Oral history interview with Michael Elizondo, Jr.
TitleOral history interview with Michael Elizondo, Jr.
NarratorElizondo, Michael, Jr.
DescriptionMichael Elizondo, Jr., a professional artist, talks about his childhood and how he always felt drawn to art. He explains his art education and some of the different lessons he learned at the different places he studied art. He describes the development of his style and creative process as well as his preferred subject matter and media. He also discusses some the challenges he has faced in his career and some of his goals for the future.
InterviewerLittle Thunder, Julie Pearson
KeywordOklahoma Native Artists; Indian art education; Creative process; Family ties
SubjectIndians of North America; Artists; Interviews; Art, Abstract; Portrait painting; Art--Study and teaching; Symbolism in art
SpatialOklahoma City, Oklahoma; South Dakota
Citation of materialOklahoma Oral History Research Program-Oklahoma State University