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Oral history interview with Christy Rupp, 2012 July 16-17

Oral history interview with Christy Rupp, 2012 July 16-17

Rupp, Christy, 1949-

Environmental artist

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 136 pages.

Format: Originally recorded as 6 sound files. Duration is 5 hr., 46 min.

Summary: An interview of Christy Rupp conducted 2012 July 16-17, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Rupp's summer welding studio, in Saugerties, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Christy Rupp (1949- ) is an environmental artist in New York, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y.

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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Christy Rupp, 2012 July 16-17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.