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Oral history interview with Carlos Villa, 1989 July 11

Oral history interview with Carlos Villa, 1989 July 11

Villa, Carlos, 1936-2013

Art teacher, Painter

Overview

Collection Information

Size: Video: 5 video files (1 hr., 38 min.) digital, wav.

Format: Originally recorded on 5 U-Matic videocasettes.

Summary: An interview with Carlos Villa conducted 1989 July 11, by Moira Roth, for the Archives of American Art, at Villa's studio in Oakland, California.

Biographical/Historical Note

Carlos Villa (1936- 2013) was a painter in San Francisco, California. Moira Roth (1933- ) is an art historian and writer in Berkeley, 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.

Related Materials

The Archives of American Art also holds an oral history interview with Carlos Villa, 1995 June 20-July 10.

How to Use This Collection

For information on how to access this interview contact Reference Services.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Carlos Villa, 1989 July 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.