Lynda Benglis Oral History

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

Lynda Benglis: Water Sources, 2015, was the first exhibition centered around the outdoor water fountains that the artist has been developing since the early 1980s. In this interview, Benglis discusses her early work, the influence of varied landscapes on her sculptural forms and choice of materials, and the interest in water and flow that she has explored throughout her career.
Interview Transcript
Interview with
Lynda Benglis
Conducted by
Sarah Dziedzic
Interview Date
March 27, 2018
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The transcript is open for research use.
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Artworks Discussed
North South East West

Lynda Benglis

North South East West, 1988/2009/2014–15


Lynda Benglis

Nu, 1974

Exhibitions and programs discussed

Lynda Benglis: Water Sources

May 16 – November 8, 2015