Art critic, Sculptor, Conceptual artist
Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: Sound recording: 1 sound file (2 hours) : digital, wav file
Collection Summary: An interview of Elayne H. Varian conducted 1975 May 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Elayne H. Varian (1913-1987) was an art adminstrator and art historian from Orlando, Fla.
These interviews are 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 others.
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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