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Oral history interview with Theresa Schwartz, 1965 March 25

Schwartz, Theresa

Conceptual artist


Collection Information

Size: 1 sound tape reel analog

Format: Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 5 min.

Summary: An interview of Theresa Schwartz conducted March 25, 1965, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Interviewee Theresa Schwartz is a conceptual artist. Interviewer Dorothy Seckler (1910-1994) was an art historian.


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.

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Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Theresa Schwartz, 1965 March 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.