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Oral history interview with Mara Superior, 2010 July 1-2

Oral history interview with Mara Superior, 2010 July 1-2

Superior, Mara R., 1951-

Ceramicist

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 76 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 3 memory cards. Reformated in 2010 as 6 digital sound files. Duration is 4 hr., 25 min.

Summary: An interview of Mara Superior conducted 2010 July 1 and 2, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Superior's home, in Williamsburg, Massachusetts.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mara Superior (1951-) is a ceramist in Williamsburg, Massachusetts. Mija Riedel (1958-) is an independent scholar and writer 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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Mara Superior, 2010 July 1-2. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.