Oral history interview with Lucas Samaras, 1968 January 18

Samaras, Lucas , b. 1936
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Performance artist
Active in New York, N.Y.

Size: Transcript: 104 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hr., 33 min.

Collection Summary: Interview of Lucas Samaras conducted 1968 January 18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Lucas Samaras (1936-) is a sculptor from 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 others.

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