Collection size: 2 sound cassettes.
Collection Summary: An interview of Robert Smithson conducted by Tony Robbin.
Smithson discusses the conceptual theories that he employs in creating his artwork; the relationship between the "site" and the "nonsite" in his work; systems; and maps. Some works are physically described and a list of works and their measurements is read by Smithson.
Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor, New York, N.Y; Born 1938, Died 1973. Tony Robbin, the interviewer is a writer, painter and sculptor.
Gift of interviewer Tony Robbin, 1992.
How to Use this Collection
- Untranscribed; use requires an appointment.
- For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.