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Oral history interview with Jack Pierson, 2017 January 16-17

Oral history interview with Jack Pierson, 2017 January 16-17

Pierson, Jack, 1960-

Artist, Photographer

Collection Information

Size: 5 sound files (6 hrs., 10 min.) digital, wav

Summary: An interview with Jack Pierson, conducted 2017 January 16-17, by Alex Fialho, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Pierson's home in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jack Pierson (1960- ) is a multi-disciplinary artist in New York, New York. Alex Fialho (1989- ) is a curator and arts writer who is the Programs Director for Visual AIDS in New York, New York.

Provenance

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.

Funding

Funded by the Keith Haring Foundation.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Jack Pierson, 2017 January 16-17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.