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Preserving the last bohemian [videorecording] / Courtney Turk, producer, director, cinematograher, 2000

Preserving the last bohemian [videorecording] / Courtney Turk, producer, director, cinematograher, 2000

Turk, Courtney

Muralist, Sculptor, Painter

Collection Information

Size: Master: 1 video cassette (13 min.)

Summary: Documents the collecting procedures of the Archives of American Art, using painter, muralist, sculptor Jirayr Zorthian (b. 1911) as a subject for collecting. The video was produced, directed and videographed by Courtney Turk for he Television Arts class at Loyola-Marymount University, Los Angeles. Participants include Zorthian, Dabney Zorthian, artist John Outterbridge, and AAA Regional Collector Paul Karlstrom.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, muralist, sculptor; Altadena, Calif.

Provenance

Donated 2001 by Courtney Turk

Restrictions on Access

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

How to Cite This Collection

Preserving the last bohemian [videorecording] / Courtney Turk, producer, director, cinematograher, 2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.