Mark di Suvero Oral History

Video directed by Graham Mason © Storm King Art Center, 2018

In conversation with Storm King Director and Chief Curator, David Collens, Mark di Suvero recalls some of his early visits to Storm King, and talks about how each of the five sculptures in the collection was created. He also describes the experience of siting sculptures in the landscape, and the opportunity Storm King provides to sculptors of monumental work to see their sculptures reunited in exhibitions.
Interview Transcript
Interview with
Mark di Suvero
Conducted by
Sarah Dziedzic and David Collens
Interview Date
November 17, 2017
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Artworks Discussed

Mark di Suvero

Mahatma, 1978–79

Mon Père, Mon  Père

Mark di Suvero

Mon Père, Mon Père, 1973–75

Mother Peace

Mark di Suvero

Mother Peace, 1969–70

Mozart's Birthday

Mark di Suvero

Mozart's Birthday, 1989


Mark di Suvero

Pyramidian, 1987/1998

Exhibitions and programs discussed