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Oral history interview with Karen LaMonte, 2012 November 2-3

Oral history interview with Karen LaMonte, 2012 November 2-3

LaMonte, Karen, 1967-

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 164 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 4 SD cards as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hrs., 20 min.

Summary: An interview of Karen LaMonte conducted 2012 November 2 and 3, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at LaMonte's studio in Prague, Czech Republic.

Biographical/Historical Note

Karen LaMonte (1967- ) is a sculptor in Prague, Czech Republic. Mija Riedel (1958- ) is an 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. Transcription of this oral history interview was made possible by a grant from the Smithsonian Women's Committee.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Karen LaMonte, 2012 November 2-3. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.