Oral history interview with James Carpenter

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.carpen08
Creators:
Carpenter, James, 1949-
Lauria, Jo
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2008 February 25
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
68 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of James Carpenter conducted 2008 February 25, by Jo Lauria, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the James Carpenter Design Studio, in New York, New York.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
James Carpenter (1949- ) is a glass artist from New York, New York. Jo Lauria (1954- ) is a curator and arts writer from Sherman Oaks, California.

Administration
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 on 3 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 55 min.

Keywords
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Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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