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Interview with Sam Green, 2007

Green, Sam, 1966-


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Title: Interview with Sam Green

Date: 2007

Physical Details: 5 sound cassettes (microcassette) : analog ; 4 hrs., 33 min., 4 sec.

Description: Interviewer is unidentified. During the Tippett interview in this collection, Green and Tippett refer to the male interviewer as Hugo. It is possible that this is Hugo Vickers, who researched Green and wrote Green's obituary for the Times of London.

Green discusses his career starting with his education at the Rhode Island School of Design; his work at the Green Gallery; his trysts; his work protecting the Moai heads on Easter Island; friendships with people like Burton and Emily Tremaine, Yoko Ono, Greta Garbo, and Cecile de Rothschild among many others.

Creator: Green, Sam, 1966-

Forms part of: Oral history interviews with Sam Green, 2007-2009

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Sam Green. Interview with Sam Green, 2007. Oral history interviews with Sam Green, 2007-2009. 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: 13415