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Oral history interview with Vytautas Kavolis, 1971 May 18

Kavolis, Vytautas, 1930-1996

Educator, Art critic


Collection Information

Size: 18 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of Vytautas Kavolis conducted 1971 May 18, by Laurin Raikin, for the Archives of American Art "Art World in Turmoil" oral history project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Vytautas Kavolis (1930-1996) was a sociologist and art critic in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.


This interview is part of the Archives' 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 .

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Vytautas Kavolis, 1971 May 18. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.