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Byron Temple pottery workshop, Montgomery College, Rockville, Maryland

Catalog Data

Creator:
Temple, Byron, 1933-  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1981 January 31
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
4 videocassettes (U-Matic) ; 3 hr., 29 min., 11 sec.
Summary:
Recording has grainy image quality and loud hum. Some conversation is muffled and difficult or impossible to understand. Sound is in right channel only. Video 01 restarts from the beginning at 00:03:07. Video 02 includes lunch break 00:35:44-00:39:58. Video 03 can't be fast forwarded. Recording is Byron Temple's pottery workshop at Montgomery College in Rockville, Maryland. Recording consists of Temple working at the pottery wheel, making items such as pots, plates and bowls, while discussing his life, education, career, and differences in art education between England and the United States. Also included is detailed discussion and description of many aspects of pottery making such as tools, materials, methods, processes, and selling one's work. Audience asks many questions.
Citation:
Byron Temple. Byron Temple pottery workshop, Montgomery College, Rockville, Maryland, 1981 January 31. Richard Mower video collection, 1977-1982. 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)25737
See more items in:
Richard Mower video collection, 1977-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_25737