Oral history interview with Adrian Piper, 1990 Sept. 20

Piper, Adrian , b. 1948
Educator, Conceptual artist
Active in Wellesley, Mass.

Size: Transcript: 87 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 2 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Adrian Piper conducted 1990 Sept. 20, by Josephine Withers, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Adrian Piper (1948- ) is a conceptual artist and educator.

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.

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.

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