All Posts by Nancy Perloff

As curator of modern and contemporary collections at the Getty Research Institute, I am an art historian and a musicologist. In January 2017, I published the book, Explodity: Sound, Image, and Word in Russian Futurist Book Art, based primarily on the collections of Russian modernism at the GRI. I am the senior curator on the exhibition Concrete Poetry: Words and Sounds in Graphic Space.
A Look Inside the Archive of Emmett Williams, Avant-Garde Poet and Artist
Emmett Williams, in collaboration with Rosanna Chiessi and Francesco Conz, Dance Fragments, from the suite Dance Fragments, 1980, silkscreen print, Verona: Edizioni Francesco Conz and Reggio Emilia: Pari&Dispari, edition 48/60  © The Estate of Emmett Williams, Courtesy Archivio Conz, Berlin, Courtesy Rosanna Chiessi / Pari&Dispari

A Look Inside the Archive of Emmett Williams, Avant-Garde Poet and Artist

The friendship, humor, and work of the artist and poet.

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