Oral history interview with Lorraine O'Grady, 2010 Apr. 12-15

O'Grady, Lorraine , b. 1934
Conceptual artist
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: Sound recording, master: 9 memory cards (8 hr., 17 min.) secure digital; 1.25 in.
Transcript: 139 p.

Collection Summary: An interview of Lorraine O'Grady conducted 2010 Apr. 12-15, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at O'Grady's home and studio in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note: Lorraine O'Grady (1934- ) is a conceptual artist in New York, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former executive director of iCI 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 Terra Foundation for American Art.

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