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Oral history interview with Leo Rabkin, 1968 Dec. 4

Interviewee:
Rabkin, Leo, 1919-2015  Search this
Rabkin, Leo, 1919-2015  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Baziotes, William  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad  Search this
American Abstract Artists  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13120
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212462
AAA_collcode_rabkin68
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212462

Oral history interview with Stephen Radich, 1972 Feb. 18-29

Interviewee:
Radich, Stephen, 1922-2007  Search this
Radich, Stephen, 1922-2007  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Gallery owners -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13106
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213015
AAA_collcode_radich72
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213015

Oral history interview with Albert Reese, 1971 Jan. 7-13

Interviewee:
Reese, Albert  Search this
Reese, Albert  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Educators -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12313
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213020
AAA_collcode_reese71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213020

Oral history interview with Seong Moy, 1971 Jan. 18-28

Interviewee:
Moy, Seong, 1921-  Search this
Moy, Seong, 1921-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Booth, Cameron  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Vytlacil, Vaclav  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Chinese American art  Search this
Chinese American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American printmakers  Search this
Printmakers -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Theme:
Asian American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12341
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212912
AAA_collcode_moy71
Theme:
Asian American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212912
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Seong Moy

Interviewee:
Moy, Seong  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
Booth, Cameron, 1892-1980  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William, 1901-1988  Search this
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Vytlacil, Vaclav, 1892-1984  Search this
Extent:
69 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1971 Jan. 18-28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Seong Moy conducted 1971 Jan. 18-28, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Moy speaks of his childhood in Canton, China; his immigration to Minnesota; the art scene in Minneapolis and Saint Paul in the 1930s; his education; the influence of his teachers, including Cameron Booth, Hans Hofmann, and Vaclav Vytlacil; the influence of Stanley William Hayter; being introduced to printmaking by the WPA art project in Minnesota; his service as a photographer in World War II; his teaching philosophy; and the art scene in Provincetown in the 1970s.
Biographical / Historical:
Seong Moy (1921-2013) was a Chinese American painter and printmaker based in New York City, New York and Provincetown, Massachusetts. Moy was born in Canton, China. He studied at the St. Paul School of Art, Hans Hofmann School of Art and the Art Students League. He was also the director of the Seong Moy School of Painting and Graphics, Provincetown, Massachusetts in the summer.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 19 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are 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.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Chinese American art  Search this
Chinese American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American printmakers  Search this
Printmakers -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.moy71
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-moy71

Oral history interview with Lydia Winston, 1976 April 14

Interviewee:
Winston, Lydia, 1897-1989  Search this
Winston, Lydia, 1897-1989  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12607
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209388
AAA_collcode_winsto76
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_209388
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Arnold Newman, 1971 July 17-Aug. 23

Interviewee:
Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006  Search this
Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Brodovitch, Alexey  Search this
Epstein, Jacob, Sir  Search this
Gross, Chaim  Search this
Rose, Ben  Search this
Shahn, Ben  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12305
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211906
AAA_collcode_newman71
Theme:
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211906

Oral history interview with Harry N. Abrams, 1972 March 14

Interviewee:
Abrams, Harry N. (Harry Nathan), 1905-1979  Search this
Abrams, Harry N. (Harry Nathan), 1905-1979  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art publishing -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Publishers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13015
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211917
AAA_collcode_abrams72
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211917
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Charles Alan on Aline Saarinen, 1973 February 17

Interviewee:
Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975  Search this
Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Kaufmann, Edgar  Search this
Louchheim, Joseph H.  Search this
McAndrew, John  Search this
Saarinen, Aline B. (Aline Bernstein)  Search this
Saarinen, Eero  Search this
Shaw, Elizabeth Roberts  Search this
Stanton, Frank  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12458
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211923
AAA_collcode_alan73
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211923

Oral history interview with Ivan Le Lorraine Albright, 1972 February 5

Interviewee:
Albright, Ivan, 1897-1983  Search this
Albright, Ivan, 1897-1983  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12244
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211925
AAA_collcode_albrig72
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211925

Oral history interview with Carl Andre, 1972 September

Interviewee:
Andre, Carl, 1935-  Search this
Andre, Carl, 1935-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Chapman, Michael  Search this
Frampton, Hollis  Search this
Martin, Agnes  Search this
Morgan, Maud  Search this
Morgan, Patrick  Search this
Rose, Barbara  Search this
Stella, Frank  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13302
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211931
AAA_collcode_andre72sep
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211931

Oral history interview with Richard Anuszkiewicz, 1971 December 28 - 1972 January 7

Interviewee:
Anuszkiewicz, Richard, 1930-2020  Search this
Anuszkiewicz, Richard, 1930-2020  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Albers, Josef  Search this
Hensche, Henry  Search this
Stanczak, Julian  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12959
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211932
AAA_collcode_anuszk71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211932

Oral history interview with H. Harvard Arnason, 1970 March 3-9

Interviewee:
Arnason, H. Harvard, 1909-1986  Search this
Arnason, H. Harvard, 1909-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Cahill, Holger  Search this
Messer, Thomas M.  Search this
Rebay, Hilla  Search this
Sweeney, James Johnson  Search this
Wright, Frank Lloyd  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Walker Art Galleries (Minneapolis, Minn.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Museum architecture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Museum directors -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Architecture & Design  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12761
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211934
AAA_collcode_arnaso70
Theme:
Architecture & Design
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211934

Oral history interview with Peggy Bacon, 1973 May 8

Interviewee:
Bacon, Peggy, 1895-1987  Search this
Bacon, Peggy, 1895-1987  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Bellows, George  Search this
Brook, Alexander  Search this
Dasburg, Andrew  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor  Search this
Hawthorne, Charles Webster  Search this
Lie, Jonas  Search this
Miller, Kenneth Hayes  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Printmakers -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12376
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211938
AAA_collcode_bacon73
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211938
Online Media:

Oral history interview with John Canaday, 1971 August 17-24

Interviewee:
Canaday, John Edwin, 1907-1985  Search this
Canaday, John Edwin, 1907-1985  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Kimball, Fiske  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art criticism -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11814
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211941
AAA_collcode_canada71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211941

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 Bartlett H. Hayes, 1972 Oct. 24

Interviewee:
Hayes, Bartlett H., 1904-1988  Search this
Hayes, Bartlett H., 1904-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
American Academy in Rome  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Museum directors -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12945
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211947
AAA_collcode_hayes72
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211947

Oral history interview with Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1976 Dec. 16

Interviewee:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H., 1899-1981  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph H., 1899-1981  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Avery, Milton  Search this
Burliuk, David  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Eilshemius, Louis M. (Louis Michel)  Search this
Lerner, Abram  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12741
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211949
AAA_collcode_hirshh76
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211949
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Abram Lerner, 1975 Dec. 9-1976 Jan. 27

Interviewee:
Lerner, Abram, 1913-2007  Search this
Lerner, Abram, 1913-2007  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Dlugoszewski, Lucia  Search this
Evergood, Philip  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph H.  Search this
MacAgy, Douglas  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Museum directors -- Washington (D.C.) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12836
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211950
AAA_collcode_lerner75
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211950

Oral history interview with Martha Jackson, 1969 May 23

Interviewee:
Jackson, Martha Kellogg, 1907-1969  Search this
Jackson, Martha Kellogg, 1907-1969  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Martha Jackson Gallery  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Topic:
Art and literature  Search this
Art and motion pictures  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Art -- Political aspects  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11885
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211957
AAA_collcode_jackso69
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211957

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