Oral History Interview with Jack Prip, January 3, 1997
This video is unedited raw footage intended for post production processing that did not come to fruition at the time of its creation. Digitized from original VHS.
In this film for the RISD Oral History Project, Professor John (Jack) Axel Prip (1923-2009) is interviewed by alumnus Jonathan Bonner, who studied with Prip and received his RISD Masters of Fine Arts degree in Sculpture in 1973. Professor Prip, who restarted the Jewelry and Metalsmithing Department, discusses his teaching and design experience prior to coming to RISD, the development of the Jewelry and Metals program, and various individuals associated with the School during his time at RISD (1960-1980). Directed by Frank Muhly.
Date of Interview
John (Jack) Prip
Jewelry + Metalsmithing
Jewelry + Metalsmithing, John (Jack) Prip, Jonathan Bonner, RISD Oral Histories, oral history, archives, interview, raw footage
Metal and Jewelry Arts
Prip, Jack; Bonner, Jonathan; Archives, RISD; and Muhly, Frank, "Oral History Interview with Jack Prip, January 3, 1997" (1997). RISD Oral History Project. 12.