Oral history interview with Michael Bierut

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.bierut11
Creators:
Bierut, Michael
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2011 December 13
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
90 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Michael Bierut conducted 2011 December 13, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Bierut's office, at Pentagram, in New York, New York.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Interviewee Michael Bierut (1957- ) is a graphic designer in New York, New York. Interviewer Mija Riedel (1958- ) is an independent scholar in San Francisco, California.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archive of American Art's website.
Author
Sponsor
Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.
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.

General
General
Originally recorded as 6 sound files. Duration is 3 hr., 53 min.

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Repository Contact
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