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Oral history interview with Allan McCollum, 2010 Feb. 23-Apr. 9

Oral history interview with Allan McCollum, 2010 Feb. 23-Apr. 9

McCollum, Allan, 1944-

Conceptual artist

Collection Information

Size: 2 sound discs (9 hr., 38 min.) digital

Transcript: 164 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 9 hrs., 38 min.

Summary: An interview of Allan McCollum conducted 2010 Feb. 23-Apr. 9, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's U.S. General Services Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts oral history project, at the Archives of American Art, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Allan McCollum (1944- ) is a contemporary artist in New York, N.Y. Avis Berman (1949- ) is an independent writer in New York, N.Y.

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 U.S. General Services Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts.

Audio: Authorization to reproduce or publish requires written permission from Allan McCollum, 63 Greene St., Apt. 308 New York, N.Y. 10012

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Allan McCollum, 2010 Feb. 23-Apr. 9. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.