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Jack Tworkov papers, circa 1926-1993

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Series 3: Interviews , 1978-1982
1 Linear foot
Boxes 5, 9-10

Found here are recordings of interviews with Jack Tworkov on sound cassettes and sound tape reels, and video cartridge, videocassette, and videoreels.
Interviews with Tworkov include one with Ricky Demarco videotaped in 1979. There are also two interviews videotaped and conducted by Helen Tworkov on Tworkov's 75th birthday in 1975. In the interview with her father, Tworkov discusses art, his own work, relationships with family and friends, and thoughts on life, aging, and death. In the interview with her mother and sister, the discussion includes thoughts on marriage, family, and being the daughters of an artist. The end of this recording also includes a brief interview with Tworkov's sister and brother-in-law, Janice and Alain Brustlein.
The remaining interviews are sound recordings, one conducted by Grace Alexander for the show Artists in New York in 1967, one conducted by Michael Newman in 1980, and the remainder by unidentified interviewers. None have transcripts.
The series is arranged chronologically by recording date.
This series has not been scanned. Some of the videos have been digitized for research access.
Description Container Select
Jack Tworkov with unidentified interviewer, undated
4 sound cassettes
5
13
Jack Tworkov with unidentified interviewer, Provincetown, 1961
1 sound tape reel
9
11
Jack Tworkov interviewed by Grace George Alexander for Artists in New York (S67 #3), 1967
1 sound tape reel
9
12
Jack Tworkov with unidentified interviewer, 1968 November 20
1 sound tape reel
5
14
Jack Tworkov interviewed by Helen Tworkov #1, #3-6, 1975 August 15
5 videoreels (1/2 inch)
9
13-17
Jack Tworkov interviewed by Helen Tworkov (excerpted footage), 1975 August 15
1 videocassettes (vhs)
9
18
Rachel (Wally) Tworkov and Hermine Tworkov interviewed by Helen Tworkov #1, 1975 August 17
1 videoreels (1/2 inch)
9
19
Rachel (Wally) Tworkov and Hermine Tworkov interviewed by Helen Tworkov #2-3, 1975 August 17
2 videoreels (1/2 inch)
10
1-2
Jack Tworkov with unidentified interviewer, 1978 November 13
1 sound cassette
5
15
Jack Tworkov interviewed by Ricky Demarco, 1979 May 17
1 Videocartridge
1/2 in.
5
16
Jack Tworkov interviewed by Michael Newman, 1980 May 16
1 sound cassette
5
17
Jack Tworkov interviewed by unidentified interviewer, 1982 March 21
2 sound cassettes
5
18

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