Curator, Arts administrator, Writer
Size: Sound recording, master: 7 sound files (4 hr., 44 min.) digital, wav
Collection Summary: An interview of Brenda Richardson conducted 2011 July 29-30, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Richardson's home, in Balitmore, Md.
Biographical/Historical Note: Brenda Richardson (1942- ) is an art museum curator/administrator and arts writer in Baltimore, Md. 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 A G Foundation.