Oral history interview with Lloyd E. Herman, 2010 Sept. 21

Herman, Lloyd E. , b. 1936
Curator, Museum director
Active in Washington, D.C.; Seattle, Wash.

Size: Sound recording, master: 5 sound files (4 hr., 13 min.): digital, wav
Transcript: 85 p.

Collection Summary: An interview of Lloyd E. Herman conducted 2010 September 21, by Paul J. Smith, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Smith's office, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note: Interviewee Lloyd E. Herman (1932-) is a former director of the Smithsonian Institution's Renwick Gallery and from Normandy Park, Wash. Interviewer Paul J. Smith (1931-) is Director Emeritus of the Museum of Arts & Design 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.

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