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Oral history interview with Marian Goodman, 2007 Sept 13-18

Goodman, Marian

Gallery owner


Collection Information

Size: 2 Sound discs, Sound recording, master (2 hr., 13 min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.; 44 Pages, Transcript

Summary: An interview of Marian Goodman conducted 2007 Sept. 13 and 18, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Goodman's, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Marian Goodman (1928- ) is owner of Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, N.Y. James McElhinney (1952- ) is an artist, writer, and educator in New York, N.Y.


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.

Language Note

English .


Funding for this interview was provided by the Widgeon Point Charitable Foundation. 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 Marian Goodman, 2007 Sept 13-18. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.