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Oral history interview with Ross Bleckner, 2016 July 6-7

Oral history interview with Ross Bleckner, 2016 July 6-7

Bleckner, Ross, 1949-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 sound files (6 hrs., 23 min.) digital, wav

Summary: An interview with Ross Bleckner conducted 2016 July 6-7, by Linda Yablonsky, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at Bleckner's studio in New York, New York.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Ross Bleckner (1949- ) is a painter in New York, New York. Interviewer Linda Yablonsky (1948- ) is a writer in New York, New York.

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 Keith Haring Foundation.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ross Bleckner, 2016 July 6-7. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.