Summary: Interview of Patricia Mainardi and Irene Peslikis conducted in 1972, by Doloris Holmes, for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.
Patricia Mainardi (1942- ) and Irene Peslikis are members of the Red Stocking Artists in New York, New York.
This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.
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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Patricia Mainardi and Irene Peslikis, 1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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