Oral history interview with Suellen Rocca
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.rocca15
Creators:
Rocca, Suellen, 1943-2020
Silverman, Lanny
Dates:
2015 November 5-6
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
121 Pages
Transcript
4 Items
sound files (3 hrs., 22 min.)
digital, wav
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Suellen Rocca conducted 2015 November 5-6, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, Illinois.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Suellen Rocca (1943-2020) was an artist, curator, and educator in Romeoville, Illinois. Interviewee Lanny Silverman (1947- ) is a curator at the Chicago Cultural Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Administration
Sponsor
Funding for this interview was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
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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