Art from the Archives


Art from the Archives

Thursday, February 2, 2023 @ 5:30 pm


Special Collections C-10H Large Classroom, Firestone Library

In-person registration for this event is full. Click this link to watch the conversation via Zoom.  

Watch a recording of the conversation by clicking on this link.

Please join us in person or over Zoom for 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. Reception to follow.

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 Art@Bainbridge.

Cosponsored by the Princeton University Art Museum and Princeton University Libraries.

This event will include live closed captions in both English and Spanish. English captions are available directly in the Zoom toolbar by clicking the “CC” icon. To access Spanish-language captioning, open Streamtext, where you can select “Spanish” to see the live captioning.

Para acceder a los subtítulos en varios idiomas, ingrese al seminario web de Zoom durante un evento en vivo, luego abra un navegador web separado para visitar esta página donde puede seleccionar “español” o el idioma de su elección.

LATE THURSDAYS! Thursday evening programming is made possible in part by Heather and Paul G. Haaga Jr., Class of 1970. Additional support has been provided by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Curtis W. McGraw Foundation.  

Dor Guez, Lilies of the field #1, Jerusalem, Mosque El-Aksa, 2019–20. Collection of the artist. © Dor Guez. Courtesy of the artist and Goodman Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa; Dvir Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel; and Carlier Gebauer Gallery, Berlin, Germany