Oral history interview with Charles Atlas, 2016 May 31-June 1

Atlas, Charles , b. 1949
Video artist, Filmmaker, Set designer
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: 3 sound files (6 hrs., 54 min.) digital, wav

Collection Summary: An interview with Charles Atlas conducted 2016 May 31-June 1, by Linda Yablonsky, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Atlas' home and studio.

Biographical/Historical Note: Charles M. Atlas (1949- ) is a video artist, film director, and lighting and set designer in New York, New York. Linda Yablonsky (1948- ) is a writer 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.

Funding for this interview was provided by the Keith Haring Foundation.

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