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Michael Cummings - ART CART Oral Histories

Michael Cummings; Sophia Dawson; Arielle Teitcher; Research Center for Arts and Culture

Title:
Michael Cummings - ART CART Oral Histories
Author(s):
Cummings, Michael
Dawson, Sophia
Teitcher, Arielle
Research Center for Arts and Culture
Date:
Type:
Interviews
Department(s):
Research Center for Arts and Culture
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Series:
Art Cart Collection
Notes:
This zip archive contains audio files of an oral history interview and a text file describing themes addressed in the interview. For more information about the ART CART project, please visit their website: http://artsandcultureresearch.org/artcart.
Abstract:
Michael Cummings [1945-] is a quilter who began quilting while working a 9-to-5 job. Once he retired, Cummings began quilting full-time. In this interview, he outlines his schedule while working and after retirement. He also describes his quilting and the various pieces and series he has created and is still working on. Many of his pieces have political themes, such as the Civil Rights and Obama series. Another series he describes is the Jazz series. He also expresses his excitement about participating in shows and being a part of ArtCart.
Subject(s):
Older artists
Art
Quilting
Oral history
Arts
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Suggested Citation:
Michael Cummings, Sophia Dawson, Arielle Teitcher, Research Center for Arts and Culture, , Michael Cummings - ART CART Oral Histories, Columbia University Academic Commons, .

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