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Oral history interview with Tom Patti, 2010 January 18-19

Oral history interview with Tom Patti, 2010 January 18-19

Patti, Tom, 1943-

Sculptor, Designer, Glass artist

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 77 pages.

Format: Originally recorded on 6 memory cards. Duration is 4 hr., 47 min.

Summary: An interview of Tom Patti conducted 2010 January 18 and 19, by William Warmus, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Patti's residence, in Miami Beach, Florida.

Biographical/Historical Note

Tom Patti (1943- ) is a glass artist, sculptor and designer in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and Miami Beach, Florida.

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.

Authorization to reproduce or publish requires written permission from Tom Patti, 54 Maple St., Plainfield, Mass. 01070

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Tom Patti, 2010 January 18-19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.