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Oral history interview with Ursula von Rydingsvard, 2011 November 16-17

Oral history interview with Ursula von Rydingsvard, 2011 November 16-17

von Rydingsvärd, Ursula, 1942-

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 150 pages

Format: Originally recorded on as 10 digital wav files. Duration is 7 hr., 5 min.

Summary: An interview of Ursula von Rydingsvärd conducted 2011 November 16 and 17, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at von Rydingsvärd's studio, in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ursula von Rydingsvärd (1942- ) is a sculptor in Brooklyn, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) was executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y.

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ursula von Rydingsvard, 2011 November 16-17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.