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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

Jack Tworkov papers, circa 1926-1993

Creator:
Tworkov, Jack, 1900-1982  Search this
Tworkov, Jack, 1900-1982  Search this
Subject:
Forge, Andrew  Search this
Dickinson, Edwin Walter  Search this
Demarco, Ricky  Search this
Knaths, Karl  Search this
Katz, Paul  Search this
Herzbrun, Helene  Search this
Hartigan, Grace  Search this
Bartlett, Jennifer  Search this
Ashton, Dore  Search this
Ashbury, John  Search this
Cézanne, Paul  Search this
Cavallon, Giorgio  Search this
Calfee, William H. (William Howard)  Search this
Blinken, Donald M.  Search this
Ponsold, Renate  Search this
Praeger, David A.  Search this
Westenberger, Theo  Search this
Summerford, Joe  Search this
Thorne, Joan  Search this
Matter, Herbert  Search this
Lindeberg, Linda  Search this
Osborn, Robert Chesley  Search this
Newman, Arnold  Search this
Newman, Michael  Search this
Wise, Howard  Search this
Wheeler, Dennis  Search this
Yunkers, Adja  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Egan Gallery  Search this
Stable Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Nancy Hoffman Gallery  Search this
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Poindexter Gallery  Search this
Zabriskie Gallery  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Video recordings
Interviews
Motion pictures (visual works)
Sound recordings
Sketches
Diaries
Topic:
Painting -- New York (State)  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13402
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211452
AAA_collcode_tworjack2
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211452
Online Media:

Tony Vevers papers, 1947-2008, bulk 1960-1999

Creator:
Vevers, Tony, 1926-2008  Search this
Vevers, Tony, 1926-2008  Search this
Subject:
L'Engle, Lucy  Search this
L'Engle, William  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Smith, Houghton Cranford  Search this
Stout, Myron  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Andersen, Yvonne  Search this
Yamamoto, Gwen  Search this
Yamamoto, Taro  Search this
Dickinson, Edwin Walter  Search this
Vevers, Tabitha  Search this
Webster, E. Ambrose (Edwin Ambrose)  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Halvorsen, Elspeth  Search this
Grooms, Red  Search this
Falcone, Dominic  Search this
Sun Gallery (Provincetown, Mass.)  Search this
Long Point Gallery (Provincetown, Mass.)  Search this
Purdue University  Search this
Provincetown Art Association  Search this
Type:
Prints
Photographs
Portraits
Watercolor paintings
Place:
Provincetown (Mass.) -- description and travel
Topic:
Transcripts  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Art -- History -- Study and teaching  Search this
Art, Modern -- 19th century  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Educators -- Massachusetts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16136
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)363703
AAA_collcode_vevetony
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_363703
Online Media:

Kenneth and Miriam Stubbs papers regarding E. Ambrose Webster, 1911-2007

Creator:
Stubbs Kenneth, 1907-1967  Search this
Stubbs Kenneth, 1907-1967  Search this
Subject:
Stubbs, Miriam  Search this
Vevers, Tony  Search this
Webster, E. Ambrose (Edwin Ambrose)  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Photographs
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16247
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)370572
AAA_collcode_stubkenn
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_370572

Oral history interview with Salvatore Del Deo, 1977 July 13-November 3

Interviewee:
Del Deo, Salvatore, 1928-  Search this
Del Deo, Salvatore, 1928-  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12830
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211904
AAA_collcode_deldeo77
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211904
Online Media:

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 Morris Davidson, 1971 July 21

Interviewee:
Davidson, Morris, 1898-1979  Search this
Davidson, Morris, 1898-1979  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13196
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212026
AAA_collcode_davids71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212026

Oral history interview with Myron S. Stout, 1984 March 26-October 3

Interviewee:
Stout, Myron Stedman, 1908-1987  Search this
Stout, Myron Stedman, 1908-1987  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Subject:
Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center  Search this
Hansa Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12034
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212108
AAA_collcode_stout84
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212108
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Myron S. Stout, 1965 September 2

Interviewee:
Stout, Myron Stedman, 1908-1987  Search this
Stout, Myron Stedman, 1908-1987  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Subject:
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painting -- Technique -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12162
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212109
AAA_collcode_stout65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212109

Oral history interview with Henry Hensche, 1971 June 14

Interviewee:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11828
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212728
AAA_collcode_hensch71
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212728

Oral history interview with Philip Cecil Malicoat, 1975 Oct. 31

Interviewee:
Malicoat, Philip Cecil, 1908-1981  Search this
Malicoat, Philip Cecil, 1908-1981  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Subject:
Federal Art Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painting, American -- Massachusetts  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12721
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212885
AAA_collcode_malico75
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212885
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Dorothy Lake Gregory Moffett, 1972 Sept. 22

Interviewee:
Moffett, Dorothy Lake Gregory, 1893-1975  Search this
Moffett, Dorothy Lake Gregory, 1893-1975  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Educators -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13121
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212905
AAA_collcode_moffet72
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212905
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Ferol Sibley Warthen, 1981 September 3

Interviewee:
Warthen, Ferol Sibley, 1890-1986  Search this
Warthen, Ferol Sibley, 1890-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Printmakers -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12725
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213181
AAA_collcode_warthe81
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213181
Online Media:

Oral history interview with George D. Yater, 1974 July 18

Interviewee:
Yater, George D. (George David), 1910-1993  Search this
Yater, George D. (George David), 1910-1993  Search this
Interviewer:
Brown, Robert F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Photography, Artistic -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12115
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213206
AAA_collcode_yater74
Theme:
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213206

Oral history interview with Peter Busa, 1965 September 5

Interviewee:
Busa, Peter, 1914-1985  Search this
Busa, Peter, 1914-1985  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Subject:
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Art, Abstract  Search this
Painters -- Minnesota -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11686
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214092
AAA_collcode_busa65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214092
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Nassos Daphnis, 1964 September 6

Interviewee:
Daphnis, Nassos, 1914-2010  Search this
Daphnis, Nassos, 1914-2010  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
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Art -- Technique  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13230
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214094
AAA_collcode_daphni64
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214094
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Martin Friedman, 1965 Sept. 3-Sept. 5

Interviewee:
Friedman, Martin, 1896-1980  Search this
Friedman, Martin, 1896-1980  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Subject:
Ryder, Albert Pinkham  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculptors -- United States -- Interviews  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Art and music  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12467
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214100
AAA_collcode_friedmm65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214100
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Mervin Jules, 1968 Aug. 27

Interviewee:
Jules, Mervin, 1912-1994  Search this
Jules, Mervin, 1912-1994  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
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13186
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214110
AAA_collcode_jules68
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214110
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Philip Cecil Malicoat, 1965 Aug. 30

Interviewee:
Malicoat, Philip Cecil, 1908-1981  Search this
Malicoat, Philip Cecil, 1908-1981  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12067
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214119
AAA_collcode_malico65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214119

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