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Kidner, Michael. (4 of 14). National Life Story Collection: Artists' Lives

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:31:35

  • Shelf mark

    C466/40

  • Subjects

    Art

  • Recording date

    1996-03-16 and 1996-03-29 and 1996-04-08

  • Recording locations

    Interviewee's home, London, United Kingdom

  • Interviewees

    Kidner, Michael, 1917- (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Curtis, Penelope, (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 4. Michael Kidner's (MK) sister's influence on MK's becoming an artist; his involvement in art at school; remarks on later experience as artist in residence at Sussex University; remarks on his study of landscape architecture in USA, on his friend Kurt Taylor, and on the approach of war; MK's move to Canada to volunteer for Navy, and jobs in Canada; his service in the Canadian Army during the Second World War.

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    Michael Kidner interviewed by Penelope Curtis: full transcript of the interview

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Kidner, Michael. (4 of 14). National Life Story Collection: Artists' Lives

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