Oral history interview with Geoffrey Hendricks, 2009 May 15-19

Hendricks, Geoffrey , b. 1931
Painter, Installation artist
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: 4 digital wav files (4 hr., 2min.) digital

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 2 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Geoffrey Hendricks conducted 2009 May 15-19, by Kathy Goncharov, for the Archives of American Art, at Hendricks' home and studio, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note: Geoffrey Hendricks (1931- ) is a Fluxus artist in New York, N.Y. Hendricks taught at Rutgers University for 47 years. Hendricks lives and works 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 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.

How to Use this Interview

  • Authorization to reproduce or publish requires written permission from Geoffrey Hendricks, 486 Greenwich St. New York, N.Y. 10013
  • For information on how to access this interview contact Reference Services.
  • For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.

Make a Request

Reading Room Reproduction

Also in the Archives