Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 1 hr., 27 min., 27 sec.
Creator: Robert Irwin (1928-)
Co-Creator: Jan Butterfield (1937-2000)
Description: 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.
Forms part of: Jan Butterfield papers, 1950-1997
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Interview with Robert Irwin, 1971 April. Jan Butterfield papers, 1950-1997. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 11754
- Irwin, Robert
Availability: This item has been digitally reformattted. It is available by appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations by request.