INTERVIEWS

2015 “Oral history interview with Rena Bransten, 2014 May 29 - 2015 July 10.” Interview by Mija Riedel. Viola Frey Oral History Project. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2015.

2014 “Oral history interview with Bill and Peggy Foote, 2014 February 16-17.” Interview by Mija Riedel. Viola Frey Oral History Project. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2014.

“Oral history interview with Louis Mueller, 2014 June 24-25.” Interview by Mija Riedel. Viola Frey Oral History Project. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2014.

“Oral history interview with Sam Perry, 2014 April 29 and May 1.” Interview by Mija Riedel. Viola Frey Oral History Project. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2014.

“Oral history interview with Steven H. Oliver, 2014 September 2-3.” Interview by Mija Riedel. Viola Frey Oral History Project. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2014.

2010 Felver, Chris. California Clay in the Rockies. DVD. Oaks: MVD Visual, 2010.

2007 Whittaker, Richard. The Conversations: Interviews with Sixteen Contemporary Artists. Venice: Whale and Star Press. 66-77.

2005 Viola Frey: Memory Assembled. DVD. San Francisco: Bay Package Productions with Rena Bransten Gallery, 2005.

2004 Frey, Viola. “Larger Than Life.” DVD. San Francisco: KQED Spark*, 2004.

“Interview with Viola Frey, April 17, 2003.” Interview with Philip Linhares. VHS. Oakland: Oakland Museum of California, 2004.

“Oral history interview with Tony Natsoulas, 2004 August 9-11.” Interview by Liza Kirwin. Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 2004.

2001 Whittaker, Richard. “Who Makes Originals, Ever? A Conversation with Viola Frey.” Works and Conversations. 2001.

2000 Jana, Reena. “Viola Frey: Survey of Work 1969–1981.” Ceramics: Art and Perception. September 2000. 83-87.

1998 Bransten, Rena and Trish Bransten. Viola Frey: Survey of Work, 1969-1981. VHS. San Francisco: Rena Bransten Gallery, 1998.

1996 Barnes, Lucinda, Miyoshi Barosh, William S. Bartman, and Rodney Sappington, eds. Between Artists: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interview Twelve Contemporary American Artists. Los Angeles: A.R.T. Press, 1996.

Frey, Viola. “Viola Frey: Narcissism: Artists Reflect Themselves.” VHS. California Center for the Arts Museum, Escondido, CA, April 27, 1996.

Lovelace, Joyce. “’I Don’t Really Collect...’ Tales of the artists’ possessions.” American Craft. December 1995/January 1996. 40-45, 64.

Sims, Shawn Irvin. “Bodies of Clay.” Ceramic Review. January/February 1996. 21-25.

1995 “Oral history interview with Viola Frey, 1995 February 27-June 19.” Interview by Paul Karlstrom. Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project. Archives of American Art. Smithsonian Institution, 1995.

Karlstrom, Paul J. “Regional Reports: West Coast.” Archives of American Art Journal 35, no. 1-4 (1995). 14.

1994 Bransten, Patricia and James Harris. Viola Frey. San Francisco: Rena Bransten Gallery, May 1994.

Tanner, Marcia. “Viola Frey’s Perspectives on Power.” San Francisco Chronicle Datebook. April 10-16, 1994.

1993 Greenberg, Jan and Sandra Jordan. The Sculptor’s Eye. New York: Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 1993.

1992 Chadwick, Whitney. Viola Frey. Fresno: Fresno Art Museum, May 1992.

1991 Clagett, Leslie. “Feats of Clay.” SF Magazine. February 1991. 72-77, 108-110.

1990 “Viola Frey: ‘I call myself an artist’.” CCAC News. Spring 1990.

1989 Lewis, Jo Ann. “The Quake And the Art of Survival.” The Washington Post. October 30, 1989. B1, B6.

1988 Halvorsen, Liza E. “Viola Frey.” In Connecting Conversations: Interviews with 28 Bay Area Women Artists, edited by Moira Roth. Oakland: Eucalyptus Press, Mills College, 1988.

1987 “Philbrook Museum of Art: The Eloquent Object video tape collection.” Six Video Recordings. Philbrook Museum of Art with Cathey Edwards Productions, 1987.

1986 Lawrence, Les. “NCECA Featured Artist Exhibition.” NCECA Journal 7, no. 2 (1986). 17.

Marechal-Workman, Andree. “An Interview with Viola Frey.” Expo-See. Winter 1985-1986.

“Potters on Color: Viola Frey.” The Studio Potter. June 1986.

Richardson, Jan. “An Interview with Viola Frey.” NCECA Journal 7, no. 2 (1986). 20-21.

1984 Burkhart, Dorothy. “The solitary visions of artist Viola Frey.” San Jose Mercury News. August 26, 1984. 18-19.

Cardew, Michael. Glorious Mud. DVD. Toronto: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Enterprises, 1984.

Sims, Patterson and Elsa Weiner Longhauser. It’s All Part of the Clay: Viola Frey. Philadelphia: Moore College of Art, 1984.

1982 Montini, Ed. “Feat of Clay: Art world finally discovers style in ceramics.” The Arizona Republic. August 22, 1982. F1, F9.

1979 Robinson, Lynn. “Report: The Ceramics Symposium 1979.” Ontario Potter (October 1979). 19.

1975 Wenger, Lesley. “Interviews: Viola Frey.” Currant Art Magazine. August/September 1975. 48-50.