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Interview with Bruce Nauman, 1981 March

Nauman, Bruce, 1941-


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Title: Interview with Bruce Nauman

Date: 1981 March

Physical Details: 2 sound cassettes : analog ; 2 hr., 14 min., 7 sec.

Description: Jan Butterfield Interview with Bruce Nauman in 1981.

Butterfield and Nauman discuss the nature of the artist in their art, reactions to art, the visibility of writers and risk, and Nauman's underground pieces.

Recording is the second of two cassettes, but the first was too degraded to be digitized.

Creator: Nauman, Bruce, 1941-

Forms part of: Jan Butterfield papers, 1950-1997

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Bruce Nauman and Jan Butterfield. Interview with Bruce Nauman, 1981 March. Jan Butterfield papers, 1950-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 17384