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Oral history interview with Joel Philip Myers, 2007 May 1

Oral history interview with Joel Philip Myers, 2007 May 1

Myers, Joel Philip, 1934-

Sculptor, Glass artist

Collection Information

Size: 6 sound files (4 hr., 15 min.) digital

Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hrs., 15 min.

Summary: An interview of Joel Philip Myers conducted 2007 May 1, by Daniel Klein, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in the artist's home, in Marietta, Pennsylvania.

Biographical/Historical Note

Joel Philip Myers (1934- ) is a glass artist from Milton, West Virginia. Daniel Klein (1938- ) is an art consultant from London, England.

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 provided by Nanette L. Laitman project for crafts and decorative arts in America. 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Joel Philip Myers, 2007 May 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.