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Oral history interview with Peter Campus, 2010 January 17-18

Campus, Peter, 1937-

Video artist


Collection Information

Size: 75 Pages, Transcript

Format: Originally recorded on 6 memory cards. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 45 min.

Summary: An interview of Peter Campus conducted 2010 January 17 and 18, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Campus' home in East Patchogue, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Peter Campus (1937- ) is a video artist in East Patchogue, New York. Interviewer Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former Executive director of iCI in New York, New York.


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.

Language Note

English .


Funding for this interview was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

How to Use This Collection

Authorization to quote or reproduce for the purposes of publication requires written permission from Peter Campus. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Peter Campus, 2010 January 17-18. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.