Artworks from Barbara T. Smith's Coffin series (clockwise from top: Hokusai's Wave, Entheos, Printed Matter, and Time Piece, Pink Rose), 1965–1966. The Getty Research Institute, 2013.M.23

A Conversation on Artists' Books: Barbara T. Smith and Andrea Bowers


Museum Lecture Hall

This is a past event

Artists Barbara T. Smith and Andrea Bowers discuss the topic of artists' books as it relates to their individual practices, moderated by curator Glenn Phillips. Both artists are featured in the exhibition Artists and Their Books / Books and Their Artists, on view at the Getty Research Institute from June 26 to October 28, 2018.

This program is in conjunction with the Getty Center's Friday Flights series.

Extended Hours
Gallery hours will be extended until 9 pm for viewing of Artists and Their Books / Books and Their Artists prior to this event.

An assortment of concessions will be available for purchase outside the Museum Lecture Hall prior to the event. Please note that food and drink are not permitted inside the lecture hall.

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