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"Los Angeles and the art explosion" panel discussion, 1965 June 1 and 8

Biberman, Edward, 1904-1986


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Title: "Los Angeles and the art explosion" panel discussion

Date: 1965 June 1 and 8

Physical Details: 4 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in. ; 2 hr., 50 min., 20 sec.

Description: Edward Biberman chairs two panels discussing the art scene in Los Angeles.

Dates from handwritten notes on reel boxes.

First panel (on reels 1 and 2, June 1) includes LACMA curators James Elliott and Maurice Tuchman; Rosalind Holden [phonetic]; art critic William Wilson; and Helen Wurdeman of the LA Art Association.

Second panel (on reels 3 and 4, June 8) includes Andreas Anderson, director of the Otis Art Institute; Keith Crown, professor at USC; Kenneth Glen, sculptor and professor at the California State College at Long Beach; Dr. Lester D. Longman, UCLA professor; Edward Reek [phonetic], artist and professor at the Chouinard Art Institute.

Second panel focuses on art education.

Creator: Biberman, Edward, 1904-1986

Forms part of: Edward Biberman papers, 1939-1985

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Edward Biberman. "Los Angeles and the art explosion" panel discussion, 1965 June 1 and 8. Edward Biberman papers, 1939-1985. 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: 15263