Your Name Spelled with Objects, for Jeanette Brown, 1972, by George Maciunas. Los Angeles, Getty Research Institute, 890164. © 2021 Estate of George Maciunas / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Fluxus Means Change: Jean Brown's Avant-Garde Archive


Daily, through January 2, 2022

Research Institute Galleries I and II


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The Jean Brown Collection of Dada, Surrealism, and Fluxus was one of the first comprehensive collections on twentieth-century art at the Getty Research Institute. From Marcel Duchamp and George Maciunas to the international network of artists with whom she corresponded, this exhibition reveals Jean Brown's intuitive and innovative collecting strategies as well as the relationships she saw among the works, connecting earlier avant-garde art to Fluxus, artists' books, mail art, and multiples.

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