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Oral history interview with Keith Sonnier, 2009 September 22- October 20

Oral history interview with Keith Sonnier, 2009 September 22- October 20

Sonnier, Keith, 1941-

Sculptor, Painter, Video artist

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 97 pages

Format: Originally recorded 1 sound disc. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 23 min.

Summary: An interview of Keith Sonnier conducted 2009 September 22 and October 20, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's U.S. General Services Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts oral history project, at Sonnier's studio, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Keith Sonnier (1941-) is a sculptor and painter 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 U.S. General Services Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Keith Sonnier, 2009 September 22- October 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.