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Oral history interview with Michael W. Monroe, 2018 January 22-March 1

Oral history interview with Michael W. Monroe, 2018 January 22-March 1

Monroe, Michael W., 1940-

Curator, Museum director, Arts administrator

Overview

Collection Information

Size: Audio: 8 sound files (3 hr., 59 min.) digital, wav

Summary: An interview with Michael W. Monroe conducted 2018 January 22-March 1, by Lloyd Herman, for the Archives of American Art, at the home of Michael Monroe and at the home of Lloyd Herman, in Seattle, Washington.

Biographical/Historical Note

Michael W. Monroe (1940- ) is director emeritus of the Bellevue Arts Museum in Bellevue, Washington. Lloyd Herman (1936- ) is the founding director (emeritus) of the Renwick Gallery in Washington, D.C. who resides in Seattle, Washington.

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.

How to Use This Collection

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Michael W. Monroe, 2018 January 22-March 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.