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Oral history interview with Jerry Rothman, 2010 August 30-31

Oral history interview with Jerry Rothman, 2010 August 30-31

Rothman, Jerry, 1933-2014

Sculptor, Ceramicist

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 118 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 5 memory cards as 6 digital sound files. Duration is 4 hr., 31 min.

Summary: An interview of Jerry Rothman conducted 2010 August 30 and 31, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Rothman's home and studio, in San Miguel del Allende, Mexico.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jerry Rothman (1933- ) is a ceramist in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Mija Riedel is a writer and independent scholar in San Francisco, California.

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 Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Jerry Rothman, 2010 August 30-31. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.