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Oral history interview with William Wegman, 2008 March 8

Oral history interview with William Wegman, 2008 March 8

Wegman, William, 1943-

Photographer

Collection Information

Size: 4 wav files (4 hr.) digital

Format: Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr.

Summary: An interview of William Wegman conducted 2008 March 8, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Wegman's home, in New York, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Wegman (1943- ) is a photographer, New York, N.Y. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former executive director, iCI; 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 the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with William Wegman, 2008 March 8. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.