Size: 1 Sound tape reel, Sound recordings (1 hour), 7 in.; 33 Pages, Transcript
Format: An unrelated interview of Gene Kloss conducted by S. Loomis is also on this tape.
Summary: An interview of Boris Gilbertson conducted 1964 June 25 by Sylvia Loomis for the Archives of American Art.
Gilbertson speaks of his background; his education at the Art Institute of Chicago; starting out as a sculptor; his early involvement with the Treasury Relief Art Project; his work in Wisconsin for the project; how the Project functioned and how his work was supervised; the TRAP's effect on the politics of the time; his views of abstract art; the uses of humor in sculpture and in art; animal subject matter in his work.