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Oral history interview with Nassos Daphnis, 1969 Jan. 8

Creator:
Daphnis, Nassos, 1914-2010  Search this
Murdock, Robert M.  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10273
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213428
AAA_collcode_daphnasi
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213428

Oral history interview with Nassos Daphnis

Creator:
Daphnis, Nassos, 1914-2010  Search this
Interviewer:
Murdock, Robert M.  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (7 in.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1969 Jan. 8
Scope and Contents:
An oral history interview with Nassos Daphnis conducted 1969 Jan. 8 by Robert Mead Murdock
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, sculptor; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 1972 by Robert M. Murdock.
Restrictions:
Untranscribed; use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.daphnasi
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f38bb42e-600e-48d6-aca8-04d84f484f84
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-daphnasi

John Quincy Adams Ward papers in the New York Historical Society

Creator:
Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910  Search this
Names:
Library of Congress  Search this
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904: Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition  Search this
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Adams, Herbert, 1858-1945  Search this
Appleton, Thomas Gold, 1812-1884  Search this
Bitter, Karl Theodore Francis, 1867-1915  Search this
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941  Search this
Chilton, R. S.  Search this
Cushing, Robert  Search this
Dana, Paul  Search this
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931  Search this
Herber, C. A.  Search this
Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937  Search this
Orr, Alexander Ector, 1831-1914  Search this
Potter, Edward Clark, 1857-1923  Search this
Richards, T. Addison (Thomas Addison), 1820-1900  Search this
Ruckstull, F. W. (Fred Wellington), 1853-1942  Search this
Thomas, Charles N.  Search this
Extent:
2 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1857-1915
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence regarding the St. Louis Exposition, the World's Columbian Exposition, the South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition, statuary in New York City and the Library of Congress, the Washington statue in Newburyport, Mass. Letters from Robert Cushing in Italy pertain to the supervision of the execution of Ward's marble statuary group in Carrara. Correspondents include Herbert Adams, Thomas Gold Appleton, Karl Bitter, Gutzon Borglum, Daniel Chester French, Robert Underwood Johnson, Thomas Addison Richards, Edward Clark Potter, Alexander E. Orr, R. S. Chilton, Paul Dana, F. Wellington Ruckstuhll, Charles N. Thomas, C. A. Herber and Ward's wife.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Lent 1973 by New York Historical Society.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.wardjohn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94fd2a51f-eae8-4a1b-9165-67a73d9dac2e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wardjohn

Oral history interview with Leo Rabkin

Interviewee:
Rabkin, Leo  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Baziotes, William, 1912-1963  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967  Search this
Extent:
97 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1968 Dec. 4
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Leo Rabkin conducted 1968 Dec. 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Rabkin speaks of his youth in Cincinnati in a Russian-Jewish family; his early study of music; teaching; his watercolor techniques; prints on plastic; the importance of the box in his life; his concern with light; his collections of wood furniture and folk art. He recalls William Baziotes, and Ad Reinhardt, and discusses his involvement with the American Abstract Artists group.
Biographical / Historical:
Leo Rabkin (1919-2015) was a painter and sculptor from New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 14 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:
Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.rabkin68
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91f9acf65-9855-4530-b4d8-e086c4b3d868
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-rabkin68
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Elisabeth Ross Zogbaum, 1981 December 3

Interviewee:
Zogbaum, Elisabeth Ross, 1912-2005  Search this
Interviewer:
McCoy, Garnett  Search this
Subject:
Zogbaum, Wilfrid  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12007
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213205
AAA_collcode_zogbau81
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213205

Oral history interview with Wilfrid Zogbaum, 1964 November 2

Interviewee:
Zogbaum, Wilfrid, 1915-1965  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11800
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214140
AAA_collcode_zogbau64
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214140

Research material on Ronald Bladen and Les Levine

Creator:
Berkson, Bill  Search this
Names:
Bladen, Ronald, 1918-1988  Search this
Levine, Les, 1935-  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Date:
1931-1991
Scope and Contents:
Material gathered by Berkson in preparation for exhibitions on sculptors Ronald Bladen and Les Levine.
The Bladen material, compiled for a retrospective at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 1991, includes: biographical material; an unpublished artists' statement, 1946; interviews of Bladen; material from the California School of Fine Art's archives, and the Whitney Museum of American Art; Bladen correspondence, 1931-1956; Berkson correspondence, 1990-1991; a painting checklist; writings by and about Bladen; photographs of Bladen's paintings and sculptures; exhibition announcements 1941-1983; and clippings and reviews, 1941-1987.
Files on Les Levine include photographs, slides, correspondence, articles, announcements, and clippings. Included are information on his media projects Subway Project (1989) and Diamond Mind.
Biographical / Historical:
Berkson is an art historian, curator; San Francisco, Calif. Bladen, a painter and sculptor, worked in San Francisco in the mid-1950s, and later moved to New York. Levine, a conceptual and video artist, and a curator, works in New York.
Related Materials:
Papers of Bill Berkson, 1960-1988, are also located at the University of Connecticut's Archives & Special Collections.
Provenance:
Donated 1991 and 1995 by Bill Berkson.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Art museum curators  Search this
Topic:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Mass media and art -- Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.berkbill
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw971d4d9ad-7159-4c95-ad06-be117b641612
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-berkbill

Oral history interview with William King, 1969 Sept. 23

Interviewee:
King, William Dickey, 1925-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13025
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212775
AAA_collcode_king69
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212775

William King interview, 1975

Creator:
King, William Dickey, 1925-  Search this
Schrag, Karl, 1912-1995  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10667
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214262
AAA_collcode_kingwmin
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214262

Oral history interview with Les Levine

Interviewee:
Levine, Les, 1935-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
156 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1972 July 21-Aug. 2
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Les Levine conducted 1972 July 21-Aug. 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Les Levine (1935- ) is a sculptor and curator from New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 16 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:
Art, American  Search this
Curators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.levine72
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw960421e1b-4253-4a23-bc20-6967d615135b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-levine72

Oral history interview with Nassos Daphnis

Interviewee:
Daphnis, Nassos, 1914-2010  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
51 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1968 April 9
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Nassos Daphnis conducted 1968 April 9, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Nassos Daphnis (1914-) is a painter and sculptor in New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav file. Duration is 2 hr., 14 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.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Tree peony  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Painting -- Technique  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.daphni68
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94cc8c29a-8602-4c94-94fe-f35ca3d2b7e3
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-daphni68
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Sidney Simon

Interviewee:
Simon, Sidney, 1917-1997  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
123 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1973 October 17-November 8
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Sidney Simon conducted 1973 October 17-November 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Sidney Simon (1917-1997) was a sculptor and painter from New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hr., 24 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.simon73
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94484c1c3-4cea-4266-9217-fedf2cb5e602
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-simon73
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Lucas Samaras

Creator:
Samaras, Lucas, 1936-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
104 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1968 January 18
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Lucas Samaras conducted 1968 January 18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Lucas Samaras (1936-) is a sculptor from New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hr., 33 min.
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 others.
Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.samara68
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw997959a45-6e98-418b-9dd1-6cdef20c50db
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-samara68

Oral history interview with Keith Sonnier

Interviewee:
Sonnier, Keith, 1941-2020  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
35 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1972 August 3
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Keith Sonnier conducted 1972 August 3, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Keith Sonnier (1941-2020) was a sculptor and painter from New York, N.Y. Born in Mamou, Louisiana.
General:
Originally recorded 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 5 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Restrictions:
The transcript and recording are open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculpture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting -- New York (State)  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.sonnie72
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93ad6e01a-ec4b-4b93-a517-a2e932b735b0
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-sonnie72
Online Media:

Oral history interview with José de Rivera

Interviewee:
De Rivera, José Ruiz, 1904-1985  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
60 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1968 February 24
Scope and Contents:
An interview of José de Rivera conducted 1968 February 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. De Rivera recalls his childhood on sugar plantations in Louisiana; his early work in New Orleans and Chicago as a mechanic; his training as a commercial artist at Chicago's Studio School and taking life drawing classes with John Norton. He talks about freelancing as a commercial artist in Chicago; his military service during World War II; traveling in Europe and Egypt and relocating to New York. Cummings and de Rivera discuss de Rivera's sculpture in some depth, as well as de Rivera's interest in artists such as Brancusi and Mondrian.
Biographical / Historical:
José de Rivera (1904-1985) was a sculptor in New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 9 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. Funding for the interview was provided by the New York State Council on the Arts.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.derive68
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9148a900b-c944-4ccc-bd3b-3e9443035dfd
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-derive68
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Tony Smith

Interviewee:
Smith, Tony, 1912-1980  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
72 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1978 August 22-30
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Tony Smith conducted 1978 August 22-30, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Tony Smith (1912-1980) was a sculptor from New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded 2 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 15 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- History -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.smitht78
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e8a44392-0e6a-4721-9027-e8100b7c6e00
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-smitht78
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Carl Andre

Interviewee:
Andre, Carl, 1935-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
Chapman, Michael, 1935-  Search this
Frampton, Hollis, 1936-  Search this
Martin, Agnes, 1912-2004  Search this
Morgan, Maud, 1903-1999  Search this
Morgan, Patrick, 1904-  Search this
Rose, Barbara  Search this
Stella, Frank  Search this
Extent:
68 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1972 September
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Carl Andre conducted 1972 September, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Andre speaks of his family and education at Phillips Andover Academy and Kenyon College and classes with Patrick and Maud Morgan. He discusses his interest in Brancusi; Ezra Pound as a critic of sculpture; the relationship between painting, sculpture, prose, and poetry; materials and methods including his "theory of masonry"; exhibitions at Hunter College, the Tibor de Nagy, Dwan, and Konrad Fisher Galleries; the appeal of Japanese art; artists' rights and art and language. He recalls his employment at the Boston Gear Works, Prentice-Hall Publishing Company, and the Pennsylvania Railroad and reminisces about Michael Chapman, Hollis Frampton, Agnes Bernice Martin, Frank Stella, Barbara E. Rose, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Carl Andre (1935-) is a sculptor from New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 9 minutes.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED; written permission required. Contact Archives Reference Services for information.
Topic:
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.andre72sep
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9436ad752-738f-4c3a-b8a6-f22923c74d0a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-andre72sep

Oral history interview with George L. K. Morris

Interviewee:
Morris, George L. K., 1905-1975  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording: (3 hours 45 min.), 7 in.)
65 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1968 Dec. 11
Scope and Contents:
Interview of George L. K. Morris conducted 1968 Dec. 11, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
George L. K. Morris (1905-1975) was a painter and sculptor in New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 54 min.
Sound quality is poor.
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 others.
Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.morris68
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a8da680d-1d38-4b89-926c-626043f8cae1
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-morris68
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Walter De Maria

Interviewee:
De Maria, Walter, 1935-2013  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
130 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1972 October 4
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Walter De Maria conducted 1972 October 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Walter De Maria (1935) is a sculptor from New York, New York. Worked as an Abstract Expressionist painter early in his career before turning to sculpture. Influenced by San Francisco jazz scene of 1950s.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 19 min.
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 others.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.demari72
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw992ecc4e2-a92d-4e88-88f2-f7d637642d83
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-demari72
Online Media:

Oral history interview with William King

Interviewee:
King, William, 1925-2015  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 7 in.)
49 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1969 Sept. 23
Scope and Contents:
Interview of William King conducted 1969 Sept. 23, by Paul Cummings for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
William King (1925-) is a sculptor from New York, N.Y.
General:
Sound quality is poor.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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 others.
Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.king69
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92442fb65-42eb-4d46-8692-39eb90a2d0ad
EDAN-URL:
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