Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 53 min., 22 sec.
Creator: Alice Denney (1922-)
Co-Creator: Walter Hopps (1932-)
Description: An interview of Alice Denney conducted by Walter Hopps for the National Museum of American Art.
Denney speaks of her organization of two Washington, D.C. art happenings: the "Pop Festival," held in conjunction with an exhibition, The popular image, sponsored by the Washington Gallery of Modern Art, April 18 - May 1, 1966; and the "Now Festival," April 26 - May 1, 1966.
She recalls Robert Rauschenberg's performance pieces including Pelican (1963), Linoleum (1966), Spring training (1965), and Map room (1965).
Forms part of: Oral history interview with Alice Denney, 1976 May 13
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Interview with Alice Denney, 1976 May 13. Oral history interview with Alice Denney, 1976 May 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 15098
- Denney, Alice
- Happening (Art)
- Performance art
- Rauschenberg, Robert
- Washington, D.C.
Availability: This item has been digitally reformattted. It is available by appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations by request.