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Oral history interview with Barbara Bloom

Interviewee:
Bloom, Barbara, 1951-  Search this
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-  Search this
Names:
Bennington College -- Students  Search this
Biennale di Venezia  Search this
California Institute of the Arts -- Students  Search this
Baldessari, John, 1931-  Search this
Berger, John  Search this
Brock, Paul  Search this
Broodthaers, Marcel  Search this
Byars, James Lee  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Cotton, Paul, 1939-  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Fischl, Eric, 1948-  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983  Search this
Gorney, Jay, 1896-1990  Search this
Gould, Claudia, (Art museum curator)  Search this
Higgins, Dick, 1938-1998  Search this
Irwin, Robert, 1928-  Search this
Kappe, Ray, 1927-  Search this
Kienholz, Edward, 1927-  Search this
Knowles, Alison, 1933-  Search this
Mullican, Matt, 1951-  Search this
Mulvey, Laura  Search this
Orr, Eric, 1939-1998  Search this
Paik, Nam June, 1932-  Search this
Palestine, Charlemagne  Search this
Paz, Octavio, 1914-  Search this
Ruppersberg, Allen, 1944-  Search this
Ruscha, Edward  Search this
Salle, David, 1952-  Search this
Sontag, Susan, 1933-2004  Search this
Tcherepnin, Serge  Search this
Tillim, Sidney, 1925-  Search this
Trockel, Rosemarie, 1952-  Search this
Wheeler, Doug, 1939-  Search this
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900  Search this
Young, La Monte  Search this
Extent:
9 Items (Sound recording: 9 sound files (6 hr., 12 min.), digital, wav)
132 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Place:
Europe -- description and travel
Germany -- description and travel
Germany (East) -- Description and Travel
Holland -- Description and Travel
Netherlands -- description and travel
Date:
2012 October 18-2013 January 31
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Barbara Bloom conducted 2012 October-2013 January 31, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Bloom's home and studio, in New York, New York.
Bloom speaks of growing up in Brentwood, California; her first experience with art; her childhood and exposure to creativity; the influence of art and philosophy; going to museums as a kid; living in Monte Factor and then Los Angeles; her creative process, influences, and life as an artist; art mentors and art lessons with Cathy Herman; traveling with her family; her mom being an actress; attending Bennington College in Vermont, the 1960s, the and collage aesthetic; attending CalArt; the changes in art education at the university level; drugs use; Fluxus; John Cage and attending 4'33; living in Europe and specifically Netherlands, Germany, and Holland; books and love of reading; her daughter; the post-studio era; film and meta-movies; making "The Diamond Lane;" images and objects' connection to meanings; The Gaze; undressing the wall; Homage to Jean Seberg, Godard, Berlin; East Germany; being agnostic and Jewish; Venice Biennale; collectors; cycle of shows; MFA programs; The Tip of the Iceberg; surgeries; hospital visit, personal training, and recovery; The Seven Deadly Sins; her father; Tellus Magazine; Judaism; fabrications and drawings; archives; relationship between the artist and the viewer; her husband; 010011.net; recent show; and As It Were, So To Speak. Bloom also recalls Monte and Betty Factor, Ed Kienholz, Ron Kappe, Robbie Robe, Ray Kappe, Matt Mullican, Eric Orr, Robert Irwin, Doug Wheeler, Total: digital recordings; Claire Steinman, Rosemarie Trockel, Ash Grove, James Lee Byars, Frances Rey, Sidney Tillim, Norman O. Brown, Paul Cotton, Paul Brock, Buckminster Fuller, John Baldessari, Nam June Paik, Dick Higgins, Alison Knowles, Serge Tcherepnin, Simone Forte, Charlemagne Palestine, La Monte Young, David Salle, Eric Fischl, Marcel Broodthaers, Susan Sontag, Tim Maul, Caroline Tisdale, Marcel Duchamp, Laura Mulvey, John Berger, Oscar Wilde, Ed Ruscha, Isabella Kacprzak, Octavio Paz, Leo Castelli, Allen Ruppersberg, Jay Gorney, Claudia Gould, Susan Bronstein, Donald Judd, Robert DuGrenier, Pistoletto, Anthony Coleman, Mel Bochner, and Ken Saylor.
Biographical / Historical:
Barbara Bloom (1951- ) is a photographer, designer, and installation artist in New York, New York. James McElhinney (1952- ) is an artist and professor in New York, New York.
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:
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Designers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Fluxus (Group of artists)  Search this
Judaism  Search this
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.bloom12
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bloom12

Folder 2 B, 1874-1925. Correspondents include C. Babb, Spencer F. Baird, Newton D. Baker, Charles Barrois, Walcott D. Bartlett, Alexander Graham Bell, Albert Smith Bickmore, Morris Bien, W. L. Biersach, Cornelius L. Bliss, C. B. Boothe, Francis T. Bowl...

Collection Creator::
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 117
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7004, Charles D. Walcott Collection
See more items in:
Charles D. Walcott Collection
Charles D. Walcott Collection / Series 1: PERSONAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1873-1928 AND UNDATED. / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7004-refidd1e1168

Oral history interview with Barbara Bloom, 2012 October 18-2013 January 31

Interviewee:
Bloom, Barbara, 1951-  Search this
Interviewer:
McElhinney, James, 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Baldessari, John  Search this
Berger, John  Search this
Brock, Paul  Search this
Broodthaers, Marcel  Search this
Byars, James Lee  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Cotton, Paul  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Fischl, Eric  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster)  Search this
Gorney, Jay  Search this
Gould, Claudia, (Art museum curator)  Search this
Higgins, Dick  Search this
Irwin, Robert  Search this
Knowles, Alison  Search this
Kappe, Ray  Search this
Kienholz, Edward  Search this
Mullican, Matt  Search this
Mulvey, Laura  Search this
Orr, Eric  Search this
Paik, Nam June  Search this
Palestine, Charlemagne  Search this
Paz, Octavio  Search this
Ruppersberg, Allen  Search this
Ruscha, Edward  Search this
Salle, David  Search this
Sontag, Susan  Search this
Tcherepnin, Serge  Search this
Tillim, Sidney  Search this
Trockel, Rosemarie  Search this
Wheeler, Doug  Search this
Wilde, Oscar  Search this
Young, La Monte  Search this
Bennington College  Search this
California Institute of the Arts  Search this
Biennale di Venezia  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Place:
Europe -- description and travel
Germany -- description and travel
Germany (East) -- Description and travel
Holland -- description and travel
Netherlands -- description and travel
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Designers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Fluxus (Group of artists)  Search this
Judaism  Search this
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16106
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)362118
AAA_collcode_bloom12
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_362118
Online Media:

Handbook of the bees of the British Isles / George R. Else and Mike Edwards ; with a foreword by George McGavin ; photographic editor, Paul D. Brock

Title:
Bees of the British Isles
Author:
Else, George R.  Search this
Edwards, Mike B.Sc.  Search this
Writer of foreword:
McGavin, George  Search this
Editor:
Brock, Paul D.  Search this
Issuing body:
Ray Society  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes ; 775 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps ; 31 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Great Britain
British Isles
Date:
2018
Topic:
Bees  Search this
Hymenoptera  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1108570

The Twentieth Anniversary Collection [sound recording]

Performer:
Bothy Band  Search this
Ennis, Seamus  Search this
Burke, Kevin  Search this
Ò Domhnaill, Mícheál  Search this
Veillon, Jean-Michel  Search this
Siberil, Soig  Search this
Matheson, Karen  Search this
Kennedy, Frankie  Search this
Ní Mhaonaigh, Mairéad  Search this
Hession, Carl  Search this
Derrane, Joe 1930-2016  Search this
Havlin, Deirdre  Search this
Dillon, Mary  Search this
Canada, Michel  Search this
Casal, Nando  Search this
Ivers, Eileen  Search this
Doyle, John 1971-  Search this
Brock, Paul  Search this
Molloy, Matt  Search this
Keane, Sean  Search this
Cunningham, Johnny 1957-2003  Search this
Hadden, Martin  Search this
Forsyth, Kenny  Search this
Smillie, Phil  Search this
McComiskey, Billy  Search this
Carroll, Liz  Search this
Lyons, Tim  Search this
O'Sullivan, Jerry 1959-  Search this
Mulvihill, Brendan 1954-  Search this
Irvine, Andy  Search this
Ní Dhomhnaill, Tríona  Search this
Lemaître, Christian  Search this
Hayes, Martin  Search this
Cooney, Stephen, guitarist  Search this
Madden, Joanie  Search this
O'Briain, Garry  Search this
Martin, Neil  Search this
McGuire, Seamus  Search this
Chisholm, Duncan  Search this
Drever, Ivan  Search this
Egan, Eilis  Search this
Fahy, Mairin  Search this
Keane, James 1928-  Search this
Moloney, Mick 1944-  Search this
O'Connell, Robbie 1950-  Search this
O'Neill, Eoin  Search this
Williams, John  Search this
O'Brien, Paddy 1945-  Search this
Connolly, Seamus  Search this
Clarke, Eddie 1945-  Search this
Ryan, Joe  Search this
Langille, Claudine  Search this
Roberts, Mark 1957-  Search this
Gillaspie, Jon A  Search this
Tabor, June  Search this
Parkinson, Chris 1950-  Search this
Foley, Ged  Search this
O'Donnell, Eugene 1932-  Search this
O'Brien, Andy 1947-  Search this
McGlynn, Sean  Search this
Gaughan, Dick  Search this
Lennon, Charlie  Search this
Burke, Joe  Search this
Kornog (Musical group)  Search this
Capercaillie (Musical group)  Search this
Altan (Musical group)  Search this
Déanta (Musical group)  Search this
Milladoiro (Musical group)  Search this
Moving Cloud (Musical group)  Search this
Silly Wizard (Musical group)  Search this
Tannahill Weavers  Search this
Trian (Musical group)  Search this
Irish Tradition (Musical group)  Search this
Patrick Street (Musical group)  Search this
Relativity (Musical group)  Search this
Cherish the Ladies (Musical group)  Search this
Wolfstone (Musical group)  Search this
Reeltime (Musical group)  Search this
Touchstone (Musical group)  Search this
House Band  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Irish  Search this
French  Search this
Scots  Search this
Americans  Search this
Spanairds  Search this
Irish Americans  Search this
Bretons  Search this
Gaelic  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Ireland
United States
New York
Scotland
France
Northern Ireland
Nova Scotia
Canada
Cape Breton Island (N.S.)
Spain
Illinois
Chicago (Ill.)
Aran Islands (Ireland)
Date:
1996
Topic:
Ireland--Songs and music  Search this
British Isles--Songs and music  Search this
Scotland--Songs and music  Search this
Cape Breton Island (N.S.)--Songs and music  Search this
Québec (Province)--Songs and music  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Violin  Search this
Flute  Search this
Bouzouki  Search this
Bodhrán  Search this
Whistle  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Vocals  Search this
Piano  Search this
Harp  Search this
Gaita  Search this
Pandereta (Drum)  Search this
Drum  Search this
Conga (Drum)  Search this
Melodeon (Button-key accordion)  Search this
Percussion instruments  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Bagpipe  Search this
Mandolin  Search this
Harmonica  Search this
Clavinet  Search this
Keyboards (Music)  Search this
Violoncello  Search this
Chimes  Search this
Viola  Search this
Bass  Search this
Concertina  Search this
Synthesizer (Musical instrument)  Search this
Shawm  Search this
Local number:
Green Linnet 106
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_347104

Stick-insects of Britain, Europe, and the Mediterranean / Paul Brock ; [editor and illustrator, Andrew M. Smith]

Title:
Stick insects of Britain, Europe, and the Mediterranean
Author:
Brock, Paul D  Search this
Smith, Andrew M. 1955-  Search this
Physical description:
50 p. : ill. ; 21 x 32 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Europe
Mediterranean Region
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Stick insects  Search this
Call number:
QL509.64.A1 B76 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_703387

Plants and processes in wetlands / editors, Margaret A. Brock, Paul I. Boon, and A. Grant

Author:
Brock, Margaret A  Search this
Boon, Paul I  Search this
Grant, A  Search this
CSIRO (Australia)  Search this
Physical description:
196 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Australia
Date:
1994
C1994
Topic:
Wetlands  Search this
Wetland ecology  Search this
Call number:
QH541.5.M3 P53 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_521865

The complete field guide to stick and leaf insects of Australia / Paul D Brock and Jack W Hasenpusch

Author:
Brock, Paul D  Search this
Hasenpusch, Jack W  Search this
CSIRO (Australia)  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 204 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Identification
Guidebooks
Place:
Australia
Date:
2009
Topic:
Phasmatoptera  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1062518

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