Himid, Lubaina 23 of 23).  National Life Stories: Artists' Lives

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  • Recording date

    2006-09-11, 2006-09-12, 2006-10-02, 2006-10-03, 2006-11-06, 2006-11-07, 2007-01-15, 2007-01-16

  • Recording locations

    Interviewee's home, Preston

  • Interviewees

    Himid, Lubaina, 1954- (speaker, female)

  • Interviewers

    Dyke, Anna, (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 23: [38:52] Description of LH’s home of last 16 years. Describes paintings by LH, SW, prints and photographs by artist friends Rory Turner, Christine Scott, IP, Chris Jones. Describes studio; easel; toys; work in progress. [21:30] Detail of weekly routine; admin, meetings, teaching, making art. Spending personal time away from art. [30:25] Not good at holidays; not good at doing nothing. Aspirations now; getting ‘Plan B’ and ‘Naming the Money’ into public collections; to keep making and showing work. Reflects on making this recording. [38:52]

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    Lubaina Himid interviewed by Anna Dyke: full transcript of the interview

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