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Oral history interview with Arthur Amiotte, 2010 August 18-19

Oral history interview with Arthur Amiotte, 2010 August 18-19

Amiotte, Arthur Douglas, 1942-

Painter, Educator, Collagist, Author

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 124 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 5 memory cards as 8 digital sound files. Duration is 6 hr., 7 min.

Summary: An interview of Arthur Amiotte conducted 2010 August 18 and 19, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Amiotte's studio in Custer, South Dakota.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arthur Amiotte (1942- ) is an artist and independent scholar in Custer, South Dakota. Mija Riedel (1958- ) is an independent scholar and writer in San Francisco, 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.

Transcript not to be made available on-line.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Arthur Amiotte, 2010 August 18-19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.