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Oral history interview with Michael Bierut, 2011 December 13

Oral history interview with Michael Bierut, 2011 December 13

Bierut, Michael, 1957-

Graphic designer

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 91 pages.

Format: Originally recorded as 6 sound files. Duration is 3 hr., 53 min.

Summary: An interview of Michael Bierut conducted 2011 December 13, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Bierut's office, at Pentagram, in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Michael Bierut (1957- ) is a graphic designer in New York, New York. Interviewer Mija Riedel (1958- ) is an independent scholar 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 Michael Bierut, 2011 December 13. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.