Phillips History on View: Marjorie

One of my favorite photographs in the archives is of Marjorie Phillips in 1969 when she was Director of the museum installing a Hundertwasser exhibition alongside Jim McLaughlin, the museum’s curator. She stands in a room, framed by doorway, giving the viewer a glimpse into the workings of installing exhibitions and putting her front and center, instrumental to the process.

Dear Dove, Dear Phillips, Dear Stieglitz: The Geneva Years

Through correspondence in the Phillips archives, photographs, and more, the Reading Room exhibition Dear Dove, Dear Phillips, Dear Stieglitz explores the relationship between artist, patron, and gallery dealer. Read THE EARLY YEARS, 1912-1933 THE GENEVA YEARS, 1933-1938 In 1933, following the death of his mother, Arthur Dove moved to Geneva, New York, to settle his […]