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Oral history interview with Adrian Saxe, 2007 October 10-15

Oral history interview with Adrian Saxe, 2007 October 10-15

Saxe, Adrian Anthony, 1943-

Ceramicist

Collection Information

Size: 4 sound discs (4 hr., 50 min.) : digital ; 2 5/8 in.

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 50 min.

Summary: An interview of Adrian Saxe conducted 2007 October 10-15, by Jo Lauria, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in the ceramics lab at UCLA, in Los Angeles, California.

Biographical/Historical Note

Adrian Saxe (1943- ) is a ceramist in Los Angeles, California. Jo Lauria is a curator and arts writer from Los Angeles, California.

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

Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. 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.

Authorization to use the audio in any publication requires written authorization from Frank Lloyd Gallery, 2525 Michigan Ave., B5b, Santa Monica, Calif. 90404.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Adrian Saxe, 2007 October 10-15. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.