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Creator:
Clark, Edward, 1926-2019  Search this
Wilson, Judith  Search this
Subject:
Thompson, Bob (Robert Louis)  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1985
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
4 sound cassettes ; 3 hr., 19 min., 27 sec.
Summary:
Recordings stop and start and have hum. Tape 01 and Tape 02, Side 01 content on left channel only. Tape 03, Side 01 has a constant buzz and ambient noise, and portions of discussion are difficult to hear. Tape 02 and Tape 03 Side 02 is blank. Tape 04 content was digitally edited to optimize sound quality. Portions of recording remain difficult or impossible to understand due to constant buzz and muffled speaking. Judith Wilson interviews Ed Clark. Discussion topics are wide-ranging and include Clark's life, art, its subject matter, hard-edge painting, process and technique of Clark's painting, galleries, selling art, Clark's time and working in Paris in the 1960s, racism. Numerous artists are mentioned, including Bob Thompson. Tapes 01-03 were recorded 1985 April 01. Tape 04 is undated but based on flow and content of conversation it is estimated recording was done soon after Tapes 01-03.
Citation:
Edward Clark and Judith Wilson. Interview with Ed Clark, 1985. Judith Wilson papers, 1966-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)24864
See more items in:
Judith Wilson papers, 1966-2010
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_24864