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Oral history interview with Peter Alexander, 2009 September 24-2010 January 19

Oral history interview with Peter Alexander, 2009 September 24-2010 January 19

Alexander, Peter, 1939-

Sculptor, Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 54 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 3 memory cards. Reformatted in 2010 as 9 digital wav file. Duration is 3 hrs., 1 minutes.

Summary: An interview of Peter Alexander conducted 2009 September 24 and 2010 January 19, by Jason Stieber, for the Archives of American Art, at Alexander's studio, in Santa Monica, California.

Biographical/Historical Note

Peter Alexander (1939- ) is a painter, printmaker, and sculptor in Santa Monica, 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 Terra Foundation for American Art.

Transcript available online.

Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Peter Alexander, 2009 September 24-2010 January 19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.