Collections

Gain access to archival collections, images, interviews, audiovisual records, and digitized collections.

Nanette Laitman Oral History Interview Conducted by Mija Riedel for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2009

MIJA RIEDEL:  This is Mija Riedel for the Smithsonian Archives of American Art with Nanette Laitman in her home in New York City on March 29, 2009. This is disc number one.

NANETTE LAITMAN:  May—it's May.

MIJA RIEDEL:  Thank you. May 29, 2009. Disc number one.

So thank you so much for making time to do this.

NANETTE LAITMAN:  Oh it's a great pleasure.

April Gornik Oral History Interview Conducted by Robert Enright for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2008

[Track AAA_gornik08_4116 is a test track.]

ROBERT ENRIGHT: It's Monday, June 2, 2008. I'm Robert Enright, and I'm in Sag Harbor, New York, to interview April Gornik for the Smithsonian Archives of American Art. This is tape one.

You know, I don't know much about Cleveland. And I want to get you to reminisce about growing up there and what it was like. And obviously, this is only the context of you being an artist. But I'm interested in knowing what your memories of the city are and what it was like growing up there.

Robert Mangold Oral History Interview Conducted by William Weiss for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1994

WILLIAM WEISS:  June 3, 1994 interview with Robert Mangold.

Okay, tell me when you were born and where you were born.

ROBERT MANGOLD:  October 12, 1937 in North Tonawanda, New York, a small town outside of Buffalo.

WILLIAM WEISS: Outside of Buffalo—.

ROBERT MANGOLD: Between Buffalo and Niagara Falls.

WILLIAM WEISS:  Okay. And tell me briefly about your parents, you know, their occupations, their interests, that sort of thing.

Gertrude Goodrich Oral History Interview Conducted by George Gurney for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2008

GEORGE GURNEY:  This is an interview with Gertrude Goodrich, artist/writer. Also participating is her son, Todd Snyder. The interview is being done by George Gurney, deputy chief curator at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, on March 13, 2008. Welcome. Let's start off, Gertrude, by asking you where you grew up and what did your parents do and where did they come from.

Angel Rodriguez-Diaz Oral History Interview Conducted by Cary Cordova for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2004

CARY CORDOVA:  All right, we're recording. This is Cary Cordova for the Archives of American Arts, Smithsonian Institution, conducting an oral history interview of Angel Rodriguez-Diaz on April 23, 2004, at his studio. What is our address here?

ANGEL RODRIGUEZ-DIAZ:  708 Fredericksburg Road.

CARY CORDOVA:  708—

ANGEL RODRIGUEZ-DIAZ:  Fredericksburg.

CARY CORDOVA:  Fredericksburg Road, that's right. And with that said—oh, this is our—session one and disc one. And I'm going to get started just by asking you when you were born and where?

Jennifer Rodrigue Oral History Interview Conducted by Paul Karlstrom for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2000

PAUL KARLSTROM:  Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, an interview with Jennifer Rodrigue on April 13th, the year 2000. Maybe only the second interview I've done—third, in 2000. The subject is artists and models, a series of brief interviews on that subject. The interviewer for the Archives is Paul Karlstrom, and the interview is being conducted at the interviewer's home in San Francisco.

Rachel Pulley Oral History Interview Conducted by Paul Karlstrom for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution,

PAUL KARLSTROM:  Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, an interview with Rachel Pulley, a senior at Scripps College, California. This is part of the Artists and Models series for the Archives today being conducted in Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps and the date is September 25, 2000. And the interviewer, as usual, is Paul Karlstrom. This is Tape one, Side A.

Kelly O'Neill Oral History Interview Conducted by Paul Karlstrom for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2000

PAUL KARLSTROM: Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, taped interview with Kelly O'Neill, Artist, and for the purposes of this interview, an artists' model as well. The interview is begin conducted at Kelly's residence/loft studio in The Brewery, Moulton Avenue, downtown Los Angeles. And this is the first in a series of interviews on the theme of the artist and the model, probably about one hour long, unless we find that we need to do more than that today. The date is 15—day after Valentine's Day.

KELLY O'NEILL: Fifteen.

Eli Broad Oral History Interview Conducted by Avis Berman for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2012

AVIS BERMAN: This is Avis Berman, interviewing Eli Broad for the Frick Collection Library, New York, NY, and the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, Washington, DC, on January 30, 2012, at the Frick Collection.

Mr. Broad, I start this way with everyone. Would you please state your full name and date of birth?

ELI BROAD: Eli Broad; June 6, 1933.

AVIS BERMAN: I want to start briefly with Detroit. And I know you were not collecting there, but I wondered, in your family, what the interest in culture was, or if you had any mentors in that regard, or in music.

Michael Smith Oral History Interview Conducted by Liza Zapol for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2018

LIZA ZAPOL:  Okay, so this is Liza Zapol interviewing Michael Smith at his studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, New York, on July 30, 2018, for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, card number one. If I can ask you to actually say your name and introduce yourself, please?

MICHAEL SMITH:  I'm Michael Smith. My name and—

LIZA ZAPOL:  Where and when were you born?

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Collections