Collection size: 1 computer disk.
Collection Summary: Interviews (audio and transcripts) of thirteen retired art museum directors conducted by Janet Meredith and Liz Westerfield, 2011-2013, as part of the 21st Century Voices Oral History Project. The project, funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, was designed to record the perspectives, reflections, and experiences of art museum directors. Interviewees include Rick Brettell, Jim Demetrion, Alan Fern, Tom Freudenheim, Jack Lane, Arnold Lehman, Philippe de Montebello, Bonnie Pitman (transcript only), Joan Rosenbaum, Harry Parker, Anne Poulet, Andrea Rich, Lewis Sharp, and John Walsh. Also included are release forms for each interviewee and a description of the project. The entire collection is in electronic form.
Biographical/Historical Note: Janet Meredith and Liz Westerfield were co-directors of the project.
Donated 2016 by Janet Meredith and Liz Westerfield, co-directors of the project.
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