WorldCat Identities

Shikler, Barbara

Overview
Works: 10 works in 10 publications in 1 language and 14 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Exhibition catalogs 
Classifications: ND237.F436,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barbara Shikler
Janet Fish : glass & plastic : the early years, 1968-1978 by Janet Fish( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral history interview with Aaron Siskind by Aaron Siskind( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Siskind recalls his childhood in New York and his early interest in poetry and later photography. He describes the evolution of his own work, the role of various influences upon his work, and the meanings that can be assigned to his work. He discusses the abstract expressionist elements of his photographs and recalls his involvement with painters, including Mark Rothko. He speaks of photographing Rothko's paintings, and describes Rothko's personality. He recalls Barney Newman, Adolph Gottlieb, Paul Strand, Franz Kline, William de Kooning, Joe Solomon, Robert Motherwell, Clyfford Still, and others
Oral history interview with Dorothea Tanning by Dorothea Tanning( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An interview of Dorothea Tanning conducted 1990 July 11-Nov. 5, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art. Tanning discusses life in Illinois, New York, Arizona, and France. She recalls artists Max Ernst, Andre Breton, Julien Levy, George Balanchine, Yves Tanguy, and Kay Sage
Oral history interview with Janet I. Fish by Janet Fish( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An interview of Janet Fish conducted 1988 Jan. 30-Mar. 2, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art
Oral history interview with Ed Weinstein by Ed Weinstein( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Weinstein, Mark Rothko's first cousin, discusses family history, in particular his memories of Mark as a child and as a student at Yale
Oral history interview with Jane Freilicher by Jane Freilicher( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An interview of Jane Freilicher conducted 1987 Aug. 4-5, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art
Oral history interview with Lois Dodd by Lois Dodd( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An interview of Lois Dodd conducted 1988 Oct. 10-Nov. 7, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art
Oral history interview with Ernest Briggs by Ernest Briggs( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Briggs discusses his contact with Mark Rothko, Clyfford Still, and David Park at the California School of Fine Arts. He speaks of the relationship between Rothko and Still, and the activities of The Club. Briggs discusses his own work and career as well
Oral history interview with Buffie Johnson by Buffie Johnson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An interview of Buffie Johnson conducted 1982 Nov. 13, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art's Mark Rothko and His Times oral history project
Oral history interview with Ben-Zion interview by Ben-Zion( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ben-Zion speaks of his family's background in Ukraine and Poland and their arrival in the United States after the death of his father. He remembers working as a writer for a Hebrew newspaper in the Bronx, the writing block he suffered in reaction to Nazi atrocities in Europe, and his turn to art with the patronage of J.B. Neumann. He recalls exhibiting with The Ten, meeting Mark Rothko through the Gallery Secession, and the rift that developed among members of The Ten. He describes his own commercial success, the influence of Jewish tradition upon his choices of subject matter, and his relationship with the Jewish Museum in New York. He discusses a period in which he stopped painting and returned to writing, and his later interest in sculpture. He speaks of his writings and his work habits
 
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Audience level: 0.88 (from 0.68 for Janet Fish ... to 0.99 for Oral histo ...)

Languages
English (10)