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Oral history interview with Mel Bochner, 1994 May

Oral history interview with Mel Bochner, 1994 May

Bochner, Mel, 1940-

Conceptual artist

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 68 pages

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

Summary: An interview of Mel Bochner conducted 1994 May, by Lizbeth Marano, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mel Bochner (1940- ) is a conceptual artist of New York, New York.

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 for this interview was provided by the Horace Goldsmith Foundation.

Funding

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.

ACCESS RESTRICTED: written permission required.

Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from: Mel Bochner, 108 Franklin Street, New York, New York 10013.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Mel Bochner, 1994 May. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.