From the Archive
On View at the Getty Center: Greetings from L.A.: Artists and Publics 1950-1980
Along with its neighbor the Ferus Gallery, the Rolf Nelson Gallery became an important outlet for up-and-coming artists working in Los Angeles. This exhibition, Herms’s first at Nelson, marked the beginning of their working relationship, which lasted through the mid-1960s. It was Herms’s first experience at a fully “commercial” gallery.