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Oral history interview with Jackie Winsor, 1990-1992

Oral history interview with Jackie Winsor, 1990-1992

Winsor, Jackie, 1941-

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: Transcript: 255 pages

Format: Originally recorded on 10 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 20 digital wav files. Duration is 14 hr., 17 min.

Summary: An interview of Jackie Winsor conducted 1990-1992, by Lewis Kachur, for the Archives of American Art. Winsor describes her childhood in Newfoundland and New Brunswick, Canada; her art education at Massachusetts College of Art and Rutgers University; moving to New York City and the art scene there, especially SoHo; the development of her artwork; and a trip to India.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jackie Winsor (1941- ) is a sculptor from New York, N.Y.

Provenance

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. Funding for these interviews provided by the Lannan Foundation.

Funding

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.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Jackie Winsor, 1990-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.