Painter, Draftsman (artist)
Active in Chicago, Ill.; Willmette, Ill.
Size: Transcript 194 p.
Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 25 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Jim Nutt conducted 1979, by I. Michael Ranoff, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Jim Nutt (1938- ) is a painter and draftsman from Wilmette, Ill.
This interview is part of the Archives' 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.