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Oral history interview with Eric Fischl, 2008 June 4-5

Oral history interview with Eric Fischl, 2008 June 4-5

Fischl, Eric, 1948-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording, master: 4 sound discs (4 hrs., 53 min.) digital; 2 5/8 in.

Transcript: 74 p.

Summary: An interview of Eric Fischl conducted 2008 June 4-5, by Robert Enright, for the Archives of American Art, in Sag Harbor, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Eric Fischl (1948- ) is a realist painter in New York, N.Y. Fischl was educated at California Institute of the Arts.

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 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 Eric Fischl, 2008 June 4-5. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.