Active in Paris, France; New York, N.Y.
Size: Transcript: 70 pages.
Format: Originally recorded on 5 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 9 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 3 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Elaine Sturtevant conducted 2007 July 25-26, by Bruce Hainley and Michael Lobel, for the Archives of American Art, at the Archives of American Art, in New York, N.Y.
Biographical/Historical Note: Elaine Sturtevant (1924-2014) was a multi-media artist in Paris, France. Bruce Hainley is a writer from Los Angeles, California. Michael Lobel is an art historian from 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 the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.