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Oral history interview with Lorenzo Homar, 1997 October 27

Homar, Lorenzo

Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 8 Items, Reference copy: 8 video files (3 hrs., 55 min.), digital, mov; 8 Items, Master: 8 video recordings (Betacam); 4 video files (3 hrs., 54 min.), digital,mov

Summary: An interview with Lorenzo Homar conducted by Luis Cancel, 1997 Oct. 27, for the Archives of American Art's Puerto Rican Artists Video Project.
Artists include: Ricardo E. Alegria, Felix Rodríquez Báez, Myrna Báez, Edna Coll, Lorenzo Homar, Antonio Maldonado, José A. Torres Martino, Antonio Martorell, Delta Bravo de Picó, and Noemi Ruíz.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Lorenzo Homar (1913/09/10-2004/02/16) was a Puerto Rican printmaker, painter, and calligrapher.

Language Note

Interview is in Spanish.


Funded by the Smithsonian Institution's Latino Pool Fund.

How to Use This Collection

This interview is not transcribed. The video recording is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Lorenzo Homar, 1997 October 27. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.