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Oral history interview with Dennis Adams, 2009 April 24-May 15

Oral history interview with Dennis Adams, 2009 April 24-May 15

Adams, Dennis, 1948-

Sculptor, Educator

Collection Information

Size: 3 sound files (5 hr., 26 min.) : digital, wav file

Format: Originally recorded on 1 data compact disc. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 26 min.

Summary: An interview of Dennis Adams conducted 2009, April 24-May 15, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's U.S. General Service Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts oral history project, at Adams' home, in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dennis Adams (1948- ) is a sculptor and educator in New York, New York. Adams teaches at Cooper Union School of Art 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 U.S. General Services Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts. Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

Use of the audio of this interview, with permission, requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives of American Art reading rooms.

Audio: ACCESS RESTRICTED; use requires written permission. Contact Archives Reference Services for information.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Dennis Adams, 2009 April 24-May 15. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.