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Oral history interview with Toots Zynsky, 2007 July 27-28

view Oral history interview with Toots Zynsky, 2007 July 27-28 digital asset number 1
Interviewee:
Zynsky, Toots, 1951-
Interviewer:
Oldknow, Tina, 1955-
Subject:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Rhode Island
Physical Description:
4 sound discs (4 hr., 18 min.) : digital ; 2 5/8 in.
General Note:
Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformated in 2010 as 11 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 17 min.
Summary:
An interview of Toots Zynsky conducted 2007 July 27-28, by Tina Oldknow, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in at the artist's home and studio, in Providence, Rhode Island.
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Toots Zynsky, 2007 July 27-28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
Funding for this interview was provided by the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America. Funding for the digital preservation of this interview was provided by a grant from the Save America's Treasures Program of the National Park Service.
Biography Note:
Toots Zynsky is a glass artist from Providence, Rhode Island. Tina Oldknow is a curator at the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, New York.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Decorative arts
Interviews
Sound recordings
Women artists
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13627
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)272044
AAA_collcode_zynsky07
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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