The New School Archives Digital Collections

Parsons School of Design oral history program ➔ Audio interview with Melvin Dwork (2 of 2)


Related people/organizations

Melvin Dwork (depicts)
Jeanne F. Swadosh (depicts)

Date

January 20 2011

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Identifier:

PC070102_Dwork_20110120

MLA Citation:

Audio interview with Melvin Dwork (2 of 2). January 20 2011. Parsons School of Design oral history program. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Mar 2019

Description TRANSCRIPT


In this audio recording conducted by archivist Jeanne Swadosh in Melvin Dwork's Manhattan home, Dwork discusses his professional practices as an interior designer. The interview touches upon the contexts in which Dwork acquired the knowledge and skills needed to succeed as a designer. Dwork also reflects on the teaching of interior design and changing fashions.