Oral history interview with Arne (Arnold) Glimcher, 2010 Jan. 6-25

Glimcher, Arnold B. , b. 1938
Director, Dealer, Producer
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: 2 wav files (2 hr., 27 min.) : digital

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 27 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Arne Glimcher conducted 2010 Jan. 6 and 25, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at PaceWildenstein, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note: Arne Glimcher (1938- ) is an art dealer in New York, N.Y., who founded the Pace Gallery in 1963, which, in 1993, joined up with Wildenstein & Co. to create PaceWildenstein. James McElhinney (1952-) is an artist, writer and educator in New York, N.Y.

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.

Funding for this interview was provided by the Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation.
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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