BETYE SAAR—CALL AND RESPONSE—an exhibition curated by Carol S. Eliel at LACMA that traces the genesis between Saar’s preliminary notebook sketches and her finished work—is now on view in Manhattan.
This week, Morgan curator Rachel Federman will present a virtual guided tour of the show.
Through January 31, by appointment.
Friday, September 25.
Noon on the West Coast; 3 pm East Coast.
225 Madison Avenue (at 36th Street), New York City.
Betye Saar, from top: Sketchbook page from U.S.A., Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe, 1988–1991, watercolor and ballpoint pen; sketchbook page for The Weight of Buddha, 2013, ballpoint pen, colored pencil, and wash; installation view, Betye Saar: Call and Response, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, September 22, 2019–April 5, 2020 (closed in March 2020 after pandemic shutdown), image courtesy and © the artist and Museum Associates / LACMA; Sketchbook (1970–1972); sketchbook page from 2009–2010; sketchbook page for Eyes of the Beholder, November 6, 1994. Images courtesy and © the artist and Roberts Projects, Los Angeles.