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Oral history interview with Dorothea Rockburne, 2009 February 20

Oral history interview with Dorothea Rockburne, 2009 February 20

Rockburne, Dorothea, 1932-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 wav files (2 hr., 20 min.): digital

Transcript: 50 p.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound disc. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 20 min.

Summary: An interview of Dorothea Rockburne conducted 2009 February 20, by Julia K. Brown, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Rockburne's studio, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Dorothea Rockburne (1932- ) is an abstract painter 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.

Funding

This interview is part of the Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project, funded by the A G Foundation. 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Dorothea Rockburne, 2009 February 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.