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Willem Volkersz interviews, 1975-1985

Creator:
Volkersz, Willem, 1939-  Search this
Volkersz, Willem, 1939-  Search this
Subject:
Finster, Howard  Search this
Howard, Jesse  Search this
St. EOM  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10432
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213833
AAA_collcode_volkwill
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213833

Oral history interview with John Buck, 2008 September 13-December 13

Interviewee:
Buck, John, 1946-  Search this
Buck, John, 1946-  Search this
Interviewer:
Matteson, Lynn Robert, 1939-  Search this
Subject:
Stoddard-Fleischman History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculptors -- Montana -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15679
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)282747
AAA_collcode_buck08
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_282747

Oral history interview with Deborah Butterfield, 2008 September 13-October 7

Interviewee:
Butterfield, Deborah, 1949-  Search this
Butterfield, Deborah, 1949-  Search this
Interviewer:
Matteson, Lynn Robert, 1939-  Search this
Subject:
Stoddard-Fleischman History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Horses -- Women sculptors -- Montana -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15686
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)282759
AAA_collcode_butter09
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_282759

Oral history interview with Deborah Butterfield

Interviewee:
Butterfield, Deborah, 1949-  Search this
Interviewer:
Matteson, Lynn Robert  Search this
Creator:
Stoddard-Fleischman History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists project  Search this
Names:
Stoddard-Fleischman History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists project  Search this
Extent:
60 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2008 September 13-October 7
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Deborah Butterfield conducted 2008 September 13-October 7, by Lynn R. Matteson, for the Archives of American Art's Stoddard-Fleischman History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists oral history project, at Butterfield's home, in Bozeman, Montana.
Deborah Butterfield and Lynn R. Matteson discuss the artist's early childhood, love of horses, her horse ranch, life in Montana, teaching at University of Wisconsin, Madison, martial arts, and her family.
Biographical / Historical:
Deborah Butterfield (1949- ) is a sculptor in Bozeman, Montana and Hawaii.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 48 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.
Restrictions:
This interview is access restricted; written permission is required. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Rights:
Authorization to quote or reproduce for the purposes of publication requires written permission from Deborah Butterfield. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The donor retains all intellectual property rights, including copyright, that they may own.
Topic:
Horses -- Women sculptors -- Montana -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.butter09
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-butter09

Willem Volkersz interviews

Creator:
Volkersz, Willem  Search this
Names:
Finster, Howard, 1916-2001  Search this
Howard, Jesse, 1885-1983  Search this
St. EOM, 1908-1986  Search this
Extent:
2.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1975-1985
Summary:
The Willem Voklersz interviews measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1975-1985. The collection consists of twenty-nine sound cassettes containing thirty-one interviews of folk artists conducted by Volkersz for a personal research project, a monologue, and readings by Volkersz of notes on individual artists. Subjects include folk artists such as Howard Finster, Jesse Howard, and St. EOM (Eddie Owens Martin). Also found are thirty-seven transcripts of the recordings.
Scope and Contents:
The Willem Voklersz interviews measure 2.6 linear feet and date from 1975-1985. The collection consists of twenty-nine sound cassettes containing thirty-one interviews of folk artists conducted by Volkersz for a personal research project, a monologue, and readings by Volkersz of notes on individual artists. Subjects include folk artists such as Howard Finster, Jesse Howard, and St. EOM (Eddie Owens Martin). Also found are thirty-seven transcripts of the recordings.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Willem Volkersz is a teacher, collector, and sculptor of Bozeman, Montana, who was born in Holland and came to the United States following World War II. He completed his education at the University of Washington in 1965, and completed a Masters of Fine Art at Mills College in 1967.

Volkersz began researching and collecting work by visionary and naive artists while a professor at the Kansas City Art Institute. His collection is now at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, and the Missoula Art Museum, in Missoula, Montana.
Provenance:
Sound recordings of the Willem Volkersz interviews were donated to the Archives of American Art in 1986 by Willem Volkersz, who made them primarily for his own use as a researcher, collector and teacher of folk art. They were transcribed in 1989 for the Archives of American Art by Toni Reineke.
Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Folk artists -- United States  Search this
Educators -- Montana -- Bozeman  Search this
Collectors -- Montana -- Bozeman  Search this
Sculptors -- Montana -- Bozeman  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Citation:
Willem Volkersz interviews, 1975-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institute.
Identifier:
AAA.volkwill
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-volkwill

Oral history interview with John Buck

Interviewee:
Buck, John, 1946-  Search this
Interviewer:
Matteson, Lynn Robert  Search this
Creator:
Stoddard-Fleischman History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists project  Search this
Names:
Stoddard-Fleischman History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists project  Search this
Extent:
6 Items (Sound recording: 6 sound files (2 hr., 56 min.), digital, wav)
49 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
2008 September 13-December 13
Scope and Contents:
An interview of John Buck conducted 2008 September 13-14 and December 13, by Lynn R. Matteson, for the Archives of American Art, at Buck's homes and studio, in Bozeman, Montana and Palm Desert, California.
Biographical / Historical:
John Buck (1946- ) is a sculptor and printmaker who lives and works in Bozeman, Montana and Hawaii.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound disc. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 56 min.
Originally recorded as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 27 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.
Occupation:
Printmakers  Search this
Topic:
Sculptors -- Montana -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.buck08
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-buck08

Sacajawea, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Mathiesen, Pat 1934-  Search this
Subject:
Sacajawea  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronze; Base: stone
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Bozeman Bozeman Montana
Located Bozeman Tourist Information Bureau 1000 North 7th Bozeman Montana
Date:
1994. Copyrighted 1994. Dedicated May 1995
Topic:
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Ethnic--Shoshone  Search this
Object--Weapon--Dagger  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000056
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322504

Jazzier, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Massman, Denise  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: cast aluminum; Foundation: cast concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
Montana
Bozeman
Date:
1995. Installed Sept. 16, 1995
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Music  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000080
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322561

Sphinx, (sculpture)

Title:
Travelling Sphinx, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Biehl, Dan  Search this
Medium:
1952 travel-trailer, plywood, polystyrene foam, canvas and brass
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
Montana
Bozeman
Date:
May-June 1995
Topic:
Mythology--Egyptian--Sphinx  Search this
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000179
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_326710

Spheres in Water, Evolution, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Linder, Kirk P.  Search this
Medium:
Red-twig dogwood and willow
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Site-specific
Sculptures
Place:
Montana
Bozeman
Date:
Oct. 29, 1995
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Allegory--Life  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000189
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_326720

Yellow, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Bates, Gary  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: steel, painted bright yellow; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Montana State University Physical Plant 6th & Grant Bozeman Montana 59717
Located Montana State University Adjacent to A. J. M. Johnson Hall Bozeman Montana 59717
Date:
1970
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000270
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327333

Arc Flight, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Boshart, Jeff  Search this
Medium:
Metal, painted red-orange on the exterior and light blue on the interior
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Montana State University Physical Plant 6th & Grant Bozeman Montana 59717
Located Montana State University Creative Arts Building Bozeman Montana 59717
Date:
1978
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000271
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327334

(Three Reliefs), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Autio, Rudy 1926-2007  Search this
Architectural firm:
Page, Warner  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic and concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures-Architectural component
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Montana State University Physical Plant 6th & Grant Bozeman Montana 59717
Located Montana State University Library Bozeman Montana 59717
Date:
1961
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Education  Search this
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000274
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327337

Untitled, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Autio, Rudy 1926-2007  Search this
Medium:
Metal
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Montana State University Physical Plant 6th & Grant Bozeman Montana 59717
Located Montana State University In front of Art Building Bozeman Montana 59717
Date:
1968
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000275
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327338

Colter's Run From the Blackfeet, (sculpture)

Title:
John Colter's Run, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Pomeroy, Lyndon Fayne 1925-2018  Search this
Medium:
Metal
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Montana State University Museum of the Rockies Bozeman Montana 59717
Topic:
Western  Search this
Control number:
IAS 28570006
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_23354

Chet Huntley, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Wernher, Derek 1938-2017  Search this
Subject:
Huntley, Chet  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Montana State University Museum of the Rockies Bozeman Montana 59717
Date:
Copyrighted in 1974
Topic:
Western  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAS 28570018
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_23366

Chet Huntley, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Wernher, Derek 1938-2017  Search this
Subject:
Huntley, Chet  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Montana State University Museum of the Rockies Bozeman Montana 59717
Date:
Copyrighted in 1974
Topic:
Western  Search this
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Control number:
IAS 28570019
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_23367

Herd Bull, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Daniels, Benji Oswego 1946-  Search this
Assistant:
Hadcock, Jim  Search this
Medium:
Welded steel
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
Montana
Bozeman
Date:
1990. Copyrighted 1990
Topic:
Animal--Buffalo  Search this
Animal--Other--Skeleton  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000045
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_319318

Untitled, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Christiansen, Del  Search this
Medium:
Wrought iron, painted light blue
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
Montana
Bozeman
Date:
Ca. 1970-1980
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000046
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322494

Three Graces, (sculpture)

Title:
Three Figures, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Henderson, Susan  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: clay with glaze oxides; Foundation: tamped earth and wood
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Place:
Montana
Bozeman
Date:
1986-1987
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Mythology--Classical--Graces  Search this
Control number:
IAS MT000047
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_322495

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