Active in New Haven, Conn.
11 sound files (7 hr.,19 min.) digital, wav
Transcript: 101 pages
Format: Originally recorded as 11 sound cassette as 11 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 19 min.
Collection Summary: An interview of William Bailey conducted 2012 October 10- December 5, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art at Bailey's studio, in New Haven, Connecticut.
Biographical/Historical Note: Interviewee William Bailey (1930- ) is a figurative painter in New Haven, Connecticut. Interviewer James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator in New York, New York.
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.