Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 11 digital wav files. Duration is 4 hr., 17 min.
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.
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Toots Zynsky, 2007 July 27 and 28. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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.
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.
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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001