Active in Honolulu, Hawaii
Size: Transcript: 99 pages.
Format: Originally recorded on 6 memory cards as 9 digital sound files. Duration is 5 hr., 18 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Ron Kent conducted 2010 April 20 and 22, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Kent's home and studio in Kailua, Hawaii.
Biographical/Historical Note: Ron Kent (1931- ) is a wood artist in Kailua, Hawaii.
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.