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Oral history interview with Geoffrey Hendricks, 2016 August 17-18

Oral history interview with Geoffrey Hendricks, 2016 August 17-18

Hendricks, Geoffrey, 1931-

Painter, Installation artist

Collection Information

Size: 2 sound files (5 hr., 33 min.) digital, wav

Transcript: 181 pages

Summary: An interview with Geoffrey Hendricks conducted 2016 August 17-18, by Linda Yablonsky, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Hendricks' home in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Geoffrey Hendrick (1931- ) is an artist in New York, New York, associated with Fluxus. Hendricks is also professor emeritus at the Mason School for the Arts at Rutgers in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Linda Yablonsky (1948- ) is a writer 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 Keith Haring Foundation.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Geoffrey Hendricks, 2016 August 17-18. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.