About: Natilee Harren

As a research assistant in Collection Development at the Getty Research Institute, I produce reports on new additions to our collections of rare books and archives and assist in preparations for GRI exhibitions. I like to spend most of my time with Fluxus materials from the Jean Brown Papers, which tend to emit noises and smells that disturb other patrons in the Special Collections reading room. I am also a doctoral candidate in modern and contemporary art history at UCLA.

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Remembering Count Panza, Pioneering Art Collector

Panza Archive at the Getty Research Institute

On April 24, Italian businessman and eminent contemporary art collector Count Giuseppe Panza di Biumo, whose papers are held at the Getty Research Institute (GRI), passed away at the age of 87 in Milan, Italy. The first European collector of… More»

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      Eye-to-eye with a devotional painting of Christ.

      This haunting and intimate portrait of Christ is both dramatic and spiritual. Less than a foot high, the panel was made for private use.

      See the full picture here.

       Eye-to-eye connects the peoples of yesterday to you through art.

      10/22/14

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