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Oral history interview with Jose Chardiet, 2009 July 29

Oral history interview with Jose Chardiet, 2009 July 29

Chardiet, Jose, 1956-

Glass artist

Collection Information

Size: 2 digital wav files (3 hr., 16 min.) : digital

Format: Originally recorded on 2 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 16 min.

Summary: An interview of Jose Chardiet conducted 2009 July 29, by Josephine Shea, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Chardiet's studio, in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jose Chardiet (1956- ) is a glass artist from Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

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. 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 Jose Chardiet, 2009 July 29. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.