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Interview with Adrian Piper

Creator:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Wilson, Judith, 1952-  Search this
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Third Text  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Place:
New York, N.Y.
Date:
1989 July 18
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)21079
See more items in:
Judith Wilson papers, 1966-2010
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_21079

Oral history interview with Adrian Piper, 1990 Sept. 20

Interviewee:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Interviewer:
Withers, Josephine  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women artists -- Interviews  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Educators -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11478
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213696
AAA_collcode_piper90
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213696

Adrian Piper interview, 1991

Creator:
Withers, Josephine  Search this
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Withers, Josephine  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13361
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)255124
AAA_collcode_withjose
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_255124

Adrian Piper papers, 1966-1990

Creator:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Alloway, Lawrence  Search this
Buchanan, Nancy  Search this
LeWitt, Sol  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Mayer, Rosemary  Search this
Topic:
Art and race  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10815
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214551
AAA_collcode_pipeadri
Theme:
Women
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214551

Adrian Piper papers

Creator:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Names:
Alloway, Lawrence, 1926-1990  Search this
Buchanan, Nancy, 1946-  Search this
LeWitt, Sol, 1928-2007  Search this
Lippard, Lucy R.  Search this
Mayer, Rosemary  Search this
Extent:
10 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1966-1990
Scope and Contents:
Papers related to Piper's dual careers as conceptual artist and philosophy instructor. Personal letters and financial material are also included.
The Adrian Piper papers contain material related to Piper's art career includinc correspondence (1968-1988) with editors, curators, critics and others regarding museum and gallery exhibitions; lectures and panel discussions; and publications by and about Piper, mainly concerned with race and gender in art. Correspondents include Lawrence Alloway, Nancy Buchanan, Nina Felshin, Hans Haacke, Donald Kuspit, Sol Lewitt, Lucy Lippard, Rosemary Mayer, William Olander (The New York Museum), Philip Redican, Sam Samore, Terry Wolferton, and others. Subject files on the American Association of Museums, the National Endowment for the Arts panels and the New York State Council on the arts, and printed material including exhibition announcements and clippings are also included. Philosophy career related papers include correspondence (1974-1987) kept while teaching at the University of Michigan, Stanford University, and Georgetown University; and graduate school class notes, many with sketches. Personal papers include letters (1965-1990) from friends and family; and financial material such as tax returns and household expenses.
Arrangement:
I. Materials regarding Piper's art career, 1968-1988, boxes 1 to 3. II. materials regarding Pipers philosophy career, 1979-1987, boxes 4 to 7. III. personal papers, 1965-1990, boxes 8 to 10.
Biographical / Historical:
Adrian Piper (1948-) is a conceptual artist and philosopher. She taught philosophy at numerous institutions and was the first female African American philosophy professor to receive academic tenure in the United States. Piper moved to Berlin, Germany in 2005 where she now runs the Adrian Piper Research Archive (APRA). In 2012, Piper "publicly retired from being Black."
Provenance:
Donated 1990 by Adrian Piper.
Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED; written permission required. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Conceptual artists  Search this
Educators  Search this
Philosophers  Search this
Topic:
Art and race  Search this
Women artists  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.pipeadri
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-pipeadri

Adrian Piper interview

Interviewer:
Withers, Josephine  Search this
Interviewee:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Extent:
15 Pages (Transcript)
4 Cassettes (Sound recording)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Cassettes
Date:
1991
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Adrian Piper conducted by Josephine Withers, 1991[ month and day unidentified]. Withers conducted the interview as part of her research for an unpublished book Musing about the Muse. No further date beyond 1991 is known.
Biographical / Historical:
Adrian Piper (1948-) is a conceptual artist and philosopher. She taught philosophy at numerous institutions and was the first female African American philosophy professor to receive academic tenure in the United States. Piper moved to Berlin, Germany in 2005 where she now runs the Adrian Piper Research Archive (APRA). In 2012, Piper "publicly retired from being Black."

Josephine Withers (1938-) is an art historian and a professor emerita of art history at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Provenance:
Donated 2005 by Josephine Withers.
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:
Conceptual artists -- Interviews  Search this
Conceptual artists  Search this
Art historians -- Maryland  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.withjose
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-withjose

Oral history interview with Adrian Piper

Interviewee:
Piper, Adrian, 1948-  Search this
Interviewer:
Withers, Josephine  Search this
Extent:
87 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1990 Sept. 20
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Adrian Piper conducted 1990 Sept. 20, by Josephine Withers, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Adrian Piper (1948- ) is a conceptual artist and educator.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 2 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.
Rights:
Authorization to quote or reproduce for the purposes of publication requires written permission Adrian Piper. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Conceptual artists -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Women artists -- Interviews  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Educators -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.piper90
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-piper90

Pretend Adrian Piper

Author:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Author:
Piper, Adrian 1948- Goodbye to easy listening  Search this
Staniszewski, Mary Anne Race against time  Search this
John Weber Gallery  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 portfolio (22 leaves) illustrations 24 x 29 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibition catalogues
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books
Portfolios (containers)
Specimens
Place:
New York (State)
Date:
1990
20th century
Topic:
African Americans in art  Search this
Art--Political aspects  Search this
Blacks in art  Search this
Racism in art  Search this
Artists' books  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.P6536 P6 1991
N6537.P5 A4 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_424759

Colored people a collaborative book project by Adrian Piper ... [et al.]

Author:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Author:
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Subject:
Conwill, Houston  Search this
Morita, John  Search this
Sullivan, Kaylynn  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) chiefly color illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Books
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books
Place:
United States
England
Date:
1991
20th century
Topic:
Emotions in art  Search this
Artists' books  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.P6536 P6c 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_425471

Decide who you are texts Adrian Piper

Author:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Author:
Paula Cooper Gallery  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Artists' Books DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xxxv leaves 23 cm
Type:
Books
Artists' books (books).)
Artists' books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1992
Topic:
Artists' books  Search this
Call number:
N6537.P5 A4 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_648701

Louise Lawler, Adrian Piper and Cindy Sherman are participating in an exhibition organized by Janelle Reiring at Artists Space, September 23 to October 28, 1978

Title:
Artists Space
Author:
Reiring, Janelle  Search this
Artists Space (Gallery)  Search this
Subject:
Lawler, Louise  Search this
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Sherman, Cindy  Search this
D'Arcangelo, Christopher  Search this
Physical description:
[20] p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1978
[1978]
Call number:
N6512 .L674 1978
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_636040

Okwui Enwezor 1963-2019

Author:
Siegel, Katy  Search this
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Girffin, Tim  Search this
Ligon, Glenn 1960-  Search this
McQueen, Steve 1969-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Enwezor, Okwui  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2019
Topic:
Exhibition curators  Search this
African art curators  Search this
Call number:
N1 .A7864
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109793

Re-member the audience : Adrian Piper's mythic being advertisements

Author:
Smith, Cherise 1969-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Piper, Adrian 1948- Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2007
Call number:
N81 .A887X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_914713

Adrian Piper, a retrospective / Maurice Berger ; with contributions by Jean Fisher ... [et al.]

Author:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Berger, Maurice 1956-  Search this
Fisher, Jean 1942--  Search this
University of Maryland, Baltimore County Fine Arts Gallery  Search this
New Museum of Contemporary Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Physical description:
219 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1999
Call number:
N40.1.P6536 B4 1999
N6537.P5 A4 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_590045

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library audio archive collection, 1969-2004 [sound recording]

Author:
Smithsonian Institution Libraries  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library  Search this
Subject:
Nevelson, Louise 1899-1988  Search this
Picasso, Pablo 1881-1973  Search this
Kiesler, Frederick  Search this
Rothko, Mark 1903-1970  Search this
Arakawa, Shūsaku 1936-2010  Search this
Neutra, Dion  Search this
Schindler, R. M (Rudolph M.) 1887-1953  Search this
Sommer, Frederick 1905-1999  Search this
Soleri, Paolo 1919-2013  Search this
Bolotowsky, Ilya 1907-1981  Search this
De Looper, Willem  Search this
Lozowick, Louis 1892-1973  Search this
Levine, David 1926-2009  Search this
Sert, José Luis 1902-1983  Search this
Soyer, Raphael 1899-1987  Search this
Eakins, Thomas 1844-1916  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart 1889-1975  Search this
Nadelman, Elie 1882-1946  Search this
Gillespie, Gregory  Search this
Noland, Kenneth 1924-2010  Search this
Louis, Morris 1912-1962  Search this
Richter, Hans 1888-1976  Search this
Appel, Karel 1921-2006  Search this
Siqueiros, David Alfaro  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente 1883-1949  Search this
Rivera, Diego 1886-1957  Search this
Warhol, Andy 1928-1987  Search this
Cavallon, Giorgio 1904-1989  Search this
Di Suvero, Mark 1933-  Search this
Moore, Henry 1898-1986  Search this
Steinberg, Saul  Search this
Estes, Richard 1932-  Search this
Botero, Fernando 1932-  Search this
Canaday, John 1907-1985  Search this
Calder, Alexander 1898-1976  Search this
Maurer, Alfred Henry 1868-1932  Search this
Rickey, George  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
González, Julio 1876-1942  Search this
Snelson, Kenneth 1927-2016-  Search this
Rivers, Larry 1925-2002  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph H  Search this
Harrison, Newton 1932-  Search this
Lassaw, Ibram 1913-2003  Search this
Grooms, Red  Search this
Burliuk, David 1882-1967  Search this
Lerner, Abram  Search this
Bunshaft, Gordon 1909-1990  Search this
Dzubas, Friedel 1915-1994  Search this
Clemente, Francesco 1952-  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Acconci, Vito 1940-  Search this
Haring, Keith  Search this
Holzer, Jenny 1950-  Search this
Salle, David 1952-  Search this
Neel, Alice 1900-1984  Search this
Nakian, Reuben 1897-1986  Search this
Bacon, Francis 1909-1992  Search this
Freud, Lucian  Search this
Giacometti, Alberto 1901-1966  Search this
Abrams, Dennis 1960-  Search this
Nasgaard, Roald  Search this
Buren, Daniel  Search this
Chin, Mel 1951-  Search this
Sonnier, Keith 1941-  Search this
Conwill, Houston 1947-  Search this
Kabakov, Ilʹia Iosifovich 1933-  Search this
Ireland, David 1930-2009  Search this
Oliveira, Nathan 1928-2010  Search this
Marclay, Christian  Search this
Baldessari, John 1931-  Search this
Weiner, Lawrence  Search this
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Polke, Sigmar  Search this
Puryear, Martin 1941-  Search this
Struth, Thomas 1954-  Search this
Torres-García, Joaquín 1874-1949  Search this
Lam, Wifredo  Search this
Matta 1912-2002  Search this
Kosuth, Joseph  Search this
Leirner, Jac 1961-  Search this
Saar, Alison  Search this
Rothenberg, Susan 1945-  Search this
Dubuffet, Jean 1901-1985  Search this
Hill, Gary 1951-  Search this
Murray, Elizabeth 1940-2007  Search this
Gilbert & George  Search this
Physical description:
306 audio files : digital
Type:
Sound recordings
Sources
Interviews
Broadcasts
Lectures
Symposia
Ceremonies
Date:
1969
1969-2004
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Art, Modern--History  Search this
Painting, Modern--History  Search this
Sculpture, Modern--History  Search this
Architecture, Modern--History  Search this
Artists  Search this
Emigration and immigration in art  Search this
Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Country music  Search this
Art criticism  Search this
Earthworks (Art)  Search this
Visual perception  Search this
Conceptual art  Search this
Call number:
N6447 .H584
Restrictions & Rights:
Full access copies are available through the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library, Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Information on who to contact for full access is available on the Hirshhorm Museum and Sculpture Gardern Library Audio Archive website.
Copyright restrictions may apply.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_956845

Reveries of a solitary dancer / David Velasco

Author:
Velasco, David  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Piper, Adrian,1948-  Search this
Type:
Articles
Exhibitions
Date:
2018
Call number:
N1 .A7864
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1099204

Adrian Piper / edited by Begum Yasar

Artist:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Author:
Yasar, Begum 1983-  Search this
Lévy Gorvy (Gallery : New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Physical description:
91 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2017
20th century
Topic:
Conceptual art  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.P6536 L66 2017
N6537.P5 A4 2017
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1087978

Adrian Piper : a synthesis of intuitions, 1965-2016 / organized by Christophe Cherix, Cornelia H. Butler, and David Platzker, with Tessa Ferreyoss ; foreward by Glenn D. Lowry, Ann Philbin, and Okwui Enwezor

Writer of added commentary:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Cherix, Christophe  Search this
Butler, Cornelia H.  Search this
Platzker, David 1965-  Search this
Organizer:
Ferreyos, Tessa  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Lowry, Glenn D.  Search this
Philbin, Ann  Search this
Enwezor, Okwui  Search this
Sponsoring body:
Hyŏndae K'adŭ Chusik Hoesa  Search this
Host institution:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Piper, Adrian 1948- Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
349 pages : color illustrations, 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2018
Topic:
Conceptual art  Search this
Self (Philosophy) in art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1093347

Adrian Piper : a reader

Artist:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
Butler, Cornelia H.  Search this
Platzker, David 1965-  Search this
Subject:
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Piper, Adrian 1948- Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
276 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
Conceptual art  Search this
Performance art  Search this
Interactive art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094662

Art : a woman's sensibility / [Miriam Schapiro, editor]

Issuing body:
California Institute of the Arts Feminist Art Program  Search this
Editor:
Schapiro, Miriam 1923-2015  Search this
Author of introduction:
Metzger, Deena  Search this
Artist:
Adams, Pat 1928-  Search this
Antin, Eleanor  Search this
Asher, Elise 1914-  Search this
Baber, Alice  Search this
Benglis, Lynda 1941-  Search this
Bernstein, Judith 1942-  Search this
Blaine, Nell 1922-1996  Search this
Brenner, Susan  Search this
Brody, Sherry 1932-  Search this
Brown, Joan 1938-1990  Search this
Burko, Diane 1945-  Search this
Campbell, Gretna 1922-1987  Search this
Caparn, Rhys 1909-1997  Search this
Caroompas, Carole  Search this
Carson, Karen 1943-  Search this
Danielli, Edie  Search this
Edelheit, Martha  Search this
Fine, Perle 1905-1988  Search this
Flack, Audrey  Search this
Freed, Hermine  Search this
Freilicher, Jane 1924-2014  Search this
Getchoff, Sonia  Search this
Graves, Nancy 1940-1995  Search this
Grigoriadis, Mary  Search this
Haerer, Carol 1933-2002  Search this
Hall, Susan  Search this
Hammond, Harmony  Search this
Harris, Pamela  Search this
Hartigan, Grace  Search this
Hirsch, Gilah Yelin  Search this
Horowitz, Ida  Search this
Jacobs, Jessica  Search this
Katzen, Lila  Search this
Knowles, Alison 1933-  Search this
Korman, Harriet  Search this
Kozloff, Joyce  Search this
Krasner, Lee 1908-1984  Search this
Lansner, Fay  Search this
Lanyon, Ellen  Search this
Leaf, June 1929-  Search this
Leonard, Joanne  Search this
Levi, Linda  Search this
Mainardi, Patricia  Search this
Mangold, Sylvia Plimack 1938-  Search this
Marcus, Marcia 1928-  Search this
Morgan, Barbara Brooks 1900-1992  Search this
Maas Mosen, Nancy  Search this
Neel, Alice 1900-1984  Search this
Newburger, Babette  Search this
Palfi, Marion 1907-1978  Search this
Picard, Lil  Search this
Pindell, Howardena 1943-  Search this
Piper, Adrian 1948-  Search this
Rachel, Vaughan  Search this
Remington, Deborah  Search this
Reynal, Jeanne 1903-  Search this
Saar, Betye  Search this
Savage, Naomi 1927-  Search this
Schneemann, Carolee 1939-  Search this
Semmel, Joan 1932-  Search this
Slavin, Arlene  Search this
Sleigh, Sylvia  Search this
Smith, Barbara Turner 1931-  Search this
Snyder, Joan 1940-  Search this
Spero, Nancy 1926-2009  Search this
Speyer, Nora  Search this
Stevens, May  Search this
Strider, Marjorie  Search this
Stuart, Michelle 1933-  Search this
Tavenner, Patricia  Search this
Van Fleet, Ellen 1942 or 1944-  Search this
Wayne, June 1918-2011  Search this
Wilke, Hannah  Search this
Zehr, Connie  Search this
Zucker, Barbara M. 1940-  Search this
Physical description:
82 pages : illustrations ; 18 x 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1975
20th century
Topic:
Feminism and art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Painters  Search this
Call number:
N43 .C35 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095826

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