Reminiscences of Fred Fenster 1986

 

Name
Fenster, Fred, 1934- (Interviewee)
Polsky, Richard M (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Fred Fenster 1986
Abstract
Early life in New York City; BFA City College of New York; industrial arts teacher in Bronx public school, 1956; MFA Cranbrook Academy; recreation craft specialist with Army; teaching metal work at University of Wisconsin; views on crafting religious objects; ideas on future work and style in metal art and jewelry; impressions of Stanley Lechtzin, Bret Kington, Mike Friedenthal.
Collection Name
American craftspeople project
Subjects
Art metal-workers; Arts and crafts movement; Wire craft; Jewelry; Arts and religion; Fenster, Fred, 1934-; Cranbrook Academy of Art
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1986
Note (Biographical)
Metal artist.
Note
Interviewed by Richard M. Polsky on July 10, 1986.
Note (Provenance)
Fred Fenster, Gift 1987
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13636107
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-ayc8-ea21
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.