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Oral history interview with Arnold Lehman, 2015 March 30-April 20

Lehman, Arnold L., 1944-

Museum director

Overview

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 10 sound files (6 hr.,19 min.) digital, wav

Transcript: 114 pages

Summary: An interview with Arnold Lehman, conducted 2015 March 30-April 20, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at the Brooklyn Museum in Brooklyn, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arnold Lehman (1944- ) was the director of the Brooklyn Museum in Brooklyn, New York. James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator 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.

How to Use This Collection

Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Arnold Lehman, 2015 March 30-April 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.