Southern California Committee for Contemporary Art Documentation
Active in Calif.
Size: Sound recording: sound files : digital, wav file
Format: Originally recorded on 9 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 9 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 47 min.
Collection Summary: A panel discussion sponsored by the Southern California Committee for Contemporary Art Documentation.
The participants speak of the relationship between documentation and contemporary art.
The participants are: Stella Paul, Sheldon Nodelman, Henry Hopkins, Helen Mayer Harrison, Newton Harrison, David Brauer, Herschel Browning Chipp, Murney Gerlach, Derek Boshier, Nancy Holt, and Paul Karlstrom. The event is hosted by the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: The Southern California Committee for Contemporary Art Documentation is a consortium representing galleries, museums, libraries and archives throughout Southern California. Established in 1985 to promote an understanding of and interest in documentary records relating to contemporary art activity in the area.
Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.