Oral history interview with Irwin Hollander

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hollan70
Creators:
Hollander, Irwin
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 June 19
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recording (1 hour)
7 in.
32 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Irwin Hollander conducted 1970 June 19, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Scope and Contents
Hollander speaks of his family background and education; attending the Brooklyn Museum School of Art; travels in Mexico; the Arts Students League; his woodcuts and book illustrations; joining the Tamarind Lithography Workshop staff as a printer and technical director; starting his own workshop and lithography studio; artists using his presses; his partnership with Fred Genis; new techniques in printmaking; the advantages of the hand press. He recalls June Wayne, Sam Francis and John Cage.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Irwin Hollander (1927-) was a printmaker from New York, N.Y.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Prints -- Technique Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Callahan, Harry M. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Francis, Sam, 1923-1994 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Genis, Fred, 1934- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wayne, June, 1918-2011 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tamarind Lithography Workshop Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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