Summary: An interview with Allan L. Edmunds conducted 2023 April 20, by Ruth Fine for the Archives of American Art, at Fine's home in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Allan L. Edmunds (1949- ) is a printmaker based in Philadelphia and the founder of Brandywine Workshop; in addition to spreading the use of print for education and activism, he has also been an arts administrator and public arts activist. His prints and collages often reference civil rights activism and the urban everyday.
Ruth Fine (1941- ) is a Philadelphia-based curator known for her long career at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.
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.
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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Allan Edmunds, 2023 April 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.