Oral history interview with Mara Superior

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.superm10
Creators:
Superior, Mara, 1951-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2010 July 1-2
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
76 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Mara Superior conducted 2010 July 1 and 2, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Superior's home, in Williamsburg, Massachusetts.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Mara Superior (1951-) is a ceramist in Williamsburg, Massachusetts. Mija Riedel (1958-) is an independent scholar and writer in San Francisco, 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 memory cards. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital sound files. Duration is 4 hr., 25 min.

Keywords
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Ceramicists -- Massachusetts -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists -- Massachusetts -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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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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