Art from the Archives

Feb 2, 2023, 5:30 pm6:30 pm
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Event Description

Please join a conversation between Mitra Abbaspour, Haskell Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, and two Princeton University librarians: Molly Dotson, Graphic Arts Librarian, and Deborah Schlein, Near Eastern Studies Librarian. The trio will present exceptional objects from their collections to reveal the riches of these resources for artists and scholars of all levels.

This event is organized in conjunction with Colony / Dor Guez, an exhibition inspired by research into library archives, on view through February 12, 2023, at [email protected]

In-person at Firestone Library, Special Collections Large Classroom or stream it live

Reception to follow at 6:30pm.

Co-sponsored by Princeton University Art Museum and Princeton University Library.

Dor Guez, Lilies of the field #1, Jerusalem, Mosque El-Aksa, 2019–2020. Collection of the artist. © Dor Guez, courtesy of the artist and Goodman Gallery, London/Johannesburg/Cape Town; Dvir Gallery, Paris/Brussels/Tel Aviv; and Carlier-Gebauer Gallery, Berlin/Madrid 


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