Painter, Sculptor, Furniture designer
Active in Williamsburg, Mass.
Size: Transcript: 137 pages.
Format: Originally recorded on 4 memory cards. Reformated in 2010 as 9 digital sound files. Duration is 6 hr., 28 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Roy Superior conducted 2010 June 29 and 30, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Superior's home and studio, in Williamsburg, Massachusetts.
Biographical/Historical Note: Roy Superior (1934-) is a wood artist and educator in Williamsburg, Massachusetts. Mija Riedel (1958-) is a writer and independent scholar in San Francisco, California.
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.