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Northwest Visionaries video, outtakes, sound recordings, and notes, [ca. 1977]

Northwest Visionaries video, outtakes, sound recordings, and notes, [ca. 1977]

Levine, Ken M.

Filmmaker

Collection Information

Size: Video: 1 videocassette (60 min.) (U-matic) ; sd., col. ; 3/4 in.

Sound recordings (Interviews): 50 sound cassettes.

Manuscript material (notes): 2.0 linear ft.

Motion picture film: 15 cans + film clips.

Summary: Video is a documentary featuring the work of several Pacific Northwest artists, including Mark Tobey, Kenneth Callahan, Morris Graves, Guy Anderson, Paul Horiuchi, Helmi Juvonen, and George Tsutakawa. Artists are interviewed in their studios. Features early film clips of Mark Tobey.

Also included are approximately 500 sections and fragments of film, some unidentified, both negatives and positives, comprising the outtakes from the film; interviews on 50 cassette tapes of 19 of the artists used for the audio portion of the film; and photocopies of notes, both handwritten and typed, made from film and sound interviews of several artists; and a reel-to- reel audio tape entitled "Tobey Music."

Provenance

Donated by Kenneth and Ivory Waterworth Levine, 1985-1987.

Restrictions on Access

Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from: Kenneth and Ivory Levine, Iris Film and Video, 720 West Blaine St., Seattle, Wash. 98118.

How to Cite This Collection

Northwest Visionaries video, outtakes, sound recordings, and notes, [ca. 1977]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.