Sculptor, Arts administrator, Art teacher
Active in Detroit, Mich.
Size: 1 wav file (42 min.): digital
Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformated in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 42 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of Walter Midener conducted 1981 Aug. 3, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Walter Midener (1912-1998) was a sculptor from Detroit, Mich.
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 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.
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