Marcel Duchamp passed away 43 years ago on this day. We salute and remember him. (July 28 was the date of his birth)
The classic 1966 BBC (Joan Bakewell) interview, excerpted above, may be seen in its entirety here (on the Dada Companion page (along with details on a variety of Duchamp interviews).
More rare BBC archival footage may be viewed here and here. Perhaps the most useful survey of his career might be this – “Marcel Duchamp In His Own Words” (here, and with a second part, here). Also, essential (and en francais), Jean-Marie Drot’s … Read More