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Calvin Tomkins

Calvin Tomkins was born on December 17, 1925 in Orange, New Jersey, USA. He is a writer, known for Kraft Theatre (1947), Star Tonight (1955) and The Journals of Lewis and Clark (1965). See full bio »

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Known For

Kraft Theatre Writer
Star Tonight Writer
Robert Rauschenberg: Man at Work Self - New Yorker Magazine


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 1965 The Journals of Lewis and Clark (Documentary)
 1956-1957 Kraft Theatre (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Roaring Twentieth (1957) ... (written by)
- Shadow of Evil (1956) ... (written by)
  Star Tonight (TV Series) (adaptation - 3 episodes, 1955 - 1956) (writer - 1 episode, 1956)
- Shadow of Evil (1956) ... (adaptation)
- The Chevigny Man (1956) ... (adaptation)
- The Big Fifteenth (1956) ... (writer)
- Visitation (1955) ... (adaptation)
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 2020 Marcel Duchamp: Art of the Possible (Documentary)
Self - Art Critic
 2015 Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict (Documentary)
 2010 Paris: The Luminous Years (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 Who Gets to Call It Art? (Documentary)
 1997 Robert Rauschenberg: Man at Work (Documentary)
Self - New Yorker Magazine
 1995 Nam June Paik: Selected Videos, 1966-1995, Program One (Video)
Self (as Calvin Tompkins)
 1990 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- John Cage: I Have Nothing to Say and I Am Saying It (1990) ... Self (as Calvin Tompkins)
 1975 Edited for Television (Video short)
Self - Interviewer (as Calvin Tompkins)

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Other Works:

Book: "Living Well is the Best Revenge", 1962.

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Calvin Tompkins

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