yellow book cover with image of sculpture figure with flowers growing from hair tied together


164 pages

9.25 x 1 x 12.5 inches

Published by Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College (September 8, 2020)

ISBN: 9780997930634

Alison Saar: Of Aether and Earthe

The first extended monograph on Saar, featuring older and more recent works, gorgeously bound in cloth with embossed details.

This publication accompanies an exhibition co-organized by the Benton Museum of Art at Pomona College in Claremont, California and the Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena, California. Alongside photographic reproductions of Los Angeles artist Alison Saar’s work, the clothbound catalog contains an interview between Saar and the exhibit’s co-curator, never-before-published photographs from the artist’s childhood and poetry by Camille Dungy, Harryette Mullen and Evie Shockley.

Introduction by Rebecca McGrew, conversation with Alison Saar and Irene Tsatsos, artist timeline authored by Alison Saar. Design by Kimberly Varella of Content Object, Los Angeles.