Reminiscences of Will Barnet, 1976

 

Name
Barnet, Will, 1911-2012 (Interviewee)
Gellhorn, Kitty (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Will Barnet, 1976
Abstract
Family background, childhood interest in art; Boston Museum Art School; relationship of fine and commercial art; official printer, instructor, Art Students League; Depression; Artist-in-Residence, Virginia; opinions on: gallery vs. museum shows, critics, dealers, graphic arts, tradition, art education, composition materials, spiritual qualities, trends; teaching experiences, Famous Artists School; portrait painting
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Art teachers; Artists; Art, American--20th century; Art schools--United States; Art and industry; Art, American; Commercial art; Artists as teachers; Barnet, Will, 1911-2012; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. School; Famous Artists School (Westport, Conn.); Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1976
Physical Description
523 pages
Note (Biographical)
Artist
Note
Interviewed by Kitty Gellhorn
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
15318995
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-03tn-5f43
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.