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Oral history interview with Robert David Brady, 2008 March 10-12

Oral history interview with Robert David Brady, 2008 March 10-12

Brady, Robert David, 1946-

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 4 sound discs (6 hr., 47 min.) : digital ; 2 5/8 in.

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 14 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hr., 47 min.

Summary: An interview of Robert David Brady conducted 2008 March 10-12, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Berkely, California.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert David Brady (1946- ) is a sculptor of wood and ceramics and a teacher from Berkeley, California. Mija Riedel (1958- ) is a curator and writer from 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. Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Robert David Brady, 2008 March 10-12. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.