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Reconstructing Ephemeral Art through Archives

Reconstructing Ephemeral Art through Archives

The Getty Research Institute's Anja Foerschner investigates performance art using Barbara T. Smith archival material.

Breaking All the (Editorial) Rules for an Italian Futurist Book

Breaking All the (Editorial) Rules for an Italian Futurist Book

The unruly style and irreverent language of Umberto Boccioni's 1914 book presented a unique editorial challenge for our publications team.

Dealing in the Obsolete

Dealing in the Obsolete

Jonathan Furmanski—a conservator at the Getty Research Institute—talks about preserving and using obsolete audio-visual technology for materials in our collections.

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