Oral History interview with Sheila Cogan

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.cogan72
Creators:
Cogan, Sheila
Schwartz, Barry N.
Dates:
1972 July
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
11 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of Sheila Cogan conducted 1972 July, by Barry Schwartz, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Cogan discusses the arts scene in San Francisco, especially the rise of the Street Artists Guild; her work with the Richmond Arts Center; and the beginnings of video art at the National Center for Experimental Television in San Francisco.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Sheila Cogan (1942- ) was an educator and art administrator, in San Francisco, California.

Administration
Reproduction Note
Item is a transcript.
Existence and Location of Originals
Location of original tape unknown.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts administrators -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Educators -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Video art -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Center for Experiments in Television Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Richmond Art Center (Calif.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Street Artists Guild Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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