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Creators:
Coyne, Petah
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2011 December 12-13
Size:
177 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.coyne11
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Petah Coyne conducted 2011 December 12 and 13, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Coyne's home, in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Van Cook, Marguerite
Fialho, Alex, 1989-
Dates:
2016 September 19-21
Size:
5 Items (sound files (5 hrs., 55 min.), digital, wav)
87 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.vancoo16
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Marguerite Van Cook, conducted 2016 September 19 and 21, by Alex Fialho, for the Archives of American Art's Visual Arts and the AIDS Epidemic: An Oral History Project, at the Visual AIDS office in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Hills, Patricia
Dates:
circa 1900-2015
bulk 1968-2009
Size:
23.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hillspat
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, curator, and educator Patricia Hills measure 23.1 linear feet and date from circa 1900-2015, bulk 1968-2009. Central to this collection are project files documenting professional work that resulted in lectures, publications, exhibitions, art history courses on numerous artists including Alice Neel, Jacob Lawrence, May Stevens, Rudolf Baranik, and John Singer Sargent. These files and files documenting Hills's tenure at the Whitney Museum of American Art include planning documents, research files, correspondence, manuscripts and accompanying publications, as well as other printed materials. The collection also contains correspondence with art historians, artists, curators, and others, notably Lawrence Alloway, Lowery Stokes Sims, Lucy R. Lippard, T.J. Clark, Leon Golub, and Donald Kuspit; professional files documenting grants and residencies awarded and consulting work; artist and subject files; other writings; and printed material. Membership and affiliation records document Hills' service to the profession, including Women's Caucus for Art and the Visual Culture/Art History Caucus of the American Studies Association.

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Creators:
Constantine, Mildred
Dates:
1945-2008
Size:
5.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.consmild
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Mildred Constantine measure 5.3 linear feet and are dated 1945-2009. Subject files, writings, photographs, and a scrapbook provide an overview of her curatorial work in the Architecture and Design department of the Museum of Modern Art, and subsequent activities as an independent curator, and art consultant. Especially well documented is Whole Cloth, a book written with Laurel Reuter that presents an historical overview of how artists have used cloth in their work.

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Creators:
D'Harnoncourt, Rene, 1901-1968
Dates:
1921-1983
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dharrene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art curator, lecturer, and museum director, René d'Harnoncourt (1901-1968), document d'Harnoncourt's activities, primarily in the 1930s and 1940s, particularly as they relate to Mexican and Native American art. D'Harnoncourt's career, including his arrival in Mexico in 1925, his curation of the exhibitions, Mexican Art (1930-1932), and Indian Art of the United States (1941), and his work for the Department of the Interior's Indian Arts and Crafts Board from 1937-1944, are documented in small amounts of biographical material and correspondence, published writings, printed material, scrapbooks, photographs of d'Harnoncourt and colleagues, and photographs of works of art. The collection also contains a drawing of d'Harnoncourt, and photocopies of caricatures of d'Harnoncourt and others.

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Creators:
Berkson, Bill
Dates:
1931-1991
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.berkbill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material gathered by Berkson in preparation for exhibitions on sculptors Ronald Bladen and Les Levine.

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Creators:
Arentzen, Glenda, 1941-
Falino, Jeannine J.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2012 November 12-13
Size:
159 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.arentz12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Glenda Arentzen conducted 2012 November 12-13, by Jeannine Falino, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the Museum of Arts and Design, in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Porter, Allen, 1902-1987
Coleman, Butler
Dates:
1967 May 24
Size:
20 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.porter67
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Allen Porter conducted 1967 May 24, by Butler Coleman, for the Archives of American Art. Porter speaks of his youth and educational background; his interest in photography; collectors; joining the Museum of Modern Art in 1937; films at the Museum; making films for the Army during World War II; art critics; art dealing. He recalls Al...

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Creators:
Chow, Fong
Carney, Margaret, 1949-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2002 February 6
Size:
27 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.chow02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Fong Chow conducted February 6, 2002, by Margaret Carney, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Chow's home, in New York, N.Y.

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Creators:
Roberts, Laurance P.
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1985 July 26-29
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes (2 hr., 22 min.))
67 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.robert85
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Laurance P. Roberts conducted 1985 July 26-29, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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