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Oral history interview with Barbara Kruger, 2016 May 9

Kruger, Barbara, 1945-

Conceptual artist


Collection Information

Size: 1 sound file (2 hrs., 58 min.), digital, wav

Summary: An interview with Barbara Kruger conducted 2016 May 9, by Hunter Drohojowska-Philp, for the Archives of American Art, at Kruger's home and studio in Los Angeles, California.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Barbara Kruger (1945- ) is a conceptual artist in Los Angeles, California. Interviewer Hunter Drohojowska-Philp is a writer in Los Angeles, California.


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.

Language Note

English .

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Barbara Kruger, 2016 May 9. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.