Active in Los Angeles, Calif.
Size: 4 sound discs (7 hrs., 48 min.) : digital ; 2 5/8 in.
Format: Originally recorded 4 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 22 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 46 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Neda Al-Hilali conducted 2006 July 18-19, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the artist's home, in Los Angeles, Calif.
Biographical/Historical Note: Neda Al-Hilali (1938- ) is a fiber artist and weaver in Los Angeles, Calif. Mija Riedel (1958- ) is a curator and writer in San Francisco, Calif.
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.
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.
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