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Nicholas Calas

Thursday, December 09, 1971

Author discussed his book, Icons and Images of the Sixties. Discussion of 60's art world attitudes and controversies - attitude of experimentation - enigmatic art/withholding knowledge. Mention of Jasper Johns, Marcel Duchamp, Wittgenstein's theories of art.


WNYC archives id: 8613

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Robert Indiana and Carl Weinhardt

Thursday, December 02, 1971

Host Ruth Bowman interviews artist Robert Indiana and Director of the Indianapolis Museum of Art, Carl Weinhardt.

At the time of this 1971 interview, Robert Indiana’s now iconic “Love” sculpture was touring the US and had recently been loaned to the City of New York by the ...

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James Wines

Thursday, November 18, 1971

Host Ruth Bowman speaks with sculptor James Wines (b. 1932) from SITE, Sculpture In The Environment.


WNYC archives id: 11109

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George H. Hamilton

Wednesday, July 07, 1971

Guest: George Heard Hamilton, Director of Sterling & Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Mass., and Professor of Art, Williams College.

Author discusses his book, 19th and 20th Century Art: Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture on art history and author’s experiences curating modern art collections at Yale and Williams ...

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Rosa Esman

Monday, June 14, 1971

Join Views on Art host, Ruth Bowman, as she speaks with art publisher, Rosa Esman of Tanglewood Press to discuss contemporary American graphics and editioned art.

Although the concept of editioned artworks, or multiples, was not new to the 20th century, many would credit Marcel Duchamp with ...

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Ulfret Wilke

Wednesday, May 12, 1971

Director of the University of Iowa Museum of Art, Ulfert Wilke, talks with host Ruth Bowman.


WNYC archives id: 11108

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Maurice Grosser

Sunday, January 03, 1971

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Guest:Maurice Grosser (painter, author of Painters Progress)

Discussion of art education in the US; overview of painting techniques and methods, color theory, problems of portraiture (as discussed in ...

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Leon Polk Smith

Thursday, November 19, 1970

Views on Art host, Ruth Bowman, speaks with painter Leon Polk Smith about his then current exhibition of his earlier work at the Galerie Challete in New York City.

Intent on pursuing graduate studies in teaching, Oklahoman Leon Polk Smith moved to New York City in 1936 ...

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Alfred Frankenstein

Saturday, October 17, 1970

The exact date of this episode is unknown. We've filled in the date above with a placeholder. What we actually have on record is: 1970-10-17 (ca.).

Dr. Alfred Frankenstein, art critic, San Francisco Chronicle, curator of American Art, U.C. Berkeley, adjunct Prof of Art History, NYU and Prof of Art, ...

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Morman Paintings of C.C. Christiansen

Wednesday, August 19, 1970

Join Views on Art host Ruth Bowman as she talks with David W. Evans and Mahonri Sharp Young about the Whitney’s Christensen panorama exhibition, Mormon art and architecture.

In its May/June issue of 1970, Art in America published a feature by Carl Carmer entitled, “A Panorama of ...

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Interview with Max Kozloff

Thursday, June 25, 1970

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Art is no stranger to socio-political subject matter, as exemplified by pieces like Picasso’s Guernica. But can the role of the artist go ...

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William Woolfenden

Tuesday, June 02, 1970

Listen to Ruth Bowman as she interviews William Woolfenden, Director of The Archives of American Art, just after it had joined the Smithsonian.


WNYC archives id: 11105

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Hedda Sterne

Thursday, April 23, 1970

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Though a working artist for the span of some 80 years, Hedda Stern may be best known for simply being in a photograph ...

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Dan Flavin--Florescent Sculpture

Thursday, March 05, 1970

The exact date of this episode is unknown. We've filled in the date above with a placeholder. What we actually have on record is: 1970-03-05 & 1970-03-11.

While Ruth Bowman does her best to get the artist to talk about himself and his own work, and he does talk a ...

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Victor D'Amico

Thursday, November 06, 1969

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Victor D'Amico, Director, Department of Education and the Art Center, MOMA, discusses education at MOMA.


WNYC archives id: 8633

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John Hightower--The Visual Arts as Sponsored by NY State

Thursday, October 30, 1969

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Guest: John Hightower, Executive Director, New York State Council on the Arts

Discussion: How taxpayer funds are used by the ...

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Dillon S. Ripley

Thursday, September 18, 1969

S. Dillon Ripley, Secretary Of Smithsonian, advisory board member of Cooper-Hewitt, on Carnegie Mansion as Cooper-Hewitt Museum.


WNYC archives id: 8634

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Tom Freudenheim

Wednesday, September 03, 1969

Guest: Tom Freudenheim, Assistant Director, Univ. of Calif. Berkeley Art Gallery.
Topic: “American Paintings Since 1945” – traveling Smithsonian exhibit (1969) shown behind the Iron Curtain (Romania, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia). Exhibit included works by De Kooning, Warhol, Ellsworth Kelly, others. Discussed reactions of Eastern Europeans to modern American painting. Briefly ...

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Edward Fry Part 1 of 2--"Art in the Year 2000"

Sunday, June 15, 1969


WNYC archives id: 8656

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John H. Baur

Thursday, April 24, 1969

Views on Art host, Ruth Bowman speaks with John Baur, director of the Whitney Museum of American Art.

John Baur is on the show to discuss the current exhibition: Contemporary American Sculpture: Selection 2, funded in part by the Howard and Jean Lipman Foundation. The Lipmans were ...

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