Active in New York, N.Y.
Size: Transcript: 216 pages
Format: Originally recorded 3 sound tape reels. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 10 hr., 37 min.
Partially transferred from original acetate tape reels.
Collection Summary: An interview of Will Barnet conducted 1964 January 20-1964 February 17, by Richard Brown Baker, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical/Historical Note: Will Barnet (1911-2012) is a painter and printmaker from New York, New York.
This interview is part of the Archives' 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.