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Oral history interview with Jo Baer, 2010 October 5-7

Oral history interview with Jo Baer, 2010 October 5-7

Baer, Jo, 1929-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 206 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound disc. Reformated in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 8 hr., 24 min.

Summary: An interview of Jo Baer conducted 2010 October 5, 6, and 7, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Baer's home and studio, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jo Baer (1929- ) is a minimalist painter in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Avis Berman (1949- ) 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

This interview is part of the Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project, funded by the A G Foundation.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Jo Baer, 2010 October 5-7. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.