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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Helena Hernmarck
RLIN number: NXCP89-A23
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: American Craftspeople Project
Description: Early childhood in Sweden, move to England in 1955; Swedish State School of Art, Craft, and Design, 1959; move to Montreal; exhibition of work at EXPO '67 and in subsequent tour of the United States; process of pricing and commissioning work; views on commissioned art; impressions of Edna Martin, Philip Johnson, and I.M. Pei.
Extent: Transcript: 44 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Written permission required from interviewer. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1988. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1987 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Hernmarck, Helena, 1941-
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker date of birth: 1941
Speaker occupation: Fiber artist
Age at speaking: 46
Document date: 1987
Interviewer: Polsky, Richard M.
Locations discussed: Europe; Sweden
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Art commissions; Europe; Oral history; Sweden; Sweden--Description and travel; Textile crafts; Weavers
Topics discussed - Other terms: Hernmarck, Helena, 1941-
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0020737-16178