Oral history interview with John Kearney

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.kearne09
Creators:
Kearney, John, 1924-
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2009 Mar. 12-13
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5 Items
wav files (5 hr., 28 min.)
digital
140 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of John Kearney conducted 2009 Mar. 12-13, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, in Kearney's studio, in Chicago, Ill.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Interviewee John Kearney (1924- ) is an artist and sculptor in Chicago, Ill. Judith Olch Richards (1947- ) is former executive director of iCI in New York, N.Y. Kearney was educated at Cranbrook Academy of Art and Universita per Stranieri and is the co-founder of Contemporary Art Workshop in Chicago.

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 5 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 28 min.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculptors -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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