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Oral history interview with Eric Fischl and April Gornik, 2008 June 6

Oral history interview with Eric Fischl and April Gornik, 2008 June 6

Fischl, Eric, 1948-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: Sound recording, master: 1 sound disc (1 hr., 4 min.) digital; 2 5/8 in.

Transcript: 32 p.

Summary: An interview of Eric Fischl and April Gornik conducted 2008 June 6, by Robert Enright, for the Archives of American Art, in Sag Harbor, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Eric Fischl (1948- ) and April Gornik (1953- ) are painters in New York, N.Y. Fischl and Gornik met at Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and married.

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 and April Gornik, 2008 June 6. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.