Oral history interview with Barbara Bloom, 2012 October 18-2013 January 31

Bloom, Barbara , b. 1951
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: 9 sound files (6 hr., 12 min.) digital, wav

Format: Originally recorded as 9 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hrs., 12 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Barbara Bloom conducted 2012 October-2013 January 31, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Bloom's home and studio, in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note: Barbara Bloom (1951- ) is a photographer, designer, and installation artist in New York, New York. James McElhinney (1952- ) is an artist and professor in New York, New York.

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.

How to Use this Interview

  • For information on how to access this interview contact Reference Services.
  • For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.