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Waldorf panel on sculpture, 1965 February 17 and March 17

Waldorf panel on sculpture


Collection Information

Size: 6 Sound tapes, (partially transcribed), 7 in.

Summary: A two part panel discussion on sculpture (6 7" tapes), partially transcribed on 141 pages. Participants are Peter Agostini, Will Barnet, Elaine De Kooning, Herbert Ferber, John Ferren, Donald Judd, Frederick Kiesler, Ibram Lassaw, Robert Mallary, Nicholas Marsicano, Louise Nevelson, Isamu Noguchi, Claes Oldenburg, Philip Pavia (organizer), Ad Reinhardt, Rachel Rosenthal, Sal Schwartz, George Segal, David Slivka, and James Wines.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Waldorf Panel on Sculpture was organized by Philip Pavia, who chose the name in homage to the informal artists' discussions held at the Waldorf Cafeteria on 6th St. in the early to mid 1940s, and which later formed the nucleus to the artists' group known as the Club.


Provenance unknown.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original recordings requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Waldorf panel on sculpture, 1965 February 17 and March 17. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.