Oral history interview with Douglas Crimp, 2009 March 8

Crimp, Douglas , b. 1944
Art critic, Art historian, Teacher
Active in Rochester, N.Y

Size: Transcript: 122 pages

Format: Originally recorded as 10 digital sound files. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 14 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Douglas Crimp conducted 2009 March 8, by Johanna Burton, for the Archives of American Art, at the Crimp's home, in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note: Douglas Crimp (1944- ) is a professor and art critic 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 Brown 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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