Oral history interview with Senga Nengudi, 2013 July 9-11

Nengudi, Senga , b. 1943
Performance artist
Active in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Size: 9 sound files (2 hr., 45 min.): digital, wav
Transcript: 53 p.

Format: Originally recorded as 9 sound files. Duration is 2 hr., 45 min.

Collection Summary: An interview of Senga Nengudi conducted 2013 July 9-11, by Elissa Auther, for the Archives of American Art's, Stoddard-Fleischman Fund for the History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists, at the University of Colorado and at RedLine Denver in Denver, Colorado.

Biographical/Historical Note: Senga Nengudi (1943- ) is an visual and performance artist in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Elissa Auther (1966- ) is an associate professor of contemporary art in the Department of Visual and Performing Arts at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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 Stoddard-Fleischman Fund for the History of Rocky Mountain Area Artists.

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