this
Interviewer:
Lindberg, E. Theodore  Search this
Subject:
Breton, André  Search this
Léger, Fernand  Search this
Matta  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Cubism  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- California  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13275
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212151
AAA_collcode_onslow84
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212151

Oral history interview with Billy Al Bengston, 1980 September 9

Interviewee:
Bengston, Billy Al, 1934-  Search this
Bengston, Billy Al, 1934-  Search this
Interviewer:
Larsen, Susan C., 1946-  Search this
Subject:
Price, Kenneth  Search this
Ruscha, Edward  Search this
Ferus Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- California  Search this
Pottery -- 20th century -- California  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12049
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212254
AAA_collcode_bengst80
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212254

Oral history interview with Jay DeFeo, 1975 June 3-1976 January 23

Interviewee:
DeFeo, Jay, 1929-1989  Search this
DeFeo, Jay, 1929-1989  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Conner, Bruce  Search this
Francis, Sam  Search this
Gechtoff, Sonia  Search this
Hopps, Walter  Search this
Martin, Fred  Search this
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Jewelry making  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13246
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212276
AAA_collcode_defeo75
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212276
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Robert Alan Bechtle, 1978 September 13-1980 February 1

Interviewee:
Bechtle, Robert, 1932-  Search this
Bechtle, Robert, 1932-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Diebenkorn, Richard  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Photo-realism  Search this
Painting from photographs  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Art criticism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12008
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212327
AAA_collcode_bechtl78
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212327
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Perkins Harnly, 1981 Oct. 15

Interviewee:
Harnly, Perkins, 1901-1986  Search this
Harnly, Perkins, 1901-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Pennington, Estill Curtis  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13338
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212715
AAA_collcode_harnly81
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212715

Oral history interview with Allan Kaprow, 1968 Sept. 10

Interviewee:
Kaprow, Allan, 1927-2006  Search this
Kaprow, Allan, 1927-2006  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Educators -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12558
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212765
AAA_collcode_kaprow68
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212765

Oral history interview with John McLaughlin, 1974 July 23

Interviewee:
McLaughlin, John, 1898-1976  Search this
McLaughlin, John, 1898-1976  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11645
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212879
AAA_collcode_mclaug74
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212879

Oral history interview with Peter Saul, 1972

Interviewee:
Saul, Peter, 1934-  Search this
Saul, Peter, 1934-  Search this
Interviewer:
Schwartz, Barry N., 1942-  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13272
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213076
AAA_collcode_saul72
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213076

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