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Oral history interview with Theodoros Stamos, 1965 February 19

Stamos, Theodoros, 1922-1997

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 1 Sound tape reel, 7 in.

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 27 min.

Summary: An interview of Theodoros Stamos conducted 1965 February 19, by John Jones and Bruce Hooton for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Theodoros Stamos (1922-1997) was a painter from New York, N.Y.


These interviews are 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 others.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Theodoros Stamos, 1965 February 19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.