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Oral history interview with Charles C. Bergman, 2010 July 15-22

Oral history interview with Charles C. Bergman, 2010 July 15-22

Bergman, Charles C., 1933-

Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 60 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 3 memory cards. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 26 min.

Summary: An interview of Charles C. Bergman conducted 2010 July 15, 21, and 22, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles C. Bergman (1933- ) is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation in New York, New York. James McElhinney (1952-) is an artist, writer, 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.

Funding

Funding for this interview was provided by the Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Charles C. Bergman, 2010 July 15-22. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.