Tanner, James L.
Painter, Educator, Sculptor, Printmaker, Ceramicist
Active in Janesville, Minn.
Size: Transcript: 42 pages.
Format: Originally recorded as 5 sound files. Duration is 2 hr., 46 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of James L. Tannery conducted 2011 October 7 and 8, by Mary Savig, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Tanner's home, in Janesville, Minnesota.
Biographical/Historical Note: James L. Tanner (1941- ) is a ceramic sculptor, painter, printmaker, and educator in Janesville, Minnesota.
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 Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.