Oral history interview with Graham Beal
Portions of this collection are digitized

Collection ID:
Beal, Graham W. J. (Graham William John), 1947-
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
2016 April 6-7
Physical Description:
4 Items
Sound recording: 4 sound files (4 hrs., 47 min.)
digital, wav
104 Pages

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Graham Beal conducted 2016 April 6 and 7, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Beal's home in Detroit, Michigan.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Graham Beal (1947- ) is the Director Emeritus of the Detroit Institute of Arts in Detroit, Michigan. James McElhinney (1952- ) is a painter and educator in New York, New York.

Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.

Digital Content

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Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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