Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: 4 sound files (4 hr., 26 min.) digital
Format: Originally recorded as 4 sound files. Duration is 4 hr., 26 min.
Collection Summary: An interview with Barbara Novak conducted 2013 October 8-17, by James McElhinney, for the Archvies of American Art, at Novak's home. in Manhattan, N.Y.
Biographical/Historical Note: Barbara Novak (1929- ) is an art historian in New York, N.Y. James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator of 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.