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Oral history interview with Dara Birnbaum, 2017 May 30-31

Oral history interview with Dara Birnbaum, 2017 May 30-31

Birnbaum, Dara, 1946-

Installation artist, Video artist

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 7 sound files (5 hrs., 2 min.) digital, wav

Summary: An interview with Dara Birnbaum conducted 2017 May 30-31, by Linda Yablonsky, for the Archives of American Art, at Birnbaum's home and studio in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dara Birnbaum (1946- ) is a video and installation artist in New York, New York. Linda Yablonsky (1948- ) is a writer 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

Funded by the Pollock-Krasner Foundation.

How to Use This Collection

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Dara Birnbaum, 2017 May 30-31. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.