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Oral history interview with Helene Winer, 2008 March 7

Winer, Helene, 1946-



Collection Information

Size: 54 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 2 audio files. Duration is 1 hr., 38 min.

Summary: An interview of Helene Winer conducted 2008 March 7, by Johanna Burton, for the Archives of American Art, at Metro Pictures, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Helene Winer (1946- ) is an art dealer in New York, N.Y. who directed Artists Space before founding Metro Pictures Gallery with Janelle Reiring. Johanna Burton is the Director for graduate program in curatorial studies at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, N.Y.


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.

Language Note

English .


Funding for this interview was provided by the Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation. 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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Helene Winer, 2008 March 7. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.