Oral history interview with D.G. Smalling
TitleOral history interview with D.G. Smalling
DescriptionD.G. Smalling, a professional artist, talks about his childhood and his international travels that have impacted his art. He describes his technique and subject matter and how important it is to him to show movement in his art. Smalling mentions some people who have greatly helped him and discusses some of the non-art related work he has done over the years. He also addresses his tribal heritage and family history.
InterviewerLittle Thunder, Julie Pearson
KeywordOklahoma Native Artists; Creative process; Choctaw heritage
SubjectIndians of North America; Artists; Interviews; Pen drawing; Portrait painting
SpatialOklahoma City, Oklahoma; Switzerland; South Africa
Citation of materialOklahoma Oral History Research Program-Oklahoma State University