Painter, Set designer
Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: Transcript: 240 pages
Format: Originally recorded on 6 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 12 digital wav files. Duration is 10 hr., 6 min.
Sound quality is poor.
Collection Summary: An interview of Victoria Barr conducted 1977 January 11-February 18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Victoria Barr (1937- ) is a set designer and painter from New York, New York.
These interviews are 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.
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.