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Oral history interview with Robert Levin, 2004 December 11

Oral history interview with Robert Levin, 2004 December 11

Levin, Rob, 1948-

Glass artist

Collection Information

Size: 3 sound discs (3 hrs.) : digital

Format: Originally recorded on 3 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hrs., 14 min.

Summary: An interview of Robert Levin conducted 2004 December 11, by Joan Byrd, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Burnsville, N.C.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Levin (1948- ) is a glass artist from Burnsville, N.C. Joan Falconer Byrd (1939- ) is a professor in the art department, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, N.C.

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 Levin, 2004 December 11. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.