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Oral history interview with Dorothy Varian, 1980 December 6-7

Interviewee:
Varian, Dorothy, 1895-1985  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis, 1949-  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11734
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214155
AAA_collcode_varian80
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214155

Oral history interview with Jennifer Bartlett, 1987 June-September

Interviewee:
Bartlett, Jennifer, 1941-  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Murray, Elizabeth  Search this
Serra, Richard  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Mills College  Search this
Yale University  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12304
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215656
AAA_collcode_bartle87
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215656

Oral history interview with Jennifer Bartlett

Interviewee:
Bartlett, Jennifer, 1941-  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis  Search this
Names:
Mills College -- Students  Search this
Yale University. School of Fine Arts -- Students  Search this
Murray, Elizabeth, 1940-  Search this
Serra, Richard, 1939-  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Extent:
4 Cassettes (Sound recording: (5 hrs. 20 min.), analog.)
168 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Cassettes
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1987 June-September
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Jennifer Bartlett conducted 1987 June-September, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art.
Bartlett discusses her family background and the dynamics within the family; her childhood interest in art; growing up in suburban Long Beach, California; attending Mills College and Yale School of Fine Arts; and her teachers and co-students there. She remembers in particular Elizabeth Murray, Jack Tworkov, and Richard Serra. She speaks about themes and intentions in her work, especially "Rhapsody" and various commissions including works created for ISI, Saatchi, Volvo, and Battery Park. Bartlett speaks about her writings "Cleopatra" and "History of the Universe" and their relationship to her painting. She concludes the interview with philosophical musings about art and taste.
Biographical / Historical:
Jennifer Bartlett (1941- ) was a painter, writer, and art instructor in New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 15 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 administrators.
Topic:
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.bartle87
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bartle87

Oral history interview with Dorothy Varian

Interviewee:
Varian, Dorothy, 1895-1985  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis  Search this
Extent:
66 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1980 December 6-7
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Dorothy Varian conducted 1980 December 6-7, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Dorothy Varian (1895-1985) was a painter from New York, N.Y.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 56 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
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.varian80
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-varian80

Oral history interview with Buffie Johnson, 1977 Nov. 22-1978 Jan. 23

Interviewee:
Johnson, Buffie, 1912-2006  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Hayter, Stanley William  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Pollock, Jackson  Search this
Putzel, Howard  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Smith, Tony  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, Abstract -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Muralists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12938
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211993
AAA_collcode_johnso77
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211993

Oral history interview with Marcia Marcus, 1975 Oct. 30-Nov. 3

Interviewee:
Marcus, Marcia, 1928-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12609
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212886
AAA_collcode_marcus75
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212886

Oral history interview with Katherine Schmidt, 1969 December 8-15

Interviewee:
Schmidt, Katherine, 1898-1978  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Bacon, Peggy  Search this
Bellows, George  Search this
Burroughs, Bryson  Search this
Goodrich, Lloyd  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo  Search this
Lachaise, Gaston  Search this
Marsh, Reginald  Search this
Miller, Kenneth Hayes  Search this
Pascin, Jules  Search this
Sloan, John  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Still-life painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12892
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213989
AAA_collcode_schmid69
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213989
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Yvonne Jacquette, 1989 June 6-Dec. 13

Interviewee:
Jacquette, Yvonne, 1934-  Search this
Interviewer:
Shikler, Barbara  Search this
Subject:
Alexander, Brooke  Search this
Burckhardt, Rudy  Search this
Dewby, Edwin  Search this
Fish, Janet  Search this
Grooms, Red  Search this
Grooms, Mimi Gross  Search this
Mangold, Sylvia Plimack  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12147
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214525
AAA_collcode_jacque89
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214525

Oral history interview with Yvonne Jacquette

Interviewee:
Jacquette, Yvonne  Search this
Interviewer:
Shikler, Barbara  Search this
Names:
Alexander, Brooke  Search this
Burckhardt, Rudy, 1914-1999  Search this
Dewby, Edwin  Search this
Fish, Janet, 1938-  Search this
Grooms, Mimi Gross  Search this
Grooms, Red  Search this
Mangold, Sylvia Plimack, 1938-  Search this
Extent:
6 Items (Sound recording, sound cassettes)
287 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1989 June 6-Dec. 13
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Yvonne Jacquette conducted 1989 June 6-Dec. 13, by Barbara Shikler for the Archives of American Art.
Jacquette discusses the evolution of her subject matter, attaining aerial views; pivotal paintings; techniques and media; locales; and meditation. She recalls Rudy Burckhardt, Edwin Dewby, Janet Fish, Sylvia Mangold, Brooke Alexander, Red and Mimi Grooms and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Yvonne Jacquette (1934- ) is a painter from New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral Hisotry 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 this interview provided by the Lannan Foundation.
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.jacque89
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-jacque89

Oral history interview with Rosalind Bengelsdorf Browne, 1968 January 29

Interviewee:
Bengelsdorf, Rosalind, 1916-1979  Search this
Interviewer:
Sandler, Irving, 1925-  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12786
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212563
AAA_collcode_bengel68
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212563

Oral history interview with Rosalind Bengelsdorf Browne

Creator:
Bengelsdorf, Rosalind, 1916-1979  Search this
Interviewer:
Sandler, Irving, 1925-  Search this
Extent:
101 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1968 January 29
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Rosalind Bengelsdorf Browne conducted 1968 January 29, by Irving Sandler, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Rosalind Bengelsdorf Browne (1916-1979) was a painter, art critic and teacher in New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 12 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hrs., 20 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.
Occupation:
Art critics -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Art teachers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.bengel68
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bengel68

Oral history interview with Dorothea Tanning, 1990 July 11-November 5

Interviewee:
Tanning, Dorothea, 1910-2012  Search this
Interviewer:
Shikler, Barbara  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11720
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215552
AAA_collcode_tannin90
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215552

Oral history interview with Hedda Sterne, 1981 December 17

Interviewee:
Sterne, Hedda, 1910-2011  Search this
Interviewer:
Tuchman, Phyllis  Search this
Subject:
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad  Search this
Guggenheim, Peggy  Search this
Still, Clyfford  Search this
Newman, Barnett  Search this
Greenberg, Clement  Search this
Avery, Milton  Search this
Mark Rothko and His Times Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13262
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215648
AAA_collcode_sterne81
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215648
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Joel Shapiro and Ellen Phelan, 2009 March 3

Interviewee:
Shapiro, Joel, 1941-  Search this
Interviewer:
Phelan, Ellen Denise, 1943-  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15656
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)282386
AAA_collcode_shapir09
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_282386

Oral history interview with Joan Snyder, 2010 February 25-26

Interviewee:
Snyder, Joan, 1940-  Search this
Interviewer:
Richards, Judith Olch, 1947-  Search this
Subject:
Cammer, Maggie  Search this
Fink, Larry  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Snyder-Fink, Molly  Search this
Wilke, Ulfert  Search this
Bykert Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Hirschl & Adler Galleries  Search this
Parsons School of Design  Search this
Rutgers University  Search this
School of Visual Arts (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Women Against War  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
AIDS (Disease) and the arts  Search this
Art, Abstract  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Feminism and art  Search this
Gay artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Poverty  Search this
Social justice  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15788
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)288669
AAA_collcode_snyder10
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_288669
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Dorothea Rockburne, 2009 February 20

Interviewee:
Rockburne, Dorothea, 1932-  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Julia K., 1951-  Search this
Subject:
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15967
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)305000
AAA_collcode_rockbu09
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_305000

Oral history interview with Kay WalkingStick, 2011 December 14-15

Interviewee:
WalkingStick, Kay, 1935-  Search this
Interviewer:
Riedel, Mija, 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Bach, Dirk  Search this
Echols, Michael  Search this
Folwell-Turipa, Jody  Search this
Hartley, Marsden  Search this
Joseph, Nez PercĂ© Chief  Search this
Longfish, George C.  Search this
McKaig, Margaret Emma  Search this
McKaig, Murray Peterson  Search this
Penny, David, (Illustrator)  Search this
Sakiestewa, Ramona, design collaborator  Search this
Smith, Jaune Quick-to-See  Search this
Spruance, Benton  Search this
Urdang, Bertha  Search this
WalkingStick, Charles  Search this
WalkingStick, Sinom Ralph  Search this
WalkingStick, Simon Ridge  Search this
Whitehorse, Emmi  Search this
Bryn Mawr College  Search this
Cannabis Gallery  Search this
Danforth Foundation (Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Edward F. Albee Foundation  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
United States  Search this
Wenger Gallery  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Cherokee artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Catholicism  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Painting  Search this
Photography  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16019
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)306089
AAA_collcode_walkin11
Theme:
Women
Native American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_306089
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Isabel Bishop, 1959 April 15

Interviewee:
Bishop, Isabel, 1902-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Chappell, Warren, 1904-1991  Search this
Subject:
Marsh, Reginald  Search this
Miller, Kenneth Hayes  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12208
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212329
AAA_collcode_bishop59april
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212329
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Janet I. Fish, 1988 Jan. 30-Mar. 2

Interviewee:
Fish, Janet, 1938-  Search this
Interviewer:
Shikler, Barbara  Search this
Subject:
Close, Chuck  Search this
Katz, Alex  Search this
Kornblee, Jill  Search this
Serra, Richard  Search this
Vicente, Esteban  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Feminism and art  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13260
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212871
AAA_collcode_fish88
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212871

Oral history interview with Elsie Driggs, 1985 October 30-December 5

Interviewee:
Driggs, Elsie B., 1898-1992  Search this
Interviewer:
Tyler, Francine  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13102
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213987
AAA_collcode_driggs85
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213987

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