1 sound cassette : analog ; 1 hr., 27 min., 27 sec.
Irwin is interviewed before a group, with a question and answer session at the end. He discusses his process for creating art, teaching art, and larger questions of mankind. Recording begins and ends abruptly. The final 14 minutes is an interview of Irwin by Jan Butterfield without an audience, which also begins abruptly. They discuss various New York art critics.
Interview with Robert Irwin, 1971 April. Jan Butterfield papers, 1950-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560