Ruth Bowman

Ruth Bowman appears in the following:

J. Carter Brown

Wednesday, December 01, 1971

J. Carter Brown discusses the construction of the National Gallery's East Wing,


Robert Indiana and Carl Weinhardt

Monday, November 29, 1971

Robert Indiana on his 'LOVE' sculpture.


James Wines

Monday, November 15, 1971

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

WNYC archives id: 11109


George H. Hamilton

Monday, June 28, 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 ...


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 ...


Ulfret Wilke

Monday, April 19, 1971

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

WNYC archives id: 11108


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

He was inspired by the interchangeability of space and form Mondrian experimented with.


Alfred Frankenstein

Tuesday, September 15, 1970

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, Mills College.

WNYC archives id: 8653


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 ...


Interview with Max Kozloff

Tuesday, June 23, 1970

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 beyond expression? Can artists truly effect change? Art critic and representative of the Emergency Cultural Government, Max Kozloff, grapples with some of these issues in this interview ...


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


Hedda Sterne

Monday, April 20, 1970

Though a working artist for the span of some 80 years, Hedda Stern may be best known for simply being in a photograph featuring some of the brightest stars of the Abstract Expressionist movement in America. In this interview with Views on Art host, Ruth Bowman, we gain some insight ...


Dan Flavin--Florescent Sculpture

Tuesday, February 17, 1970

Flavin calls the gallery system a necessary evil.


Victor D'Amico

Thursday, November 06, 1969

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

WNYC archives id: 8633


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

Thursday, October 02, 1969

Taxpayer funds for the arts.


Dillon S. Ripley

Thursday, September 11, 1969

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

WNYC archives id: 8634


Tom Freudenheim

Wednesday, September 03, 1969

The Smithsonian show behind the Iron Curtain.


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

Sunday, June 15, 1969

WNYC archives id: 8656


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 ...