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Oral history interview with Joan Snyder, 2010 February 25-26

Oral history interview with Joan Snyder, 2010 February 25-26

Snyder, Joan, 1940-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 155 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 6 memory cards. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 18 min.

Summary: An interview of Joan Snyder conducted 2010 February 25-26, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Snyder's home and studio in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Joan Snyder (1940- ) is an abstract artist in Brooklyn, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y.

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 Terra Foundation for American Art.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Joan Snyder, 2010 February 25-26. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.