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Oral history interview with Guy Palazzola, 1974 June 16

Palazzola, Guy, 1919-1978

Art teacher, Painter, Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 58 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 1 min.

Summary: An interview of Guy Palazzola conducted 1974 June 16, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Guy Palazzola (1919-1978) was a painter and educator from Ann Arbor, Mich.


This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.

Language Note

English .


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.

How to Use This Collection

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Guy Palazzola, 1974 June 16. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.