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Oral history interview with Felix Rodríquez Báez, 1997 October 25-November 1

Rodríguez Báez, Felix, 1929-2013

Art teacher, Set designer, Painter, Cartoonist, Graphic designer

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 4 video cassettes (Betacam)

4 video files (1 hr., 33 min) digital, mov

Format: Originally recorded on 4 Betacam video cassette. Reformatted in 2018 to a 4 digital video files.

Summary: An interview with Felix Rodríguez Báez conducted by Luis Cancel, 1997 October 25-November 1 for the Archives of American Art's Puerto Rican Artists Video Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Felix Rodríguez Báez (1929/04/26-2013/03/31) was a puerto rican painter, artist, graphic designer, set designer, cartoonist, and art teacher.

Provenance

Other artists interviewed include Ricardo E. Alegria, Edna Coll, Delta Bravo de Picó, Lorenzo Homar, Antonio Maldonado, Antonio Martorell, Noemi Ruíz, and José A. Torres Martino.

Language Note

Interview is in Spanish.

Funding

Funded by the Smithsonian Institution's Latino Pool Fund.

How to Use This Collection

This interview is not transcribed. The video recording is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.

The Archives encourages the use of this interview for non-commercial, educational, and personal use. Please refer to the Smithsonian Institution's Terms of Use for additional information. If an interview has been transcribed, researchers should quote from the transcript. If an interview has not been transcribed, researchers should quote from the audio or video recording.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Felix Rodríquez Báez, 1997 October 25-November 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.