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Gardner Cox Oral History Interview Conducted by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1974

This is tape number one.

GARDNER COX:  [00:00:00]—[inaudible]—if I talk too fast or I talk too slow—[inaudible].

[Audio break.]

ROBERT F. BROWN:  Well, this is March 19th, 1974, an interview in Boston with Gardner Cox. And I thought maybe you could begin by telling me something of your—you mentioned how, as quite a young child, you were already interested in art. Your father was an architect. Could you say something about your family as you—and yourself as you can reconstruct it as a small child or your early childhood?

Nancy Brooks Brody Oral History Interview Conducted by Svetlana Kitto for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution,

SVETLANA KITTO:  This is Svetlana Kitto interviewing Nancy Brooks Brody at her home in Brooklyn, New York, on January 9, 2018, as part of the Visual Arts and AIDS Epidemic Oral History Project for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Card number one. If you can just start by telling me where and when you were born, and a little bit about your early life.

NANCY BROOKS BRODY:  Sure. Hi, thanks, Svetlana. I was born in Manhattan, September 12, 1962. Manhattan, New York City.

SVETLANA KITTO:  Yes. And where did you grow up?

Lia Gangitano Oral History Interview Conducted by Alex Fialho for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2017

ALEX FIALHO:  This is Alex Fialho interviewing Lia Gangitano at Lia's home in Manhattan, New York on February 5, 2017 for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, card number one.

So, Lia, let's start at the beginning, where and when were you born and tell me a little bit about growing up?

Nayland Blake Oral History Interview Conducted by Alex Fialho for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2016

ALEX FIALHO:  This is Alex Fialho interviewing Nayland Blake at Nayland's home in New York City on November 25, 2016 for the Archives of American Art Smithsonian Institution, card number one.

So let's start at the beginning and start a little bit with your childhood and your family background.

NAYLAND BLAKE:  Sure.

ALEX FIALHO:  Can you just tell where and when you were born and grew up?

Jackie Ferrara Oral History Interview Conducted by Avis Berman for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2009

AVIS BERMAN:  This is Avis Berman interviewing Jackie Ferrara for the Archives of American Art, at her loft on Prince Street [New York, NY]. And today is January 16 [2009]—right?

JACKIE FERRARA:  The 17th.

AVIS BERMAN:  Okay, it's Friday. I will correct it when I get home. All of a sudden I forgot the date.

Would you begin by stating your full name and date of birth?

JACKIE FERRARA:  You have my full name—I see we have a problem right off. You want my professional name?

AVIS BERMAN:  Well, you may start with your maiden name, and you can put—

Jack Waters Oral History Interview Conducted by Alex Fialho for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2018

ALEX FIALHO:  This is Alex Fialho interviewing Jack Waters at the Visual AIDS office in Chelsea, New York City on February 21, 2018 for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Card number one. So, Jack, let's start at the beginning. When and where were you born, and can you tell me a little bit about your early childhood?

Mary Miss Oral History Interview Conducted by Annette Leddy for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2016

ANNETTE LEDDY:  This is Annette Leddy interviewing Mary Miss at her home and studio in New York City on July 18, 2016, for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, card number one. Okay, now we can begin. I'm going to put this closer. All right, so I don't know anything about your early life—your childhood—except—and verify this—you were born in 1944 in New York City. Is that correct?

MARY MISS:  Yes.

ANNETTE LEDDY:  And then after that your life was a series of wanderings till you came back, it sounds like.

Peter and Paula Lunder Oral History Interview Conducted by James McElhinney for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2017

JAMES MCELHINNEY:  This is James McElhinney speaking with Paula and Peter Lunder at Colby Art Museum [Waterville, ME], on October the 19th, 2017 [for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, and the Frick Collection]. Good morning.

PETER LUNDER:  Good morning.

JAMES MCELHINNEY:  Pleasure to see you again.

PAULA LUNDER:  Thank you.

JAMES MCELHINNEY:  Thank you for the invitation to the dinner and the lecture. Wonderful, wonderful.

PETER LUNDER:  Great.

Joey Terrill Oral History Interview Conducted by Alex Fialho for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2017

ALEX FIALHO:  This is Alex Fialho interviewing Joey Terrill at the artist's home and studio in Los Angeles, California, on December 30, 2017 for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Card number one.

Joey, thank you for being involved in this project. When and where were you born, and can you describe your childhood and your early family background?

Interview with Giorgio Cavallon

DOROTHY SECKLER:  This is Dorothy Seckler interviewing Giorgio Cavallon in Provincetown on August 28, 1966.

Giorgio, I wanted to ask you first about your early life in Italy and the kind of town you came from, the kind of family you grew up in, what traditions there were in your native, in your hometown of any kind of craftsmanship, what kind of paintings you saw as a child, and so on.

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