Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: Transcript: 75 p.
Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape. Reformated in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 2 min.
Collection Summary: Interview of Howardena Pindell conducted 1972 July 10, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Pindell speaks of her childhood, Boston art scene in the 1960's, printmaking, teaching, the Museum of Modern Art, her painting methods, interest in photography, involvement with Women's Movement and her travels.
Biographical/Historical Note: Howardena Pindell (1943- ) is a painter and educator from New York, N.Y.
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.
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