Oral history interview with Allen Ruppersberg
Portions of this collection are digitized

Collection ID:
Ruppersberg, Allen, 1944-
Berman, Avis
2017 October 27-2018 January 15
Physical Description:
5 Items
sound files (5 hrs., 20 min.) Audio
digital, wav
100 Pages

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview with Allen Ruppersberg conducted 2017 October 27, November 30, and 2018 January 15, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art, at Ruppersberg's studio in Brooklyn, New York.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Allen Ruppersberg (1944- ) is a conceptual artist In New York, New York, whose work includes paintings, prints, photographs, sculptures, installations, and books. Avis Berman (1949- ) is an art historian and author in New York, New York.

Funding for this interview was provided by the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation.
Existence and Location of Copies
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
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

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The transcript and recording are open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.
System Details
Recorded on DR-100MKII 0221768.

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Repository Contact
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