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Oral history interview with Ted Halkin, 2015 July 29- August 17

Oral history interview with Ted Halkin, 2015 July 29- August 17

Halkin, Theodore, 1924-

Sculptor, Painter, Mixed-media artist

Collection Information

Size: 3 sound files (3 hr., 36 min.) digital, wav

Format: Originally recorded as 3 sound files. Duration is 3 hr., 36 min.

Summary: An interview with Ted Halkin conducted 2015 July 29- August 17, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource, at Halkin's home in Evanston, Illinois.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Ted Halkin (1924- ) is a multimedia artist working in Evanston, Illinois. Interviewer Lanny Silverman (1947- ) is a curator at the Chicago Cultural Center in Chicago, Illinois.

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

Funding for this interview was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Ted Halkin, 2015 July 29- August 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.