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Oral history interview with Jim Woods, 1972 December 20

Woods, James M., 1935-2006

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 12 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of Jim Woods conducted 1972 December 20, by Allen Bassing, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jim Woods (1935-2006) was an art administrator in Los Angeles, California. Founded Studio Watts Workshop in 1964.


This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Item is a transcript.

Patrons must use transcript.

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Jim Woods, 1972 December 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.