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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

George Tooker interview, 1966

Creator:
Tooker, George  Search this
Alexander, Grace George  Search this
Tooker, George  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10665
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214259
AAA_collcode_tookgeor2
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214259

Oral history interview with Richard Estes, 1985 October 20

Interviewee:
Estes, Richard, 1932-  Search this
Estes, Richard, 1932-  Search this
Interviewer:
Arthur, John  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11801
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209365
AAA_collcode_estes85
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_209365

Oral history interview with Stanley William Hayter, 1971 Mar. 11

Interviewee:
Hayter, Stanley William, 1901-1988  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William, 1901-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
New School Art Center (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Tamarind Institute  Search this
Tamarind Lithography Workshop  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Prints -- New York (State) -- New York -- Technique  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11923
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211942
AAA_collcode_hayter71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211942

Oral history interview with Luigi Lucioni, 1971 July 6

Interviewee:
Lucioni, Luigi, 1900-1988  Search this
Lucioni, Luigi, 1900-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Subject:
Associated American Artists  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Prints, American  Search this
Realism  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11775
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211972
AAA_collcode_lucion71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211972

Oral history interview with Will Barnet, 1968 January 15

Interviewee:
Barnet, Will, 1911-2012  Search this
Barnet, Will, 1911-2012  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Politics in art -- United States  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12742
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211999
AAA_collcode_barnet68
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211999

Oral history interview with Federico Castellon, 1971 April 7-14

Interviewee:
Castellón, Federico, 1914-1971  Search this
Castellón, Federico, 1914-1971  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Ames, Elizabeth  Search this
Cole, Sylvan  Search this
Dintenfass, Terry  Search this
Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur)  Search this
Lewenthal, Reeves  Search this
Rivera, Diego  Search this
Zigrosser, Carl  Search this
Columbia University  Search this
Associated American Artists  Search this
Weyhe Gallery  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Prints -- Technique  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Theme:
Latino and Latin American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5452
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212075
AAA_collcode_castel71
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212075
Online Media:

Oral history interview with John Cage, 1974 May 2

Interviewee:
Callahan, Harry M. (Harry Morey), 1912-1999  Search this
Callahan, Harry M. (Harry Morey), 1912-1999  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Albers, Josef  Search this
Bird, Bonnie  Search this
Buhlig, Richard  Search this
Cowell, Henry  Search this
Cunningham, Merce  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Watts, Alan  Search this
Weiss, Adolph  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12442
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212080
AAA_collcode_cage74
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212080
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Irwin Hollander, 1970 June 19

Interviewee:
Hollander, Irwin, 1927-  Search this
Hollander, Irwin, 1927-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Callahan, Harry M.  Search this
Francis, Sam  Search this
Genis, Fred  Search this
Wayne, June  Search this
Tamarind Lithography Workshop  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Prints -- Technique  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13345
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212417
AAA_collcode_hollan70
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212417

Oral history interview with Alice Baber, 1973 May 24

Interviewee:
Baber, Alice, 1928-1982  Search this
Baber, Alice, 1928-1982  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12443
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212519
AAA_collcode_baber73
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212519
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Ruth Gikow, 1968 Oct. 24-28

Interviewee:
Gikow, Ruth Levine, 1915-1982  Search this
Gikow, Ruth Levine, 1915-1982  Search this
Interviewer:
Selvig, Forrest  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12610
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212827
AAA_collcode_gikow68
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212827

Oral history interview with George McNeil, 1968 Jan. 9-May 21

Interviewee:
McNeil, George, 1908-1995  Search this
McNeil, George, 1908-1995  Search this
Interviewer:
Sandler, Irving, 1925-  Search this
Subject:
Harari, Hananiah  Search this
Bolotowsky, Ilya  Search this
Rosenborg, Ralph M.  Search this
Matter, Mercedes  Search this
Miró, Joan  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Léger, Fernand  Search this
Kandinsky, Wassily  Search this
Smith, David  Search this
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Matulka, Jan  Search this
Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice)  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph  Search this
Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene)  Search this
Morris, George L. K.  Search this
Dlugoszewski, Lucia  Search this
Levy, Edgar  Search this
Hélion, Jean  Search this
Graham, John  Search this
Davis, Stuart  Search this
Manso, Leo  Search this
Vytlacil, Vaclav  Search this
Marin, John  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Shaw, Charles Green  Search this
United States  Search this
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Painting  Search this
Cubism  Search this
Impressionism (Art)  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11761
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212878
AAA_collcode_mcneil68
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212878

Oral history interview with Robert Motherwell, 1971 Nov. 24-1974 May 1

Interviewee:
Motherwell, Robert Burns, 1915-1991  Search this
Motherwell, Robert Burns, 1915-1991  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13286
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212934
AAA_collcode_mother71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212934
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Karl Schrag, 1970 October 14-20

Interviewee:
Schrag, Karl, 1912-1995  Search this
Schrag, Karl, 1912-1995  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Lhote, André  Search this
Tanguy, Yves  Search this
Farr, Fred  Search this
Sloan, John  Search this
Cloar, Carroll  Search this
Kienbusch, William  Search this
Bissière, Roger  Search this
Refregier, Anton  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William  Search this
Sternberg, Harry  Search this
Becker, Maurice  Search this
Broner, Robert  Search this
Horak, Bohuslav  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Atelier 17  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11741
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213078
AAA_collcode_schrag70
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213078

Oral history interview with F. Wynn Graham, 1965 July 22

Interviewee:
Graham, F. Wynn  Search this
Graham, F. Wynn  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Subject:
Force, Juliana  Search this
Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11982
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213495
AAA_collcode_graham65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213495

Oral history interview with Ralph and Bena Frank Mayer, circa 1964

Interviewee:
Mayer, Bena Frank, 1898-1991  Search this
Mayer, Bena Frank, 1898-1991  Search this
Interviewer:
Mayer, Ralph, 1895-1979  Search this
Subject:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Educators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13096
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213658
AAA_collcode_mayer64
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213658

Oral history interview with Boris Margo, 1965 Aug. 28

Interviewee:
Margo, Boris, 1902-1995  Search this
Margo, Boris, 1902-1995  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11602
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214123
AAA_collcode_margo65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214123

Oral history interview with George McNeil, 1965 June 3

Interviewee:
McNeil, George, 1908-1995  Search this
McNeil, George, 1908-1995  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Subject:
Smith, David  Search this
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Matulka, Jan  Search this
Pereira, I. Rice (Irene Rice)  Search this
Dlugoszewski, Lucia  Search this
Manso, Leo  Search this
Vytlacil, Vaclav  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Levy, Edgar  Search this
Hopper, Jo N. (Josephine Nivison)  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad  Search this
Pollock, Jackson  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Dehner, Dorothy  Search this
Cavallon, Giorgio  Search this
Kline, Franz  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Pratt Institute. Art School  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
United States  Search this
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Painting  Search this
Surrealism  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13160
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214125
AAA_collcode_mcneil65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214125

Oral history interview with Jan Wunderman, 1965 September 5

Interviewee:
Wunderman, Jan Darcourt, 1921-  Search this
Wunderman, Jan Darcourt, 1921-  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11680
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214139
AAA_collcode_wunder65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214139

Oral history interview with Will Barnet, 1964 January 20-1964 February 17

Interviewee:
Barnet, Will, 1911-2012  Search this
Barnet, Will, 1911-2012  Search this
Interviewer:
Baker, Richard Brown, 1912-2002  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13072
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214610
AAA_collcode_barnet64
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214610

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